I’m amazed at the amount of interesting & valuable information available online, as well as from the many people I work with; my buyers, sellers, and colleagues.  Whenever something catches my attention, or helps me to improve something in my life, I want to share it with you.

I hope my RE:STATED blog posts give you the same enjoyment as when I wrote them, and please feel free to share with someone you think will like them too!

All the Best,








Tips for Making a Competitive Offer

There are few things in life more exciting than finding the right home and submitting an offer. Weeks or even months of searching finally pay off as you take that final step. Unfortunately, you may not be alone...others could have already put in offers of their own. A...

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Is It Time to Upsize?

Do you see yourself staying in your current home forever? Even if you love where you live now, you may still be dreaming of the opportunity to move into a better house in a better neighborhood. Will you and your family need more space as time goes on? Are there...

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Maximizing Your Home’s Value

When the time comes to sell your home, the two top goals are to get the maximum value out of the property in the shortest amount of time on market. To achieve these goals, putting forth some extra effort in prepping the home for sale is almost always needed.  Step...

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Appraisals Explained

Appraisals are one of the most confusing aspects of buying or selling real estate for the consumer. When a buyer and seller agree on a sales price, it can be frustrating to hear that the appraisal came in with a value too low. It’s not enough for the principals to...

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Maximizing Your Home Value

Are you ready to list your home for sale? One of the first questions you might have is, “how can I maximize my home value?” Every seller wants to get the best possible price for their home; fortunately there are ways to make sure your potential buyers see the true...

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The #1 Feature Today’s Home Buyers Want

Home sellers and listing agents across the country spend a great deal of time and energy trying to determine what home buyers want. They pour over magazines and read blogs to learn what is the #1 feature they can add or enhance to ensure home buyers find their home...

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The end of the year is traditionally the time when people set goals for the upcoming year. Unfortunately, many struggle to achieve those goals and even find it hard to keep the focus longer than a few weeks into the New Year. To help succeed at reaching the objectives...

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