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Friday, March 31, 2023   /   by Lance Kelehan

National Real Estate Market Update!

Welcome to The Real Estate Market Update with Lance Kelehan!
In this Video I focus on the National Indicators that are affecting the local market.
We dive deep in the numbers, so strap in and take good notes. 
If you have any questions, feel free to email me at moneyman@kw.com. ...

  market recap, market stats

Wednesday, March 1, 2023   /   by Lance Kelehan


Choosing the right realtor to sell your home is an important decision that can greatly impact the success of your sale. Here are some things to consider when choosing a realtor:

Experience: Look for a realtor who has experience selling homes in your area. They should have a track record of successful sales and be familiar with the local market.

Communication: Your realtor should be easy to communicate with and keep you updated throughout the entire selling process. They should be responsive to your calls and emails and be willing to answer any questions you have.

Marketing: A good realtor will have a strong marketing plan to promote your home and attract potential buyers. This may include online listings, open houses, and professional photography.

Professionalism: Choose a realtor who is professional in their approach and has a positive reputation in the industry. They should be honest and transparent with you about the selling process and any challenges that . ...


Wednesday, February 1, 2023   /   by Lance Kelehan


As a realtor, I understand that the homebuying process can be overwhelming, especially for first-time homebuyers. However, with the right preparation and guidance, it can also be an exciting and rewarding experience. Here are some tips and advice for those looking to purchase their first home:

Start saving early: One of the biggest hurdles for first-time homebuyers is coming up with the down payment. Start saving as early as possible, and consider using programs like FHA loans, which require lower down payments. There are also state and local down payment assistance programs available in some areas.

Determine your budget: Before you start shopping for a home, it's important to determine your budget. Consider your monthly income and expenses, and factor in additional costs like property taxes, homeowners insurance, and maintenance expenses.

Get pre-approved for a mortgage: Getting pre-approved for a mortgage can help you determine how much you can afford to spend on a home; ...

  first time home buyer, homebuying, home buyer tips, preapproved

Sunday, January 1, 2023   /   by Lance Kelehan


As a realtor, I often get asked by homeowners how they can increase the value of their home. Home improvement projects can be a great way to not only improve the livability of your home, but also increase its resale value. Here are some suggestions and ideas for home improvement projects that can increase the value of your property:

Remodeling the kitchen: The kitchen is often the heart of the home, and a well-designed, updated kitchen can make a big difference in the value of your home. Consider updating countertops, cabinets, and appliances to make the space more functional and appealing.

Adding energy-efficient upgrades: Energy-efficient upgrades, such as installing a new HVAC system, adding insulation, or replacing windows, can not only reduce your monthly utility bills but can also add value to your home. Potential buyers are often attracted to energy-efficient homes because they offer long-term savings on energy costs.

Upgrading bathrooms: Similar to the ...

  increase your homes value

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