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The Future Of The Housing Market

September 17, 2021 Posted by: Exodus Realty

Will the housing market eventually crash? A September 12, 2021 article by Marco Santarelli of Norada Real Estate Investments takes a look at the latest trends. The Pending Home Sales Index tracks the number of homes that are under contract to be sold, courtesy of the National Association of Realtors. This dropped 1.8% in July from […]

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How To Choose A Real Estate Agent

August 22, 2021 Posted by: Exodus Realty

Finding the right professional to help you buy or sell your home can be a bit daunting. Sally Tunmer of HomeLight.com offers some suggestions that could help you along the way–and no doubt lead you to one of the knowledgeable experts at Exodus Realty. Tunmer’s 17 steps include: -Deciding what’s important to you: Do you […]

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Exodus Team Supports Local Law Enforcement

July 8, 2021 Posted by: Exodus Realty

Exodus Realty Greensburg recently presented a token of thanks to local police and sheriff representatives in appreciation for all that area law enforcement does to keep our community safe. The Exodus team handed out gift cards for a complimentary meal at Carriage on the Square Smokehouse on Greensburg’s downtown square. In all, 100 gift cards […]

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Winning a Bidding War

June 24, 2021 Posted by: Exodus Realty

With a low inventory of homes for sale, bidding wars may be common. In her June 7 article for US New & World Report, Maryalene LaPonsie offers suggestions on “How to Win a Bidding War on a House.” LaPonsie’s suggestions include: Pay cash or waive financing—if there is no financing involved, this gives the seller […]

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Spring Moving Tips

April 11, 2021 Posted by: Exodus Realty

Spring is a popular time to move. If you’re in the midst of the the moving process, consider some of these tips to help your move go smoothly.  Some tips are gathered from Peggy Wang of BuzzFeed. Others are just personal experience: Write down a list of all the places you’ll need to contact with […]

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Money-Saving Home-Buying Tips

March 28, 2021 Posted by: Exodus Realty

If you’re looking to buy a home this spring, daveramsay.com offers some money-saving advice to help you make financially prudent decisions: Set a budget and stick to it. Ideally, your monthly house payment should be no more than 25% of your monthly take home pay. Save at least a 10-20% down payment. Anything less than […]

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Monthly Maintenance Tasks

March 7, 2021 Posted by: Exodus Realty

Courtney Schroeder of mortgage lender Bailey & Wood shares these important monthly maintenance tasks: 11 MUST-DO MONTHLY MAINTENANCE TASKS The smart way to maintain a home in tip-top shape is with a monthly check-up: a brief list of simple tasks you can deal with in less than an hour. By doing this regularly, you’ll catch […]

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Exodus Welcomes New Agent

February 28, 2021 Posted by: Exodus Realty

Exodus Realty Greensburg is pleased to welcome Jody Westerfeld as its newest real estate broker. A native of Greensburg, Jody is a “hometown type of girl, so joining a hometown brokerage was the right choice for me,” she said. “I have always had a love for homes. I am very visual so it’s fun picturing […]

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Starting Your Next Chapter: Moving and Downsizing Advice for Seniors

February 21, 2021 Posted by: Exodus Realty

content contributed by Andrea Needham of eldersday.org Many seniors choose to move into a smaller house after the kids move out or once retirement gets closer. Moving involves a lot of steps, such as finding the perfect small home, planning your moving budget and downsizing your possessions. It can be stressful having that much on […]

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Mortgage Musings

February 7, 2021 Posted by: Exodus Realty

With what have been some historically low mortgage rates, mortgage expert and editor Leslie Cook from money.com offers some solid food for thought: If you’re wondering whether you should consider refinancing your home, Cook suggests it may be worthwhile if your current mortgage rate exceeds today’s rates by more than one percentage point. Mortgage refinance […]

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