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The Ultimate Seller's Checklist

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GET STARTED WITH HOME OWNERSHIP

6 Steps To Becoming A Homeowner

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BUYING REAL ESTATE CAN BE INTIMIDATING... BUT IT DOESN'T HAVE TO BE!

Learn the 6 steps it takes to purchase real estate and achieve your long term goals. 

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Which Best Describes You?

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FIRST TIME BUYER

Buying Real Estate is a big deal and can easily bog down your normal life flow…
But it doesn't have to!

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BUYING REAL ESTATE CAN BE INTIMIDATING... BUT IT DOESN'T HAVE TO BE!

Learn the 6 steps it takes to purchase real estate and achieve your long term goals. 

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SELLER

You’ve owned this, you’ve done that…
and now it's time to move on! But where to start?

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SEASONED BUYER

Learn the keys to a seamless transition into your new home.

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INVESTOR

But what kind of investor are you? How does the idea of being a landlord sound?

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Do You Find Selling Real Estate Intimidating?

Is your current place to small?

 

Are you struggling to figure out your next step?

 

Did your last real estate purchase not go the way you had hoped?

 

Does the idea of moving stress you out?

 

Is it time to find a new home?

 

Do you have equity in your property but aren't sure what to do with it?

 

These are common struggles. You're not alone and I am here to help.

CARMEN WORKS FOR YOU

  • First time home buyers
  • Seasoned buyers
  • Landlords
  • Tenants
  • Investors
  • And more!

If Real Estate is in your life, you need Carmen’s partnership. Learn your options today!

WHAT MAKES CARMEN DIFFERENT?

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Carmen’s step by step process is unique because she teaches you to stop spinning your wheels, and instead, gives you a roadmap that leads straight to your goal. Feeling lost on where to start? Chat with Carmen and get your custom game plan.

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Essential Real Estate Terms You Should Know Every industry has its own acronym and real estate is no different. Real estate is full of jargon that can add confusion to an already elusive process. Whether you’re selling or buying here are the essential real estate terms you should know. Asking questions should not be intimidating. … Read more

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Washington State Eviction Moratorium Being a landlord during a pandemic is not for the faint of heart. Washington State Governor Jay Inslee put an eviction moratorium in place on March 18th, 2020, with the intent of preventing an increase in homelessness during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The moratorium, which legally prohibits landlords from evicting tenants … Read more

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House Staging 101 What do you think of when you hear the term “house staging”? A lot of us immediately imagine HGTV episodes and Instagram feeds filled with perfect spaces. Living rooms with just the right amount of lighting and uncluttered but cozy couches. Picture perfect kitchens with the latest designer trends on point. And … Read more

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Confessions of a Real Estate Agent Confessions of a real estate agent: this industry is complicated, energy sucking, and emotional. But when boiled down and distilled to its core, my job is to serve. Thankfully, I learned from my parents at a very young age that my job as a real estate broker is to … Read more

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