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By Amanda Christiansen, Christiansen Group Realty
(Christiansen Group Realty (260)704-0843)
Comments 8
What an incredible week!  We have been running and running and running and running…  and I love it! We have picked up a few new buyers this week, plus a few new listings, it’s just crazy!!!! We had a pretty cool experience with a buyer this week.  “Tom” came into town for a few days to see some ...

By Brian Kuhns, Fort Wayne Real Estate by Brian Kuhns
(Coldwell Banker Roth Wehrly Graber)
Comments 0
   The following market report includes data from June 1st to June 30th 2009 for residential single family homes in Eel River, Perry and Lake Townships (mls al01) in Northwest Allen County. 80 single family homes sold in June (up 54% from May) Median Sales price was $145,000 Median Days on Market...

By Amanda Christiansen, Christiansen Group Realty
(Christiansen Group Realty (260)704-0843)
Comments 0
Fort Wayne Real Estate Market Reports on SOLD homes for first half of 2009 Houses SOLD in Fort Wayne:  1650 Average LIST price:  $115,100 Average SELLING price:  $108,717 Average SQUARE FEET:  1717 Average DAYS ON MARKET:  82 LEAST expensive home sold:  $200 MOST expensive home sold:  $1,300,000 ...

By Amanda Christiansen, Christiansen Group Realty
(Christiansen Group Realty (260)704-0843)
Comments 4
WIMBLEDON, England Serena Williams beats big sister Venus Williams 7-6 (3), 6-2 on Saturday for her third Wimbledon title. I say..  WHO CARES??????? Did you hear about the 1st Annual SouthWest Fort Wayne 4th of July Open sponsored by REMAX Home Connection?? Well if you haven't heard about it or ...

By Amanda Christiansen, Christiansen Group Realty
(Christiansen Group Realty (260)704-0843)
Comments 6
We have both been running like CRAZY lately and are ready for a nice break!  We have a huge closing today on our very last flip.  It’s a deal we have been trying to close for a long long long long long time.  It will be a nice relief when it’s done. Other than that we have a few showings this af...

By Brian Kuhns, Fort Wayne Real Estate by Brian Kuhns
(Coldwell Banker Roth Wehrly Graber)
Comments 3
     I've posted some of my personal favorite reasons for loving to live in this city in my profile...but Fort Wayne was recently once again chosen as an All American City by the National Civic League.  The NCL's award honors communities that work together to solve issues facing cities and Fort W...

By Amanda Christiansen, Christiansen Group Realty
(Christiansen Group Realty (260)704-0843)
Comments 11
So here we go, installment #3 in my "What I have learned" series.  Installment #1 can be found HERE, and installment #2 can be found HERE.  Hopefully installment #3 can be just as entertaining! I HAVE LEARNED... that listing your brother in law's house comes with MORE pressure than a regular list...

By Amanda Christiansen, Christiansen Group Realty
(Christiansen Group Realty (260)704-0843)
Comments 4
Most of the time when I blog I tend to stick to one subject but today I feel some RANDOM RAMBLING coming on!! Let's see... in the past week or so we have had some pretty crazy and fun things going on.  Here are a few in random order. HEAT:  I'm sure most of the country is pretty hot right now so ...

By Amanda Christiansen, Christiansen Group Realty
(Christiansen Group Realty (260)704-0843)
Comments 7
WHAT A WEEK!!!! Monday and Tuesday were office days, full of setting up showings and hours on the phone with new and past clients and following up with many many things. WEDNESDAY Showings with our new client "M".  Showed 5 houses and she is interested in 2.  We are going to do another search and...

By Amanda Christiansen, Christiansen Group Realty
(Christiansen Group Realty (260)704-0843)
Comments 11
This past week or so has just been NUTS!  The closings keep piling up, the buyers keep coming out of the wood work, and the blogging just has NOT been getting done!!  Trust me, I'm not complaining.  The very last flip that we started last fall is finally closing on Friday.  It has been a LOOOOONG...

