The Perna Team Blog - Blog Archive: October, 2015

Good morning agents!   It has been a while since I've shared a new video or post! I'm sitting here this morning working on our 2016 Business Planning Meeting Outline for our meeting next week and saw a great Top Coach email featuring an info-graphic on how agents should spend or save their money.     If you know anything about me, I LOVE info-graphics and was very curious about what it had to say. I wanted to see if it was something great I could share with everyone. I thought it was a fantastic and simple way to guide the flow of income for Realtors. Here's a rendering of it here: infographic   To be honest, I thought it's effective, simple and quickly made it's point (although I would've chosen different verbiage for part of it).   With…

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Recently, I was looking at some information over at Keeping Current Matters that I thought you might find helpful.

According to the article, which you can read here, 23% of homeowners questioned in a survey said they have considered selling their home, but haven't yet put it up for sale.

Why Sellers Hesitate to Sell

Berkshire Hathaway Home Services released their press release that details the results of its second Homeowner Sentiment Survey, indicating that real estate consumers remain optimistic about housing and its long-term prospects yet are hesitant to list their homes in a market largely favoring sellers.

Interviews with 2,557 respondents were conducted online by Edelman Berland in July 2015. The respondents captured were either current homeowners (individuals who…

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10 Buyer FAQsWhether it’s your first time buying a home or you’re just starting to think about buying a home, you may have many questions and concerns about the process. The most asked questions from buyers include the process, fees, and advice – here are the 10 most frequently asked questions, and their answers.

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What’s the first step of the home buying process?

Answer: The Mortgage Pre-Approval

Unless you are paying cash for a house, you will need to get a mortgage. In order to know how much home you can afford, you will need to get pre-approved for a loan. This is the first-step in the home buying process.

How long does it take to buy a home?

Answer: Around 30 days

The timeline for finding a house…

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KW Real Estate Mobile App

With the Keller Williams Realty Mobile Search app, finding the right home for you is as easy as drawing a circle on a map. Designed for today’s tech savvy home buyers, this easy-to-use GPS-powered app puts you in control of your real estate search. This free app was recently updated and rolled out September 9, 2015 with stability enhancements and bug fixes. The app is available for iPhone and Android users. In order to download and use the app, you need to create an account and enter your agent's code.

How to download:

Ask your KW Real Estate agent for the website link to download their app directly from your smartphone or tablet. Depending on your device, choose the Apple App Store or Google Play Store to download. Then enter their personal…

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