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Even Stephen Curry Isn’t Immune to This Big Seller Mistake

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Price, Condition, Location: the real estate trifecta. We’ve said it many times. These are the facts that determine how well a home will sell. Stephen Curry appears to have learned this the hard way when he sold his Mediterranean-style mansion in Walnut Creek, CA, proving that even celebrities aren’t immune to one of the biggest seller mistakes that can be …

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Have an Agent? We can’t get involved.

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As Realtors, we are often approached by the public to answer questions about properties and real estate practice. Straight up, that’s our job. But did you know there are times when we can’t answer? It’s not that we don’t know the answer, but that we are obligated not to. One of those times is when the person asking already has …

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Buying Local Helps Increase Property Values

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The fall of brick and mortar retail has been a trending topic in the news this year with popular brands like Sears, J.C. Penney, Kmart, Payless, Macy’s, American Apparel, Gymboree, Alfred Angelo, and more closing thousands of stores this year. Online retailers and discount merchants are receiving the most blame for this major shift in business, while others are pointing …

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What Can Google Search Reveal About Home Buyers?

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If we looked at the Google searches conducted over the past few years, what would they reveal about home buyers and the future of the real estate market? Chase wondered the same thing. They partnered with Google to see what‘s top of mind for buyers and shared it in an interesting report. Here are the main takeaways: Affordability is a …