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My Favorite Newbie First Posts! Week 2 April 2014

My Favorite Newbie First Posts! Week 2 of April 2014



Jeanne Kramer knocked it out of the park with her first post Staging on a budget, it's worth it. She shared a Jeanne Kramerrecent story of staging a vacant home. With before and after photos and an explanation of cost, she showed the effectiveness of good staging. The result was much more money in the Seller's pocket.


Many markets have seen a big change and have become Ben BunceSeller's markets. Multiple offers are becoming common again. Ben Bunce explained why the highest price isn't always the best offer in Multiple Offer Lottery. He discribed 3 different offers on the same property and why they might be good. 


Joe Battaglia explains why Using Social Media with Joe Battagliahomes for sale in Mississiauga is a good idea. He breaks down the different places to post listings: Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram and YouTube. He also includes a sample video.



We love it when we learn new thingsTyler Tuchow. Especially in Real Estate. Tyler Tuchow's post Ready to Start Living the Luxurious life you Deserve? is about purchasing Fractional Ownership - new word to us - in a beautiful condominum complex in his area. The services that come with ownership are amazing!


No one likes to pay more taxes than they should. Donna Esfahani teaches how not to in How do I dispute my Donna EsfahaniProperty Taxe Assessment in Gwinnett County. It's that time of year when the new assessments come out and many will think that they've increased unfairly. This guide could work almost anywhere.


We had to sort through a lot of new posts to find these! I hope you enjoy them! They are well worth the read!


Connie Harveyis a local agent with Pilkerton Realtors, serving home buyers and sellers in Nashville, TN, Brentwood TN, and Franklin TN. Let her help you realize your Real Estate goals. She can be reached at 615-371-2474.

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Comment balloon 11 commentsConnie Harvey • April 11 2014 10:43AM


I read Ben Bunce's post.  I didn't know he was a newbie.  Good call, Connie!

Posted by Suzanne McLaughlin, Sabinske & Associates, Realtor (Sabinske & Associates, Inc. (Albertville, St. Michael)) about 5 years ago

Good evening, Connie. These are all new to me. I will have to check these out. Thanks.

Posted by TeamCHI - Complete Home Inspections, Inc., Home Inspectons - Nashville, TN area - 615.661.029 (Complete Home Inspections, Inc.) about 5 years ago

Thanks for a nice selection Connie. I will go check them out.

Posted by Kathy Sheehan, Senior Loan Officer (Bay Equity, LLC 770-634-4021) about 5 years ago

Thanks for bringing us some new faces Connie.  Looking forward to checking out these newbies.

Posted by Joanna Cohlan, Designing, Decorating & Staging Westchester Homes (Fresh Eyes For Your Home) about 5 years ago

Connie, where would we be without your weeking introductions? Thanks again for showcasing these newbies.

Posted by Tammie White, Broker, Franklin TN Homes for Sale (Franklin Homes Realty LLC) about 5 years ago

Connie, Great job and I will go over and say a kind word.

Posted by Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent (Platinum Properties) about 5 years ago

Suzanne - He may not be a newbie, but this post was listed as his first.

Michael - Thanks, I know they'll appreciate it.

Kathy - Thank you.

Joanna - Absolutely!

Tammie - It's time consuming so I hope people go check them out.

Debbie - Thank you!

Posted by Connie Harvey, Realtor - Nashville TN Real Estate (Pilkerton Realtors) about 5 years ago
What a great idea for a blog post. I love this idea. Thanks for highlighting the new members and shining a light on their first posts. Hopefully they will get extra traffic from your post and feel very welcomed by the AR community.
Posted by Dana Hollish Hill, Lead Associate Broker (Hollish Hill Group, Keller William Capital Properties) about 5 years ago

Hi Connie,

It is great to see these new members are jumping in and writing posts with great topics of interest to us all. I plan to check them all out.

Posted by Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning (Sun Lakes Realty) about 5 years ago

Connie  It's very thoughtful of you to recognize new mwmbers  Also, fallen way behind on commenting - gotta' catch up

Posted by Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS" (RE/MAX Executives) about 5 years ago

I love this series.  I am always looking out for newbies to encourage.  Thank you so much, Connie!

Posted by Suzanne McLaughlin, Sabinske & Associates, Realtor (Sabinske & Associates, Inc. (Albertville, St. Michael)) about 5 years ago