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What Are Comparables And Why Do They Matter?

Real estate market comparables. Sales comps. Comps. If you’ve bought or sold a property in Summit or Park County you have probably heard one, or all, of these terms. What are comparables, how do they determine fair market value, and why are they such an important part of any real

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What is Earnest Money and How Does it Work?

If you’re buying a home in the Summit or Park County area you will have to deal with an earnest deposit, sometimes called a “good faith” deposit. As a buyer, it’s important to anticipate this cost and understand both the risks and rewards of this very common practice. For this

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Are You Ready to Sell Your Summit or Park County Home?

Most homeowners decide they’re ready to sell their Summit and Park County home because of a major life change. Maybe your family is expanding and you need more room. Perhaps your children have grown and moved out or gotten married. Or maybe you’ve done well financially and you’re looking for

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Home Inspections in Summit & Park Counties

Regardless of whether you are buying or selling your Summit or Park County home the inspection is an important, and sometimes stressful, part of the process for all parties. The goal of the inspection is to inform the buyer about the integrity and condition of the home. This means the

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Five Biggest Mistakes Sellers Make

Selling your home in Summit or Park County is an exciting, but oftentimes complicated, endeavor. We all wish that real estate transactions would go easily and smoothly but unfortunately, there are a lot of things that could go wrong. An experienced real estate agent can guide you through this process

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What to Expect From an Open House

When you put your home on the market, your agent may ask you to open the home to the public for viewing; referred to as an open house.  Typically, this happens on a weekend, during the day, and only for a few hours. You’ve probably seen the “Open House” signs

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Why Is Square Footage Important?

Most buyers and sellers know that square footage measurements are an important part of a home. Typically, the home is more valuable the higher the square footage. There is also the price per square foot that many sellers and buyers consider. What should you know about square footage when buying

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Tips for Staging Your Home In Winter

There are many things to consider when selling your Summit or Park County home. Staging is definitely an important aspect of attracting potential buyers. You want to make a great first impression and give buyers a chance to see the full potential of your home. In the winter months, there

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