Julie Adams's Blog Posts

๐Ÿ‘ทโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€โš•๏ธ Happy Labor Day๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐ŸŒพ๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿš’

As you enjoy your well-deserved day off this Labor Day, take a moment to reflect on the importance of workers and their ongoing efforts to create and sustain prosperous societies. Whether you're

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๐Ÿก August Real Estate Market Stats for Mesa County and My Opinion of the Local Market ๐Ÿ™Žโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿก

๐Ÿก August Real Estate Market Stats for Mesa County: New Listings: 327 homes, up by 45 from July 2023 ๐Ÿ“ˆCompared to August 2022, 73 fewer homes came on the market ๐Ÿ“‰Homes Under Contract:

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๐Ÿก Unlocking Your Dream Home: How Much Can You Afford? ๐Ÿก

Are you ready to take the exciting journey toward homeownership? One of the first steps is figuring out how much you can afford to invest in your dream home. ๐Ÿ’ฐ๐Ÿ’ก Tip 1: Calculate Your

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๐Ÿšจ Important Announcement: New Radon Disclosure Law in Effect Today! ๐Ÿก

The Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies Real Estate Division announced (Summarized Statement):On August 7, 2023, SB23-206 Concerning Information about Radon in Residential Real Property

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๐Ÿ“Š๐Ÿ  July 2023 Mesa County, Colorado Market Update ๐Ÿ“Š

๐Ÿ”น Inventory Update ๐Ÿ”น I would like to share the latest update on the Mesa County real estate market! As of July 2023, the inventory of active homes on the market has remained steady, with

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๐Ÿ  Maximize Your Property Value with These 7 Affordable Home Improvement Projects! ๐Ÿ 

Selling your home on a budget? No worries! ๐Ÿ’ฐ You can still increase its value with cost-effective home improvement projects that make a big impact. Here are 7 wallet-friendly ideas to get you

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๐Ÿ›ก๏ธ Protecting Your Investment: The Role of Title Insurance ๐Ÿ ๐Ÿ’ผ

Title insurance is like a shield for property owners and lenders, protecting them from potential financial losses due to various defects in the property's title. When you buy a property, you want to

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Transform Your Home with Professional Staging ๐Ÿกโœจ

Are you planning to sell your home? Want to make a lasting impression on potential buyers? Look no further! We are excited to announce that we offer Professional Staging Services as part of our

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๐Ÿก Which architectural style do you prefer: Craftsman or Modern? ๐Ÿข

We'd love to hear your thoughts on these two iconic architectural styles! Craftsman homes are known for their cozy charm, intricate woodwork, and traditional craftsmanship, while Modern homes boast

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๐Ÿ˜๏ธ๐Ÿ“ˆ Mesa County, Colorado: Housing Snapshot ๐Ÿ“ธ

Did you know that our beautiful county is estimated to have a population of 158,397 in 2023, according to World Population Review? ๐Ÿž๏ธ  Here's an interesting statistic: Currently, 30.9% of

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๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿค  Hold on tight, folks! The Mesa County Fair and Carnival has even more exciting events lined up for you! ๐ŸŽช๐ŸŽ 

๐ŸŒฝ Join us at the Mesa County Fairgrounds for an unforgettable week filled with excitement, entertainment, and mouthwatering treats! ๐Ÿ”๐ŸฟTuesday, July 11: 4 pm to 10 pm Wednesday, July 12: 4

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"๐ŸŒพ Embrace Country Living: Homes with 1+ Acres for Picture-Perfect Charm! ๐Ÿก๐ŸŒณ"

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and experience the joys of country living! ๐ŸŒปโœจ Imagine waking up to breathtaking sunrises, surrounded by sprawling green pastures and the soothing sounds

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๐Ÿก Exploring the Four Types of Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) in Grand Junction, CO ๐Ÿก

If you're considering adding an Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) in the City of Grand Junction, CO, it's essential to understand the four types available. Each type has its unique advantages and

