Real Estate Home Buyer and Seller Tips

May 19, 2022

What Should You Do After Closing on Your Home?

What should you do after closing on your new home?The closing documents have been signed and you are now holding the keys to your new home. At the Barnett Associates Tea,, we strive to deliver an exceptional level of service in a ll phases of the homebuying process and are pleased to assist after the purchase as well.

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May 5, 2022

REALTOR® vs Flat Fee Listing Agent / Brokerage

Barnett Associates Team are NAR MembersWhen selling a home, its important to remember the homeowner has every right to hire, not hire, sell, and not sell as they wish. It is not for a REALTOR®, or any other real estate broker, to try and strongarm the owner into hiring and selling. The homeowner retains that ...

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April 14, 2022

What are Capital Gain Taxes on Real Estate?

Capital Gains Taxes on the Sale of Real Estate

Anytime we are helping a single person, married persons, or investor the conversation of capital gains inevitably arises. We've heard a lot of different scenarios why people think they either have-to pay capital gains - because their cousin Vinny told them they do - and it's actually relatively simple to ...

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March 30, 2022

Ready for Success? Experienced Agents are Proven Key to Reaching Real Estate Goals

Here at the Barnett Associates Team, we're ready to work hard to gain the most exposure for your home while netting you the highest possible price. With our years of experience and technical know-how, there are no questions that we cannot answer about market conditions, advertising strategy, and/or ...

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March 21, 2022

The Buying Process in a Easy to Follow Flowchart

Depending on who writes/designs a home buying diagram the process can look slightly different. Reviewing a lender's, escrow's, or title's buyer flowchart they all start a bit different yet end at the same place, closing. The below buyer's diagram starts at the real estate broker ...

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March 1, 2022

How to Sell a Home in Easy to Follow Flowchart

Selling a home is more than deciding on a price and installing a sign in the ground. Selling a home or property is a thorough process in which there are many steps to plan for as well as pit falls to avoid. Below is a Infographic breaking down the steps ...

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Jan. 27, 2022

How do I Sell a Home with a Tenant in It?

How do I sell my investment property (rental property) when tenant is still occupying the home? Or, does the property have to be vacant to proceed with a sale? Those are great questions and I'll shed some light on how investors sell their properties.

Selling an investment property possesses ...

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Jan. 18, 2022

Propane Tank Leases when Buying or Selling

Are you purchasing a home with leased propane tanks or are you selling a home with leased propane tanks? If so, then watch this short video with Toby sharing some insights into buying or selling a home with propane tanks on the property.

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March 8, 2021

How are Buyers are Writing Winning Offers?

If you’ve been keeping an eye on the housing market or have read the blog then you know that there is a shortage of homes for sale. The housing supply has continued to decline and competition from other buyers is contributing to the rise of housing prices.

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Jan. 26, 2021

Listing Your Home for Sale? Do it Now!

Are you considering selling your home or property in 2021? If so, here is a quick, really quick, video from Toby Barnett on the Snohomish County housing market and why now is one of the best times in local history to sell a property. If you'd like to reach ...

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