By Amanda Christiansen, Christiansen Group Realty
(Christiansen Group Realty (260)704-0843)
Comments 5
As you can see my wife Amanda and I are a TEAM!  I have her back, she has mine, we use our combined strengths to help people buy adn sell houses.  With new clients we both go to the first meeting and get a feel for the client's personality and from there we decide who takes the LEAD position in t...

By Amanda Christiansen, Christiansen Group Realty
(Christiansen Group Realty (260)704-0843)
Comments 3
I woke up this morning and laid on the couch and watched a few episodes of Weeds on DVD.  What a great show! Then at 9:00 I made some coffee and watched Roger Federer finally win the French Open and tie Pete Sampras for most major wins in a career.  I was SO happy to see this: After that I cleane...

By Amanda Christiansen, Christiansen Group Realty
(Christiansen Group Realty (260)704-0843)
Comments 6
I love being a Realtor.  Just LOVE it!  Yes, there are ups and down, blah blah blah, but when the ups out weigh the downs...  that's a GOOD thing!! I have been fighting a cold for a few days now and this morning when I woke up and felt like CRAP I finally decided to give in.  I laid on the couch ...

By Amanda Christiansen, Christiansen Group Realty
(Christiansen Group Realty (260)704-0843)
Comments 10
You ever have those stretches where you have so much going on that you wake up at 3 am and you are WIDE AWAKE because you can’t stop THINKING?? Okay, I know the clock says 5:00 but it was the only pic I could find that fit! So I’m laying there and I start thinking about ALL the things I get to d...

By Amanda Christiansen, Christiansen Group Realty
(Christiansen Group Realty (260)704-0843)
Comments 13
Big changes for my (our) profile now!  My wife and I are officially teamed up and ready to explode!!  Look out Fort Wayne, Jared and Amanda are HERE!!!  Fort Wayne Realtors Jared and Amanda Christiansen Fort Wayne Homes For Sale RE/Max Home Connection Fort Wayne and Columbia City Jared and Amanda...

By Amanda Christiansen, Christiansen Group Realty
(Christiansen Group Realty (260)704-0843)
Comments 6
I started blogging here on Active Rain in January and in 5 short months I am going to hit 50,000 points!  I have really enjoyed learning and making new friends here.  That and the fact that my Active Rain blog has helped me climb the search engines.  In the next few days my profile here is going ...

By Brian Kuhns, Fort Wayne Real Estate by Brian Kuhns
(Coldwell Banker Roth Wehrly Graber)
Comments 2
   The following market report includes data from May 1st to May 31st 2009 for residential single family homes in Eel River, Perry and Lake Townships in Northwest Allen County. 52 Single family homes sold in May (Up 11% from April) Median Sales price was $144,950 Median Days on Market for homes t...

By Amanda Christiansen, Christiansen Group Realty
(Christiansen Group Realty (260)704-0843)
Comments 5
I understand that when you don't sell real estate you just can't understand how everything works in the real estate world no matter how much you think you do!  I was chatting with another agent last week about some of the assumptions and questions of buyers and sellers alike.  Some were just simp...

By Amanda Christiansen, Christiansen Group Realty
(Christiansen Group Realty (260)704-0843)
Comments 2
After one of the longest winters that I can remember it seems like this weather just isn’t making up it’s mind.  It gets warm for a few days, and I mean WARM, like in the 80’s and sunny, then it gets COLD!  I don’t mean winter cold, but in the 40’s and 50’s at night, and rain for the next few da...

By Amanda Christiansen, Christiansen Group Realty
(Christiansen Group Realty (260)704-0843)
Comments 1
I used to have a blog when I flipped houses and let me tell you… it was OUT THERE!  It was an almost daily account of my struggles and successes.  I talked about finding deals, knucklehead contractors, disgusting things we found in the houses we looked at, and many other things. Since I became a...

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