Q&A Topics

Nov. 1, 2019

Is Now the Time for Downsizing from the Family Home?

 

 

Is Now the Time for Downsizing from the Family Home?

(A Smaller Home Very Well Could Be Right for You)


The word “rightsizing” may work better for you instead of “downsizing.” The time for this major life change is different for everyone. Maybe it’s shortly after your ...

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Oct. 22, 2019

Qualifying a Buyer’s Agent

Qualifying a Buyer’s Agent

(Finding Your Dream Home)


Buying a home is an emotionally challenging life-event for most people. It doesn't matter if it's your first home or your seventh, buying a home is a major undertaking. First time buyers always make up a significant portion of the ...

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Aug. 14, 2019

Top 10 Blogs for Seniors to Follow



Top 10 Blogs for Seniors to Follow

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As baby boomers experience retirement, they have a lot to look forward to. We all know the internet is a treasure trove of resources, and boomers have been on the internet since its earliest days. Today ...

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June 12, 2019

How to Understand Your Escrow Account

 

How to Understand Your Escrow Account

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There’s a lot of paperwork and money involved when you purchase your home. Some of the paperwork you come across will involve an escrow account. An escrow account is a way of securely holding money ...

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June 6, 2019

Downsizing is a Step-By-Step Approach

Downsizing is a Step-By-Step Approach

By Chad Schernikau

 

When you come upon the stage of your life where your home is too big for your needs it is time to downsize.  Downsizing can be a stressful time because you have some many memories and possessions. Which possessions you ...

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May 23, 2019

Why You Should List Your House for Sale This Spring

 

Why You Should List Your House for Sale This Spring

 

Most people believe that spring is the best time to sell a house, is it or isn’t it? As with most life events – “that depends.” It makes sense if you want to move while the children ...

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Aug. 5, 2016

6 Questions Buyers Ask When Buying a Home

6 questions buyers ask

I love my job.  Being a Realtor is the best job I have had.  Like any job there are some parts that are repetitive.  Mainly the most repetitive is the questions that I get asked.  That is ok, they are all good questions, but generally there are certain questions that ...

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