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Powell Realtors Search Party

Powell Realtors Search Party

The Fun Way to House Hunt with Family & Friends One of the best features on our new website is the Search Party function. This feature is awesome! It lets you invite friends and family to your online home search. You can share listings with each other, react to...

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5 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying a Home

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying a Home

Your home is probably the largest investment you’ll ever make. The process of buying a home can feel overwhelming at times. With more than 40 years of real estate experience under our belts, we wanted to share five mistakes to avoid when buying a home. The more...

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Get to Know Janet Emerson

Get to Know Janet Emerson

Meet Janet Emerson! Janet has been with Powell Realtors for just over a year, though she’s been in real estate since 2003. That’s about the same time she moved back to the area. After living all over the world with her husband, Janet was ready to return to her roots....

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8 Tips for a Successful Home Search

8 Tips for a Successful Home Search

So you’ve decided you want to buy a house… Congratulations! Buying a home can be incredibly rewarding – both financially and personally. In the 40+ years we’ve helped people find their homes, we’ve learned that there’s definitely a right way to approach your home...

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5 Tips for Selling Your Home FAST

5 Tips for Selling Your Home FAST

Do you need to sell your home FAST? You need to approach things a little differently if your goal is to sell your home as quickly as possible. Read on for our top five tips for selling your home fast! 1: First impressions are everything! Buyers draw a lot of...

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Advice for Buying Waterfront Property

Advice for Buying Waterfront Property

Life on the water is one of the things we love best about the Eastern Shore. Finding your own slice of waterfront real estate can be a dream come true. But there are some unique challenges with buying waterfront property that are important to understand. We’ve learned...

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Advice for Buying a Home in a Hot Market

Advice for Buying a Home in a Hot Market

The weather is hot, and so is the local real estate market! We’re seeing houses sell faster and at or near list price. This can be intimidating as a buyer… You don’t want to rush into anything, but you also don’t want to miss out on the perfect home. Below, we’re...

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Get to Know Sue Wyatt

Get to Know Sue Wyatt

Meet Sue Wyatt! Sue has been bringing her energy and positivity to Powell Realtors for 13 years. Before transitioning to real estate, Sue owned and operated the Dairy Queen in Cambridge (she still owns it today). She wanted to do something completely different,...

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How to Price Your Home

How to Price Your Home

There is one thing that matters more than anything else when selling your home: Pricing it right! The most important thing your Realtor can do is guide you through how to price your home. The Consequences of Overpricing Your Home Overpricing your home can have a...

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Get to Know Lori R. Bramble

Get to Know Lori R. Bramble

Behind every great “people person” is a great “paper person!” On our team, Lori Bramble is the person who keeps everything running smoothly. In her role as Office Administrator, Lori ensures all the paperwork associated with buying or selling a home is done right and...

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