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What Drives First-Time Home Purchases?

by Jeremy Larkin

Well funny you should ask, because we've got an answer! According to a report by KW (Keller Williams Realty) research, St. George first-time home purchases, as well as those nation-wide, are most driven by the following 3 factors: 

1. The current market

2. Financial readiness

3. Location & Price 

Get the full "scoop" in real people's terms in this super short 1:29 video:

If you're a first-time Buyer (or any type of Buyer for that matter..) looking to search for your own home, enjoy free 24-hour access to every single available property in Washington County, including "coming soon" listings before the sign even goes up! Here's that link: St. George Home Search

 

Time to Turn Back Your St. George Sprinkler Clocks!

by Jeremy Larkin

It's that time of year again in Utah's Dixie! (St.George, Utah for you non-locals...it's ok, we forgive you.) What time? FALL of course, which actually does occur every 12 months in the high desert of Washington County. 

As a lifetime local, Jeremy Larkin knows a bit about St. George lawns, not just St. George real estate! Things such as: how much to water, when, and which blends will work in our desert heat. Here's a quick, practical tip on St. George fall watering schedules as well as some insights for next summer that will save you some cash!

Curious about your St. George home's value? Find out what it might sell for in less than 40 seconds below: 

Which Home Updates Matter Most when Selling?

by Jeremy Larkin

 

St. George area Home Sellers often ask us about this exact thing. "Jeremy, we're thinking of selling, should we _____________ (Paint, carpet, replace cabinets, install a water park...)?"

The correct answer is always, "IT DEPENDS". 

There is more to selling a home than just throwing a sign in the yard. Certain renovations are losers, others are winners, but most of them will most importantly help you SELL THE HOME, not necessarily put $$ back in your pocket. 

Here's a SHORT video about the top 3 home updates completed prior to selling a home: 

If you've got questions about pre-sale remodeling at your home, just pick up the phone and ask! 435-767-9821 or larkingroup@gostgeorge.com

You can also get a quick snapshot of what YOUR home would sell for in this market below: 

 

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50 E 100 S, Suite 300
St. George UT 84770
435.767.9886
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