Tips and bits of information about buying and selling property in Humboldt County. Written from the perspective of a lifelong resident and Humboldt State University Graduate.
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How many buyers that you know would live in a house that a MURDER was committed in? Actually, it is manslaughter, but this was arrived at via a plea bargain. The fact is a Husband ended his wife's life on the property, had her buried there and eventually dug her body up and re-buried it in a su...
Yes, I said it sneaky realtor! I don't mean sneaky in a bad way, more like making sure that you aren't wasting time. In this day and age of social networking and readily available information, it helps to put the internet to good use. A bit confused? Well, let me explain what I mean. Many ti...
In keeping with the learning experiences theme from yesterday's blog, "Has this ever happened to you..." I wanted to tell you all about a big learning experience for me, Two years ago, REO's were starting to pop up in our market. I had a Short Sale at the time that I showed to some prospective b...
You have a listing and an agent shows it, all very normal, you call the agent for some feedback and they say, "My buyers love it, it's great, I'm writing an offer for them!" It only takes one time to learn that you NEVER say ANYTHING to you Sellers about the offer that is coming in. You can give...
If you're like me, you find that craigslist is a wonderful tool for marketing listings. Craigslist was founded by Craig Newmark in a effort to let friends know about events in the Bay Area, friends began to visit and before long were making suggestions. Hey! You could sell stuff on here, or fin...
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