Archive for November, 2009

You want to negotiate MY commission?

Wednesday, November 18th, 2009

Yesterday I had the wildest thing happen. I sent my seller an offer on a home that I listed about 5 weeks ago.  When discussing a counter offer (I will call her Mary) – Mary said “I hope I dont offend anyone” and of course I thought she meant the buyer. Her initial counter offer […]

Assistants – Virtual or Local?

Monday, November 16th, 2009

I am going to be taking a big step – hiring an assistant. I can not figure out if I should get a virtual assistant or just hire someone local. I would love to hear other agents comments and suggestions. What works for you? I have pros and cons for both – my biggest hurdle […]

Home for sale in Fayetteville, AR “Backs up to Gulley Park!”

Friday, November 13th, 2009

Homes like this do not go on the market every day! I am quite certain this one will sell before weekends end so you had better HURRY! I already have a few showings lined up for today (Friday the 13th “my lucky day”)…  1966 E. Township 1966 E. Township in Fayetteville, AR is just under […]

Great News for 1st Time Homebuyers in Northwest Arkansas!

Saturday, November 7th, 2009

Wonderful news for all of you first time home buyers in Northwest Arkansas (well all over the US – however if you are looking in Northwest Arkansas – give me a call!). AND for homeowners that have lived in their home for at least 5 years can now get a tax credit of $6500… YEAH! […]

Real Estate Market in Northwest Arkansas

Thursday, November 5th, 2009

WOW! it has been such a great year in Real Estate – despite what the media says! It looks as if I am going to have my best year in sales since I began my career in Real Estate! Watch my Market Report Video to see what the Real Estate market is doing here in Northwest Arkansas –  […]

Halloween 2009 in “The Orchards” Bentonville, Arkansas… and the “Origins” of Halloween!

Monday, November 2nd, 2009

My parents live in “The Orchards” in Bentonville. It has to be one of the best “Trick or Treating” neighborhoods ever. My parents always have us over for Halloween and my beautiful daughter, Madison (this year “Snow White”) and her friend Jackson LOVE to trick or treat here. Halloween dates back over 2000 years ago […]