Community: The Party Line

My siblings and I grew up in rural Missouri. There were six kids plus my mom and dad. Welived in a TRUE community with the Hub being the Catholic church. When I tell you...

Stay Woke: how to buy in inclusionary neighborhoods

STAY WOKE The Miriam Webster Dictionary gives this definition of WOKE: aware of and actively attentive to important facts and issues (especially issues of racial and social justice).  It goes on to say we have...

Buyer Agency and What it Means to You

Agency has been a buzz word in the real estate industry since the early 1990's.  The term “agency” is used in real estate to help determine what legal responsibilities your real estate professional owes...

Current Real Estate Statistics for StL Neighborhoods

Current Real Estate Statistics for StL Neighborhoods Our RE/MAX RESULTS website offers sellers and buyers current real estate market statistics for StL neighborhoods.  It is a resource for staying on top of what's trending in...

Good Service Always Comes From the Heart

Things to Consider When Hiring Your Real Estate Agent Barbara Heise, Realtor, Member of St Louis Realtors My grandparents were born in the 1890s on the Nebraska plains.  They grew up watching the buffalo range on...

Living in a Multigenerational Household

The number of multigenerational households is increasing My husband and I have been living in a multigeneration household for many years.  My 94 year old mother lives with us.  We do have our days but,...
Smart homes

Next Up – Smart Home Devices

In 2018, I came upon more and more smart home devices in the homes I was showing and selling.  Smart devices are "next up" on our spectrum of higher technology that will integrate into...
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Tips for Unmarried Couples Buying Real Estate

Recently I went to dinner with friends and when the check came, the calculators came out.  They split everything down to the penny.  It wasn't only their dinners but they used this method for...