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Five Features Millennials Want in a Home

Millennials roughly are defined as the generation born between 1981 and 1996, which means they’re currently between ages 22 and 37. Not surprisingly, this generation makes up the largest population of home shoppers and purchasers of all generations. Considering the age spread, this demographic covers those most likely to purchase their first home, as well […]

A Home Pre-Inspection Alleviates Setbacks For Home Sellers

Homeowner Pre-Inspection Those who have sold or purchased a home have heard the term ‘home inspection‘. For a home buyer, it is protection. It’s an objective evaluation of a home’s structure and systems, from top to bottom, including items like heating and cooling systems, plumbing and electrical, roof, attic, ceilings, floors, windows, doors, foundation, etc. […]

Understanding Appraisals: What to Do If Your Home Appraises Low

Home appraisals are used to establish market value of a property. In the world of residential real estate, they are most frequently used to protect a mortgage lender’s interest. Translation; if the home doesn’t appraise for the agreed upon selling price, the buyer will have to renegotiate terms with the seller and/or lender or walk […]

Scorching Hot Housing Market? 3 Reasons You’ll Want To Hire a Great Real Estate Agent

If you’re a homeowner selling in today’s real estate market, pinching every penny is likely important to you. This might mean you’re considering opting out of hiring a real estate agent and going with the DIY approach. However, there are many things an agent can do for you, particularly in a hot market, that make […]

February 2017 Bozeman Area Real Estate Market Update

The 4th quarter of 2016 incidates what you already know if you’ve been home shopping in Gallatin County. The number of homes for sale was drastically down, while sales and prices were, generally, up. Bozeman area real estate market reflects the very definition of supply and demand. New construction is booming and existing home sales, […]

What’s The Most Affordable Architectural Home Style?

No matter where you live, there are likely a number of different architectural styles represented in your area. You may live in a neighborhood of bungalows down the street from a row of old Victorians. Or maybe your neighborhood was built more recently and is dominated by Colonials and Mediterranean-style homes.  Here in the Bozeman […]

4 Things Real Estate Agents Want Sellers To Know

Pricing really is critical.  It is a proven statistic that pricing your home too high typically ends up  garnering a lower net than pricing slightly under market, driving a bidding war. Listen to your real estate agent when they advise you on pricing.  They aren’t pulling that figure out of thin air.  This is what we frequently hear, “I’ll […]

Our TEAM APPROACH Explained

When we opened our doors over 5 years ago our goal was to offer our clients a new experience in the world of real estate.  Our unique concept gives us a leg up over our competition because we are able to offer a greater value to them.  In one word; TEAM. There are a lot […]

Is Your Listing a Hard Sell?

I recently read an article in RealtorMag that made some strong points for not overselling your real estate listing.  I’ve been in this business for a lot of years so I’ve seen a LOT of homes.  One of the very first lessons I learned was to not over-sell a listing.  I am giving my client […]

Don’t Need a Realtor?

You can sell your home without a realtor.  People do it every day.  The real question is, how quickly can you sell your home without a realtor?  Sure, you can spruce it up, de-clutter, deep clean, and take some photos – so why NOT sell it ‘For Sale By Owner’?  Selling a home is a […]