Thursday, September 12th, 2019
For years, cartoons and movies have told us that robots would be doing all of our chores by the year 2020. Well, those weren’t far off by saying so as smart technology is taking off in a big way worldwide. They may not be the robots we’re used to seeing, but they are man-made electronic devices that make our lives much easier. With a little bit of installation and a tech-savvy mindset, all you’ll need is a high-speed internet connection. Keep reading to find out how you can turn your home into a smart home.
Thursday, August 22nd, 2019
Here’s a little secret for all of you homeowners – right now, we’re experiencing a sellers’ market. What’s that, you ask? Essentially, there are currently more buyers than there are sellers out there. Have you been thinking of selling your home? There’s never been a better time for you to set a price and stick to it! Here are 6 significant reasons to sell your home today. You won’t want to miss the last one.
Thursday, August 8th, 2019
It’s finally time to start looking for your dream home. Sure, you’ve been scouring the internet for months to find exactly what you want – but now you’ve got an agent from Select Properties. That means you’re going to start attending open houses and see everything in person. All you have to do is to keep your eyes open. Not sure what we mean? Here are 5 major items to consider when attending an open house.
Thursday, August 1st, 2019
With nine offices in and around the Metro St. Louis area, Select Properties makes community a priority for our leadership, employees, and customers. Luckily for those of us who live in St. Louis, there’s always an adventure to experience with friends nearby. Don’t know where to start? Here are a few August happenings that we recommend for you and your family.
Thursday, July 11th, 2019
We have more exciting news to share! Berkshire Hathaway Home Services recently ranked Select Properties as the #1 affiliate in the state of Missouri. Additionally, Select Properties was recognized as the #28 affiliate in the entire BHHS network – nationwide!
Monday, June 24th, 2019
Have you heard the news? Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Select Properties was just named #2 Top Workplace in St. Louis by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch in the large business category! Select Properties was chosen due to our ability to outperform our peers and exemplify what employees value most in the workplace. We are beyond excited to receive this recognition and stand out as one of the best businesses in the city.
Thursday, June 13th, 2019
Being a real estate agent is tough work. Their days are filled with showings, closings, writing contracts, working with a variety of clients, and so much more. It can be tough for them to get a minute to themselves, let alone market homes in the communities they serve to the best of their abilities. Fortunately, your Select Property agent can better assist you with your real estate needs, thanks to a new tool called Agent Icon!
Thursday, June 6th, 2019
The time has finally come. After finding the home of your dreams and placing a solid offer, the seller has agreed and you’re on your way to living in a new neighborhood! Before you can claim the keys and start moving in, there are a few important tasks you need to complete. The step that stands between and your new home is called closing, and it can be a bit confusing for first-time and seasoned buyers alike. Here are 6 crucial things you can expect at your upcoming closing:
Thursday, May 30th, 2019
Spring is the perfect time to put your home on the market. Not only is it more convenient for buyers, but it is also less stressful for you when there are more buyers than sellers. What is one of the main things to consider when selling? Staging your home. Perceived value is very important for your sale and according to Custom Home Staging & Design, “staged homes sell for about 6% more on average.” Here are 5 tips on staging your home before showing.
Thursday, May 9th, 2019
As the Gateway to the West, St. Louis has experienced plenty of change since its birth in 1764. This is especially evident as you take a leisurely drive around the city and view the homes that dot the neighborhoods. From the humble bungalow to the ever-impressive Victorian, our fair city is home to several styles of architecture. Here are the top 5 house styles that can be found around St. Louis: