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Entries from May 24th, 2012

It Took 5 Months to Get Short Sale Approval

May 24th, 2012 · No Comments · bay area, buying a home, home seller, homebuyer, real estate, san jose home

For this property I sold in San Jose for $370,000, I was the buyer’s agent to a really sweet couple who was referred to me by a client I recently sold a home for as a seller’s agent. The clients are buying this home as an investment, where possibly her brother will move to the […]

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How to Create Curb Appeal in Spring When Selling Your Home

May 17th, 2012 · 1 Comment · bay area, home for sale, home seller, real estate, selling a home, Staging

According to the National Association of REALTORS┬«, 63% of homebuyers will drop by after viewing a home they like online. If your home isn’t alluring from the outside, potential buyers may never schedule a showing to see the desirable features within it. Here are some tips to create a first impression that may lead to […]

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It’s All About Marketing and Advertising to Get Top Dollar!

May 9th, 2012 · No Comments · bay area, buying a home, first time buyer, home for sale, home seller, real estate, san jose home, selling a home

For this home that I sold in San Jose, I was the seller’s agent to just the sweetest couple. They bought this home with me 3 years ago and have since decided to move back to where their family lives because they want to start their own family and have no one local to help […]

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Yay! Another Smooth and Easy All Cash Transaction in San Jose!

May 2nd, 2012 · No Comments · bay area, home for sale, home seller, real estate, san jose home

For this home I sold for $606,500 in San Jose, I was the seller’s agent to an awesome family that has lived in this home for the last 14 years. My good friends a few years back, lived 2 homes away from this home and I sold their home. They are friends from being neighbors […]

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