Welcome to Aubrey’s Blog.
Sometimes funny. Sometimes educational. Always real estate-ish.
So you're going to buy a house. You sit down and go to Zillow.com searching through endless listings. You get a ‘zestimate’ of how much your home is worth, which shows you a 40% increase in value from the original purchase price. “So much equity we have!” you think to...read more
Thinking ahead or staying organized continue to be all-important strategies. Begin by taking a household inventory and decide what to move, sell, discard, or donate. Then start marking off the items on this checklist. Finally, make a list of friends, relatives, and...read more
Monthly Market Stats Another month of Realtors begging for listings to sell. We have record low inventory, so now is the time if you want to sell. NOW!read more
Seriously, I NEED to use every bit of this article in my own home. My basement looks like it imploded. This article,'Spring Clean Like A Pro,' made me feel a little less overwhelmed with beginning the process because I can download apps to make it much simpler.read more
How do you coordinate buying a new home while still owning another? That is a very common question I get from home shoppers who are moving up. Although the process is rarely perfect, I can help you smooth out the bumps. I found a great article that may help you...read more
Take notes from this video to get your house sold sooner and make it look more appealing to buyers. Even the slightest changes, could make a huge difference. This is one of the main reasons why I stage all my listings....read more
More clients are coming to me with information from Zillow when buying or selling their homes. Zillow, like Wikipedia, is not 100% accurate, but it’s a good starting place when looking for homes. On Zillow, not all of the houses you see are still for sale and...read more
According to Realtor.com, "the 30-year fixed interest rate is averaging 3.63%, and experts predict mortgage interest rates wont be going down much more anytime soon." Click the link below to read the full article....read more
If you want your house sold now is the time! Buyers are out looking and I just sold 2 houses in 1 day! http://www.cbshome.com/homes-for-sale/5421-Decatur-Street-Omaha-NE-68104-140183769...read more
In December, new construction list prices increased by 18% since 2013. Click on the picture to see more December market stats, some of the numbers might surprise you.read more