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The Effect Changing Jobs Has on Buying a Home

For most people, changing employers will not really affect your ability to qualify for a mortgage loan, especially if you are going to be earning more money. For some homebuyers, however, the effects of changing jobs can be disastrous to your loan … [Read More...]

Tips on Getting Your Home Ready to Sell

When conversing with real estate agents, you will often find that when they talk to you about buying real estate, they will refer to your purchase as a “home.” Yet if you are selling property, they will often refer to it as a “house.” There is a reason for this. … [Read More...]

Unlocking the Mystery of Real Estate Commissions

Are Commissions Negotiable? In some areas of the country there is a certain percentage that real estate agents expect to earn as a commission. This commission amount is a certain percent of the sales price. Or, some companies will charge a set fee for their … [Read More...]


We came to Linda after 6 months of frustration working with another realtor. By the time of the first signing we noticed a big difference in the quality of service we were receiving. Linda was professional, meticulous and organized. She has so many attributes that they are too numerous to list, however two of them that we feel are very important is her professionalism, and she is unflappable when negotiations are under way...
~ Ric & Sallie Zoerb
Sometimes a ray of sunshine walks into your life when you least expect it. We were so fortunate to make the acquaintance of Linda Oines. Linda is extremely knowledgeable while being delightful and fun, as well as an ethical, all around professional realtor! When we first conversed with her on-line, she was most helpful without being pushy, which was very much appreciated! Once we met her in person, she was even more impressive, thorough, and simply a joy to work with side-by-side while looking for our perfect home. ...
~ Stan & Susan Johnson
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