As you might already know, summer and fall are a very busy time for real estate agents. That’s why so many home buyers decide to enter the market during this time of year. If you too are a prospective home buyer planning to enter the market soon, then you’ve visited the right real estate blog! […]
Where Are the 10 Fastest Selling Communities in St. Louis? Where are homes selling quickly and where are the 10 fastest selling communities in St. Louis? We pulled data from our local MLS this week to find out. The numbers and zip codes shown below are from a time period ranging from the beginning of […]
Home Ownership-Does it Still Make Financial Sense? Many of us are aware of the social benefits of home ownership. Questions do arise however about the financial benefits of home ownership. Does home ownership make financial sense? The three recent studies in this article will help shed some light on the issue. RealtyTrac, a real estate […]
Who Is Responsible for Storm Damages the Buyer or the Seller? When a home is under contract, and a St. Louis storm blows through causing damage, who is responsible for storm damages and making things right? This is an unsettling question for the Buyer who just got an accepted contract on the now damaged future […]
Happy Holidays Everyone Please enjoy our annual Christmas video! It has been a great year. We want to thank you for the chance to get to know you and help you find that special place we call … home!
SPARK! Parkway School District Launches Spark Incubator at Chesterfield Mall Finding an “Incubator” at a mall? Incubators are usually associated with an apparatus used to hatch eggs or grow microorganisms under a controlled environment. This is a different kind of incubator however and it’s all about starting a business and developing an entrepreneurial mindset created by […]
Find St. Louis Open Houses and Price Reductions with Your Smartphone How can you find St. Louis open houses with your smartphone? If you enjoy going to open houses but hate wasting time driving around looking for them … this post is for you! Let’s face it most of life (and opportunities) happens away from […]
A Visual Guide to Child Proofing Your St. Louis Home Is your home safe for little kids? Do you know where the danger areas are in your house? How do you make it safe, or safer? Where and how do you start? This simple infographic courtesy of the folks over at Lifehacker.com will take you […]
St Louis Chosen as One of the Top Most Romantic Cities Looking for a romantic restaurant to take that special someone to on Valentine’s Day? OpenTable, a popular company offering online reservation services covering 30,000 restaurants, just ranked St. Louis No.2 on its Most Romantic Cities List. Who ranked No.1? San Antonio How St. […]
How to Discover Your Own Personal Dialect Map For our first blog post of 2014 we decided to do something a little different. This is not going to be about Real Estate Predictions, lists on how to be better, smarter, thinner, financially successful, etc. We wanted to start out with something that we all do […]
Our 2013 Christmas Video A special thank you to all of our friends both new and old! Thank you for the opportunity to serve you. May you truly enjoy Christmas in your new homes!
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The national housing market continues to show great gains lately, according to recent data from the Standard & Poor’s Case/Shiller home price index and other national sources. Despite some setbacks like rising mortgage rates, the housing market is on an upward swing. Just Consider These 3 Indicators: 1.) more sellers are listing their homes 2.) […]
Parkway School District Releases Mobile App The Parkway School District mobile application just rocked its way into the Apple App store. Within a couple of weeks it ranked as one of the top 100 educational apps. There were over 3,000 downloads the first week. There has never been an easier way for parents of students to connect […]
Haagen-Dazs Concerto App Delivers a Virtual Reality Concert to Your Ice Cream I can’t believe that an app got me to go out and buy some Haagen-Dazs. This week the company launched its Concerto Timer app that became one of the first IOS programs that integrates an Augmented or Virtual Reality experience into an actual […]
What is the Due Date on a Home? Pregnancy, Gestation and the St. Louis Real Estate Market “It’s time honey”. Just a couple of words that set a lot of things into motion. Text messages, phone calls, emails, status updates, everything starts buzzing when a new born is about to enter the world. This past […]
A modern version of the Nativity Story shared through the social media impact of Facebook, Google and Twitter.
Has a house gone up for sale in your neighborhood recently? Wondering what the price is but you don’t want to appear nosey? Curious about what it looks like on the inside but you don’t want to disturb the owners? Or maybe you don’t want anyone to know you’re even looking! How about when you’re […]
Special Provisions Allow Military Home Buyers to Capture Tax Credits Extension of Homebuyer Tax Credit and Excemption from Tax Credit Recapture Rules Ease the Home Buying Purchase for Members of the Military Military families seeking to buy a home can count on a little tax help. The Homebuyers Tax Credit which provided eligible buyers with […]