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Become Fluent in Real Estate Terminology

LEARN MORE ABOUT YOUR NEXT HOME PURCHASE FROM THE TEAM AT grimes realty.There's no denying that buying or selling a home can be overwhelming. Between the logistics and then throwing in terms like

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Bye, Bye Beige: 2020 Ventures Fearlessly Into the Bold and Beautiful

After a decade of subdued interior design dominated by farmhouse and mid-century modern styles, an unusual 2020 is swinging the pendulum back towards maximalism in American homes. In a

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Move-Up vs. Second Home: Which One Is Right For You?

Move-Up vs. Second Home: Which One Is Right For You?  The pandemic has changed the way many of us live, work, and attend school—and those changes have impacted our priorities when it

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Why Is It so Important to Be Pre-Approved in the Homebuying Process?

You may have heard that pre-approval is a great first step in the homebuying process. But why is it so important? When looking for a home, the temptation to fall in love with a house that

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Homes Are More Affordable Right Now Than They Have Been in Years

 Homes Are More Affordable Right Now Than They Have Been in YearsToday, home prices are appreciating. When we hear prices are going up, it’s normal to think a home will cost more as the

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Best Time to Sell?

Best Time to Sell? When Competition Is at an All-Time LowIn a recent survey of home sellers by Qualtrics, 87% of respondents said they were concerned their home won’t sell

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Is Now a Good Time to Buy or Sell Real Estate?

Traditionally, spring is one of the busiest times of the year for real estate. However, the coronavirus outbreak—and subsequent stay-at-home orders—led many buyers and sellers to put

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How to Stage Your Home for a Quick Sale

When real estate agents talk about staging your home, they're referring to a method of decorating your home that is designed to showcase its best assets, impress buyers, and sell it

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Three Reasons Homebuyers Are Ready to Purchase This Year

A recent survey by Lending Tree tapped into behaviors of over 1,000 prospective buyers. The results indicated 53% of all homebuyers are more likely to buy a home in the next year, even amid the

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