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April 6, 2018

Commonly Overlooked Checklist Items for Your Open House

Prescott Open HouseFor many, the open house is a make-or-break event for marketing a home. The mix of people stopping by can lead to an offer or a quality referral. With the directionals pointing your way, the balloons bumping off the sign posts, and the house looking its best, a successful open ...

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Feb. 23, 2018

Protecting Your Valuables During a Move

Moving isn’t cheap. And really, it shouldn’t be. If it is, you might find out how expensive it can get when all of your valuable possessions have been destroyed in the move! Whether you’re hiring a company to help you relocate, or you’re planning a DIY (Do It Yourself) adventure ...

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Feb. 8, 2018

10 Tips for Protecting Your Home During Vacations

Protect your home while on vacation

Even tho Prescott, Arizona, is a popular vacation destination, many people go on vacation during Spring Break.  Below are a few tips on protecting your home while you are away.

Before you leave town, I thought you might be interested in a few precautionary safety tips to keep your ...

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Dec. 28, 2017

Questions to Ask the Neighbors Before You Buy That Home

Check Out Your Neighborhood

When purchasing a home, it is important to get an accurate feel for a neighborhood.  In addition to checking the crime rates and do online research about schools and local events, it is helpful to talk to the neighbors.

Below are tips from Realtor.com on ...

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Dec. 1, 2017

Quick Homemade Christmas Gifts

Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas

Below are a few ideas for quick gifts that will make a hit this gift-giving season.

Our family enjoys giving baked goods to friends, neighbors, and co-workers.  We put a little twist on this tradition by presenting the goodies in or on something other than the conventional decorative paper plate ...

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Nov. 16, 2017

Tips for Selling Your Home During the Holidays

Selling a home during the holidays

The holiday season from November through January can be considered a tough time of year to put a home on the market. Although, even as difficult as it may seem, the holiday season does have its advantages: holiday buyers tend to be more serious and competition is less fierce with ...

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Oct. 26, 2017

Senior Discounts in Prescott, Arizona

Prescott Arizona Senior Discounts

When it comes to shopping, taking an extra 10% off your bill can add up to significant savings.  For grocery shopping, seniors over 55 can visit Fry’s on the first Wednesday of the month and receive 10% off their bill.  At Fry’s, you can register for this discount ...

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Oct. 6, 2017

9 Sneaky Ideas to Squeeze in More Kitchen Storage

Kitchen remodel

Kitchens are often the focal point of a home.  If you feel like you are out of room, don't despair, there may be sneaky ways to increase the storage and functionality of your kitchen.  HouseLogic has an eye-opening visual article of ways to add storage to most ...

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Sept. 22, 2017

New Apartment Complex in Prescott Valley, AZ

New Apartments in Prescott Valley

Prescott Valley, Arizona, continues to grow!  The Fain Signature group just broke ground on a 214 Unit Apartment complex, Homestead at Talking Glass, in Prescott Valley.  The project is expected to last 18 months.

The family’s newest residential project, Homestead at Talking Glass, a 214 unit urban development in ...

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Aug. 30, 2017

Think Twice Before You Do 'For Sale By Owner'

Homes for sale by owner

Homes for sale by owner, or FSBO, transactions are commonly seen in seller's markets or whenever homeowners want to maximize their profits by not having to pay commission.

Realtors Earn Your $60,000 More Than FSBO

Statistics show that selling your home with the assistance of a professional real ...

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