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Should I Stay or Should I Sell?

Should I stay or should I sell - The Kim Perrotti Team - RE/MAX Leading EdgeDeciding whether to stay in your current home or look for a new one is tough. So tough in fact, that there is a reality TV show about it!

If you’re struggling to make that decision, here are some tips that can help:

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Baby Boomers are Downsizing, Are You Ready to Move?

Baby boomers are downsizing, are you ready to move?For a while now baby boomers have been blamed for a portion of the housing market’s current lack of housing inventory, but should they really be getting the blame?

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Have You Outgrown Your Starter Home?

have you outgrown your starter homeFor many Americans, buying their first home is their first taste of achieving part of the American Dream. There is a sense of pride that comes along with owning your own home and building your family’s wealth through your monthly mortgage payment.

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Selling Your Home? Here are 2 ways to get the best price!

selling your home? here are 2 ways to get the best priceEvery homeowner wants to make sure that they maximize their financial reward when selling their home, but how do you guarantee that you receive the maximum value for your house?

Here are two ways to ensure that you get the highest price possible.

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Thinking of Selling Your House? Pick the Right Agent to Help You!

Today, more and more sellers are stepping back, taking a look at the advice real estate professionals give them, and asking themselves whether they can trust that advice. And that is exactly what they should do.

The most important question you can ask when you are choosing a real estate agent is whether you feel you can trust them. You must know that they’re giving you great advice, and that they’re going to be able to help you accomplish your family’s goals. You must trust your listing agent enough to allow them to:

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Are You Aware of How Much Equity You Have in Your Home? You May Be Surprised!

are you aware of how much equity you have in your homeCoreLogic’s latest Equity Report revealed that 675,000 US homeowners regained positive equity in their homes in 2017. This is great news for the country, as 95.1% of all mortgaged properties are now in a positive equity situation.

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7 Factors to Consider When Choosing A Home to Retire In

7 Factors to Consider When Choosing A Home to Retire InAs more and more baby boomers enter retirement age, the question of whether or not to sell their homes and move will become a hot topic. In today’s housing market climate, with low available inventory in the starter and trade-up home categories, it makes sense to evaluate your home’s ability to adapt to your needs in retirement.

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Thinking of Selling? Now is the perfect time!

thinking of selling now is the perfect timeIt is common knowledge that a great number of homes sell during the spring-buying season. For that reason, many homeowners hold off on putting their homes on the market until then. The question is whether or not that will be a good strategy this year.

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FICO® Scores on Approved Home Loans Drop Again

FICO® Scores on Approved Home Loans Drop Again - The Kim Perrotti Team - RE/MAX Leading EdgeAccording to Ellie Mae’s latest Origination Report, the average FICO® Score on all closed loans dropped to 722 which is its lowest mark since April. The average includes all approved refinance and purchase loans.

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Homeowners: Do You Know the Value of Your Home?

do you know the value of your home - The Kim Perrotti Team - RE/MAX Leading EdgeThe latest edition of CoreLogic’s Home Price Index shows that nationally, home prices have appreciated 6.7% over the last year and 0.9% month-over-month. The release of the report included this headline, 

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20 Tips for Preparing Your House for Sale

20 tips for preparing your house for sale

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Do Your Future Plans Include a Move? What is Stopping You from Listing Now?

do your future plans include a moveAre you an empty-nester? Do you want to retire where you are, or does a vacation destination sound more your style? Are you close to retirement and not ready to move yet, but living in a home that is too big in size and maintenance needs?

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