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There are many unavoidable tasks to tackle as you prepare to sell your home and move. However, you can reduce some of the stress with this checklist. Use it as a guide to avoid over-thinking and over-doing a few things. You’ve got enough to do already! First: Hire an Agent You want to get the […]Read More
There are advantages to choosing a closing date either close to the first or close to the last of the month. Whether you are the buyer or the seller, you have a vested interest in the closing date working for you. The date is negotiable until the contract offered by the buyer is accepted by […]Read More
Spring has sprung, which means the housing market is in full bloom. “For Sale” signs are sprouting up along with azaleas and dogwoods as buyers start to search for new homes. Each year, around 40 percent of real estate transactions occur between the months of May and August, with peak inventory times varying some depending […]Read More
If you are disappointed to find that someone else has already submitted a contract on your dream house, you may want to consider making a backup offer. The housing market has been tight everywhere in recent months, so discuss this option with your real estate agent if you really love the house. Backup offers don’t always work […]Read More
Home inspections, sales history and a good school district are the kinds of things that tend to speak to a buyer’s head. A personal letter from you about your home can speak to the heart. A home sale is an emotional choice and a “love letter” about the features that have made your house a home […]Read More
You’ve searched and searched, finding nothing that suits, when suddenly you’ve found not one, but two homes that would be perfect. What to do? First, remember that your housing market may demand that you come to a decision quickly. You don’t want your dream home to get away. Be prepared to make a prompt, reasonable […]Read More
An inspection of the physical condition of a house should be included as a condition of closing the sale. Your real estate agent will make arrangements for a professional inspector to look for defects in the roof, plumbing, electrical, heating and cooling systems, paint, windows, doors, and foundation. The inspector will also check for dry […]Read More
Although pets may be a significant part of your family, they can pose a challenge when your home is on the market. Pet hair and odors obviously must be addressed, but your furry friend’s presence may be the biggest problem. Although people love their own dogs and cats, they may not like others and they definitely […]Read More
A good first step to buying a new home is to prioritize the amenities you really need the most. Be prepared to compromise a bit. Dreams of marble counter tops, gleaming hardwood floors and a pool in the backyard are great, but be careful to prioritize your real NEEDS over the WANTS. Separating the two […]Read More
The Simmons Sales Team
RE/MAX Area Real Estate
We listed my mother’s home for sale with the Simmons Sales Team and primarily spoke with Melissa. She was always very professional, friendly, courteous, and helpful. She had a strong knowledge of what needed to be done and how to get it done. When there were repairs that needed to be done to the home […]Read More
The Simmons sales team are excellent to work with. They are very knowledgeable of the area and are very available to meet at any time. They wrote our offer the day we decided to purchase and being new to home buying also walked us through all the paperwork. I would highly recommend these guys to […]Read More
Wonderful Experience!!!!! Very knowledgeable about the area. For our first house we had to deal with a bank, so our emotions were like a roller coaster. Mel and Jake worked together and made it a fun and exciting experience. After some life changes a year and a half later we had to sell that house. […]Read More
Jake helped my fiance and I sell our home and find the perfect new home. We are very picky people, but every time we wanted to look at a house, Jake would be there with bells on. We drug him around from July to November until we found the perfect home we wanted. He helped […]Read More
Melissa was fantastic to work with. I could not have picked a better agent to work with. My home buying process was very long and I was picky. We also got out bid several times. All the while she was patient and remained interested in my feedback on each deal. You could not ask for […]Read More
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