Opinion Pieces on Real Estate, Home Improvement, Interior Design and More

Integrating a Concierge Mindset into Your Real Estate Services

Those real estate brokers who go above and beyond for their clients are the ones who receive recommendations and repeat business. But to be the best in the business a real estate agent must also act as a concierge, network with, and work in tandem with other experts who offer the kinds of services that a first-time buyer (or house seller) would find most useful.

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Having a concierge mindset means performing a wide variety of tasks all in the service of your clients.
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7 Online Marketing Strategies for Real Estate Agents

With most homebuyers and potential clients turning to the internet for property searches and information, it is essential for agents, builders, contractors, and realtors to adopt up-to-date online marketing strategies. Digital marketing is the mainstay of businesses in today’s economy, and the construction industry isn’t left behind. So let’s dig into these online marketing strategies for real estate agents.

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What Happens to Real Estate Assets During Divorce?

A divorce is a life-altering event that encompasses not only the dissolution of a marital union but also the division of assets accumulated during the marriage. Among these assets, real estate properties, particularly the family home, hold both substantial financial and emotional value. Further, investments made in home improvements and interior design contribute significantly to the overall worth and sentiment attached to the property. In this piece, we’re going to look at what happens to real estate assets during divorce, including home improvements and personal property. 

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The Benefits of Working with a Real Estate Agent

Are you thinking of either buying or selling a home? In either case, you might be tempted to try to save money by handling everything yourself. This may cost you in the long run. So… what exactly are the benefits of working with a real estate agent?

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Real estate agents should be experts when it comes to analyzing a piece of property or home and then guiding you through the process of buying it.
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Benefits of a Vacation Rental at the Beach

A trip to the beach is a timeless classic that provides the ideal diversion from the routine of daily life. The ocean has a relaxing and revitalizing impact due to the wave’s sound, the sand’s feel, and the salty breeze. Vacation rentals provide a special fusion of convenience, privacy, and cost when it comes to selecting accommodations. In case you love spending lots of time at the beach, you should think about renting or even buying a place at the beach. Here are some of the benefits of selecting a vacation rental for your upcoming beach holiday.

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How Can a Realtor Develop Leadership Skills?

If you want to succeed as a real estate agent, you want to be prepared to work in the field. That means learning how to be a leader, especially if you are heading up a team of other agents. Can a Realtor develop leadership skills or is it simply an innate skill that you are born with? 

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Sunshine Coast Accommodation Caloundra Is a Top Vacation Experience 

Vacations boost our well-being by uplifting our spirits and reducing the stress we need. The studies have shown the value of both hard work and rest. So when the time comes to plan a trip, it’s smart to spend time researching where we might find a top vacation experience.

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The Sunshine Coast has a lot to offer vacationers looking for a memorable experience.
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4 Local Real Estate Marketing Ideas to Try This Year 

Today, almost every entrepreneur is interested in investing in real estate. It allows them to enjoy good returns and stable cash flow. You can also put your money into real estate to diversify your investment and build great wealth. But what are currently the best real estate marketing ideas to help you do this?

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Best Home PEMF Devices in 2022

Taking medication might not be the best alternative when you’re suffering from acute symptoms of a recent injury. If you’re not aware, there’s a new, non-drug alternative treatment that uses PEMF devices. It has the potential to be very helpful in relieving your injury troubles.

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For those who are foreign to PEMF therapy, it is a great alternative. PEMF stands for pulsed electromagnetic field therapy. By using a highly specialized magnetic device, you direct small amounts of energy forward toward a specific area of your body.

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Renting vs. Buying Your First Home: Pros and Cons

For many Americans, there are at least three things they want to do during their lifetime: go to college, buy their own home, and travel the world. But is it actually better to buy your own home than it is to rent? Given that for decades owning a home has been promoted as the single most important investment anyone can make, this might sound like a strange question to you. In this piece, we’ll cover renting vs. buying to help you decide.

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4 Biggest Mistakes New Real Estate Investors Make

The real estate business can be a very lucrative option for your investing your money. However, it does take hard work and smart decision-making to do it successfully. It requires you to thoroughly know and research the market so that you know how to buy a property at the right price. For new real estate investors, this can be a challenge.

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Realtors! 5 Ways to Stay Ahead of Your Competition

It’s quite difficult to come up with original real estate marketing ideas. Especially when your full-time job requires you to meet with clients, stay on top of the market, and do 100 other tasks. And we didn’t even talk about your competition. We have to admit, real estate is a tough business. But don’t worry! In this article, you’ll learn how to stay ahead of your competition.

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When people in your market think about different agents, what they’re really doing is comparing those agents’ brands. | Photo by mentatdgt
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What Are Your Options for Selling a House with Code Violations?

It’s time to sell your house but there is one surprise that you have to deal with first — you find out that your home has code violations. Before you go down a rabbit hole of worrying about how you are going to fix all of the code violations or whether you can even still sell your house, you can consider your options, and the good news is, you probably have more options than you think. Here is an overview of how you can sell a house with code violations, with expert advice from Realtors, to help give you peace of mind. 

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Relocating for Work: 9 Practicalities You Need to Consider

Moving to a new job can be an exciting prospect. It is essential to go into the process with your eyes open and make the decision for the right reasons. But make sure you look at relocating for work from all angles. And be prepared for some major changes to your life.  

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If you have doubts, it is best to be cautious. Consider what you will be leaving behind and whether the move is worth the disruption.  

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