Renting Vs. Buying a Home

This is a pretty powerful infographic explaining why buying a home is usually the better choice over renting. Check out the average household net worth of renters vs. homeowners! It’s stunning… $8000 (renters) vs. $300,000 (home owners). You want to change your family’s future? You want to create generational wealth? It’s time to stop makingContinue reading “Renting Vs. Buying a Home”

Another Closing… Another Happy Client

Congratulations to Travis and Savanna (2.0 Version) on the purchase of their new home! This was my second closing this week and both couples were named Travis and Savanna… What’s the chance of that ever happening again? This was one of those deals that everything fell in line and seemed like it was just meantContinue reading “Another Closing… Another Happy Client”

Why boutique brokerages have the competitive advantage in a crowded market

This is an excellent article from our friends at inman.com of why working with a locally owned “boutique” Real Estate brokerage like Nexes, can give you an advantage in this tough real estate market! Our team-based approach and customer service always put us above the competition! With a record number of agents competing for inventory,Continue reading “Why boutique brokerages have the competitive advantage in a crowded market”

Home Features Prompting More Americans to Move

Check out this great little article from NAR on reasons people are citing for making a move in the current housing market. About 40% of 2,100 Americans recently surveyed say they are considering a move in 2022. Gen Z and millennials, remote workers, renters, and parents with young children are all planning a move, accordingContinue reading “Home Features Prompting More Americans to Move”

First-Timers Reevaluate, Devise Plan to Compete in 2022

As 2021 is quickly coming to an end it’s time to start preparing for 2022. Since I don’t own a crystal ball it’s hard to say what the real estate market may do in the coming year, but I can make a pretty safe bet. Most predictions are that the market will remain steady inContinue reading “First-Timers Reevaluate, Devise Plan to Compete in 2022”

Why You Need A Realtor

These are a few of the reasons working with a Realtor makes your transaction easier. Often we hear from sellers that they “don’t want to pay a commission”… What if I can get you a higher price for your home using my marketing skills, professional photographer, and network connections with hundreds of other agents? ManyContinue reading “Why You Need A Realtor”

Rise in Affordable Listings Gives First-Timers Hope

Great Article From the National Association Of Realtors about the rise in affordable home listings going up. I’m happy to know the mid-west is seeing some of the biggest growth in affordable listings! To all my first time home buyers… I say hang in there, the market is getting better for you! Housing inventory isContinue reading “Rise in Affordable Listings Gives First-Timers Hope”

Great Location In North Muskegon

Unique location in City of North Muskegon. This clean and charming 3 bedroom 1 bath home is situated on 4.3 acres adjacent to the Muskegon River. Majority of land is wetlands SE lot line is 16.5 ft. from shore of the Muskegon River per legal description. Conveniently located in highly accredited North Muskegon School DistrictContinue reading “Great Location In North Muskegon”

You Want Country Living?

Check out this new Nexes Listing!  Located on 6.2 beautiful acres with creek running through the property, this 3 bedroom, 3 bath home has it all! Open and spacious main floor with large kitchen, main floor family and living rooms, main floor laundry and large main floor master suite. The upstairs has 2 large bedroomsContinue reading “You Want Country Living?”

Another Closed Deal!

It was a pleasure walking the journey to home ownership with this first-time home buyer! I love seeing the excitement from a new homeowner when the stress of the buying process is over and they get the keys in their hands! If you are interested in buy or selling a home give Chris Simpson aContinue reading “Another Closed Deal!”