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Low home appraisal?

The banks home loan appraisal is lower than the negotiated purchase price…what now? The first thing I want to say about low home appraisals in relation to the contracted selling price, is that it is happening very frequently in the Indianapolis housing market right now. The reason for this is ...

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3 times you should walk away

Three times you should walk away from a real estate transaction. There are hundreds of reasons a real estate transaction can fall apart that will cause a party to walk away. They range from random life events, to petty disputes over lamps. Today we are going to focus on three ...

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The ache for home…

“The ache for home lives in all of us, the safe place where we go as we are and not be questioned.” -Maya Angelou ...

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How long to close?

How long does it take to close on a house you are buying (or selling)? Whether you are buying or selling a home, the length of time it takes to get the home closed can depend on several factors. Some of the main ones are the type of financing, the ...

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got any more of them houses?

I made this one because I keep listing homes, but they sell so fast that I need more. Always more. “Ya’ll got any more of them houses you need sold?” – Tyrone Biggums  ...

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5 reasons to use a buyers agent.

I want to look at homes without pressure, can I see listings without a buyers agent? The short answer is yes, you can look at houses without a buyers agent; but the longer answer is a bunch of “but why would you?”. The first reason I would ask “why would ...

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Home is…

“Home is a place not only of strong affections, but of entire unreserve; it is life’s undress rehearsal, its back room, its dressing room.”                                                     ...

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Working with first time home buyers… WHAT A JOY!

Normally I like for my articles to be loaded with educational content for my prospective clients, but this week I am going to take a little break from that and talk about my favorite type of transaction. If you didn’t guess from the title, that would be first time home ...

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