What Does It Feel Like to Own your First Home?

Michael Ackerman

Michael Ackerman, a proud member of TeamUp real estate team with Coldwell Banker Bain in Seattle, chats about the incredibly wonderful feeling that you will experience when you buy your first home. Take a peek if you are even a bit real estate curious! Visit www.TeamUpSeattle.com for more info about us.

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The #1 Role Your Agent Should Play

Michael Ackerman

Michael Ackerman, a Seattle Realtor with Coldwell Banker Bain, discusses the top role that your agent should play when assisting you with a transaction. This may not be the role you were expecting. Tune in to find out! If you have any more real estate related questions, please send an email to [email protected] or visit…

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Is It The Right Time to Sell or Buy a Home?

Michael Ackerman Real Estate

  Michael Ackerman, a Seattle Realtor with Coldwell Banker Bain, blogs about this question. The answer is two-fold. It is the right time if you have an immediate need, but you should also be educated on the current market in your area. Selling or buying is a personal decision and one that you absolutely need…

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Waiving Contingencies – Make Educated Decisions!

Michael Ackerman

Michael Ackerman, a Seattle Realtor with Coldwell Banker Bain, blogs about the trend for buyers to waive their inspection and financing contingencies in the current Seattle market. Michael gives some good tips to think about and strongly urges you to work with your agent in crafting a compelling offer to present to the seller. Please…

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The 1, 2, 3’s of home buying

Michael Ackerman, a Seattle Realtor with Coldwell Banker Bain, blogs about the first three things any buyer should do when preparing to enter the home purchasing adventure. If you follow these three steps, you will find it easier and, hopefully, more fun! If you have any comments or questions, please send an email to [email protected]

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Be Unstoppable!

Michael Ackerman, a Seattle Realtor with Coldwell Banker Bain, blogs about how to stay motivated and strong when you are a buyer in a seller’s market. You can do this! Please send any questions or comments to [email protected] or visit www.mackerman.com.

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Always Inspect Any Home You are Purchasing

Michael Ackerman, a Seattle Realtor with Coldwell Banker Bain, blogs about the importance of always thoroughly inspecting any home you may be purchasing. The Seattle market is very competitive right now and Michael has seen a trend starting – buyers waiving their inspection contingencies without actually performing an inspection. This is not a good practice…

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Preparing Your Home for Market

  Michael Ackerman, a Seattle Realtor with Coldwell Banker Bain, blogs about the importance of properly preparing your home for the real estate market. A seller can only control preparation and price and if both of these are on target, it can mean a much higher sale price! If you have any questions or comments…

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Pre Qualified or Pre Approved?

  Michael Ackerman, a Seattle Realtor with Coldwell Banker Bain, blogs about the difference between these two lending approvals and why it is important to know the what they mean. You will be able to set yourself up for greater success after you know! If you have any questions or comments please send an email…

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Online Impressions can be Tricky!

Michael Ackerman, a Seattle Realtor with Coldwell Banker Bain, blogs about some items to consider when searching online for a new home. Most often, you will get a good impression of a home from the photos or video, but not always! If you have any questions or comments, please send an email to [email protected] or…

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