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Real Estate Ranked as One of the Best Investments by Americans 

Despite the uncertainty of the past two years, it seems that America’s belief in the long-term investment value of homeownership has been, is, and will always be, very strong. For the eighth year in a row, research shows in a recent survey that Americans regard real estate as the best long-term investment when asked to […]

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iPhone Photography Tips for Real Estate

Beautifully composed property photos are essential to making any real estate listing stand out above the rest on multiple listings websites and social media. While you can certainly choose to use an expensive DSLR camera to shoot your new listing, with a bit of know-how, you actually can use your iPhone to capture those alluring pics.  […]

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Coffee Shops in Central Ohio

11 Coffee Shops in Central Ohio for Your Next Client Meeting

Looking for a quick place to meet up or discuss the home-buying process? Local coffee shops are the perfect spot for a quick pick-me-up while conducting business. We found eleven excellent Central Ohio coffee shops for your next client meeting.   Coffeeology 43 N. Sandusky St., Delaware In downtown Delaware, this eclectic coffee bar offers plenty […]

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Common Homebuying Contingencies You Should Know About

    The housing market continues to be hot, hot, hot!    Generally speaking, it is a seller’s real estate market and anyone planning to buy a home should be prepared for stiff competition. Tight supply conditions and strong demand have made the housing market highly competitive and fast-paced. Quick sales and multiple offers have […]

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Applying for a Mortgage or Pre-Approval? Avoid These Common Mistakes

If you’re planning on applying for a mortgage or pre-approval, there a couple common mistakes you will want to avoid just before and during the process. Take a look at the infographic below and be sure to communicate with your lender throughout the process.       Making a Major Purchase Buying a new home […]

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Buying in 2021? Do This…

It’s no secret that the real estate market was smoking in 2020 and the start of 2021 is starting just as hot. Inventory of existing homes has been at historic lows, and many local home builders are experiencing construction slowdowns as a result of lumber shortages within the industry. In short, there just haven’t been […]

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5 Simple Ways to Show Gratitude in Real Estate

5 Simple Ways to Show Gratitude in Real Estate

Showing gratitude serves ourselves and our relationships in ways much greater than we may recognize. According to Harvard Health Publishing, “Gratitude helps people feel more positive emotions, relish good experiences, improve their health, deal with adversity, and build strong relationships.” Better yet, showing gratitude is a simple gesture to express.    Below are five simple […]

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Pre Approval

Benefits of a Pre-Approval

Today’s hot real estate market is great news for buyers and sellers alike, but it also means you must be prepared to act fast. A pre-approval gives you multiple advantages in this fast-paced real estate market, showing the seller that you are a serious buyer and giving you an edge in the case that there […]

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Home Buying Tips

Five Ways to Involve Your Kids in the Home Buying Process

Whether you are moving down the street or across the country, involving your kids in the home buying process can pave the way for a smoother transition for everyone. Engage your kids early in the home buying and moving process to give them time to adapt to the change. And be honest, answering any questions […]

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House Hunting Tips

House Hunting Checklist

Now that you have decided to buy a home, it’s time to begin your search. The home buying process can be a bit daunting, but these house hunting tips should make the process more efficient and enjoyable. Get Pre-Approved Getting pre-approved for a mortgage has multiple benefits. A pre-approval helps you determine your budget by […]

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