Thursday, March 15, 2018 / by Brian Ness
Don’t Push Your Luck – 4 Signs To Go With A Pro
Even with St. Patrick’s Day, finding the right place to call home requires more than luck. It requires the skill and insight of a professional. If you're in the process of buying a home, here are 4 signs for when it's time to call in an agent.
1. You realize the inaccuracies of the internet
While you can view tons of listings online, not all of the information is accurate or up-to-date. You'll find outdated comps, conflicting forecasts and different ratings. With access to the MLS and insight on properties about to hit the market, a Realtor can provide the latest and most accurate data.
2. You're juggling a hectic schedule
You don't need to spend time sorting through listings and contacting sellers. An agent will do the research on your behalf to find the homes that best fit your needs and price range.
3. The biggest thing you've negotiated lately was your kids' bedtime (and you lost)
As professional nego ...
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 / by Brian Ness
An agent has a workday like anyone else, but there are typically little to no
boundaries to that agent’s day and week. Here’s how an agent’s workday often goes:
Agents are "on" no matter where they are. In our instant-response society,buyers and sellers won't wait long for an answer.
2. WATCHING INVENTORY
Houses are bought, sold and taken off the market daily. Agents must be ontop of the MLS to ensure their clients don't miss their dream home.
3. BUILDING A DATABASE
A great agent has a well-organized database that he or she is constantly updating.
Open houses, scheduling showings, appointments, coming up with house
hunting itineraries - it's all in an agent's daily routine. Open houses,
scheduling showings, appointments, coming up with house hunting itineraries -
it's all in an agent's daily routine.
5. MAKING CONTACT
To keep that pipeline ful ...
Friday, July 14, 2017 / by Brian Ness
Robin Gwaltney Surpasses 1000+ Sold Properties in Career
Robin first started selling real estate in 2002 and over the span of 15 years has sold 1,048 properties including residential, multi-family, farm, land, and commercial (7/14/17). Only 14 Real Estate Agents have accomplished this feat in their entire career in the Southeast Minnesota area to date. Robin, team leader of the Gwaltney Group, continues to grow her team with a collaborative approach in both the the buying and selling process, as well as the ability to leverage the experience and expertise of more than one real estate brain. The Gwaltney Group continues to increase both their excellent service and success with hard work and dedication to their clients.
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Thursday, July 06, 2017 / by Brian Ness
Robin Gwaltney of RE/MAX Results was named to the 2017 REAL Trends America’s Best Real
Estate Agents in Rochester & Surrounding Areas.
Rochester, MN, July 6th, 2017 | Robin Gwaltney of the Gwaltney Group of RE/MAX Results was named one of America’s most productive sales associates as a part of REAL Trends America’s Best Real Estate Agents, the newly issued ranking report produced by REAL Trends and sponsored by Zillow Group. Robin Gwaltney is now a member of the “America’s Best Real Estate Agents,” and ranked number fourty for the state of Minnesota.
REAL Trends America’s Best Real Estate Agents ranks over 12,600 residential real estate professionals solely based on their excellence in real estate sales during calendar year 2016. All production numbers are independently verified by a third-party in order to ensure accuracy and report integrity. “This group of hi ...