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๐Ÿซ๐Ÿก Calling all chocolate lovers and homebuyers! ๐Ÿก๐Ÿซ

They say life is like a box of chocolates, but imagine living in a home that's just as sweet! ๐Ÿซ๐ŸกJust like choosing your favorite chocolate flavor, finding the perfect home requires careful

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๐ŸŒž Enjoying Summer in Grand Junction, CO! ๐ŸŒ„

Summer is in full swing in Grand Junction, Colorado, and I've been having an amazing time exploring all that this beautiful region has to offer. If you're looking for some fantastic summer,

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Happy 4th of July, America! ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ†

Today, as we celebrate the cherished values of independence and freedom, let's take a moment to appreciate the cornerstone of the American dream: homeownership. ๐ŸกโœจOn this special day, we honor

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๐ŸŒฒ๐Ÿฅพ Monument Canyon Loop Trail Adventure! ๐Ÿ”๏ธ๐Ÿ‘

Just completed an incredible hike on the Monument Canyon Loop Trail! ๐Ÿšถ‍โ™€๏ธโœจ This moderate 4.5-mile trek was totally worth every step. The stunning vistas, breathtaking rock formations,

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๐ŸŒพ๐Ÿ… Discover the Bounty of Local Farmer's Markets! ๐Ÿฅฆ

๐ŸŒฑ Hello, food lovers and community enthusiasts! ๐ŸŒป Are you ready to experience the freshest produce and support our local farmers? ๐Ÿšœ Get ready for a mouthwatering adventure at our beloved

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๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŒ Celebrate National Social Media Day with Me and Discover Your Dream Home! ๐Ÿก๐Ÿ“ฑ๐Ÿ’ป

Hello everyone! ๐ŸŒŸ Today, as we commemorate National Social Media Day, let's embrace the power of virtual connections and embark on an exciting journey of finding your dream home! ๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿ”‘๐Ÿ 

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๐Ÿ“ธ Unlocking Your Dream Home: The Power of Real Estate Photography ๐Ÿกโœจ

Are you on the hunt for your dream home? Look no further! Real estate photography is here to revolutionize your house-hunting journey. ๐Ÿ—๏ธโœจ Let's dive into how professional photography,,

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๐Ÿ’ก Knowledge is Power: Stay Updated with Our ๐Ÿ“† Monthly Real Estate Market Reports! ๐Ÿ“Š๐Ÿ“ˆ

๐Ÿ”Ž Looking to stay on top of the real estate market in your desired location? ๐Ÿ“ˆ Want to receive personalized monthly market reports tailored to your specific search area, city, county,

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๐Ÿก๐Ÿ“ฆ Moving Tips 101: Your Must-Know Guide! ๐Ÿ“ฆ๐Ÿก

๐Ÿšš๐Ÿ”‘ Buying or selling a home soon? Get ready for the big move with these essential tips! ๐Ÿ“โœ…1๏ธโƒฃ Declutter & Organize: Start by sorting through your belongings. Donate, sell, or

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๐ŸŒ๏ธโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿšตโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿšฃโ€โ™€๏ธ "Live life to the fullest, in a home that matches your lifestyle." ๐Ÿ—๏ธ๐Ÿก

๐ŸŒ๏ธ‍โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿšต‍โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿšฃ‍โ™€๏ธ "Live life to the fullest, in a home that matches your lifestyle." ๐Ÿ—๏ธ๐Ÿก At Lifestyle Living Real Estate, we understand the importance of

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๐Ÿก Join us for an Open House on June 25th from 1-3 PM at 1905 Orchard Ave!๐Ÿš—๐Ÿ™‹โ€โ™€๏ธ

๐ŸŽ‰ Welcome to 1905 Orchard Ave! ๐ŸŒณโœจ This marvelous home is a spacious residence offering an active lifestyle with its prime location near Colorado Mesa University and Downtown Grand. ๐Ÿ

