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I have been asked lately is it still a buyers market? Yes it is a buyers market in many areas. What make it a buyers market you might say? Generally if you have a 6 mos supply of inventory this is probably a buyers market. Being in a buyers market means a buyer may have more homes to choos fr...
With all the challenges we have experienced in 2008 we arer still Here. Amazing? I don't know I think this year has made the ones that made it better and helped us to be more efficient. My year will end better than I expected so I am one of the lucky ones. I am excited for 2009 as I have mad...
I hope all of you are/have enjoyed your Thanksgiving day. I can say I am full to the top and ate more than I should have. Good luck to those who choose to go out in the crowd on Black Friday. Everyone be Thank ful ---- I am thankful for my Family, Faith, Career, Friends and I could go on and ...
The Market in The Des Moines Metro market is changing all the time up and down but, not large changes. In some neighborhoods the market is slower to sell a home and others is not. One thing thing that seems to be true is the National market seems more grim than our market. I am still keeping b...
REALTORS® have come a long way babyI have only been a REALTOR® For 11 years so some of this information is from friends That have been in Real Estate for many more years than I. REALTORS® use to have to look through MLS Books and cards to find the homes they had to show. My und...
Now is the time to buy a home. Interest rates are good and it is a great time to make the investment. Buyers are now calling to buy their first and second homes. The Market here in the Des Moines Iowa Metro area is picking up a bit and we should advise our buyers that now is a great time to in...
Along with the new year was a lot of business decisions to be made. I enjoyed being part of the RE/MAX network but, felt that moving on to Coldwell Banker Mid-America Group was the best business decision for me at this time. Thank you RE/MAX for having me and Thank you Coldwell Banker for welco...
We have great interest rates and many homes to pick from now is the time to buy a home in Iowa. We also have an opportunity for the sellers to market their home at market value. How is the market in your area?
Funny thing is happening this last week in my market. I have been very busy I have buyers that are ready to look and buy. With more homes on the market we do look at more homes and work harder but, I have decided to take it and enjoy the experience I get practicing my negotiation skills because...
Business planning is an on going process through the year but by December we should be evaluating our current year and planning our next year. Although it is like jumping over many hurdles you can't jump over them all at once so working on that business plan may be a yearlong challenge. Many th...