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Carol Culkin, Real Estate Salesperson, is your source for real estate in Overland Park. Carol is an award winning agent who gets results! For more information on the Kansas City Metro Area or the Overland Park community please call Carol at (913) 333-8310.
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Buying your first home?  And, you think you found a great Realtor.  Good.  So, what would cause you to question the home buying process?  Is it because your friends told you THIS, your parents told you THAT, and your cousin who just bought her first house three states away is telling you SOMETHIN...
05/19/2009
Hello?  Mr. Listing Agent?  I'm here at your listing and I have a few questions.  I know it's a foreclosure, but do you have any history at all about the property?  Oh, and can you at least tell me if there are any offers?   Oh, you DO have offers?   Mutiple offers?  Nothing accepted?  Okay.  I w...
05/11/2009
Dear Mr. & Mrs. Buyer,Please understand, it's not that I don't want to sell you a house or provide additional information regarding a property.  But, before I do - I will need your signature or an implied agreement.  It's the LAW.  If it seems I am not doing my part to follow up with you, it's be...
05/09/2009
Think it's a buyer's market in Dutchess County?  Think again.  Here's the late breaking news from The Mid-Hudson Multiple Listing Service.  The numbers released today show that purchase offers are up 27% from this time last year.  The average number of days on the market is down by 7 days from Ma...
05/05/2009
I LOVE working with first time buyers.  Yesterday's closing is another reminder of how much I LOVE my job.   Imagine, these buyers lived and rented in New York City for 16 years before moving to Dutchess County a year ago.  Now, imagine just how much rent money went towards their landlord's inves...
05/01/2009
Many wanabee first time home buyers might be waiting until the end of the year to purchase a home because they think they will take advantage of the first time home buyers tax credit.  Think again!  A buyer has to close on a house BEFORE November 30th, 2009 to be eligible for the $8000 credit. Ta...
04/28/2009
Please remove shoes?  ...Gee, I hope I have my good socks on today (the ones without holes in them).  Do not let the cat out?  ...Cat?  Okay, I'll alert the allergy sensitive buyer, so she can start out on a NEGATIVE note.  These are just a couple of the common requests which are made as I try to...
04/22/2009
Spring is in the air!  The start of golf season is upon us.  For all the golf enthusiasts out there, Dutchess County has sixteen public golf courses that will appeal to the seasoned golf pro or the eager beginner.  Two are among the oldest in the country, two are designed by Robert Trent Jones, S...
04/17/2009
He said he was considering ALL options.  By that, I mean he would not pinpoint any certain towns within the county borders.  In fact, he said he would even consider towns on the other side of the Hudson River into the NEXT county. I needed to try to narrow down the search,  so I started out by in...
04/16/2009
The Poughkeepsie Journal reported this week that the real estate market in the Mid-Hudson Valley is beginning to pick up pace.  In March, accepted purchase offers rose 27.2%.  Homes sold faster in March 2009 compared to a year ago with the average days on the market decreasing by 7.7 percent to 1...
04/10/2009
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