Blog – Pea Soup

Real Estate Commissions – You Charge HOW MUCH?

Posted by on December 13, 2017 in Buying, Market, Realtors, Selling | 0 comments

Real Estate Commissions – You Charge HOW MUCH?

  I often hear from consumers that they feel real estate commission are too high. I often hear from real estate agents that real estate commissions are too low. I guess it depends on what side you’re on!  I also train a lot of agents. In doing so, I...

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Nashville Investment Property

Posted by on December 6, 2017 in Brentwood, Buying, Franklin, Market, Nashville, Realtors, Selling | 0 comments

Nashville Investment Property

  Nashville is the “It” city. It has been ranked the #1 housing market in the nation. Depending on the day, we hear that 80-100 people move to Nashville every day. We were named the #1 Minor League Baseball city. We are in the Top 20 cities for tech...

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Change

Posted by on November 29, 2017 in Life | 0 comments

Change

People change – well some do. I believe we are meant to be constantly learning, growing, and, ultimately, being better every day. And I am one of those perpetual learners. I’ve had a business coach for the past four years and I’m in a weekly Mastermind group that helps me...

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What Are You Thankful For?

Posted by on November 22, 2017 in Life | 0 comments

What Are You Thankful For?

  This is the time of year that a lot of us reflect on our lives and count our blessings. This time of year, also, typically makes us more aware of those in need and those less fortunate. What are you thankful for? How are you making a difference...

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What is a real estate closing?

Posted by on November 16, 2017 in Buying, Nashville, Realtors, Selling | 0 comments

What is a real estate closing?

  Ok, you have signed the Purchase & Sale Agreement, all contingencies are satisfied and now it’s time for closing. But what is a real estate closing? Well, your real estate market may do it differently, but I will give you an idea of how most closings happen in...

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DIY or Hire a Professional?

Posted by on November 8, 2017 in Buying, Market, Selling | 0 comments

DIY or Hire a Professional?

  In the world of real estate there are a lot of things that can be done on your own. Whether you are buying or selling, many of the items on the to-do list can be handled by the most inexperienced weekend warrior. On the other hand, there are...

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The American Dream

Posted by on November 1, 2017 in Buying, Life, Market, Selling | 0 comments

The American Dream

  What is the American Dream? Most of us know it as home ownership. Not giving up your money each month, in rent, only to have nothing to show for it at the end of your lease. It’s having something that is all your own, something that you can...

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My House Won’t Sell!

Posted by on October 25, 2017 in Buying, Market, Realtors, Selling | 0 comments

My House Won’t Sell!

  Our market here in Nashville has slowed since Spring/Summer. That has resulted in a lot of frustrated Sellers. They may have put their house on the market at the end or just after the frenzy and now they are waiting, and some not so patiently. “My house won’t...

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Are You Too Big For Your Britches?

Posted by on October 18, 2017 in Life | 0 comments

Are You Too Big For Your Britches?

  Did your mom ever tell you not to get “too big for your britches?” Maybe she said you already were. If she didn’t, you’re better than me! I think my mom probably still says that about me sometimes. And that is why I think this is a good...

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Realtors, What to Look for in a Brokerage

Posted by on October 11, 2017 in Realtors | 0 comments

Realtors, What to Look for in a Brokerage

  Realtors today have a multitude of choices when it comes to brokerages. Where should I hang my license? What is the difference between companies? What does the company provide? And the biggie: What is the commission split? These are all great questions and considerations when choosing a brokerage....

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