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When Selling: Is Opendoor Good or Too Good to Be True?

Posted by on June 19, 2019 in Market, Realtors, Selling | 0 comments

When Selling: Is Opendoor Good or Too Good to Be True?

When something sounds good, we want to know more. That’s what happened when I heard about Opendoor. I have seen the same advertisements that you have. They will buy your house for cash, you save yourself so much time and you can close almost immediately. My team motto is...

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Is Common Courtesy Really Common?

Posted by on June 12, 2019 in Buying, Life, Realtors, Selling | 0 comments

Is Common Courtesy Really Common?

  Is it just me? Am I getting old? Or is common courtesy not so common anymore? More often I see people in public that seem to think the world revolves or should revolve around them. Drivers don’t signal. They cut others off or speed up so someone can’t...

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Tell It Like It Is

Posted by on May 15, 2019 in Buying, Life, Market, Realtors, Selling | 0 comments

Tell It Like It Is

  “I may not tell you what you want to hear, but I am going to tell you the truth.” As a Realtor, this is what I say to clients. I have to say it. I’m obligated. First of all, ethically, I need to. Secondly, I just couldn’t run...

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Heat and Your House

Posted by on May 2, 2019 in Home and Garden, Neighborhood, Selling | 0 comments

Heat and Your House

Things are heating up! Temperatures, the real estate market, and possibly, your house. So what about heat and your house? Well, heat can cause some serious consequences. Thankfully, there are things you can do to prevent, avoid, or fix them. Let’s take a look. Roof and attic. When was...

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Expect the Unexpected

Posted by on April 24, 2019 in Buying, Home and Garden, Life | 0 comments

Expect the Unexpected

Have you heard of the phrase, “house poor?” I never like my clients to use all their cash for down payments and closing costs. It is important to have access to cash and expect the unexpected. When you own a home, you need to be ready for anything to...

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Celebrity Closets

Posted by on April 10, 2019 in Home and Garden | 0 comments

Celebrity Closets

  Confession: For years I have dreamed of having a master closet like you see in celebrity homes. You know, the wall of shoes, handbags on display, color coordinated, separated by season. Well, though you may not have the bank account of a celebrity, you can still have a...

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Nashville Alarms

Posted by on April 3, 2019 in Buying, Guest Blogger, Life, Realtors, Selling | 0 comments

Nashville Alarms

Being a Realtor, clients, friends, and family often ask for vendor recommendations. I have a large list of professionals that I have used or referred. Some come with a disclaimer about their response time or their price. Not the case with CSS Alarms. Justin Krause is the owner and...

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Do you Really Need a Professional?

Posted by on March 27, 2019 in Buying, Life, Realtors, Selling | 0 comments

Do you Really Need a Professional?

  I had a hair appointment this week. My stylist was telling me a story about a lady that came in with almost black hair, colored from a box, requesting that her mid-back length hair be blonde when she left that day. The stylist told her all the things...

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Refinancing – When and How to Do It

Posted by on March 20, 2019 in Home and Garden, Life, Market, Realtors | 0 comments

Refinancing – When and How to Do It

  Have you been thinking about refinancing? Are you confused about if you should refinance? Or do you just need to know how to refinance and what’s involved? Well, I’m a Realtor, not a mortgage professional, however, I can give you an overview and things to expect when refinancing....

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Here Comes the Sun

Posted by on March 13, 2019 in Buying, Market, Selling | 0 comments

Here Comes the Sun

  While it may not seem like the sun will ever shine again and the temperatures will rise, it is happening. The days are already longer. Soon we will see buds popping up out of last year’s mulch, lightning bugs will appear and I will be scratching mosquito bites....

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