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Missing Jasper

Missing Jasper

Clarence and Myrtle have long since been retired, and the frigid weather of Wisconsin has seeped into their aching bones for far too long. With three adult kids living in Florida they decided it was time to put the house up for sale and head to the ocean. Today was...

Getting Your Home Ready for Sale

Getting Your Home Ready for Sale

Getting ready to put your home on the market?  De-cluttered and clean is a must.  But what else can you do to make your home really shine?  There are easy fixes that aren’t big WOW’s, but will make your home show better.   Woodwork with scratches, nicks and...

Downsizing in 10 Minutes! (per day)

Downsizing in 10 Minutes! (per day)

Okay we all know that you can not downsize in just 10 minutes!  However, I think we often say I ONLY have 10 minutes so I will wait until I have more time.  The word ONLY is stopping you from starting. ONLY is a very powerful word.  It can be used to...

Is It Time To Get Out Of The Snow?

Is It Time To Get Out Of The Snow?

Is It Time to Get Out of The Snow and Cold? Have you ever considered moving out of the Midwest?  Where would you move?  Would you go permanently or still spend part of the year here? A survey by Bankrate shows that half of people ages 50 to...

No Joanna Not Everything Needs ShipLap!

No Joanna Not Everything Needs ShipLap!

As a Realtor I have a LOVE/HATE relationship with HGTV.  LOVE the ideas, HATE the pressure it puts on home owners trying to sell. Move this wall, paint everything white and add shiplap!!  If you have heard this or have wanted to do this I know you have...

Annette’s Packing Plan

Annette’s Packing Plan

I have created this system to keep me organized and to make packing/unpacking as stress free as possible. Determine a number sequence for each room or area of your house. (ie: kitchen 100’s, family room 200’s, guest bathroom 300’s…) As you pack each room, record the...

THINKING OF SELLING YOUR HOME?

THINKING OF SELLING YOUR HOME?

The first step is to understand what the value of your home is in the current marketplace. Typically, I will set up an initial appointment so I can see your home in person. Fill out this form to calculate the value of your home. Make a list of all the updates you have...

Buying A Home

How Many Square Feet do You Need?

How Many Square Feet do You Need?

According to a heat map study shown in “Minimalism, A Documentary About Important Things” (Find at: minimalismfilm.com) Americans only use about 40% of our living spaces regularly.   The map shows most of the activity in the kitchen/ dining area, then the family room...

The First Time is Special

The First Time is Special

Buying a house for the first time is very exciting.  I remember feeling like I had finally reached “real” adulthood.  I also remember feeling overwhelmed, confused and slightly freaked out! At the time my husband was working in the corporate world.  We were being...

Buying a House?  Writing the Offer

Buying a House? Writing the Offer

Thinking about buying a home? Click here for a some additional information.  (Thinking About Buying A Home?  ) You have found the one?  Now it is time to write the offer!   Are you a first time home buyer?  Maybe this  is not your first rodeo.  Whichever the case this...

Thinking About Buying A Home?

Thinking About Buying A Home?

So you want to buy a home? Here is what you need to do! Meet with a Lender to determine how much house you can afford. If you don’t have a lender I can give you suggestions of trustworthy lenders.   Think about what you need/want in your new home.  I.E. Price range,...

Senior Real Estate Specialist

What is an SRES®?

What is an SRES®?

A Seniors Real Estate Specialist® (SRES®) is a REALTOR® who is uniquely qualified to assist seniors in housing sales and purchases. The SRES® designation is awarded only to REALTORS® who have successfully completed a series of educational courses on how to help...

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