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๐Ÿก Looking to Buy or Sell Real Estate? Call Me Today! ๐Ÿ“ž

๐Ÿก Live Life to the Fullest in a Home That Matches Your Lifestyle! ๐ŸŒŸ๐Ÿ“ข Hello, neighbors and friends! Are you ready to embark on a real estate journey that aligns perfectly with your unique

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๐ŸŒผ Wildflowers: A Timeless Beauty ๐ŸŒผ

Hello everyone! Can we take a moment to appreciate the breathtaking beauty of Sphaeralcea flowers at the Colorado National Monument right now? ๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒบ๐ŸŒผ They're absolutely stunning! ๐ŸŒˆโœจI've

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๐Ÿ ๐ŸŒฌ๏ธ Understanding Different Types of HVAC Systems When Buying a House! ๐ŸŒก๏ธ๐Ÿ’จ

Are you in the process of buying a new home? It's crucial to familiarize yourself with the various types of HVAC systems available. Let's explore the four common types below, so you can make an

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๐Ÿ  Attention First Time Homebuyers! ๐ŸŽ‰

https://guides.mykcm.com/?g=fthb&contactId=311283Introducing our FREE Homebuyer's Guide! ๐Ÿ“š Inside, you'll find everything you need to kickstart your journey towards homeownership. Let's take

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๐Ÿก Home Buying FAQs: What If the Seller Backs Out After Accepting Your Offer? ๐Ÿค”๐Ÿ’”

๐Ÿ” Ever wondered what would happen if the seller backs out of the deal after accepting your offer? Let's shed some light on this common concern. ๐Ÿ’กโ“ Question: "What happens if the seller backs

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๐Ÿ”” Honoring Juneteenth: The Path to ๐Ÿ  Homeownership and ๐Ÿ’ฐ Economic Empowerment

๐Ÿ”” Honoring Juneteenth! Today, we celebrate the historic moment when freedom finally reached all enslaved African Americans in the United States. It's a day to honor the resilience, strength, and

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๐Ÿ  Happy Father's Day to all the amazing dads out there! ๐ŸŽ‰

Today, we celebrate not only the incredible fathers in our lives but also the cherished role they play in creating and nurturing our homes. ๐ŸกโœจJust like a house needs a strong foundation, dads

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๐Ÿš›๐Ÿง”Happy National Garbage Man Day! ๐Ÿง”๐Ÿš›

Today, let's recognize the vital role of our garbage collectors in keeping our communities clean, healthy, and safe. ๐Ÿš›๐Ÿ—‘๏ธ They tirelessly work to prevent trash from accumulating in our,

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๐ŸŒŸ Client Testimonial Appreciation Post ๐ŸŒŸ

I am absolutely thrilled and grateful to share this incredible testimonial from one of my recent clients! ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿก"There are realtors who just get the sale, and there are some realtors who may go

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๐Ÿก๐ŸŒ„ Looking to buy a home in Grand Junction, Colorado? Here are four key factors to consider for a perfect home sweet home! ๐Ÿ”๏ธโœจ

1๏ธโƒฃ Location, Location, Location: When searching for your dream home, pay close attention to the neighborhood and its surroundings. Grand Junction offers a diverse range of areas, each with its

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๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ†“ FREE Real Estate Buyers Guide Available Now! ๐Ÿ ๐Ÿ”‘

๐Ÿ“– Get Your FREE Real Estate Buyers Guide Now! ๐Ÿ†“Are you ready to embark on the exciting journey of buying your dream home? ๐Ÿ ๐ŸŒŸ Look no further! We're thrilled to offer you a comprehensive

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๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐ŸŠโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿคธโ€โ™€๏ธ"Creating Memories: Find Homes with Enchanting Backyards on National Children's Day! ๐ŸŒˆ๐Ÿกโœจ"

