Summit County Real Estate Blog

Buyer strategies for negotiating home improvements

Buyer strategies for negotiating home improvements

Ask for credit or reduce offer price?Question:  Allison, we are looking for a home in Summit County and there isn’t a lot in our price range that doesn’t need a lot of “fix up”.  We’re up for some of it, but want the sellers to help, too.  What is ...

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Summit County sales stats

Summit County sales stats

It's offcially mud season in Summit County!  How do I know?  Well, the snow is melting (duh!)....but the main indicator is that many of the local restaurants are having their 2 for 1 specials.  It's a great time to go out to dinner!  I can never get ...

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Americans Say Buy Now

Americans Say Buy Now

Spring is beginning to spring in Summit County...although we're expecting more snow tonight, which I guess is par for the course.  The other thing that is springing upward is our inventory...it is making a gradual incline - which is normal for this ...

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Tax Assessor Fun

Tax Assessor Fun

What's that they say?  April snowstorms bring more May snowstorms?  Something like that...yes, it's still snowing in Summit County- A-Basin has over a 100 inch base! Crazy good skiing there...if you can still stand to put the ski boots on!    It's ...

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Prioritize trade-offs in house vs.condo decision

Prioritize trade-offs in house vs.condo decision

Q: Allison:  We are looking to buy property in Summit County, which  is better to buy - a house or condo/townhouse? A: Good question!  According to Tara Nicholle Nelson of Inman News, in the house vs. condo or townhouse battle, the analysis of which ...

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