Smith Homes Team Blog

Spruce Up Your Garden Before Selling Your Home

Spruce Up Your Garden Before Selling Your Home One of the first things your real estate agent should discuss with you when giving you tips for selling your house is the importance of “curb appeal.” While that includes your front door, windows, exterior light fixtures, walkways, fencing, and your front deck or porch, it’s also […]
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SF Chronicle Spotlight: Lafayette Stands Out

SF Chronicle profiled our home town of Lafayette in today’s Real Estate section. We’ve lived here for 42 years and enjoyed every feature of the community. Contact us if you’d like to know more about our fair city and its real estate market. #smithhomesteam #realestateexperts #lovelafayette
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Vaccines Likely to Warm Real Estate Market

  In yesterday’s Sound Off column in the San Francisco Chronicle (2/7/2021), several Realtors were asked to predict the impact of COVID-19 vaccinations on SF real estate.  All opined that a warming of the market would take place and that former renters who abandoned San Francisco in droves would return to take advantage of declining […]
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Avoid These Common First-Time Home Buyer Mistakes

Choosing to work with an experienced, competent agent is the best safeguard against making mistakes. But how do you know that you’re getting the best possible counsel? Interview prospective agents to make the best choice. If you’re employed in a management role, hiring a real estate agent is the same as hiring an individual to […]
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