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Location, Location, Location

By Joan | Aug 9, 2016

  Where you buy not only affects the home’s current and future value, but it also affects your lifestyle. Your agent will be able to conduct a more targeted home search if you outline your preferences in neighborhoods and nearby amenities. Here’s a checklist of items you should consider and communicate to your chosen real…

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Practicing Good Seller's Etiquette

By Joan | Aug 2, 2016

Let’s face it: When your house goes on the market, you’re not only opening the door to prospective buyers, but also sometimes to unknown vendors and naive or unqualified buyers. As with any business transaction, there is an expected protocol to how sellers, buyers and their respective agents interact. Should you find yourself in a…

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Creating Your Home Wishlist

By Joan | Jul 26, 2016

  Before the home search begins, your real estate agent will want to know as much as possible about the features and amenities you desire. To help your agent better serve you, analyze what you want and what you need in a home’s features and amenities. Features: Age: Do you prefer historic properties, or newer…

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How to Price to Sell and Still Make a Profit

By Joan | Jul 19, 2016

  The asking price you set for your home significantly affects whether you will profit in the sale, how much you will profit and how long your home will sit on the market. Your real estate agent’s knowledge of the overall market and what’s selling – or not selling – will be invaluable in helping…

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Deciding how much house you can afford

By Joan | Jul 12, 2016

Your lender decides what you can borrow but you decide what you can afford. Lenders are careful, but they make qualification decisions based on averages and formulas. They won’t understand the nuances of your lifestyle and spending patterns quite as well as you do. So, leave a little room for the unexpected – for all…

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Eight Steps to Selling Your Home

By Joan | Jul 5, 2016

1 Define Your Needs Write down all the reasons for selling your home. Ask yourself, “Why do I want to sell and what do I expect to accomplish with the sale?” For example, a growing family may prompt your need for a larger home, or a job opportunity in another city may necessitate a move.…

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6600 Fallon Lane, Canal Winchester Ohio 43110 For Sale

By Joan | Jul 4, 2016

6600 Fallon Lane, Canal Winchester Ohio 43110 For Sale   Canal Winchester, OH Home for Sale! Winchester Lakes one story – corner lot. Roof 2009. Windows 2010. Great outdoor space for entertaining. Fire pit. Shed for storage. View the Virtual Tour for 6600 Fallon Lane, Canal Winchester, OH Schedule a Showing Search All Homes For…

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Eight Steps to Buying Your Home

By Joan | Jun 28, 2016

1 Decide to Buy Although there are many good reasons for you to buy a home, wealth building ranks among the top of the list. We call home ownership the best “accidental investment” most people ever make. But, we believe when it is done right, home ownership becomes an “intentional investment” that lays the foundation…

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Enjoy the equity – don't borrow it!

By Joan | Jun 21, 2016

“In just the last four years, equity for homeowners with a mortgage has nearly doubled to $6.9 trillion. The rapid increase in home equity reflects the improvement in home prices, dwindling distressed borrowers and increased principal repayment.   These are all positive factors that will provide support to both household balance sheets and the overall…

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