Seller’s Market: These 7 Tips Can Help Buyers Conquer the Seller’s Market

Seller’s Market: These 7 Tips Can Help Buyers Conquer the Seller’s Market

This article was originally written during a hot seller’s market in 2017. Several years later, and it’s still a seller’s market. In fact, there are fewer homes on the market today than back in 2017. Low inventory is caused by numerous things, but the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020 has been a notable contributing factor. We thought it would be a good idea to update this article and offer any new insight or tips for buyers.

If you want to purchase a home in 2021 be warned — you’re playing by new rules. Seller’s rules that is. Low housing inventory and high demand have created a seller’s market, one that isn’t going away any time soon. However, these seven tips can increase your chances if you happen to find yourself in a bidding war on your dream home.  

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Blythe Team 2020 In Review

Blythe Team 2020 In Review

It’s finally 2021 and everyone on the Blythe Team is ready to hit the ground running! I know many people are excited to leave 2020 in the past and look forward to what 2021 has to offer. Personally, I like to look back and reflect on the previous year. I find reflection helps put things in perspective and allows me to refocus on my goals for the upcoming year.

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We’re Moving!

We’re Moving!

We’ve helped thousands of people move… now it’s our turn! As I’m sure you’ve now heard, our brokerage CBSHOME is merging with BHHS.

We are extremely excited to announce that the Blythe Real Estate Team and ALL of our current members will be moving! Our new home will be at NEBRASKA REALTY!

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What the Restaurant Industry Taught Us About Real Estate

What the Restaurant Industry Taught Us About Real Estate
I’ve said for years that everyone at some point in their life should work in the service industry. You can learn a lot about people, business and hard work. Many of the members on the Blythe Team have worked in the restaurant industry in the past. I thought it would be fun to chat with them and see what skills they learned from that industry that contributed to their success in their Real Estate career.

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Thinking About A Career In Real Estate?

Thinking About A Career In Real Estate?

Do you have what it takes?  Several times a year I have people reach out to me or other team members inquiring about getting their Real Estates License. Here is the key advice I give to people when they express interest in selling Real Estate.

You are your own boss

Whether you start your own brokerage, join a brokerage, or join a Real Estate team, you are ultimately your own boss. A good team or brokerage will give you the tools and guidance you need to be successful but how and when you use these are up to you. Agents are paid on commission and it’s up to YOU to go out and learn the skills you need to thrive. My best advice here is treating it like a business, not a hobby.

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