Monthly Archives: August 2015

A Seller’s Lesson – How to Gift Wrap Your Home

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Recently, the Wall Street Journal published an article, “Bidding Wars Return to the Home Market.” Sellers in major markets like Denver and San Francisco are having to pay well over asking price in markets with limited supply. What does this mean for Eagle County and the luxury home seller? You can’t compare the two. The second-home niche market is shining with 2014 national vacation home sales at the highest ever, a 57% increase from the previous year according to NAR’s 2015 Investment & Vacation Home Buyers Survey. However, the Vail Valley has yet to see bidding wars that some other major markets are experiencing. Even within the Valley, certain pockets are seeing a great increase in value and greater competition between Buyers while other neighborhoods are slower to respond to the recovered market place. Properties that are either new or updated and turn-key are attracting Buyers at a fast pace. Unique to our brokers and consultants, the team at Ron Byrne and Associates has a great deal of experience and are able make recommendations with an unbiased eye on how to enhance your property prior to going to market for a sale that maximizes your investment. “The customers we work…

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