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  • Links & Tees – Buying a Golf Course Home

    BY Allan Kleer

    August is national golf month and brings with it beautiful weather and prime conditions for hitting a few rounds. If you happen to join in a game of golf, you may begin to wonder about the homes lining the fairway. You may even daydream about the joy...

  • Useful Tools When Buying a Home

    BY Allan Kleer

    Wait - was that a school bell that just sounded? If you live near a school, you may already be hearing the ringing of the bells as local schools gear up for students to arrive. While school may not be in session this week, those bells signal that it...

  • Squash Can Bring A Smile to Your Home

    BY Allan Kleer

    Whether you are a long time resident or have just moved into a new home, doing your part to be enhance your neighborhood and build friendships on your block will increase your personal happiness with your home. Being a supportive and caring neighbor...

  • I’m Just Buying A Home, Not Training for the Olympics!

    BY Allan Kleer

    Buying a home is not as easy of a task as most people would imagine. It takes time to determine not only what you want and where you want it, but also what you can afford. After those two tasks are nailed down, time, research and organizational know...

  • What it Takes to Get Your Home Sold

    BY Allan Kleer

    Trying to sell your home but not getting the foot traffic and interest you expected? Chances are your home is not priced correctly or not available at the right hours. Pricing to sell is a very individual process and may not always be about current m...

  • Fannie Mae Reports Optimism in Home Buying

    BY Allan Kleer

    You may have noticed more “for sale” signs around your neighborhood of late and that is a sign of change - of positive change - according to Fannie Mae! The housing market is showing definite signs of improvement which is good news, regardless of...

  • Your Home & the Start of School

    BY Allan Kleer

    School supplies are showing up on the shelves of stores everywhere reminding everyone that the final days of summer are edging closer. With that in mind, it’s a good idea to evaluate your home to make sure you are organized and prepared for the ap...

  • Home Buyers & Sellers – How Quickly Can You Move?

    BY Allan Kleer

    Often when I speak to someone who wants to sell their home, they have an immediate need. The same is true for home buyers. When they are ready, no time is fast enough for finding a home! How long do you think it should take to sell a home? How long ...

  • Credibility Matters in Real Estate

    BY Allan Kleer

    When buying and selling a home, it is important to trust the team that will represent you, from your real estate agent to the escrow officer and mortgage broker. Checking on certifications or credentials can bring peace of mind and help you as a cons...

  • Lock in Your Mortgage Rate Today!

    BY Allan Kleer

    Have you taken a look at mortgage rates lately? Today's recently updated survey by Freddie Mac shows 30 year fixed rate mortgages as averaging 3.56%! The fifteen year fixed rate mortgage is only 2.86% and adjustable rate mortgages are super low, too...