Pam Zentner Earns Coveted Designation

Pam Zentner with Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Metro Brokers, has been awarded the Seller Representative Specialist (SRS) designation, the premier seller agency designation in the country.  The SRS is conferred by the Real Estate Business Institute (REBI) and is an official credential of the National Association of REALTORS®.  Pam joins an elite group … More Pam Zentner Earns Coveted Designation

Getting to the Closing Table in 5 Easy Steps

Finally!  You’ve spent every weekend for three months driving around town with your REALTOR looking at every home for sale in your pre-approved price range. After painstakingly narrowing your list of potentials down to your short list of possibilities, you’re ready to write a purchase offer on what could very well be the most perfect … More Getting to the Closing Table in 5 Easy Steps

Think You Should FSBO? Five Reasons to Think Again.

In today’s market, with home prices rising and a lack of inventory, some homeowners may consider trying to sell their home on their own, known in the industry as a For Sale by Owner (FSBO). There are several reasons why this might not be a good idea for the vast majority of sellers. Here are the top … More Think You Should FSBO? Five Reasons to Think Again.

Don’t Underestimate the Importance of Using an Agent When Selling Your Home

When a homeowner decides to sell their house, they obviously want the best possible price with the least amount of hassles. However, for the vast majority of sellers, the most important result is to actually get the home sold. In order to accomplish all three goals, a seller should realize the importance of using a … More Don’t Underestimate the Importance of Using an Agent When Selling Your Home

New Construction Numbers: Now vs 2005

There is some thinking that the pace of the housing recovery is unsustainable and that we may be heading for another housing bubble. However, Jonathan Smoke, theChief Economist of realtor.com explains the basic difference between 2005 and today: “The havoc during the last cycle was the result of building too many homes and of speculation … More New Construction Numbers: Now vs 2005