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Tipp City, Ohio 45371

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July Newsletter

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Summertime, and the living is easy! With vacations being cancelled or postponed in this season of COVID-19, what better time to create a welcoming outdoor space to relax and unwind. This month, we explore ways to create curb appeal and outdoor spaces that will add value to your home. Read More

Agent Spotlight

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This month in our Agent Spotlight is Andrew Snyder! Follow along with us every Monday to learn more about Andrew, and what makes him a realtor you should know! Read More

June Newsletter

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June is the time to declutter, organize and revitalize your space! The garage seems to become a catch-all for many homes. As summer approaches, the June BRG Newsletter discusses a few tips to take back your space, and make your garage clean and comfortable. Also take a look at our featured listing of the month! Read More

Helpful Fall Tips

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Fall is around the corner and we have some great tips for your home maintenance and curb appeal.  When you are looking to move both buyers and sellers can and will appreciate the fact that the house and lawn look great! Fall Maintenance Let’s get started with some fall home maintenance items.  Did you know that getting ready for the winter months can save you a lot of money, pain and aggravation?  The cold, snow and rain can do a number to a home, so you don’t want to ignore winter preparation. Flush hot water heater and remove sediment. This will help prolong the life of the hea... Read More

It’s Holiday Crunch Time!

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It’s Crunch Time!  Christmas is less than two weeks away and soon Santa and guests will be descending upon your home! We have some tips to help you get ready for the season on a budget as well as some suggestions for getting organized to make next year’s holiday season even easier.  CDC—clean, decorate, and corral!   Clean Entryway.  Your entryway is the first thing that guests see.  Wipe down the front door, sweep the porch and steps, shake outdoor mats, and remove any cobwebs that may be lurking. The cobwebs just don’t have the same appeal that they did on October 31! ... Read More

Mortgage Options With Not-So-Good Credit

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You have found your dream home and you can’t help but think about how wonderful it is going to be to have your entire family gathered around the dining table at Thanksgiving and Christmas. After dinner, the adults will sit around and talk while the kids play games in front of the fireplace. Dinner clean-up was a breeze with your fabulous new kitchen and all that is left to do after everyone leaves is to curl up with a blanket and a good book in front of the crackling fire! Sounds fabulous, right?! Before even getting to this point, it is important to understand your credit score and the o... Read More

Bargain Shopping for a Home

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‘Tis the season! And, no, I don’t mean Christmas, although that is fast approaching, too.  More on that later! What I DO mean is that Fall is the perfect time to to snag a bargain on your next home purchase. RealtyTrac analyzed more than 32 million home sales over 15 years and found that October buyers paid 2.6% below the Estimated Market Value of the home.  For a home valued at $200,000, that’s a savings of $5,200! LESS COMPETITION Spring and Summer have long been considered the best time to buy a home. More inventory will be available in the Summer, but prices tend to rise when ... Read More

Back-to-School Organization

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With August 1st comes the realization that Back-to-School time is already here.  It just doesn’t seem possible that summer is coming to an end and school will be starting soon!  Whether your kids attend traditional schools, homeschool, or college, there is always a sense of excitement for what the “new year” is bringing. Over the last 21+ years of having kids in all stages of schooling, I have come to realize that this time of year is when I also renew my pledge to be more organized and survive the crazy school schedule, sports, and extracurricular activities that all kick-off in th... Read More

Preparing Your Home for Vacation

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Summertime, glorious Summertime! For the majority of people, that means a vacation away from home. In addition to the usual tasks of arranging pet care, planning your route, and packing the car, it is a good idea to take care of these few items on a “pre-vacation checklist” before you go to prevent any unwelcome surprises when you return!   Turn Off the Water How many of us have heard the stories of a washer hose or toilet connection failing while the homeowner is away and they return to a flooded home?  The recommendation is to turn off the water to your home while you are gone... Read More

Outdoor Improvements That Add Value to Your Home

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Spring has finally arrived! Actually, it seems like we skipped Spring and went straight to Summer.  Everyone seems to be OK with that after the Winter that we had! It sure seems like Spring has been a long-time coming in all areas of the U.S. this year! It is the perfect time to bring to life the changes that you have been dreaming about all Winter.  Patios and outdoor design consistently rank near the top of online searches for "most desired features in a home".  Making improvements in these areas gives you a great space to enjoy and can provide a fairly significant Return On Investment... Read More