Discover a home where imagination and adventure come to life in the most enchanting way! ๐ŸŒณโœจ"The backyard is priceless" at our extraordinary properties, offering endless opportunities for your

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๐Ÿก๐Ÿ’ฐ 7 Essential Tips for Pricing Your Home to Sell! ๐Ÿ’ผ๐Ÿ“Š

One of the biggest challenges for sellers is setting the right price for their home. Pricing too high may deter potential buyers, while pricing too low can mean leaving money on the table. So, how

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๐Ÿก Wondering how much your home is worth in today's market? ๐Ÿ“ˆ

Look no further! Click on the link below to get a FREE valuation and find out the current value of your property. ๐Ÿ’ฐ๐Ÿก๐Ÿ”— https://julieadams.llre.co/seller/valuation/Whether you're planning to

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๐Ÿ“š ๐Ÿก๐Ÿ“š Discover the secrets to selling your home with our FREE Real Estate Sellers Guide! ๐Ÿ“š ๐Ÿก๐Ÿ“š

Unlock the power of knowledge and learn insider tips, tricks, and strategies to maximize your property's potential and attract the perfect buyer. Gain valuable insights on:Should I Sell My House

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๐Ÿ ๐Ÿšซ๐Ÿœ Keeping our home safe and pest free! ๐Ÿšซ๐Ÿญ๐Ÿก

Did you know that pest control is an essential aspect of protecting our homes and ensuring a comfortable living environment? Let's dive into why it's so important to keep those pesky intruders at!

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๐ŸŒ๐ŸŒฟ Together, let's recycle for a greener and brighter future! โ™ป๏ธ๐ŸŒŽ๐Ÿ’š

๐ŸŒโ™ป๏ธ Let's make a difference together! ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒŽJoin the recycling movement and help protect our beautiful planet. โ™ป๏ธ๐ŸŒฟ Every small action counts towards creating a sustainable future for

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Securing Your Dream Home: Why you may want to consider a Home Security System

๐Ÿ ๐Ÿ’ช Enhancing Safety & Security: The Power of Home Security Systems! ๐ŸšจโœจMoving into a new home? Ensuring your safety and peace of mind is crucial. That's where a home security system

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Check out some of these amazing hiking trails in Mesa County!

๐ŸŒฒ๐Ÿž๏ธ Join us on Take a Hike Day! ๐Ÿฅพ๐ŸŒณToday is the perfect day to lace up your hiking boots, embrace the great outdoors, and embark on an unforgettable adventure! It's time to leave the

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National Home Ownership Month!

"๐Ÿ  Unlocking the Key to Happiness: The Joys of Home Ownership! ๐Ÿ—๏ธ Home is where the heart is, and there's something truly magical about owning your own piece of paradise. Today, we're

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Why You May Want an Energy Efficient Home

Why You May Want an Energy-Efficient Home [INFOGRAPHIC]Some HighlightsSince inflation is increasing the cost of goods and services, it may make sense to look for an energy-efficient home.Energy

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Whatโ€™s the Difference Between a Home Inspection and an Appraisal?

What’s the Difference Between a Home Inspection and an Appraisal?If you’re planning to buy a home, an inspection is an important step in the process. It assesses the condition of the

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Falling out of Love with Your House? It May Be Time To Move.

Falling out of Love with Your House? It May Be Time To Move.Owning a home means having a place that’s solely your own and provides the space, features, and location you and your loved ones.

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5 Reasons Millennials Are Buying Homes

5 Reasons Millennials Are Buying HomesIn the United States, there are over 72 million millennials. If you’re part of that generation and have thought about buying a home, you aren’t.

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Think Twice Before Waiting for Lower Home Prices

Think Twice Before Waiting for Lower Home PricesAs the housing market continues to change, you may be wondering where it’ll go from here. One factor you’re probably thinking about is

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Home Inspections for Sellers: What You Need To Know [INFOGRAPHIC]

Home Inspections for Sellers: What You Need To Know [INFOGRAPHIC]Some HighlightsThe inspection is a major part of the home selling process.Many buyers used to waive inspections to be more

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Want To Sell Your House This Spring? Price It Right.

