Amanda White's Blog Posts

4 REASONS TO BUY A HOME THIS WINTER

1. Prices Will Continue to RiseCoreLogic’s latest Home Price Index reports that home prices have appreciated by 7.0% over the last 12 months. The same report predicts that prices

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5 REASONS TO SELL THIS WINTER

1. Demand Is StrongThe latest Buyer Traffic Report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows that buyer demand remains very strong throughout the vast majority of the

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THE NET WORTH OF A HOMEOWNER IS 44X GREATER THAN THAT OF A RENTER

Every three years, the Federal Reserve conducts their Survey of Consumer Finances in which they collect data across all economic and social groups. The latest survey

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HOW TO GET THE MOST MONEY FROM THE SALE OF YOUR HOME

Every homeowner wants to make sure they maximize their financial reward when selling their home. But how do you guarantee that you receive maximum value for your house? Here are two keys to ensure

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7 HOME RENOVATIONS YOU WILL GET YOUR MONEY BACK ON

Home renovations don't always translate into increased value. Deciding what to spend your money on if you are selling, or just bought a new home, is an important decision! Unless you just won

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Home Renovation Mistakes To Avoid

Remodeling your home? Keep these 14 common mistakes in mind before you start!!Setting an Unrealistic TimelineWe all want to see our amazing redesign plans come to fruition as quickly as possible.

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Property Values And Computer Generated Appraisals

Recently, many in the Real Estate industry have been discussing the fact that we are seeing some lenders start to use AVMs, or automated valuation models, to valuate the probable sales price of a

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4 Colors That DECREASE The Value Of A Home And 5 That INCREASE It

Home color - whether interior or exterior - is usually a deeply personal choice (unless your HOA tells you what color your house will be!). A seller's perfect color can be the reason it is sitting

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The Tesla Solar Roof Is HERE And Cheaper Than Standard Roofing

Tesla started taking orders for its solar roofs in May, and they can be installed now! On average, the Tesla solar roofs will cost $21.85 per square foot, which is cheaper than standard roofing -

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ZILLOW IS DAMAGING HOME VALUE PERCEPTION ON SELL AND BUY SIDE

We've all been there before: "but Zillow said my home is worth $638,000 - why are you recommending we list it at $599,000?!?!" Or, "the Zestimate on this home is only $329,000. Why in the world

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Do This To Double Your Homes Appreciation Rate

Many things impact the rate at which a home will appreciate, or increase in value. According to Zillow and Marian McPherson of Inman News, homes near WHOLE FOODS AND TRADER JOE'S appreciate%

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Benefits Of Selling Your Home This Summer

Are you apprehensive about putting your home on the market in these hot summer months? Here are 5 great reasons to list your home this summer! 1. Demand Is StrongThe latest Buyer Traffic

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