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If you moved to a new house, would you want to bring your neighbors?

Do you have a neighbor that annoys you? The chances are, you do! According to this REALTOR Magazine article, a recent survey done by Lending Tree revealed that 75% of Americans don’t like their neighbor. What bugs people about their neighbors the most? Take your pick: They give off a “weird vibe” (28%) They’re too loud (27%) They’re rude (27%) Disruptive pets (17%)...

10 Creepy Real Estate Stories That’ll Make You Gasp With Fear…or Laughter!

Sometimes the scariest thing in the job of a real estate agent isn’t a mile long inspection report detailing foundation issues, or seeing your buyer pull up in a new car before their mortgage is approved. From the just plain weird to the downright freaky, the crazy situations agents find themselves in would surprise anyone who hasn’t been in the biz. Below is a curated list of stories from fellow real estate agents who dared to share the spookiest, creepiest things they’ve come across when out listing and selling homes. Some can probably be explained away, while others are just downright funny…and a few will leave you scratching your head and wondering about the existence of “the other side”…

It’s Friday the 13th…Do you believe in any of these real estate superstitions?

Tons of people think the number 13 is unlucky. Some don’t. But pretty much everyone has at least heard that the number 13 is unlucky. With Friday the 13th upon us, I thought it’d be fun and interesting to send along some superstitions we come across in the real estate industry, which you may have never heard about… Lucky numbers Real estate agents sometimes find themselves working with clients...

5 Design Ideas To Update Your Space

Many homeowners would like more ways to spruce up their space. And while major renovations and overhauls are exciting, you don’t have to break the bank to update your space and give a new feel to your home. Here are 5 design ideas to update your space that are quick, simple and won’t break the bank: 1. Change The Small Things Sometimes, the small things can have a huge impact in a room. By...

7 Fun Free things to do in Phoenix

Life is expensive, but that doesn’t mean it has to be boring! It’s a beautiful day to try something new, don’t you agree? Here’s a list of  some of my favorite “FREE” things to do in Phoenix. First Friday - Live music and arts on Phoenix's Roosevelt Row First Fridays Live Music and Art Galleries   https://artlinkphx.org/first-fridays/ Mingle with thousands of your best friends and...

Phoenix Hotspot of the Week – Welcome Diner

This week, DeDe Forwood Realtor's Phoenix hot spot is Welcome Diner!   You KNOW where I went for National Mac & Cheese Day! Walk into this place and you are greeted by a giant disco ball shining over the host stand.  Staff is super friendly and dressed in vintage clothing.  I love the decor and mix and match picnic tables and chairs outside. I love the plant stands and vintage vibe...

23 Inexpensive DIY Projects you need to do this summer

23 Inexpensive DIY Projects You Need To Do This Summer

It’s Summer, and that bug to build and improve the home is likely hitting a good number of folks. With all of the DIY options out there, how is one to choose what to put their time and resources into? Here’s an outline of 23 top DIYs for relatively easy and inexpensive upgrades to the home. Enjoy! 1. Make your succulents extra happy by using vintage wine bottles for homes. 2. Globe lights from...

Colorful houses trend

The Colorful House Trend: Crazy or Cute?

Contrary to popular belief, not all homes are beige, brick red or grey! Let’s talk about the colorful house trend, shall we? But first… a story. Growing up, there was a bright lilac house with a tiny widow’s walk in my neighborhood. To my young eyes, it was the epitome of chic. The rest of the neighbors didn’t think so, though — it stood out like a sore thumb amidst the tasteful...

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