If you’re considering the purchase of a home, you have one big decision to make as you get started: Do you buy a newly constructed home or an existing property? There are pros and cons to each, and you have to weigh them carefully during the decision-making process. It used to be that buying a…

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Easter Egg Decorating Contest Details! We’re so excited you want to join in the Easter fun!  We can’t wait to see what you have created!   Email or Text your photo to Lori@ModeREGroup.com/916-230-0371 by Sunday 5 pm, making sure to note age of creator or creators!   Make sure you are following our Facebook page:…

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Tight Seller’s Market? Consider New Construction Most of the country is experiencing a very tight real estate market. Inventory levels are historically low, perhaps owing to the concern of strangers traipsing through the home during this time. Additionally, because most people are staying home, they have been able to focus on their property and how…

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   Here’s the scoop on our holiday season giveaway; spread the cheer! Today we’re dressed in some mighty fine North Pole attire to tell you all about our 12 Days of Christmas giveaway, which officially kicked off December 1. We know you’re getting this on the first weekend of December, but you still have…

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Looking for a fun fall day with the family?  Give any of these favorite places for pumpkins a visit! Continue the fun with a family carving contest, and roasted pumpkin seeds!  Get fancy and try new flavors!  There are a few listed at the bottom of the recipe I linked! Share your pics on our…

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   Here’s what goes into a buyer consultation and why it’s so important.   As a homebuyer, the most important conversation you’ll have is the initial buyer consultation with a real estate agent(s). The buyer consultation is where we get to sit down with you to discuss the home-buying process, your wants and needs…

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 Here’s what happens when an appraisal comes in low.   Our real estate market has been red-hot recently, and as a result, more and more sellers are asking me an important question: What happens if the appraisal comes in low? For example, say you list your home at $450,000, receive multiple offers for it,…

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Here are the details about our upcoming client appreciation event.   We’re back to announce our 10th annual client appreciation party. Typically, we’d get everyone together for a lovely evening at McConnell Estates Winery. Unfortunately, we can’t have it there this year due to COVID, so we’re doing things a little differently. Come say hi…

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Here’s how to find the perfect representation for your home purchase.   It’s time to cover Step 2 in our series on the home-buying process: Finding the perfect agent.   A great real estate agent is an essential guide to navigating this crazy market right now. Not all real estate agents are created equal, however.…

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