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Tips to Organize Your Bedroom

Written by EnRoute Team on September 29, 2009

Here are some great tips to easily organize your bedroom. These are especially helpful if your home is on the market for sale and you need to get ready for that last minute showing, well you're bedroom won't be a worry anymore!

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Keller Williams "This Month in Real Estate" Video

Written by EnRoute Team on September 29, 2009

Each month, This Month in Real Estate provides expert opinion and analysis on real estate trends across the nation. The aim of the consumer-oriented segments is to help agents combat the "doom and gloom" messages of the national print and television media with real information on real estate.

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8,000 Reasons to Buy a Home Before 11/30/09!

Written by Katie Griffin on September 28, 2009

Are you in the market for a new home or seriously considering making a move? There are 8,000 reasons to buy a home before November 30, 2009! This means there are only 64 days left so act fast!

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Fueling Tips to Save Money at the Gas Pump

Written by EnRoute Team on September 25, 2009

As your local real estate agent, we feel it is important to offer tips and advice on more than real estate, especially if it will save you money! These tips might make the most of the gasoline you pump into your car from now on.

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Investors Activity is Greatly Increasing

Written by EnRoute Team on September 25, 2009

We are seeing a huge influx of investor activity in the market recently. Due to the difficulty of obtaining a mortgage, the renter population has increased. Most of the investors out there are making the decision against flipping these days and are purchasing these homes for a rental property. This is helping our market in so many ways. Read more of my perspective as well as a related Inman News article here.

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The Value of "Going Green" Still Comes Down to the Dollar

Written by Julie Downey on September 24, 2009

According to a recent survey from the National Association of Home Builders, prospective home buyers want the benefits of new, more efficient homes, but are unwilling to pay much more for a green home. Read the full article from RISMedia and my supporting comments.

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Daily Interest Rates

Written by EnRoute Team on September 23, 2009

Daily mortgage rates for Wednesday, September 23, 2009 provided by Bank of America Home Loans. If you're thinking about making a move or buying a home, call us today for up-to-date information! Now is the best time to buy or sell a home!

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Pending Homes Sales Up- Time the Market Right!

Written by Julie Downey on September 22, 2009

According to The National Association of Realtors, pending home activity is increasing and if you're thinking about selling your home, NOW is the time to tackle this real estate market!

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Homebuying 101: The Pre-Approval Process

Written by EnRoute Team on September 18, 2009

If you're considering buying a home, then it's important to understand the entire process from beginning to end. Buyers with a mortgage pre-approval have a distinct advantage when they are ready to deal. An approved mortgage establishes a shopper's buying power. To speed the process and strengthen their bidding position, many home shoppers check their credit report and get pre-approved for a mortgage before looking for a house.

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Corian Vs. Granite Countertops, which one to choose?

Written by EnRoute Team on September 17, 2009

If you are planning to put your home on the market for sale, you may want to give serious consideration to making some improvements to your home. Decide if this is a D-I-Y project or not, because the bottom line is that you can make some fairly easy and not too costly improvements to your home that can result in a significant increase in value of your residence itself. You may want to consider remodeling your kitchen first and here is why.

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2009 Indianapolis Colts Schedule

Written by EnRoute Team on September 17, 2009

The EnRoute Team proudly supports their Indianapolis Colts! Check out the 2009 Colts Schedule brought to you by the official Colts website. GO BLUE!

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Tips to Help Your Home Stay Allergy Free This Fall

Written by EnRoute Team on September 16, 2009

10 Tips to Allergy-Proof your Home for Fall is a helpful article from CNN.com's Health Section that is definitely worth reading if you suffer from allergies. During the season changes, your home can harbor a surprising number of allergy-causing culprits. Here's where they're hiding, and how to send them packing.

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Eat at Uno Chicago Grill on 9/16/09 to Help our Homeless!

Written by EnRoute Team on September 15, 2009

Support the Realtor Foundation and eat at the same time!! This is for a good cause, please help the homeless in Indianapolis! Eat at Uno Chicago Grill on Wednesday, September 16 at Clearwater Crossing in Indianapolis. Dine in or carry out all day and 20% of your bill will be donated to the Realtor Foundation. You must present the voucher available for downloading below. Feel free to pass this along to anyone you know

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We Don't Just List Homes, We Sell Them!

Written by Julie Downey on September 14, 2009

Is your listing agent doing everything in their power to sell your home? There is a misconception when talking to home sellers about what their listing agent is doing to sell their house. So many agents provide the bare minimum by simply putting a sign in the yard, placing the house on the MLS and praying that someone comes through and buys it. That is what I consider LISTING your home. Find out the difference between our marketing approach and how it gets your home SOLD.

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Is Your Heating System Ready for Fall and Winter?

Written by EnRoute Team on September 11, 2009

It's that time of year again to start thinking about the fall and winter months ahead, as they are fast approaching! In order to avoid any heating problems during the cold months, it is best to service your heating system now. We recommend contacting your local service repairman, but for those of you who like DIY projects, here are some helpful tips.

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Thinking about Selling Your Home?

Written by Julie Downey on September 10, 2009

Thinking about selling your home? Now is the time to put your home on the market, because housing inventory is down, which means more buyers for you!

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Daily Interest Rates

Written by EnRoute Team on September 9, 2009

Interest Rates for Wednesday, September 9, 2009 provided by Bank of America. Call the EnRoute Team at Keller Williams today to learn more about interest rates and why now is the best time to buy a house or make a move!

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Why is staging your home so important in this market?

Written by Julie Downey on September 8, 2009

I am sure you have heard in the National media that we are currently facing a buyers real estate market. But what exactly is a buyers market and how does it really affect sellers? More importantly, if you're selling your home, how do you stand out from the rest?

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Credit Tidbits and Repair Tips

Written by Katie Griffin- Buyer Specialist on September 4, 2009

Today your credit score is more important than ever. It affects your ability to get the best interest rate on a mortgage, car loan, your homeowners or renter�s insurance rate, and your ability to obtain utility service without large deposits. Here are a few tips to help you when it comes to raising your credit score:

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Keller Williams Ranked Highest in Customer Satisfaction!

Written by EnRoute Team on September 3, 2009

We are so proud to have been recognized by the JD Power and associates as the company ranked the highest in buyer satisfaction. I know my team and I work very hard to make sure our buyers are not only satisfied, but well taken care of and very well represented. Keller Williams spends a lot of time ensuring we as agents have the tools and education necessary to provide the highest possible level of customer service, and we know on The EnRoute Team that we are. Our referral business, and returning clients speak volumes! Great job KW agents, we're proud to be in business with you!

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10 Mistakes buyers make when purchasing a home

Written by EnRoute Team on September 2, 2009

Learn the top 10 mistakes a homebuyer makes when purchasing a home so you can protect yourself from these common pitfalls. The EnRoute Team can help guide you through the home buying process while offering superior service that puts the homebuyers interests first.

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New Appraisal Rules are Messing with Home Values!

Written by Julie Downey on September 2, 2009

I know you have heard about how the new HVCC laws are affecting our home values, especially since we recently discussed what HVCC stands for, but do you truly understand why they affect your home? Find out where your homes value truly comes from here!

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OPEN HOUSE SATURDAY 9-5-09 from 12:00-2:00PM

Written by EnRoute Team on September 2, 2009

Don't miss the chance to see this inviting 3 bedroom Noblesville home on Saturday, September 5, 2009 from 12:00-2:00PM!

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