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Why Use a Real Estate Professional?

Why Use a Real Estate Professional?

Why should you work with a Real Estate professional? Selling a home is more complex than ever. You need an experienced real estate professional that can help you navigate rapidly evolving real estate markets and help you overcome complicated regulations, contractual...

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Things to Do in Vermont

Things to Do in Vermont

Is it any wonder our inventory is low?  With so many things to do in Vermont and a prevalent progressive lifestyle of getting “back to the basics,” Vermont offers so much and appeals to a wide variety of interests. The pandemic has made it abundantly clear that this...

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Are we in a Housing Bubble?

Are we in a Housing Bubble?

There is much speculation about the health of our regional real estate market: “Are we in another housing bubble?” and, if so, “When will the bubble burst?" Our last bubble in the mid-2000s witnessed residential property values rapidly escalate from 2003–2007. There...

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Staging & Preparing Your Home for Sale

Staging & Preparing Your Home for Sale

There may still be snow on the ground, but you can feel it in the air…. Spring is coming! And with Spring comes spring cleaning and the time for many to be readying and staging their homes to join the market. Even in our ‘frothy’ market, making a positive first...

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What are home buyers looking for in 2021?

What are home buyers looking for in 2021?

There is no doubt that the pandemic has brought a new level of importance to certain elements of the home.  When deciding to sell, re-evaluate your home.  Is there a space or room that could easily be turned into an office for someone working remotely?  If so, stage...

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January 2021 Real Estate Update

January 2021 Real Estate Update

It’s finally here!  The New Year that we have all eagerly awaited.  But what will this New Year look like?  Will the housing market continue on the same trajectory as the second half of 2020 with low inventory, increased prices, and strong buyer demand?  The...

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Real Estate Market Update for Q3 of 2020

Real Estate Market Update for Q3 of 2020

Based on third-quarter numbers, continued buyer activity, and low inventory it does not appear that we will be seeing a change in the real estate market, i.e. slow down, anytime soon. According to NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun, "strong existing-home sales and...

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Is the COVID Response Reshaping Vermont Real Estate?

Is the COVID Response Reshaping Vermont Real Estate?

Is the COVID Response Reshaping Vermont Real Estate? We are seeing a trend that is positively affecting the Vermont real estate market, but more importantly Vermont in general. Individuals and families alike are looking to Vermont as a safe environment and a return to...

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