Stories From Phil

Christmas Came Early for This Listing

Christmas Came Early for This Listing

It’s time to settle in and let the spirit of the Christmas holidays humble us. Typically at this time of year we are caught up in the fast moving pace of the season and most are not thinking of Real Estate. Well let me say this I just listed this wonderful home a few days ago despite the fact it is December!

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The Investment of a Lifetime

The Investment of a Lifetime

One of my recent clients is 87 years old, he is a wonderful man! He has told me in confidence many things. What I like to share with you is this. He comes from a tough life, 7 brothers and sisters that his mother reared with nickels and dimes, trials and tribulations throughout his whole life. I currently sold him a home that suits his needs. At first I was convinced that he should sell his current home, larger of course and a little much to maintain and get into a nursing home! So I investigated all the possibilities and tried my damndest to make him realize at this point in his life he does not need to get into another purchase.

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Where Is My Rent Money?!

Where Is My Rent Money?!

So I get a call from a past client who decided to rent his home to what he thought was going to be a nice family. They showed up to the interview for the property in an older minivan that had all the family decals on the back window including the dog decal.

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