Want To Sell Your House This Spring? Price It Right.Over the last year, the housing market’s gone through significant change. While it’s still a sellers’ market, homes that are

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Your Tax Refund Can Help You Achieve Your Homebuying Goals

Your Tax Refund Can Help You Achieve Your Homebuying GoalsHave you been saving up to buy a home this year? If so, you know there are a variety of expenses involved – from your down payment to

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The Big Advantage If You Sell This Spring

The Big Advantage If You Sell This SpringThinking about selling your house? If you’ve been waiting for the right time, it could be now while the supply of homes for sale is so low. HousingWire

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Homebuyer Activity Shows Signs of Warming Up for Spring

Homebuyer Activity Shows Signs of Warming Up for SpringThe spring season appears to be warming up in housing as more and more buyers enter the market. And after rising mortgage rates sidelined so

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The Key Advantage of Investing in a Home [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Key Advantage of Investing in a Home [INFOGRAPHIC]Some HighlightsBuying a home is a major way to build wealth and gain financial stability.That’s why, across different income levels, the

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Why Arenโ€™t Home Prices Crashing?

Why Aren’t Home Prices Crashing?There have been a lot of shifts in the housing market recently. Mortgage rates rose dramatically last year, impacting many people’s ability to buy a home.

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Trying To Buy a Home? Hang in There.

Trying To Buy a Home? Hang in There.We’re still in a sellers’ market. And if you’re looking to buy a home, that means you’re likely facing some unique challenges, like

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Two Reasons You Should Sell Your House

Two Reasons You Should Sell Your HouseWondering if you should sell your house this year? As you make your decision, think about what’s motivating you to consider moving. A recent survey from

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How Changing Mortgage Rates Can Affect You

How Changing Mortgage Rates Can Affect YouThe 30-year fixed mortgage rate has been bouncing between 6% and 7% this year. If you’ve been on the fence about whether to buy a home or not, it;

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Facts About Closing Costs [INFOGRAPHIC]

Facts About Closing Costs [INFOGRAPHIC]Some HighlightsIf you’re thinking about buying a home, be sure to plan for closing costs.Closing costs are typically 2% to 5% of the total purchase price

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Weโ€™re in a Sellersโ€™ Market. What Does That Mean?

We’re in a Sellers’ Market. What Does That Mean?Even though activity in the housing market has slowed from the frenzy we saw over a year ago, today’s low supply of homes for sale

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4 Key Tips for Selling Your House This Spring

4 Key Tips for Selling Your House This SpringSpring has arrived, and that means more and more people are getting their homes ready to sell. But with recent shifts in real estate, this year’s

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How Homeownership Is Life Changing for Many Women

How Homeownership Is Life Changing for Many WomenThroughout Women’s History Month, we reflect on the impact women have in our lives, and that includes impact on the housing market. In fact,

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Get Ready: The Best Time To List Your House Is Almost Here

Get Ready: The Best Time To List Your House Is Almost HereIf you’re thinking about selling this spring, it’s time to get moving – the best week to list your house is fast

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Have You Thought About Why You Might Want To Sell Your House? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Have You Thought About Why You Might Want To Sell Your House? [INFOGRAPHIC]Some HighlightsIf you’re on the fence about selling your house, it’s worth considering all the reasons why

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Why Buying a Home Is a Sound Decision

Why Buying a Home Is a Sound DecisionIf you’re thinking about buying a home, you want to know the decision will be a good one. And for many, that means thinking about what home prices are

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Reasons To Consider Condos in Your Home Search

Reasons To Consider Condos in Your Home SearchAre you having trouble finding a home that fits your needs and your budget? If so, you should know there’s an option worth considering –

