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accepting the right offer

How to Accept the Right Offer

8.28.19 | Posted in: Real Estate TipsTips for SellersVideo

In this current market, sellers are finding themselves in multiple offer situations but how do you know you’re accepting the right offer? You’re probably wondering why we’re saying “the RIGHT offer,” arent you? Well, receiving multiple offers has its pros and cons and we really believe in helping people make smart real estate decisions. That’s why […]

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Why does the number of showings report matter?

8.1.19 | Posted in: Real Estate TipsReal Estate VideosTips for Sellers

How does the “Showing Report” add value to you as a seller? Pricing can be one of the trickiest things when it comes to selling your home. It’s a delicate balance of pricing at what your home is worth and ensuring that it’s priced so potential buyers actually discover your listing. The MLS number of showings report […]

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Prepping your Home for Listing on the Market

3.19.19 | Posted in: Real Estate TipsTips for SellersVideo

  Prepping your home to list on the market is essential and critical. With more homes on the market and more buyers looking for updated homes, making sure that you are presenting your home in its best light will help you sell your home. We have entered the spring market and activity is picking up […]

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When is the best time to sell my home?

3.6.19 | Posted in: Real Estate TipsTips for SellersVideo

  If you own a home right now, you’re probably thinking this. “When is the best time to sell?” The market is still hot right now and sellers are getting top dollar for their home, so it makes sense to ask this. But if I’m going to be completely honest with you, homes really do sell […]

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The New MLS “Coming Soon” Feature

7.11.18 | Posted in: Real Estate TipsTips for BuyersTips for SellersVideo

  You may have heard rumblings of a new feature coming to the MLS at the end of summer, “coming soon” listings. With such a low inventory, homes are being more heavily networked before they even hit the market and agents are adding more “coming soon” signs on their listings. The “coming soon” feature is […]

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Using Neutral Color Decor With Accents

5.17.18 | Posted in: Home DesignReal Estate TipsTips for BuyersTips for Sellers

The power of neutral color can play to your advantage on the market because buyers have different tastes in color. This is why using neutral color within your home is something that we recommend to sellers. Neutralizing can help a potential buyer better visualize their family living in your home. And if a buyer can […]

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Paint has Great ROI when Listing Your Home

4.9.18 | Posted in: Home DesignReal Estate TipsTips for SellersVideo

  Over the years, clients have always asked my input on getting a home ready for listing. Some homes are ready for listing right away and others may need a little updating before listing. Nothing major, but small updates such as paint or adding a simple focal wall can go a long way in making […]

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2018 tax reform

Mortgage Interest Deduction Changes for 2018

4.2.18 | Posted in: Real Estate TipsTips for BuyersTips for SellersVideo

Paul Miller and Judy talk through the 2018 tax changes that relate to the mortgage interest deduction. According to Paul, the majority of homeowners should end up paying about the same in taxes and some will even end up paying less in taxes. This is great news but the big thing to think about is […]

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Utilizing Wall Stencils Instead of Wallpaper | Peg of Interiors of Stillwater

3.22.18 | Posted in: Home DesignTips for BuyersTips for SellersVideo

  Peg Melanaphy is a great friend of mine who owns Interiors of Stillwater and her video on oak woodwork was a big hit a few years back, so I brought her back to talk about her new endeavor with wall stencils. Peg recently started Gypsy Mint Stencil Co. and has helped families beautify their […]

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2018 tax reform

Judy and Paul Miller Talk 2018 Tax Changes, Dependents vs. No Dependents

3.15.18 | Posted in: Real Estate TipsTips for BuyersTips for SellersVideo

  Everyone’s talking about the 2018 tax reform, but how will the changes affect you? those with dependents an empty-nester or those without dependents My trusted accounting advisor, Paul Miller with Business by Design, gives simple explanations on what average tax returns could look like next year.

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