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7 Things Top Producers Do Everyday

Being a top producer isn’t easy. But the hard work is necessary if you want to be the best. You need to always have the mindset that even if you think you’re the best, someone else is better so you need to be even better then you think they are.   Here are some steps […]

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Why Snap Chat Is Great For Selling Homes

Social Media is a great channel to promote your Real Estate business. People are all over Facebook and Instagram, but not many understand how valuable Snapchat is. Snapchat has 158 million active daily users creating over 2.5 billion snaps daily. You would be using a platform that has an already built-in audience. With Snapchat theres […]

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Home Predictions for 2018

New homes are expected to be a “primary driver in sale” as 1.33 million housing starts are predicted next year compared to 1.22 million in 2017. Total home sales are expected to increase about 2 % from 2017 to 2018, according to the report. Homeowners likely will continue building equity next year. In the second quarter […]

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Why Homes In Disaster-Prone Areas Tend To Be More Valuable

    Hurricane Irma hit some of the most valuable real estate in the United States. Home values in natural disaster prone areas have been skyrocketing. Government data on storms, flood, EQ and wildfires are found that those with high risk of natural disasters saw home prices rise 55% since 2012. ATTOM’s U.S. Natural Hazard […]

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REALTORS® Promise to Send Help to Texas

With the awful destruction of Hurricane Harvey, Texas is a sad place right now. People are left with no homes. Family members are dead. Animals left to fend for themselves. Its like a scene from a war movie. With the destruction the National Association of REALTORS® is calling on members nationwide to donate funds to the REALTORS® […]

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Small Home, Big Yard

Properties that offer a great outdoor space are taking a higher priority among home buyers. In fact, home shoppers recently surveyed and said they would be willing to sacrifice some space from a larger house in order to get a bigger yard. (DAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS) More people want an outdoor space for children to play […]

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Simple Home Repairs to Attract Buyers

    If your sellers are looking for easy/quick ways to increase a home’s value and get buyers’ attention before their home hits the market, here are a few quick fixes. 1. Refresh with color.  When it comes to selecting a palette that looks fresh and has broad appeal, it’s best to go with whites and neutrals. […]

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Young Luxury Buyers Want BoHo Inspired Homes

We are living in a world where people think the grass is greener on the other side, literally. More developers are finding that young luxury buyers want modernized boho inspired homes. For example, a luxury rental complex on Staten Island in New York, called Urby Staten Island, features a communal kitchen, a 5,000-square-foot urban farm, […]

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Being Aware of Flooding Can Save You a TON of Money.

Flooding caused by heavy rain and storms are common in New Jersey. Being aware can help you prevent flooding, and save you a ton of money in the long run.   Everyone is at risk for flooding. Even if you are in low- to moderate-risk (PRP) areas your home can be affected. Many affected homes were […]

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Why you should invest in real estate!

Many individuals are successful in their primary business ventures. Sometimes though they ofter wonder what ways they can invest their hard earned money. As a New Jersey realtor and team leader of The Platinum Group at Keller Williams Monmouth/Ocean office located in Jackson, NJ I have come to learn the the best way to invest […]