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4 Ridiculously Easy Ways to Dazzle Buyers as Soon as They Walk In the Door

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We've been talking a lot about getting your home ready to sell. You want to make sure your home is inviting when buyers walk in the door. As you know first impressions make a lasting impression. Stats say you have 8 to 10 seconds to make your impression before buyers decided they don't like it. So check out some of these ideas to hook them when they walk in the door! ht.ly/YOi64 If you want to sell your home this year, give me a call for a free home selling consultation.

6 Common Questions Home Sellers Have

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Its going to be a great year to sell your home. Home values are already up more than predicted for 2016. What questions do you have that I can answer? My home selling consultations are free and there is no obligation. I want you as a client for life! How do your questions compare to these 6 most common ones? http://ht.ly/YLGes

Mortgage Rates Again at Historic Lows (yea yea boring... but you need to read this)

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You are probably bored about hearing the same news about mortgage rates. If you've clicked on this post then I appreciate you pushing through the boredom. The bottom line is rates have gone down, not up as predicted. Will they go up? Sure, eventually. Probably later this year. What does this mean for you? If you have been thinking about owning a home, selling a home, or want to get out of renting, now is the time. Not because I want you to, but because it's more affordable. Why pay more for the same home if you wait till the summer? or even fall? Bored still? Call me and lets find your next home! "Mortgage Rates Again at Historic Lows" http://ht.ly/YHUy2 **And in case you don't know, I take my clients on a scenic flight around the San Juan Islands as a Thank you for your business!**

Thinking of Buying A Home? What Are You Waiting For?

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You've read all the articles about the housing market. You've seen interest rates go down in the first few months of 2016. This is the year you want to buy a home, why wait? Get started today? http://ht.ly/YF9UJ *Make life easy on yourself. Get email alerts when homes that meet your search criteria hit the market. You can pick daily, bi-weekly, or weekly alerts. Go to jackotto.exprealty.com. You'll have to sign in and create an account. The sign up helps us track which homes you like, which ones are off market and the ones that are new to the market that you may like.

So You Wanna Sell Your Home? Step 4: Pretty It Up

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You've decided to sell your home, GREAT! Most homeowners start getting the house ready to sell before they contact an agent. So here is what needs to happen! (and if you need some tips, I'd be happy to come lend some ideas) "So You Wanna Sell Your Home? Step 4: Pretty It Up " ht.ly/YuJBn#realestate#realtor#sellmyhome

12 Ways To Spend Valentine's Day in Whatcom County

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There’s a little something for everyone happening Valentine’s Day weekend: Family-friendly circus shows, delicious options for a romantic dinner and drinks, a Craftyhour to celebrate your best friends, and even a goth dance party for those who prefer to dwell in the darkness. Misery does love company, after all. No matter your interests, you’ll have plenty of options to celebrate (or commiserate) with the ones you love this Valentine’s Day, right here in Whatcom County. http://www.whatcomtalk.com/2016/02/01/valentines-day-events-bellingham/

No Matter Which Groundhog You Listen To, You Should Sell Before Spring!

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Is spring closer than we think? Depending on which Groundhog you witnessed today, you may have less time than you think to get your home on the market before the busy spring season. Check out some of the reasons to get started now!
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