Time to check your pipes as the temps are getting colder

Tips on avoiding the risk of pipes freezing. Frozen pipes are one of the most common causes of property damage during frigid weather and can cause more than a few thousand dollars in water damage. The pipes that freeze most frequently are those in such unheated interior spaces as basements, attics, and garages. However, pipes…

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Marketing Your Home

Our goal when marketing your home is to gain as much exposure in the market as possible. Increased exposure in the housing market will put your home in front of the greatest number of potential buyers. The most effective strategy tools that we incorporate in marketing include: -Printed materials such as feature sheets that contain…

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Celebrate! Holidays and Festivals In and Around Rochester!

Take a peek at the festivals and fun going on this month and start planning which events you want to clear your calendar for. Lagniappe November 20th Join the merchants of downtown Rochester when they offer their customers Lagniappe (Creole for “a little something extra”) in appreciation for their support throughout the year! Big, Bright…

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What is the difference between a REALTOR® and a Licensee?

A few people ask me if there is a difference between a Realtor and a Real Estate Licensee. The primary reasons to hire an agent are obvious–home purchases or listings of a home are significant and it is a process. Therefore, it’s a relief and an assurance to have an agent who will walk you through…

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Client Appreciation- “Annual Clear the Clutter Day”

We want to give back to our clients by offering document shredding services, hot chocolate,snacks and a free gift for the first 100 clients! Clean out your files, get rid of clutter and come have some fun with Caron Koteles. Click: Facebook to sign up! Can’t Wait to see you there!

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Top 10 Things You Should NOT Do When Buying a Home…

If you’re thinking of becoming a new homeowner, make sure you’ve got the following 10 tips in the bag… – Don’t change your job before submitting a loan inquiry for a home loan.  Along with that, now is not the right time to become self-employed or quit your job. You want to show lenders stability,…

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