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I have some good friends who purchased a home through me many years ago. They are looking to sell and move. So, I began the process of valuing their home and ran up against some issues. I kept coming up about $50,000 or so below what they paid years ago. Common sense dictates that usually a homes...
How does your home look from the street? Leaves in the gutters? Mail box a bit askew and in need of paint? Shutters missing, but only on one window? These are all items that fall under the category of "Curb Appeal".This is so important as the first impression a potential buyer has of your home is...
Contingency - A condition in a contract that has to be fulfilled before the contract is binding. - EncartaWhen Buyers make offers on homes they wish to purchase, there are usually several contingencies that need to be met for the contract to be fulfilled. The normal ones are for Financing and App...
Many times Buyers looking to move within their community have a home they need to sell as well. For some reason they don't want to carry 2 mortgages at the same time, or can't. I don't blame them, Who wants to more than double their monthly costs of home ownership?So the dance begins. What happen...
The Exchange of information between people, e.g. by means of speaking, writing, or using a common system of signs or behavior. – Encarta DictionaryThe above sounds so simple. We do this all the time, every day. We use words to convey our wishes and desires. We use facial expressions to convey how...
Ever see a real snake oil salesman at work? How about the shill at the fair, cajoling folks to come in and see the bearded lady? They are not just characters from the past. They still exist today.I have a client that needs a bit more down payment money before she can buy the home of her dreams. S...
Encarta Dictionary defines this as a separation of different or contradictory things.This word popped into my head today after thinking about the West Coast fires. What a catastrophe they are. Thousands of people fleeing the flames, leaving homesteads to burn to the ground. In some cases even dyi...
When you ask a Real Estate professionals why they got into this business, you are likely to receive many different answers, but my answer is that I truly love meeting new people. In my past life I was in sales. I loved that too for exactly the same reason, getting to know clients and producing ne...

Peter den Boer

MBA,GRI, Associate Broker, Realtor
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