Seller Tips

Feb. 5, 2017

DIY Projects in Your Bonita Springs Home

The last week was super busy for the Bonita Springs real estate market.  I’ve had the opportunity to list several homes, present property evaluations for a hand full of others and I even managed to show a few buyers homes in several communities around the area.  In a ...

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Dec. 29, 2016

A Good Real Estate Agent Will Say “No”

Find A Real Estate Agent Who Will Say No

Bonita Springs Real EstaetI really hate to be a dream stomper but a good real estate agent is going to tell you what is best for you in the long run and not “just make a sale”. You probably know, as well as I ...

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Posted in Buyer Tips, Seller Tips
Nov. 18, 2016

Signing Your Closing Documents in Bonita Springs Fl

Bonita Springs Closing Documents

Real Estate Closing Stress in Bonita Springs Fl

This is going to be blunt. A home seller eventually has to sign the closing documents for the sale of their home. It doesn’t have to be signed on the day of closing.  While I am a Bonita Springs listing agent ...

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Nov. 12, 2016

Staging Your Bonita Springs Home to Sell Faster

Bonita Springs Home StagingStaged Homes Simply Sell Faster

Staging an staging a home listing, especially a home listing that has expired, is a great way to refresh a home and offer buyers a new, balanced view of the home. Sometimes its more than about function and livability. It is also about what the ...

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Nov. 7, 2016

Bonita Springs Home Seller Provides Access

When The Home Seller Provides Access

Great real estate agents are created by an amalgamation of experiences throughout the years. Through my own experiences both as a buyer’s agent and listing agent I have taken a lot of photos that I have either saved or, now, get uploaded to Google ...

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Nov. 1, 2016

Bonita Springs Limited Service & FSBO Challenges

Bonita Springs Real Estate

Bonita Springs Limited Service & FSBO Challenges 

The value of a good Bonita Springs listing agent is often over looked by some home owners and I struggle to understand the basis, sometimes. My best guess is that the average consumer doesn’t understand what a good real estate agent actually does ...

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Oct. 28, 2016

Real Estate Settlement Procedure Bonita Springs

Bonita Springs Real Estate Closing

Buyer & Seller Real Estate Settlement Procedure

Today, I fielded a few emails to line up a closing as the buyer’s agent side of a transaction in San Remo at Palmira.  The emails were from the title company and the closing agent was lining up the time for the ...

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Posted in Buyer Tips, Seller Tips
Oct. 25, 2016

Where Bonita Springs Home Buyers Come From

Where do Bonita Springs home buyers come from?  As a listing agent in the Bonita Springs area I have preached the value of great internet presence to home sellers since early on. I was one of the first real estate agents in Bonita Springs with a website so ...

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Oct. 23, 2016

How Bonita Springs "Real Estate Agent Finders" Work

Bonita Springs Real Estate Agent Directory

Real Estate Agent Finders & Directory Tips

Since I manage and write for my own real estate website, LifeInBonitaSprings.com I pay fairly close attention to the search results in Google for some specific terms.  Periodically, I see a website pop up in the paid results for real estate ...

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Oct. 22, 2016

What to Expect After Closing Bonita Springs Home or Condo

Post Closing Scam Real EState

After The Sale of Your Bonita Springs Home or Condo

There are a few events that occur after closing that some home sellers do not think of.  First, the home seller will turn over all keys and amenity fobs to the new owner. You may find something relevant or ...

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