This blog post serves as a comprehensive guide for homeowners looking to sell their property in the bustling city of Indianapolis. It provides a detailed walkthrough of the entire process, from understanding the local real estate market to closing the deal successfully.

The post begins by emphasizing the importance of understanding the Indianapolis real estate market. It explains that Indianapolis, with its diverse neighborhoods and thriving economy, is an attractive place for a wide range of buyers. The post encourages sellers to research current market trends and property values in their specific neighborhood, which is the first step in setting a competitive and fair price for their home.

Next, the blog post delves into the preparation of the home…

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Origins Of The Easter Bunny

The Easter Bunny is a popular symbol of Easter, particularly in Western cultures, where it is associated with the tradition of Easter egg hunts and gift giving. The origins of the Easter Bunny can be traced back to ancient pagan festivals and folklore, as well as Christian traditions. 

The concept of the Easter Bunny has evolved over time, blending elements of ancient folklore, pagan traditions, and Christian symbolism to become a beloved symbol of Easter celebrations in many cultures. 

Pagan Origins 

The concept of the Easter Bunny may have roots in pagan fertility celebrations, particularly those honoring Eostre or Ostara, Germanic and Anglo-Saxon Goddess of spring and fertility. Rabbits…

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WINTER HOME SELLING TIPS

 Winter presents a unique set of opportunities for those looking to sell their homes.  But, by using the right strategies, your home can stand out and attract serious buyers.

 

Here are some home selling tips that are likely to bring you success:

 

  1.     Price Your Home Correctly

Work closely with your real estate agent to determine an attractive, yet competitive price for your property.  A well-priced home can generate more interest and potentially lead to offers more quickly.

 

A Comparative Market Analysis for the 4th quarter for The Edens and Brookshire is attached.  This should give you an idea of what your home might be worth.

 

  1.     Maximize Your Curb Appeal

Winter landscapes can be…

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 The Cascade Team is Open and Hiring Great Agents!

The Cascade Team Real Estate brokerage has opened its first office in Indiana, and is now hiring great agents!  TCT was established in western Washington in 2006, and currently has 28 offices in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Colorado, Arizona, and now, Indiana.

The Cascade Team is Indiana’s only full-service, 1% listing fee real estate brokerage.  It uses cutting-edge technology, together with outstanding client service, to deliver an optimal real estate experience for a significantly lower price.

Designated broker Paul Schulte says, “We believe that the future of residential real estate is not the traditional 6% - 7% commission model.  We are thrilled to bring The Cascade Team’s full-service,…

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Agent Success 

It's Great to be an Agent for The Cascade Team!

TCT Agent Benefits  

The average number of transactions a real estate agent does each year is 3.36; however, The Cascade Team's "producing" agents average 24.7 transactions each year!  In fact, one TCT agent did 121 transactions in one year without any additional (agent-paid) administrative help!

Here are some of the things The Cascade Team offers to its agents:

  1. Listing Commission %:  1% of the home's selling price or $3,500, whichever is greater. "Traditional" agencies charge up to a 4% listing commission.  

  2. Buyer’s Broker Commission %:  3%.  Historically, 69% of Cascade Team sellers are also Buyers, and buying side commissions are the standard 3%.

  3. Desk Fees:  

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