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
Posted by Jessica Juracich on October 26, 2018 in
Don't Let Home Buying Myths Scare you from Buying that Dream Home! Here are the Facts!
Many potential homebuyers believe that they need a 20% down payment and a 780 FICO® score to qualify to buy a home which stops many of them from even trying! Here are some facts:
72% of buyers who purchased homes this year have put down less than 20%.
76.4% of loan applications were approved last month.
The average credit score of approved loans was 727 in September.... read more
Posted by Jessica Juracich on October 05, 2018 in
For the Coldwell Banker Distinctive Properties Annual Adopt-A-Pet Event we are featuring 10 Days of Furry Friends. Our Furry Friend of the Day is Mac. Help us find him a forever Home!
Mac is a 4-year-old pittie mix weighing 53-pounds who had a pretty rough go of it the last couple of years including emotional trauma and testing positive for heart worm, leaving him crate bound for months. This very special boy has made a great recovery and is ready for his forever home. Mac remains... read more
Posted by Jessica Juracich on October 04, 2018 in
For the Coldwell Banker Distinctive Properties Annual Adopt-A-Pet Event we are featuring 10 Days of Furry Friends. Our Furry Friend of the Day is Norma Jean. Help us find her a forever Home!
Norma Jean is a unique little lady. This 7-pound, 3 ½ year old cutie wants nothing more than to snuggle on her person’s lap or go for a walk in the sunshine. Don’t let her tiny stature fool you, she even enjoys short jogs and regular walks. A natural goof ball, she can be found grabbing... read more