Ivy Stanton's Blog Posts

Observing Real Estate Trends - Mid-Pandemic

Pre-pandemic life seems distant, doesn't it?  Weeks ago? Seems more like decades.  Life as we knew it may be slow to return, if ever.  Will we mark Q1 of 2020 in terms of pre,

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Will COVID-19 Implode the Housing Market?

Recently, some of my clients have asked point-blank, “Ivy, will this Coronavirus crater the housing market?”  My pointed reply? “No.”Why?  In 2008, we suffered a

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Fix It Up? Or, Fixer Upper?

Guess what the #2 question prospective sellers ask me?  Number one is of course, “How much money can I get out of my house.”  So, what is the second most asked question?

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Eyes of a Buyer

“Get me out of here! Peach. They painted everything peach! It reminds me of my Great Aunt’s peach place – everything there smelled like mothballs and rotten cabbage… I think

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I Want Beaucoup Bucks for My House

You placed your home on the market.  Nothing.  Nada.  Crickets. You scratched your head.  After all, your neighbor sold her house for buku or bookoo or beaucoup bucks ;

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