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By Manish Chanda
(Everest Peak, Inc.)
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We can hardly believe it either, but there are just 23 days left until December 25th.As often happens, you may be struggling to think of gift ideas, but have you thought that your house could maybe also do with some TLC at this time?This is especially true if you're planning to sell in the New Ye...

By Manish Chanda
(Everest Peak, Inc.)
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An Albuquerque Journal online article certainly grabbed our attention earlier today.The report said that latest Standard & Poor’s CoreLogic Case-Shiller national home price index, released today, is slightly above the peak it reached prior to recession in July 2006, rising 5.5% between September ...

By Manish Chanda
(Everest Peak, Inc.)
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First of all, we hope you and your family had a fantastic Thanksgiving Day and if you've been shopping today that you found the bargains you were looking for.Thanksgiving always heralds in the start of the Christmas season and, rather less joyously, another annual tradition we get to see in the r...

By Manish Chanda
(Everest Peak, Inc.)
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The Thanksgiving holiday is almost upon us and we couldn't help but be inspired by a recent feature on Albuquerque at movebuddha.comThe article called "38 Tips on Moving to Albuquerque, NM: Relocation Guide." highlights the good, and not so positive, aspects of living in the city, which any guide...

By Manish Chanda
(Everest Peak, Inc.)
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It's great to be able to report that the positive market trends we've been seeing all year in the Albuquerque area real estate market appear to be continuing deep into the fall.The latest statistics, for October, recently released by Greater Albuquerque Association of REALTORS® (GAAR) are perhaps...

By Manish Chanda
(Everest Peak, Inc.)
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In retrospect, it was perhaps inevitable that financial markets would react to the election result last week, regardless of who won.After an immediate downward reaction to the result, stock markets quickly rallied, which caused bonds, a safe-haven investment when stocks are unattractive, to sudde...

By Manish Chanda
(Everest Peak, Inc.)
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Every few months, we like to review and contextualize the latest Greater Albuquerque Association of REALTORS® quarterly statistics for you, especially as they provide a wider perspective of market trends than month-to-month reports.Once again, it's very pleasing to be able to tell you that the re...

By Manish Chanda
(Everest Peak, Inc.)
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Many homeowners will remember the pain caused by The Great Recession years, not least the dramatic effect it often had on the home equity they had built-up.How great, then, to be able to report that home equity has been making a stunning comeback over the past few years of recovery.According to a...

By Manish Chanda
(Everest Peak, Inc.)
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If your home isn't selling, there could of course be a wide range of reasons for this. But in such a buoyant market as the one we're currently enjoying, it's a good bet that your lack of success could well be because your asking price is too high.One of the key skills of a top performing real est...

By Manish Chanda
(Everest Peak, Inc.)
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Last weekend marked a significant moment in mortgage finance history as the new, so-called "trended" credit data was launched.We initially looked at trended credit data back in May. However, its planned introduction date of June 25th was postponed until last weekend, so we can now finally look fo...

By Manish Chanda
(Everest Peak, Inc.)
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Thursday will be the first official day of Fall, so we thought now would be a great time to offer some useful tips to help you prepare your home for the changing weather conditions and temperatures we'll be seeing in the coming weeks.Roofs - A pair of binoculars is invaluable when it comes to mak...

By Rich Cederberg, eXp Realty Agent Albuquerque
(eXp Realty)
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My newest listing in Ventana Ranch West is 7619 Jamestown Rd NW, a beautiful Pulte home with 2,150 square feet. 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, a 2.5 car garage and and large, oversize corner lot (.22 acres).The popular Scottsdale floorplan features an open floorplan with spacious kitchen with master bedr...

By Rich Cederberg, eXp Realty Agent Albuquerque
(eXp Realty)
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I brought the buyer to a great home in NW Albuquerque's Ventana Ranch!I love to list NW Albuquerque homes for sale, but I also love to show them to home buyers. I love helping them find the best homes, or the best deals, and sometimes both - depending on exactly what they're looking for.That's wh...

By Manish Chanda
(Everest Peak, Inc.)
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If, as a prospective house buyer, you were to ask us what's the single best piece of advice we could give you right now, we'd not hesitate to say: "get pre-approved for your mortgage".In fact, with low inventory of available homes for sale this has become an even more important pre-requisite.To e...
It's good to be able to report that recently released Greater Albuquerque Association of REALTORS® statistics for August point towards a very lively end to the summer in the area.Apart from continuing concerns over the level of inventory of available homes for sale, which we'll return to later, t...

By Manish Chanda
(Everest Peak, Inc.)
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Low inventory of available homes for sale continues to be a major factor in the Albuquerque area. Despite a couple of slightly encouraging signs during this year to date, in general the trend has been getting worse.The truth is, of course, that a shortage of homes is a mixture of good and bad new...

By Manish Chanda
(Everest Peak, Inc.)
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First of all we hope everyone had a great holiday weekend.Now we're on the other side of the Labor Day break, thoughts are increasingly turning to the fall, which is officially just over two weeks ahead of us now (September 22nd).Rather than wait for it to arrive, we thought we'd set the scene f...

By Manish Chanda
(Everest Peak, Inc.)
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The Labor Day weekend is, of course, something of a watershed in the annual calendar.Leading into the weekend, it still feels very much like summer and then, with college football getting under way this weekend and all the other traditions of this much anticipated holiday, we'll suddenly wake up ...

By Rich Cederberg, eXp Realty Agent Albuquerque
(eXp Realty)
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  What would you say if I told you you could buy a like-new, 3,000 square foot home in NW Albuquerque's Ventana Ranch West neighborhood with brazilian Koa wood floors, granite countertops, refrigerated air and a $40,000 PV (solar) system for under $300,000? Would you think I was crazy?Well that's...

By Rich Cederberg, eXp Realty Agent Albuquerque
(eXp Realty)
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I just sold a home in NW Albuquerque's Riverview Estates in 15 days for top of the market price! It was a beautiful Opel Jenkins home with wood floors and a remodeled kitchen that included a super beautiful hot tub and pool.  Here's a quick video of 4336 Rio Colorado Blvd NE:NW Albuquerque's Rive...

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