Posted by Jessica Juracich on November 20, 2018 in
When Is Housing's Black Friday? Some Surprising Holiday Home-Buying Trends
Thanksgiving evokes certain unshakable images: Long tables crammed with too much food. Beloved and bickering family members consuming way too much of that food. Overstuffed family members staggering away from the table to watch football. And once the crumbs and turkey bones and cranberries are cleared away, just about everyone gearing up for the biggest shopping day of the year: Black Friday.
While prowling the malls for fantastic deals h... read more
Posted by Jessica Juracich on November 19, 2018 in
7 Reasons To List Your House For Sale This Holiday Season
Every year at this time there are many homeowners who decide to wait until after the holidays to list their homes for the first time, while others who already have their homes on the market decide to take them off until after the holidays.
Here are seven great reasons not to wait:
1. Relocation buyers are out there. Many companies are still hiring throughout the holidays and need their new employees in their new positions as soon as possible.
2.Purc... read more
Posted by Jessica Juracich on November 16, 2018 in
Holiday Weekend Open Houses: The Right Move for Agents?
By Matthew Bushery
About Agent Basics
Thanksgiving and the subsequent holiday weekends are upon us. This may seem like an ideal time to hold an open house, but real estate agents are split on whether it’s wise to open the doors to buyers on a holiday weekend. Even though nearly half of home buyers use open houses as an information source in their searches, some agents claim it’s a waste of time to show homes during holiday weekends, noting many... read more
The Most and Least Affordable Ski Towns Across the Country
Posted by Jessica Juracich on November 15, 2018 in
The Most and Least Ski Towns Across the United States
You're the type who can't wait for the temperature to drop. Once the leaves start to turn, you're already digging your parka out of the closet and waiting for the first snowflakes of the season. Come December, you're speeding out of the city or 'burbs after work on Friday and heading toward the slopes. Ah, bliss.
Instead, what if you could wake up within a short hop (or shorter ski) to the lifts, right out your door—and then, after a life-affirming day ... read more
Posted by Jessica Juracich on November 13, 2018 in
7 Reasons To Provide Quality Content To Your Buyers & Sellers
“Communication is not just about proving a point with scientific rigor. It’s also about convincing your audience and getting them to relate to the point you’re trying to make.” – Harvard Business Review
The quality of information a real estate professional provides is what separates the great agent from the average agent.
There is no better way to emphasize this difference than by how you communicate your message wi... read more