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The Role of Access in Selling Your House

The Role of Access in Selling Your HouseOnce you’ve made the decision to sell your house and have hired a real estate agent to help, they’ll ask how much access to your home you want to

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Whatโ€™s Ahead for Home Prices in 2023

What’s Ahead for Home Prices in 2023Over the past year, home prices have been a widely debated topic. Some have said we’ll see a massive drop in prices and that this could be a repeat of

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Hereโ€™s Why the Housing Market Isnโ€™t Going To Crash [INFOGRAPHIC]

Here’s Why the Housing Market Isn’t Going To Crash [INFOGRAPHIC]Some HighlightsToday’s housing market is different than it was in 2008.Lending standards have tightened,

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Balancing Your Wants and Needs as a Homebuyer This Spring

Balancing Your Wants and Needs as a Homebuyer This SpringThough there are more homes for sale now than there were at this time last year, there’s still an undersupply with fewer houses

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What Buyer Activity Tells Us About the Housing Market

What Buyer Activity Tells Us About the Housing MarketThough the housing market is no longer experiencing the frenzy of a year ago, buyers are showing their interest in purchasing a home. According

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An Expert Gives You Clarity in Todayโ€™s Housing Market

An Expert Gives You Clarity in Today’s Housing MarketThe housing market has been going through shifts lately. That’s why it’s so important to work with an industry professional who

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Leverage Your Equity When You Sell Your House

Leverage Your Equity When You Sell Your HouseOne of the benefits of being a homeowner is that you build equity over time. By selling your house, that equity can be used toward purchasing your next

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Buying a Home May Make More Sense Than Renting [INFOGRAPHIC]

Buying a Home May Make More Sense Than Renting [INFOGRAPHIC]Some HighlightsIf you’re trying to decide whether to rent or buy a home, there are a few things you should consider.Homeownership

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4 Tips for Making Your Best Offer on a Home

4 Tips for Making Your Best Offer on a HomeAre you planning to buy a home this spring? Though things are more balanced than they were at the height of the pandemic, it’s still a sellers’

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2 Things Sellers Need To Know This Spring

2 Things Sellers Need To Know This SpringA lot has changed over the past year, and you might be wondering what’s in store for the spring housing market. If you’re planning to sell your

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Could a Multigenerational Home Be the Right Fit for You?

Could a Multigenerational Home Be the Right Fit for You?During the pandemic, many of us reexamined the meaning of home for ourselves and our loved ones. Today, that can be seen in the recent rise in

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Is It Really Better To Rent Than To Own a Home Right Now?

Is It Really Better To Rent Than To Own a Home Right Now?You may have seen reports in the news recently saying it’s better to rent right now than it is to own your home. But before you let

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Where Will You Go After You Sell Your House? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Where Will You Go After You Sell Your House? [INFOGRAPHIC]Some HighlightsIf you’re thinking of selling your house, be sure to explore all the options you have for your next home.Both newly

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Equity Gains for Todayโ€™s Homeowners

Equity Gains for Today’s HomeownersToday’s homeowners are sitting on significant equity, even as home price appreciation has eased recently. If you’re a homeowner, your net worth

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An Expert Makes All the Difference When You Sell Your House

An Expert Makes All the Difference When You Sell Your HouseIf you’re thinking of selling your house, it’s important to work with someone who understands how the market is changing and

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What You Should Know About Rising Mortgage Rates

What You Should Know About Rising Mortgage RatesAfter steadily falling over the winter, mortgage rates have started to rise in recent weeks. This is concerning to some potential homebuyers as the

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One Major Benefit of Investing in a Home

One Major Benefit of Investing in a HomeOne of the many reasons to buy a home is that it’s a major way to build wealth and gain financial stability. According to Freddie Mac:“Building

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Checklist for Selling Your House This Spring [INFOGRAPHIC]

