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By Roland Woodworth, Q Realty - Power In Real Estate
(Q Realty)
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Welcome to Lot 118 Rose Edd Estates in Oak Grove Kentucky - Another quality built home by Rick Reda Homes, LLC and Listed by Roland Woodworth - Realtor with Q Realty This 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths has 1,444 SF with UPGRADES galore. Soaring high ceilings will blow you away when you enter. This plan...

By Roland Woodworth, Q Realty - Power In Real Estate
(Q Realty)
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Welcome to Lot 116 Rose Edd Estates in Oak Grove Kentucky - Another quality built home by Rick Reda Homes, LLC and Listed by Roland Woodworth - Realtor with Q Realty This 3 bedroom, 2 bath home has 1,511 SF. Lots of room for the money. Master bedroom has a huge walk in closet, master bath has dou...

By Dora Griffin, NMLS 6380
(D A Griffin Financial.LLC)
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DO RELATIONSHIPS MATTER IN REAL ESTATE?I find myself today pondering whether relationships matter, particularly in real estate transactions. We professionals view real estate and home financing by nature as a relationship business because we get pretty personal during those transactions. I know p...

By Dave Halpern, Louisville Short Sale Expert
(Keller Williams Realty Louisville East (502) 664-7827)
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Lyndon and St. MatthewsGood news? Shelbyville Road is known for slow moving traffic in the Lyndon area and the St. Matthews area of Louisville, KY. So, why is that good news? Because it's a sign of the enduring popularity of the area!Great Shopping and Great Access to HighwaysSome of the best sho...

By Dora Griffin, NMLS 6380
(D A Griffin Financial.LLC)
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I CAN'T IMAGINE DOING IT WITHOUT YOU. That is what I heard from a buyer I recently helped with a mortgage loan for his first time home purchase. All transactions make us feel really good when they are finished and our client is happy. We always get a thank you, a hug, a happy smile. I closed a mo...

By Dora Griffin, NMLS 6380
(D A Griffin Financial.LLC)
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DOES YOUR HOME QUALIFY FOR AN APPRAISAL WAIVER?  What is an appraisal waiver?? An appraisal waiver is when the lender is not requiring an appraisal be done on your property before making a mortgage loan to you.Benefits of an appraisal waiver: Clearly a big one is you get to save the money for the...

By Dora Griffin, NMLS 6380
(D A Griffin Financial.LLC)
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HARP LOANS STILL AVAILABLEHARP (Home Affordable Refinance Program) refinance home loans are still available and can be a great option for home buyers who have not refinanced their home mortgage and that loan was originated before June 1, 2009. After the housing collapse several years ago many fol...

By Dave Halpern, Louisville Short Sale Expert
(Keller Williams Realty Louisville East (502) 664-7827)
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The risks of lead based paint are real, and some older neighborhoods in Louisville have a higher likelihood of harboring the problem.Picturesque neighborhoods such as Clifton, Crescent Hill, Germantown, Highlands, Old Louisville all have houses built in the early 1900's. Portland, the West End, D...

By Dave Halpern, Louisville Short Sale Expert
(Keller Williams Realty Louisville East (502) 664-7827)
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Attractive landscaping for office buildings makes a more pleasing work environment, increases client satisfaction, and creates goodwill within the overall community.When employees and company owners drive and walk up to their workplace and are greeted by beautiful landscaping and flora, they can'...

By Dave Halpern, Louisville Short Sale Expert
(Keller Williams Realty Louisville East (502) 664-7827)
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What is going on in the real estate industry?In 1964, a youngster named Bob Dylan (fka Robert Zimmerman) from Hibbing, Minnesota wrote a song "The Times They Are A Changin' " That would be over 50 years ago. Fifty. Five-O. Half a century.Rings true today, more than ever. And the pace of change is...

By Dave Halpern, Louisville Short Sale Expert
(Keller Williams Realty Louisville East (502) 664-7827)
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What if you find the home of your dreams but it's too close to highway noise? If the highway noise doesn't bother you, should you buy it anyway?Take a look at this aerial view of this wonderful home on 1.15 acres of both cleared and wooded lot. It is a dream enclave.  Now take a look at the same ...

By Dave Halpern, Louisville Short Sale Expert
(Keller Williams Realty Louisville East (502) 664-7827)
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https://www.brivity.com/listings/3500-ripple-creek-louisville-ky-40229/propertyhttps://www.brivity.com/listings/3500-ripple-creek-louisville-ky-40229/propertyNew Listing!Buy your own 1.15 acre park-like setting! 4 bedroom home, 2 full baths. Private driveway splits and expands into large nice con...

By Dora Griffin, NMLS 6380
(D A Griffin Financial.LLC)
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 Turmoil in Washington Could Be Good For Rates Long term interest rates can hit some pretty rough patches. There is always something going on that drives them up or down. This week we've seen some changes because of the turmoil in Washington. The changes have been to the good because the news is ...

By Dave Halpern, Louisville Short Sale Expert
(Keller Williams Realty Louisville East (502) 664-7827)
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Dear Seller,Disclose!!!Did the basement leak? And you know it? Disclose!!!Is the fireplace missing a flue damper? Is the chimney missing a cap? And you know it? And you got a bid to fix it? Last year? And you're not disclosing it now? Disclose!!!Is there termite damage? And you know it? And you'r...

By Dora Griffin, NMLS 6380
(D A Griffin Financial.LLC)
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HOW CAN A LENDER OFFER LOW OR NO CLOSING COSTS? Home buyers in the market to save money on closing costs often are pulled to the ads or marquees of lenders who offer Low Or No Closing Costs.  We have several banks in our area that put out the signs and it draws people in who are looking for a dea...

By Dora Griffin, NMLS 6380
(D A Griffin Financial.LLC)
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ALL LENDERS ARE NOT CREATED EQUALLY I recently experienced a situation where the title of this blog "all lenders are not created equally" proved costly to the home buyer.A past client called me about her son who was trying to purchase a second home. At this stage he had found the home and written...

By Dora Griffin, NMLS 6380
(D A Griffin Financial.LLC)
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Searching for a Northern Kentucky Mortgage Broker When searching Google for a Northern Kentucky Mortgage Broker I've noticed several names come up in this category who are not really "brokers".Mortgage brokers have several different lenders to choose from and a variety of products. As a mortgage ...

By Dora Griffin, NMLS 6380
(D A Griffin Financial.LLC)
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Income evaluation and home buying I've had a couple of experiences recently that have created situations that could easily be avoided. I, like most loan originators and real estate agents, love smooth transactions. We want everyone to walk away happy after closing.A few months ago I was working w...

By Lizette Fitzpatrick, Lizette Realty,Lexington KY MLS - Kentucky Homes -
(Lizette Realty - Lexington KY - Richmond KY)
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Kentucky Horse Farms For Sale - Lexington  - Versailles KY Area Have you been dreaming of owning a Kentucky Horse Farm? Lexington Kentucky is the horse capital of the world. Whether you are just wanting a mini farm with a few acres or hundreds of acres for a training or breding operation we can f...

By Pam Ruckriegel, Negotiating the Best Deal for You!
(Louisville Real Estate Pros - 502-435-5524)
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There really is never a wrong time to sell your home. Contrary to popular belief, if a home is priced correctly it can even sell during the dead of winter. While each time of year has a different set of reasons why it might make sense to sell your home, there are a few certainties why NOW is the ...

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