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In The Market To Sell?…

You may be thinking your house won't sell now that temps have reached triple digits. You might just be wrong, my dolls. Turns out, here on the surface of the sun, we are in peak sales season right now. For the Valley, March through June are top months to sell your home. July through December… Continue reading In The Market To Sell?…

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Ask The Expert…

One of the questions our Deana, of Magic Zip Code fame, gets a lot is, "Should I buy or should I remodel?" Since she's got a guy or girl for either, she can give a realistic and unbiased answer. And that answer? It depends... Builders, if pressed, will tell you that on a per square… Continue reading Ask The Expert…

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Rent Or Buy?

Did you know home values in The Dale went up 5.6 percent in the past year and they're expected to go up another 1.7 percent before the year is up? Good news for sellers. And isn't it about time? Inventory is small in areas, so homes are selling quickly. We talked with our fave realtor… Continue reading Rent Or Buy?

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House Hunters…

Millennials are buying condos. Cash buyers are everywhere. Building is on the rise. You can buy a house with bad credit. Such is afternoon coffee with Magic Zip Code's Deana, our fave. Want the insider scoop? Cash is king. As in most things, cash can get you the best deal when buying a house. Sellers… Continue reading House Hunters…

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Have We Recovered Yet?…

Our beloved Dale took a massive housing market hit with the recession. There are those who say it will never recover to its heyday, pre-meltdown. Others note some solid gains. Does it matter who's right and who's wrong when all you want is to buy or sell a home? We asked our favorite real estate… Continue reading Have We Recovered Yet?…

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There’s Magic In The Kitchen…

We ask Magic Zip Code's Deana, "Whats the most important room when selling a house?" She smiles and nods, of course it's the kitchen. So how do we sell if our kitchens are neither newly remodeled nor fitted with quartz and marble countertops? Yep, that's right. It used to be granite. Now it's quartz. And… Continue reading There’s Magic In The Kitchen…

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There’s Magic in Staging…

As for perfect jobs, how about staging homes? Decorating, arranging and OCDing all over someone else's home with the sole purpose of making it look good without spending your own money? Am I dreaming? It is indeed a real thing, a real job (How to get? Advise please.) that makes homes sell faster, for more… Continue reading There’s Magic in Staging…

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Magic Zip Code…

Real estate is one tough biz. How do some agents capture a zillion listings, buy and sell daily and roll about in piles of cash ala Million Dollar Listing? Is there some sort of wizardry? Or is it all, like they say, location, location, location? If so, there must be some Magic Zip Code, right?… Continue reading Magic Zip Code…