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Back to School- Tips for Creating

Be a fan of the plan.
Posted by Jessica Wimberly on August 07, 2020 in  Back to School  organization tips
“School Year’s Eve” can be a tough night for families. It is a rude awakening that another summer has passed and the countdown until summer vacation has been reset. Our best advice for a smooth transition…be a fan of the plan. Remove the chaos from getting ready for school each morning by creating a routine and staying organized. Create your own routine for the morning. Have a Morning Routine I may not be a mom yet but as the oldest of 12 cousins I have been around enough children to know... read more

Mortgage FAQ's

Answering all your mortgage related questions!
Posted by Jessica Wimberly on August 05, 2020 in  Buying A Home  First Time Home Buyer  Home Buying
Buying a home isn't for the faint at heart. It's a process and for the most part, it takes time. And while it's fun checking out the homes on the market, you always want to start by checking out what kind of mortgage you are comfortable with. (This way you aren't falling in love with a home that is out of your budget - and instead, falling in love with one that is!)Today, we are answering the FAQ's that we get the most concerning getting a home mortgage. Let's get started! How do I know if it’s time to b... read more

Tips for Virtual House Hunting During COVID-19

Let' us help you find your dream home from the comfort of your own home.
Posted by Jessica Wimberly on August 03, 2020 in  Buying A Home  COVID-19  Home Buying Tips  House Hunting
The COVID-19 pandemic has changed so much of the way we live right now, home shopping included.  If you are needing to move soon, however, don’t despair! We can help you find a home and stay safely within the health guidelines. Here are some tips for home shopping during the pandemic. Be selective about the homes you choose to visit. If you are the type of buyer that likes to cast a wide net and see everything in your price range, you may have to change your methodology. Try to narrow down your list of ... read more

More Homes Needed, Please!

Your Local July Housing Market Report
Posted by Jessica Wimberly on July 29, 2020 in No Category
MORE HOMES PLEASE…AGAIN! I’ve been writing these monthly posts for a couple of years now and love it. I have to admit that I’ve become a little bit of a stats nerd. I now find myself thinking about how the numbers will come in each month. Here is what I thought would happen this month in the U.S.: Sales: I predicted a national rise of 15%. I had the right idea but was a bit off. The National Association of Realtors just reported that sales rose a record 20.7% over May! Wow! The early impact of C... read more

Market at a Glance

June 2020
Posted by Sheryl Garcie on July 27, 2020 in  Market Statistics
June 2020 Market OverviewShreveport/Bossier, LA – (Caddo, Bossier, Desoto Parishes only) June Summary: Sales were up big. Average price was down. Inventory levels at new all-time low.   Sales: Four months now into the Covid-19 epidemic, homes continue to sell….and that’s exactly what they did in June. June had the highest number of monthly closings we’ve seen in 2 years and was the best June we’ve seen since 2006. There were 508 closed sales this June versus 452 in June last yea... read more
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