Kiara Taylor

Vacation Homes: Trends and Tactics in Seasonal Property Sales

Vacation Homes: Trends and Tactics in Seasonal Property Sales

By Kiara Taylor / February 19, 2024
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The allure of owning a vacation home has never been stronger. In an era where work-life balance and leisure time are increasingly valued, the vacation home market presents a unique opportunity for real estate professionals.  This article delves into the…

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Navigating Zoning Laws: A Realtor's Guide to Local Regulations

Navigating Zoning Laws: A Realtor’s Guide to Local Regulations

By Kiara Taylor / February 12, 2024
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In the competitive realm of real estate, a profound understanding of local zoning laws emerges as a cornerstone for realtors committed to guiding their clients through the complex landscape of buying, selling, and developing property.  This article endeavors to unpack…

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Artificial Intelligence Predicts Neighborhood Trends: The Next Big Thing in Real Estate

Artificial Intelligence Predicts Neighborhood Trends: The Next Big Thing in Real Estate

By Kiara Taylor / February 5, 2024
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The real estate landscape is undergoing a profound transformation, driven by the advent of artificial intelligence (AI). As predictive analytics becomes more sophisticated, the ability to forecast neighborhood trends before they hit the mainstream is no longer the stuff of…

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Rising Tides, Shifting Values: Understanding the Impact of Climate Change on Coastal Real Estate

Rising Tides, Shifting Values: Understanding the Impact of Climate Change on Coastal Real Estate

By Kiara Taylor / January 29, 2024
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In an era where the consequences of climate change are becoming increasingly tangible, coastal real estate markets are also undergoing a significant transformation.  Let’s take a closer look at the profound impact that rising sea levels and shifting weather patterns…

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Navigating the Short-Term Rental Wave: The Impact and Regulation of Airbnb on the Housing Market

Navigating the Short-Term Rental Wave: The Impact and Regulation of Airbnb on the Housing Market

By Kiara Taylor / January 22, 2024
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Airbnb’s business is flourishing. By April 2023, the global market capitalization of Airbnb was valued at $73.34 billion. This figure not only reflects the success of short-term rentals but also serves as a clear testimonial of the substantial impact it…

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Catering to the Evolving Demographics and Preferences of Young Homebuyers

Adapting to the Evolving Demographics and Preferences of Young Homebuyers

By Kiara Taylor / January 15, 2024
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Young homebuyers, often characterized by their adaptability and forward-thinking, are reshaping the market in significant ways. From a clear preference for urban settings to a surprising shift towards suburban life, their choices are influencing real estate trends nationwide.  Coupled with…

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Emergence of New Real Estate Markets: Spotting and Seizing Opportunities in Up-and-Coming Areas

Emergence of New Real Estate Markets: Spotting and Seizing Opportunities in Up-and-Coming Areas

By Kiara Taylor / January 8, 2024
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Heading into 2024, the U.S. real estate market is changing. There’s a good chance we won’t see a recession, and the economy should keep growing but more slowly. Investment in real estate is expected to rise in the second half…

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The Overlooked Essentials: Roof, Gutter, and Foundation Maintenance in Home Sales

The Overlooked Essentials: Roof, Gutter, and Foundation Maintenance in Home Sales

By Kiara Taylor / December 25, 2023
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When considering the factors that add value to a home, we often focus on its size, design, or location. However, there’s a crucial, underlying element that greatly influences a home’s value and structural soundness: the state of its roof, gutters,…

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Love at First Sight - A Comprehensive Guide to Curb Appeal

Love at First Sight – A Comprehensive Guide to Curb Appeal

By Kiara Taylor / December 18, 2023
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We’re all aware of how important and lasting first impressions are — and that doesn’t just apply to people. This isn’t just about a nice paint job or a tidy garden, although those are important. Curb appeal is the first…

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Solar Panels and Heat Pumps - How to Market Green and Energy-Efficient Homes

Solar Panels and Heat Pumps – How to Market Green and Energy-Efficient Homes

By Kiara Taylor / December 11, 2023
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Today’s homebuyers are looking for more than just a nice house; they want a home that is efficient and good for the planet, too.  That isn’t an insignificant trend, either.  In fact, according to a Freddie Mac white paper, data…

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