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Giving Thanks – Buyers & Sellers

We’re back – with our special ‘Here Come the Holidays….’ all about the upcoming holiday season – and what it all means to real estate.

Of course, Thanksgiving is this coming Thursday. And on that day, many Americans will pause – and express their thanks, for all the wonderful things in their lives. And of course, they’ll include family, friends and – home.

So let’s take a few moments right now to talk about all the things buyers, sellers and homeowners can be thankful for – this holiday season.

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John Smaby is a broker at Edina Realty in Edina Minnesota, and – the 2019 President of THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®. John also served as the 2015 president of the Minnesota Association of REALTORS®. Recently I spoke to John about the new initiative called the Commitment to Excellence….and started by asking him what C2X is all about!

Meg McCluskey, Real Estate Today

Let’s ask a question. What are you looking forward to – the most, as Thanksgiving draws near? We wanted to find out – so our national correspondent, Meg McCluskey, talked to people just like you, about exactly what having a home means, in the most wonderful time of the year!

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What Are REALTORS® Thankful For?

You may know that every year, the REALTORS® Conference and Expo happens just before Thanksgiving. And this year, as I talked to hundreds of real estate professionals there, I asked them – about what they’ll be thankful for – this Thanksgiving Day.

Giving Thanks – Homeowners

Back again with our special ‘Here Come the Holidays!’ All about hearth and home – and what the holidays mean – to real estate!

Now this Thursday, millions of Americans will open their homes to family and friends, as we celebrate that uniquely American holiday – of Thanksgiving. When we gather ‘round the table, and talk about about all the wonderful things in our lives – we can be thankful for.

Of course there’s your family, your friends, your health – and there’s home. The roof over your head. Your own home sweet home.

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