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Real Estate Today spoke to NAR President Elizabeth Mendenhall, about how we’re doing so far, in 2018. The successes…and the challenges, facing home buyers, home sellers and homeowners. We began by asking Elizabeth, who is CEO of RE/MAX Boone Realty in Columbia, Missouri….about one of the biggest challenges in the country…the serious shortage of homes for sale…and whether there is any end in sight, to that problem.
Pat Vredevoogd Combs is Broker with Coldwell Banker AJS Schmidt Realty in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and the 2007 President of THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®. Pat’s a Graduate of the REALTOR® Institute, an Accredited Buyer’s Representative and a Certified Residential Specialist.
Home design elements come and go…but which ones are trending – and which ones aren’t? That’s what Hot or Not is all about! Helping you get in on cutting edge features, design and more – in your own home.
Joining us now with Hot or Not – is Melissa Dittmann Tracey, author of REALTOR® Magazine’s popular Styled Staged & Sold blog.
Jessica Lautz is Director of Demographics and Behavioral Insights at THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®.
Dale Mattison is an Associate Broker with Long & Foster Real Estate in Bethesda, MD. He’s also the Past President – of the Greater Capital Area Association of REALTORS®, and the DC Association of REALTORS®. And he is currently serving on the Master Faculty for Long & Foster…teaching agents real estate. Danai Mattison Sky, is Sales Manager at the Capitol Hill Office of Long & Foster. She is also involved in leadership, seving as the secretary of the Greater Capital Area Association of REALTORS® . She is also and is a member of the DC Real Estate Commission. Danai was also a recipient of REALTOR® Magazine’s prestigious ’30 under 30′ award. Dale and Danai – happy father’s day!
Now as you hear us say on the show quite often – there’s incredible value in maintenance. You’ve got to maintain your property inside and outside.
And part of that maintenance process involves the yard. You have to make sure your yard is properly cared for in order to achieve the highest possible value in today’s market.
So now that Summer’s here, we’ll all be going outside and mowing the lawn, trimming the weeds and using other outdoor power tools to get that landscaping in shape.
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Paul Pastelok is Senior Meteorologist and Head of the Long Range Forecasting Department at Accuweather.
Sindy Ready is a REALTOR® and Associate Broker and Team Leader with Ready Team at RE/MAX Excalibur in Phoenix and Scottsdale. Sindy is Past President of the National Women’s Council of REALTORS® and a Member of its National Executive committee. She is currently serving on the Leadership team at the Scottsdale Area Association of REALTORS®.
Today – staying cool, as the hot summer approaches. Now, I’d like to begin, with a look back. When I got out of college many years ago, I worked at a commercial real estate brokerage in Baltimore. And as you might know, East Coast summers – can be really hot and humid! And my apartment had no AC….so when I got home at the end of the day, the place was like a sauna.
Pat Vredevoogd Combs is a Broker with Coldwell Banker AJS Schmidt Realty in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and the 2007 President of THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®. Pat’s a Graduate of the REALTOR® Institute, an Accredited Buyer’s Representative and a Certified Residential Specialist.
Gil Gillenwater was a REALTOR® for 35 years with Century 21 and later his own firm in Scottsdale, Arizona. In 2000, Gil was one of the very first winners of NAR’s Good Neighbor Award for founding Rancho Feliz, a nonprofit that serves a town in Mexico just across the U.S. border. Rancho Feliz has built hundreds of homes, and provides child care and education in an effort to build opportunity so that Mexicans don’t have to leave home to flourish.
Welcome back to Real Estate Today and our special “The Summer Market.”
And right now? Being prepared for bad weather as the summer season approaches.
And you know, for some of us, bad weather means a wild thunderstorm, and a few tree limbs down.
But for much of the country, bad weather can be deadly. All the areas that are hit hard by tornadoes know all about it.
And for many families in those areas, there’s really only one way to stay safe…..your very own storm shelter, right there on your own property.
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