Jenna Brooks, Your Local REALTOR (R)

How to determine "Market Value"

Wednesday Jun 3rd, 2020


I am asked frequently, "what is the value of this house?".  The answer really is simple: What a buyer is willing to pay.  First, we must understand what is in our control and what is not.  Secondly, everyone values house styles and finishes differently.  So let's dig a little deeper.   When I am representing a seller, I put myself in the shoes of a buyer and buyer's agent.  What are buyers looking for? What are they typically... [read more]

Staging - Is it really worth it?

Monday Jun 29th, 2020


For most, purchasing a home is an emotional decision.  Not to discredit the logical mapping, but unless you're a "detached" investor, you're hoping to find a home that gives you the good "feels".  You're looking for a connection; a place you can feel comfortable and safe in - where laughter and joy fill the rooms, creating lasting memories.   Recently I showed a home that was vacant.  The house and location... [read more]