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By Karen Hodges
(Home Sweet Home Tending)
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  Being a second homeowner is great, but the truth is it can be challenging getting home projects done when you don't live in Santa Fe. So what can you do when you want an important landscaping project done right before you arrive for your summer holiday?   Hire a home tender like Home Sweet Hom...

By Michael Umphrey, Michael Umphrey
(eXp Realty)
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The Neighborhoods of Santa Fe, New Mexico- Fish & Chips Posted on May 5, 2011 by Michael Umphrey   I took a quick walk for lunch today to The Second Street Brewery for the best Fish & Chips you will find anywhere.  My office is about 200 feet away and my house is about a block away.  I walked to...

By Emily Medvec Qualifying Broker, Realtor | Serving Santa Fe & Northern NM
(Hello Realty)
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What is there to tweet about tonight on this first night in May? It is snowing in Santa Fe, New Mexico, that's what! Of course, we are the city different. Plus, it was only 83 degrees 48 hours ago. And that was the day I packed away my sweaters for next winter! I think the moral of the story is ...

By Emily Medvec Qualifying Broker, Realtor | Serving Santa Fe & Northern NM
(Hello Realty)
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The American Lung Association completed their 12th Annual State of the Air Report ranking both Santa Fe, NM and Honolulu, HI as the cleanest in all three air pollutant categories. To find out the grade for your state click here.  Breathing clean air is one of the best ways to stay healthy accord...

By Michael Umphrey, Michael Umphrey
(eXp Realty)
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Posted on April 29, 2011 by Michael Umphrey Michael Umphrey Finds a New Home at Barker Realty I am pleased to announce that I’ve taken an important step in my career and have joined Barker Realty. Barker Realty stands out as a medium-sized firm by design and maintains a personal and in-touch man...

By Karen Hodges
(Home Sweet Home Tending)
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If you're a second homeowner this is a friendly reminder that it's time to buy your season tickets to the Santa Fe Opera. The season runs during July and August and this year's lineup is no less spectacular than before.   The Santa Fe Opera will be doing  "Faust", "La Boheme", "Griselda", "The L...

By Emily Medvec Qualifying Broker, Realtor | Serving Santa Fe & Northern NM
(Hello Realty)
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I don't know how they did it or even came up with the question to ask people in a survey, but the folks responsible for U.S. News and World Report put Santa Fe, New Mexico on one of their 10 Best Maps again. Santa Fe, New Mexico is now one of the 10 Best Places to Reinvent Your Life in Retiremen...

By Emily Medvec Qualifying Broker, Realtor | Serving Santa Fe & Northern NM
(Hello Realty)
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Property taxes are on every homeowner's mind today. Will they go UP in when the market is going down? How are property taxes calculated? Are there any tax payer exemptions? Santa Fe County has taken the lead this year in providing an informative set of tips on the Santa Fe County Tax Assessor's ...

By Karen Hodges
(Home Sweet Home Tending)
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  In a home market that has seen its share of downturns, sellers are looking to get the best selling price on their properties. The condition of a home plays a major role in the closing price.  Many homeowners are faced with the burden of having to make a sudden move out of state and leave the s...

By Karen Hodges
(Home Sweet Home Tending)
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I really don't think anyone loves moving day. You may love being settled in your home, but the process of packing and unpacking can be very stressful. The goods news it that there are some simple tips to make it easier. Making a move can be quite smooth as long as you simplify and get organized. ...

By Emily Medvec Qualifying Broker, Realtor | Serving Santa Fe & Northern NM
(Hello Realty)
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Little did I realize or even ever expect when I heard The Temptations sing these words in the last century as I learned to dance by watching American Bandstand that their music would come to mind every time I experienced something like this moment working in this new landscape of real estate. I ...

By Karen Hodges
(Home Sweet Home Tending)
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When you’re on vacation or a business trip, the last thing you want to worry about is what’s happening to your home in Santa Fe while you’re gone.  While it’s not good to be obsessively anxious about what could happen, it’s wise to protect your home as best as you can. Don’t you just hate to come...

By Michael Umphrey, Michael Umphrey
(eXp Realty)
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Starry Night-The Neighborhoods of Santa Fe, New Mexico, 87501 by Michael Umphrey on April 11, 2011 Starry Night-The Neighborhoods of Santa Fe, New Mexico, 87501    Last night I received a call from a neighbor of a vacant home I have listed for sale. She lives in a neighborhood of  luxury homes an...

By Emily Medvec Qualifying Broker, Realtor | Serving Santa Fe & Northern NM
(Hello Realty)
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It seems like every house regardless of how small or how luxurious or who lives there has a view. Sometimes the occupants are shy or not home at all or perhaps circling the neighborhood waiting for me to leave or put my camera away. This scene happened by accident as most images do when I take a...

By Karen Hodges
(Home Sweet Home Tending)
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  It's Springtime here in Santa Fe! That means it’s the perfect time to make some minor repairs now by investing a few hundred bucks in minor fixes to preserve your biggest asset — your home — in order to save yourself some pricey repairs down the line. Here are 4 Money-Smart Repairs for Spring: ...

By Emily Medvec Qualifying Broker, Realtor | Serving Santa Fe & Northern NM
(Hello Realty)
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In this new landscape of real estate, it is more important than ever to start with the right Realtor®. Home, land and condo sellers cannot afford a lack of marketing ability, minimal internet savvy, weak negotiation skills or minimal resources to market and advertise their properties. This is es...

By Emily Medvec Qualifying Broker, Realtor | Serving Santa Fe & Northern NM
(Hello Realty)
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This photograph was made steps from the Santa Fe Historic Plaza by Emily Medvec ©2011 All Rights Reserved. This photograph may not be reproduced in any form or reprinted without written permission from Emily Medvec. It is available for purchase. The photograph may be reproduced on ActiveRain onl...

By Emily Medvec Qualifying Broker, Realtor | Serving Santa Fe & Northern NM
(Hello Realty)
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Santa Feans know spring is here when the Santa Fe Historic Plaza comes alive again. Four-hundred and one years later, it remains the meet and greet destination for visitors, locals, vendors, dog walkers and people watchers of every age, size and shape. For most of our four centuries of history, ...
I was out for a walk in my new Santa Fe neighborhood recently and saw a vacant house for sale. I do what most of us do and peeked in the window! I quickly realized that this homeowner had a serious problem on their hands. There was a foot of water in the house! I found the number for the Santa Fe...

By Michael Umphrey, Michael Umphrey
(eXp Realty)
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Tonia's Monthly Teas-Santa Fe, New Mexico 87501 by Michael Umphrey on March 14, 2011 Tonia's Monthly Teas-Santa Fe, New Mexico 87501   Soon to be in gorgeous abundance in Santa Fe are the blossoms of Springtime in The Rockies.  My wife, Tonia,  is hosting the festival Hunami, the viewing the cher...

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