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By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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For Metairie first home buyers who are of a certain age (for the moment let’s call that 40+ or so), the prospect of making such a prodigious commitment should be less intimidating than for the younger set.You have been around for long enough to have seen the ups and downs of the economic cycles; ...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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As its name clearly implies, The 184 Things a Real Estate Agent Does for You is an exhaustive list of the actions a Metairie real estate agent is called upon to perform on behalf of a client. It is an authentic real estate Golden Oldie.Whenever someone wonders aloud what it is that Metairie real ...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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Even if you don’t pride yourself on your artistic flair, you probably have developed fairly firm ideas about what makes some Metairie homes come across better than others.Without even consciously thinking about it, you know as soon as you walk through a front door whether that immediate impressio...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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It’s usually around this time of year when the one in charge of keeping track of your Metairie household’s finances either sits down to do some budget arithmetic, or (at a minimum) goes hunting for a new shoe box to hold the coming year’s tax receipts. Both activities are simply exercises in asce...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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New Year’s Frame of Mind and Metairie Real Estate  Along with all of last week’s New Year’s Day festivities came what you could call the New Year’s Frame of Mind:The familiar, this-time-of-year special consciousness of the passage of time.For most Metairie residents, all the other seasons come a...

By Frank Rubi, FrankRubiRealEstate.com
(Frank Rubi Real Estate, LLC)
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Frank Rubi Real Estate, LLC Great Louisiana HomesGreater New Orleans | Baton Rouge   Metairie | KennerEn nombre de todo el equipo a Frank Rubi Real Estate, LLC le deseamos la paz, la salud y la prosperidad en el Año Nuevo 2016.Gracias por su confianza y la confianza que tiene lugar en Frank Rubi ...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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A key step in preparing a home for sale is creating its listing for Metairie’s online MLS. It’s part science—getting all the physical details exactly right (trickier than you’d think)—and part invention.The goal is to devise phrasing that accurately portrays the property’s unique appeal without r...

By Frank Rubi, FrankRubiRealEstate.com
(Frank Rubi Real Estate, LLC)
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When Purchasing a new home in SouthEast Louisiana, these phone numbers and website will come in handy: Important Phone NumbersEntergy 800-368-3749ATMOS (Gas) 800-547-4321Cox Cable 504-304-8444AT&T 888-757-6500Times Picayune 504-822-6660 Jefferson ParishAssessor Eastbank 504-736-6370Assessor Westb...

By The Williams Team, 985.727.7168 www.TheWilliamsTeam.com
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Click here to check out the parks and playgrounds of Metairie, Louisiana! We hope you thoroughly enjoyed reading our blog - The Williams Team loves staying up to date on what is going on in our community, as well as helping our community BUY, SELL, & INVEST in Real Estate. Our belief is that Real...

By Frank Rubi, FrankRubiRealEstate.com
(Frank Rubi Real Estate, LLC)
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         Frank Rubi Real Estate, LLC Great Louisiana HomesGreater New Orleans | Baton Rouge   Metairie | Kenner | Northshore     Residential Market Report The Year To Year comparison show a 110% Increase in Listings. Year to date also shows an increase of 7% in average price per for Homes Sold. T...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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Look over the carpeting in your home.If the carpeting is old and outdated, or the color severely darkens a room, replacement is necessary.Many houses have languished on the market with no offers because of old and outdated carpeting. Once the carpeting was changed, offers to purchase these same h...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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There are many generalizations that can be truly instructive for homeowners with local homes for sale. The undeniable importance of “location, location, location!” is a good one; de-clutter! As a main order of business is another…as is the wisdom of researching neighborhood comparable.Anybody wit...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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 Think of your backyard as an extension of your home. You want it to be as comfortable and inviting as the inside.If the weather is nice, display freshly scrubbed or newly painted patio furniture outside. Place them in a conversational grouping.If you have a nice garden, flowering shrubs or some ...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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I’ll admit it: the tease was irresistible. There was no good reason why I should take the time to read on, even though it was near the top of the Wall Street Journal’s Real Estate section. This was not likely to be the kind of relevant background information that would be useful in my daily Metai...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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 Because we love our homes, we accept and overlook a few inconveniences and faults. We learn to live with the door that sticks, the big mound of toys in the corner, the cracked tile in the kitchen, and the old water stain in the guest bedroom. What we see as “normal” may not be normal to potentia...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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 When potential buyers come to view your home. You won’t want to be around when your real estate agent brings potential buyers to your home. Serious buyers will want to look inside cabinets and closets. Your presence will make them feel self-conscious and prevent them from seeing enough of your h...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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Just because you are selling your Metairie home yourself, doesn't mean your marketing has to suffer! Terez Harris NOLA Real Estate Group is offering FREE online tools to anyone selling For Sale By Owner!See our FREE marketing tools for Metairie For Sale By OwnersTerez B. HarrisKeller Williams Rea...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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This is why you never want to be around when your real estate agent is showing your home.Its difficult to respond to verbal offers such as:“Would you take $10,000 less for your home if we didn’t ask for new carpet?”“Would you accept less if we offered to close in 30 days?”“If you received an offe...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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         Suppose you finally came to an important decision—that this October is going to be the right time for selling your Metairie house. If you had been biding your time, watching other Metairie houses being listed and closed throughout the summer, you may also have been getting a head start o...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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 If you are a Metairie real estate observer, last week was the time of month when you typically look for the major data releases which detail how residential sales and prices performed in the previous month. Metairie observers weren’t disappointed: last Tuesday, the key National Association of Re...

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