BLOGRobert Donica
Indianapolis Real Estate

A Highly Trained Professional?

Getting a license to cut someone’s hair is no small thing. According to www.in.gov/pla, cosmetologists in the state of Indiana must have a MINIMUM of 1500 hours of education before they are eligible to apply for a license. Wowza! As reported by www.hackcollege.com, the cost of that education has an average price tag of $4,420….

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Discount Rate for Full Service

If you are new to the world of real estate, it can be hard to know what to look for.  You know you want great service, and you also want to save money.  But how can you tell which discount rate is actually a bargain and which is really just the standard price with some…

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Get The Facts From Your Local Discount Real Estate Agent

If you are about to begin the process of selling your home, the first step is to start gathering the facts from your local discount real estate agent.  Although the “discount” sounds good, what kind of service will you actually be getting? Can your agent really get the job done for a fraction of the…

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Realtor or Heart Surgeon?

You’re Going To Need To Sit Down. No, really, find a seat. I don’t want you to get hurt when you fall down after reading the following disturbing material. How much do you think a heart surgeon makes per hour? According to www.healthcare-salaries.com, heart surgeons make wages starting at $93 dollars an hour. With little…

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When Should a FSBO Do an Open House?

Know the Ins and Outs Of Your Open House First and foremost, let me state that I’m not a fan of open houses. They are far more a tool for agents to market themselves than a tool that will sell your home. But used wisely, and with proper expectations, you might be able to leverage…

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How Do I Sell My House On My Own?

You’re an independent person who likes to take things into their own hands.  When a job needs to be done, you gather the facts and the tools you’ll need to get started.  That’s just the way you like to operate.  So, it is no surprise that when the time has come to move, you begin…

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You Have a Buyer! Now What?

The Best Ways To Close Your Deal There is no doubt that finding a buyer is one of the biggest challenges in selling a house. But making it to the closing table unscathed – that takes real effort! The good news for you, as the seller, is that it’s absolutely possible to successfully arrive at…

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How the MLS is a Realtor’s Secret Weapon

What Exactly is the MLS? MLS stands for Multiple Listing Service, and it’s the private system Realtors use to electronically store and share information about your property. We use it for all kinds of things – sold comps, property records, watching sales activity, stats, etc. The MLS is generally local or regional, and it’s owned…