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Add a Romantic Touch to Your Open House

Add a Romantic Touch to Your Open House

When staging your home for an open house, consider connecting to the season and add a romantic touch to give your home that memorable “I see myself living here” quality. How to Add the Romantic Touch Today is Valentine’s Day,…

Home Selling with Pets – Quandary, Dilemma or Benefit

Home Selling with Pets – Quandary, Dilemma or Benefit

Quandary, Dilemma or Benefit Home Selling with Pets brings out strong emotions with people – both negative and positive.  Many home buyers do not wish to smell pet odors when they’re looking at a potential new home. Nor do they…

Amherst Multi Family Homes – Market Report

Amherst Multi Family Homes – Market Report

Current Market Report: Amherst Multi Family Homes February 3, 2016 There are 9 active listings; the average list price is $206,100, and prices range from $154,900 to $349,900 There are 12 pending/under contract sales, and in the past 30 days there…

Show Me How to Own a Home!

Show Me How to Own a Home!

You are considering a home purchase but you are lost and confused. You can't seem to find the answers you need to start the process. The most important thing to remember is that you can't purchase a home unless you can purchase a home with cash or qualify for a mortgage. So to start the process, you must begin with your finances...

Buffalo Area Open Houses

Buffalo Area Open Houses

Are you starting your search for a new home? If you visit several open houses in the neighborhoods you are considering, you will get a feel for the community. When you are ready to get serious, you should work with an experienced Realtor who…

Tonawanda – Single-family Homes – $200,000-$300,000 – Market Report

Tonawanda – Single-family Homes – $200,000-$300,000 &

Current Market Report February 8, 2018 There are 3 active listings; the average list price is $227,263, and prices range from $212,900 to $239,000 There are 8 pending/under contract sales, and in the past 30 days there has been 1 closed sale for $245,000 after…

Should I Sell As-Is?

Should I Sell As-Is?

One of the most difficult decisions in real estate marketing, the idea of selling “as-is” (without making any repairs, renovations, or upgrades) appeals to homeowners needing to sell quickly or that are cash strapped. Can you do it? Yes. Should…

Valentine’s Day in Chautauqua County

Valentine’s Day in Chautauqua County

Romance is in the air. Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching and you are looking for something unique to do with that someone special this year! Yes, you could do something in Niagara Falls — it is the honeymoon capital of…

FHA Repairs – What really has to be fixed before closing?

FHA Repairs – What really has to be fixed before closing?

FHA Repairs There is much confusion surrounding FHA Repairs for home buyers.  If you are applying for an FHA (Federal Housing Administration) loan, you will need to understand about repairs and how FHA requested repairs may affect your ability to…

Open Houses Don’t Sell Houses!

Open Houses Don’t Sell Houses!

Well Let's talk about how we approach to having an Open House. Expect that an Open House won't sell your home. But some homes are sold through an Open House. An Open House is our opportunity to meet potential Buyers and start the home buying process with them. It might sell another home we have, and an open house we have elsewhere may just sell yours. There are no guarantees.

Fitting Your Furniture in Your New Home

Fitting Your Furniture in Your New Home

The furniture for your new home seemed so perfect on the showroom floor…. Then you get it home and no matter how you try it, you just can’t make that furniture fit in the space of your new home! What…

Disappointing Appraisal?

Disappointing Appraisal?

You’ve found the perfect home at the perfect price and made an offer that the sellers accepted. But, the appraisal came back lower than your offer. BUMMER! What do you do now? Any home financed through a bank or mortgage…