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Homes for Sale By Owner Fort Myers – Just Don’t Do It

2022-04-28

In today’s real estate market, it seems like every agent has a friend who recently sold their house for more than they expected. Or, a friend who recently signed a contract for more than they expected. Or, a friend who recently closed on a property for more than they expected. These anecdotes have become so prevalent that we often hear phrases like, “Realtors make more than FSBOs.” While the phrase may sound like a compliment, it can be harmful. A FSBO is a home seller who acts as their own agent, without the support of an agent or a real estate firm. Continue Reading

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The Appeal of Fort Myers
Fort Myers Florida

Situated on the banks of the Caloosahatchee River, Fort Myers is a Southwest Florida destination that captivates with its mix of natural splendor, historical significance, and contemporary amenities. A hotspot for both residents and tourists, Fort Myers offers a variety of compelling reasons for potential homebuyers to consider. This article Read more

Selling Your Home in Evergreen, CO
Selling Your Home

Selling your home in Evergreen, Colorado, doesn't have to be a daunting process. With the right real estate agent and a well-thought-out plan, you can navigate the process with ease. At Orson Hill Realty, we're committed to providing you with the best service, ensuring a smooth and successful sale.

Buying a Home What Are the Steps
Buying a home

Purchasing a home is an exciting and significant milestone in life, but the process can also be overwhelming for first-time homebuyers. To help make the process smoother, it’s important to understand each step involved in buying a home.

Tips for Finding the Best Real Estate Agent in Colorado
Real Estate Agent

It seems everyone knows at least 20 real estate agents. The question is do you know the BEST real estate agents in Colorado? Most likely not. That is why it is important to look hard when looking for the best realtors in your area. Your cousin's nephew just out of Read more

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Why Selling Your Home for Sale by Owner (FSBO) Is a Huge Mistake

2021-09-06

Why Selling Your Home for Sale by Owner (FSBO) Is a Huge Mistake. There are many dangers of selling your home yourself. From security and screening buyers, legal issues and navigating through complex transactions. You should always use a real estate professional since, for most people, your home is your biggest investment. It may cost you a few dollars to hire a real estate agent but you make up for it in their ability to negotiate and market your home.Continue Reading

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What To Expect From the Southwest Florida Real Estate Market 2022.
Fort Myers, Florida Fountain in Park

The Southwest Florida real estate market is always ever-changing and unpredictable. It can be hard to predict what will happen in the next five years, but we know for sure that there are certain trends that will remain consistent. South Fort Myers and Cape Coral homes are expected to see Read more

Banyan Woods Naples Florida
Homes for Sale in Banyan Woods Naples FL

Banyan Woods is a unique gated community located near Pulling Road Airport in Naples, Florida. Banyan Woods is located near Pulling Road Airport, giving residents easy access to the rest of Naples. Banyan Tree is just 4 miles from the Gulf Coast and just over 8 miles from downtown Naples. Read more

Buying a Home In Colorado

Buying a home in Colorado is the same as anywhere else, sort of. There are some areas you will run into things you may not in the "big city". Many mountain properties have wells and septic systems that are not a big deal. They are just different for some folks Read more

Danny Skelly Real Estate Agent Spotlight
Orson Hill Realty Luxury Agents

Real estate agent/broker/owner Danny Skelly specializes in helping clients buy and sell homes in the Denver mountain areas such as Evergreen, Conifer, Bailey, Genesee, Golden, Indian Hills, Kittredge, Pine and Morrison areas. Danny Skelly is an experienced Mountain Home Expert.

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Why You Need a Real Estate Agent For Any Real Estate Transaction. Never Do FSBO

2021-08-05

Why You Need a Real Estate Agent: Why For Sale by Owner Could be the Biggest Mistake You Ever Made? For sale by owner has 1000 reasons to not do it and only one to do it. Real estate agents know how to market your home, handle complex transactions and any issues that arise. Buying a home with a real estate agent can also help you make an offer on a house within 24 hours from the first viewing. Agents know how much you should be paying for your home.
Why do you need a real estate agent? Because selling your home for sale by owner might be the biggest mistake you have ever made. For sale by owner has 1000 reasons to not do it and only one to do it. Real estate agents know how to market your home, handle complex transactions and any issues that arise. It also separates the emotions of a real estate transactions. You also have no control over security or people going through your home. Real estate agents know how to negotiate the price and how to present the stance of your negotiation position.Continue Reading

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Why Local Boutique Real Estate Companies Rock: Why should you choose a local boutique real estate company over a national one?
Orson Hill Realty Luxury Agents

Choose a small local real estate company and not a national one. Just for starters money national companies make are put back into markets that don't help you. They charge franchise and hidden fees. The agent usually has a large split so they can't reduce your rates as much as Read more

Luxury Realtors and the Luxury Real Estate Market
Evergreen Colorado

The term "luxury homes" can be quite subjective, varying greatly depending on location and property features. In the Denver Foothills, where the average home value is above $500,000, luxury real estate generally starts at a price point of $1,500,000 as of 2023.

First Time Home Buyers – Tips for Your First Home Purchase
First-time-Home

Buying your first home can be an exciting and nerve-wracking experience. There are so many things to think about and so many details you need to handle. Here is some advice on how to buy a house as your first home. Even before we all became adults, we heard people Read more

Should You Paint Your Home Before You List?
Painting Your Home Before You List

Real estate agents know that color psychology is not an exact science when it comes to selling a home, but there are basic principles that marketing pros use to sell everything from greeting cards to automobiles. Much of it has to do with color. Yes, the colors you put on Read more

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Why You Should Never Sell Your Home For Sale By Owner (FSBO)

2021-07-16

Why You Should Never Sell Your Home For Sale By Owner (FSBO) There are a million reasons to not sell your home as a For Sale By Owner Owner (FSBO). FSBO sellers must think about security. Although using a real estate isn’t 100% guaranteed safety there is a much higherContinue Reading

Real Estate News:
Why Local Boutique Real Estate Companies Rock: Why should you choose a local boutique real estate company over a national one?
Orson Hill Realty Luxury Agents

Choose a small local real estate company and not a national one. Just for starters money national companies make are put back into markets that don't help you. They charge franchise and hidden fees. The agent usually has a large split so they can't reduce your rates as much as Read more

The Dos and Don’ts When Selling Your Home – Listing Agent Tips for Listing Your House for Sale
Listing Your Home

The Ultimate Beginners Guide to Get Your Home Ready to Sell - Checklist for dos and do nots Listing Your Home The moment you sign a contract you can start working on getting your home ready to sell. The process of moving into contract might seem simple, but it’s actually Read more

9 Polo Club Lane – Most Expensive Home In Denver This Summer Over 21 Mil
9 Polo Club Lane Denver

9 Polo Club Lane is Denver's finest residence to ever be offered for sale. This stunning contemporary home sits on more than six acres walkable to Cherry Creek and within Denver's finest neighborhood of Polo Club. Designed and oriented to gracefully sit amongst the trees while capturing views of the Read more

Why You Need to Use a Real Estate Agent
Real Estate Agent

There are countless reasons to use a real estate agent when you buy or sell your home. One big reason is buyers usually don't pay the agent and sellers usually make more money when selling with an agent. Then there are the legal reasons. Also security reasons. You should always Read more