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Ask Phyllis: a blog series of frequently asked real estate questions. Email us here Dear Phyllis, I am a regular reader of your real estate questions and think I have a new dilemma. My husband and I divorced more than a decade ago. So it ...

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Handling an out of state real estate sale

Ask Phyllis: a blog series of frequently asked real estate questions. Email us here Dear Phyllis, I am the executor of my Uncle’s estate (he resided in Texas). He didn’t have his affairs in order. And I learned that although he has a ...

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Why a Home Might Fall Out of Escrow

Why a Home Might Fall Out of Escrow

The process of buying or selling a home is often an emotional roller coaster!  It’s no surprise given how many steps are involved and the number of people who play a role in the transaction. For both buyers and sellers, the experience is ful...

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Bathroom staging on a budget

Bathroom staging on a budget

When the time comes to prepare your home for sale, bathrooms make a major impact. With home prices at record levels, buyers are looking for a spa like experience. Bathroom staging can be done on a budget. The most important thing to reme...

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Is Your Realtor Doing a Good Job

How to determine if your agent is doing a good job Ask Phyllis: a blog series of frequently asked real estate questions. Email us here Dear Phyllis, We have had our home listed for a couple of months with only one low ball offer. I read ...

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Why some homes don’t get shown

Why some homes don’t get shown Ask Phyllis: a blog series of frequently asked real estate questions. Email us here Dear Phyllis, We have had our home on the market for two months. During the first couple of weeks we had about 15 peop...

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Selling a vacant home

Selling a vacant home Ask Phyllis is a blog series of frequently asked real estate questions.  Have a question about real estate?  Email us here Dear Phyllis, I received a job transfer and we purchased another home in North Carolina....

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Home Selling: When to start packing?

Home Selling: When to start packing? Ask Phyllis is a blog series of frequently asked real estate questions.  Have a question about real estate?  Email us here Dear Phyllis, After two months on the market, we finally accepted an offe...

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ask phyllis a real estate question

Planning a home sale and retirement

Planning a home sale and retirement Ask Phyllis is a blog series of frequently asked real estate questions.  Have a question about real estate?  Email us here Dear Phyllis, My wife and I are hoping to sell our home and retire. We hav...

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Dealing with an overzealous neighbor

  Ask Phyllis is a blog series of frequently asked real estate questions.  Have a question about real estate?  Email us here Dear Phyllis, We will be selling our home next March and took your advice and already hired our Realtor...

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