Checklist for Selling Your House This Spring [INFOGRAPHIC]Some HighlightsAs you get ready to sell your house, there are specific things you can add to your to-do list.These include decluttering,

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How To Make Your Dream of Homeownership a Reality

How To Make Your Dream of Homeownership a RealityAccording to a recent Harris Poll survey, 8 in 10 Americans say buying a home is a priority, and 28 million Americans actually plan to buy within the

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A Smaller Home Could Be Your Best Option

A Smaller Home Could Be Your Best OptionMany people are reaching the point in their lives when they need to decide where they want to live when they retire. If you’re a homeowner approaching

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The Two Big Issues the Housing Marketโ€™s Facing Right Now

The Two Big Issues the Housing Market’s Facing Right NowThe biggest challenge the housing market’s facing is how few homes there are for sale. Mark Fleming, Chief Economist at First

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Spring into Action: Boost Your Homeโ€™s Curb Appeal with Expert Guidance

Spring into Action: Boost Your Home’s Curb Appeal with Expert GuidanceTo sell your home this spring, it may need more preparation than it would have a year or two ago. Today’s housing

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The Spring Housing Market Could Be a Sweet Spot for Sellers [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Spring Housing Market Could Be a Sweet Spot for Sellers [INFOGRAPHIC]Some HighlightsThe biggest challenge in the housing market is how few houses there are for sale compared to the number of

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Wondering Whatโ€™s Going on with Home Prices?

Wondering What’s Going on with Home Prices?The recent changes in home prices are top of mind for many as the housing market begins gearing up for spring. It can be hard to navigate misleading

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Should You Consider Buying a Newly Built Home?

Should You Consider Buying a Newly Built Home?If you’re thinking about buying a home, you might be focusing on previously owned ones. But with so few houses for sale today, it makes sense to

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Why Itโ€™s Easy To Fall in Love with Homeownership

Why It’s Easy To Fall in Love with HomeownershipNo matter how the housing market changes, there are some things about owning a home that never change—like the personal benefits it can

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What You Should Know About Closing Costs

What You Should Know About Closing CostsBefore you buy a home, it’s important to plan ahead. While most buyers consider how much they need to save for a down payment, many are surprised by the

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How To Win as a Buyer in Todayโ€™s Housing Market [INFOGRAPHIC]

How To Win as a Buyer in Today’s Housing Market [INFOGRAPHIC]Some HighlightsIn today’s housing market, you can still be the champion if you have the right team and strategy.To win as a

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Why Todayโ€™s Housing Market Isnโ€™t Headed for a Crash

Why Today’s Housing Market Isn’t Headed for a Crash67% of Americans say a housing market crash is imminent in the next three years. With all the talk in the media lately about shifts in

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Number of Homes for Sale Up from Last Year, but Below Pre-Pandemic Years

Number of Homes for Sale Up from Last Year, but Below Pre-Pandemic YearsThe biggest challenge in the housing market right now, and likely for years to come, is how few homes there are for sale

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How Experts Can Help Close the Gap in Todayโ€™s Homeownership Rate

How Experts Can Help Close the Gap in Today’s Homeownership RateAs we celebrate Black History Month, we reflect on the past and present experiences of Black Americans. This includes the path

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The Top Reasons for Selling Your House

The Top Reasons for Selling Your HouseMany of today’s homeowners bought or refinanced their homes during the pandemic when mortgage rates were at history-making lows. Since rates doubled in

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You May Not Need as Much as You Think for Your Down Payment [INFOGRAPHIC]

You May Not Need as Much as You Think for Your Down Payment [INFOGRAPHIC]Some HighlightsMany people believe you need to put down 20% of the purchase price when you buy a home. But recent homebuyers

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Experts Forecast a Turnaround in the Housing Market in 2023

Experts Forecast a Turnaround in the Housing Market in 2023The housing market has gone through a lot of change recently, and much of that was a result of how quickly mortgage rates rose last year,

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