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  • Corp Relo
    Dusty Rhodes
      Apr 09, 2021
     
     
    • Real Estate
    • SMARTBOX Moving Tips
    • Moving

    Relocation Assistance: How to Effectively Negotiate Relocation

    Will your potential new job require relocation? Here are tips on how to negotiate a relocation assistance package. ​
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  • LOVE THY NEIGHBOR
    Dusty Rhodes
      Sep 02, 2020
     
     
    • Moving with Kids
    • Moving
    • Real Estate

    How to Meet Your New Neighbors While Social Distancing ​

    Moving to a new home in an unfamiliar neighborhood can seem overwhelming, but one of the best ways to make it feel like home is by getting to know your neighbors. A friendly smile or a wave across the street can make anyone feel more welcome. That said, even the friendliest neighborhoods are taking a step back amid the coronavirus outbreak. What once would have been a yard full of kids playing tag has turned into a single family waving from a distance. As people across the country have been urged to maintain social distancing guidelines, this has made it more difficult for new homeowners to get to know their neighbors. The good news is that there are still plenty of great ways to meet your new neighbors, even if you have to do so from a safe distance. ​
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  • Ask the right questions
    Dusty Rhodes
      Aug 21, 2020
     
     
    • Realtors
    • Real Estate

    8 Questions to Ask Buyers to Find Their Perfect New Home

    If you are in the process of helping your clients find the perfect home, it is imperative that you take some time to ask detailed questions and learn as much as possible about your clients’ needs. Your client is looking to you to assist them with one of the most important decisions they will make in their life, so you want to give them the attention they deserve. Any realtor knows that it can take weeks and even months of looking at house after house to find the right one for your buyer, so you can expedite the process by collecting some helpful information up front. Here are eight questions that realtors should ask their buyers before beginning their house hunt to ensure they find the perfect home. ​
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  • Foo Dawg
    Dusty Rhodes
      Aug 20, 2020
     
     
    • Realtors
    • Real Estate
    • affordable moving

    3 Key Reasons to Consider a Career in Real Estate

    Choosing the right career path can be a daunting decision and one that should not be taken lightly. That’s why it’s important to choose a career that fits your personality and your lifestyle. If you consider yourself to be an ambitious, hardworking, and organized person then you might be a perfect fit for a career in real estate. Like any career, real estate comes with it’s own challenges. However, if you are tough enough to handle these hurdles then you might find a career in real estate to be both financially and emotionally rewarding. From the ability to make commissions to creating your own flexible work schedule, there are many benefits to having a career in real estate and here are the top three.
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  • doors are my jamb
    Dusty Rhodes
      Aug 12, 2020
     
     
    • Real Estate
    • Realtors
    • curb appeal
    • affordable moving

    7 Swaps to Make in Your House for a Fast Real Estate Sale ​

    If you are planning to put your house on the market, there are several things you can do to help your home sell faster. Put yourself in the shoes of a potential buyer and think about what areas in your home could use a little sprucing up. Simple upgrades and changes can go a long way in helping your home show better so it appeals to buyers. Consider these easy swaps to give your house a boost and help it sell faster. ​
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  • tips on how to stage your home
    Dusty Rhodes
      Aug 07, 2020
     
     
    • Real Estate
    • Organization
    • Realtors

    How to Stage a Home Using Real Estate Agent Tips ​

    Home staging is a popular tactic among real estate agents and an effective strategy for selling a home. Realtors use this marketing technique to make their listings stand out from their competition. In today’s competitive housing market, homeowners will quickly see the benefits of home staging, including faster sales and higher offers from buyers. Home staging works because it captures the best qualities of the home and ensures that the home is welcoming and inviting to potential buyers. With so much to gain, it makes sense for homeowners to put forth the time and effort to stage their home, and they can get started using these top tips from real estate agents.
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  • COVID-19
    Dusty Rhodes
      Jul 30, 2020
     
     
    • Realtors
    • affordable moving
    • Real Estate

    5 Ways to Grow Your Real Estate Business During COVID-19

    It’s no secret that the novel coronavirus is affecting all kinds of industries, including real estate. People are hesitant to show their homes, some are worried about looking at homes, and Open Houses are no longer allowed these days. During these uncertain times, it’s important to remember that your real estate business doesn’t have to shut down. You simply need to alter your business strategy to accommodate this ever-changing environment. Here are some great ways that agents can stay connected with clients and continue growing their business during this pandemic.
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  • Realtors and Rights
    Dusty Rhodes
      Jun 18, 2020
     
     
    • Realtors
    • Real Estate
    • affordable moving

    8 Quick Steps for Listing Your Home in a Short Timeframe ​

    The real estate market is currently seeing historic low interest rates. This has many people thinking about listing their homes and taking advantage of these low rates. However, some people are worried about having enough time to get their house ready to be listed. The good news is that there are plenty of simple things you can do to list your home in a short timeframe. Don’t miss out on listing your home this summer. Follow these easy steps to get your home in tip-top shape in no time! ​
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  • COVID_19 Moving Tips
    Dusty Rhodes
      Jun 04, 2020
     
     
    • Real Estate
    • Moving
    • Long Distance Move
    • Organization
    • affordable moving

    How to Make a Scheduled Move Happen During COVID-19

    Perhaps you have already closed on your house or you have to move for a new job. Whatever the reason, many people are still moving forward with their scheduled moves despite the novel coronavirus. That said, moving during a global pandemic can add even more stress and confusion to the process. So, before you begin packing up the house, consider these essential tips for navigating a move during COVID-19.
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  • COVID_19 real estate
    Dusty Rhodes
      May 22, 2020
     
     
    • Realtors
    • Real Estate
    • Moving

    A Realtor’s Safety Guide for Selling During COVID-19 ​

    The coronavirus has had a significant impact on a number of industries and the real estate industry is no exception. While some homeowners have decided to pull their homes off the market for a bit, many others have made the choice to push forward. This means realtors need to get creative to find safe ways to show and sell homes during this global pandemic. There are many new guidelines in place regarding social distancing that have changed the way realtors sell homes. Although COVID-19 may force realtors to take a different approach, it doesn’t mean the real estate market has to come to a halt. Consider these tips and tricks for safely selling a home during COVID-19. ​
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