7 Things That Can Go Wrong If You Hire The Wrong Real Estate Agent

Buying a home is the biggest investment you’ll likely ever make, and it has all sorts of implications for your personal and financial future. This is why it’s so important to work with the right agent. Too many people don’t realize just how much can go wrong if they make the wrong hire. There are some very serious problems that …

10 Crazy Cool Gift Ideas

You wouldn’t expect but many of these products sold millions worldwide. If you’re like me, you’re going to want to buy everything on this list. And, with Christmas just around the corner, any of these 10 products would make some great gifts for friends and family. So enjoy! 1. Keep Your Glasses Crystal Clear With Carbon Technology Peeps is a brand-new …

Bringing Listings to Life with Immersive, Interactive 3D Tours

At Team 24/7 Realtors, we are always looking for new ways to stay at the forefront of real estate technology and find tools to help our sellers engage buyers like never before.  Imagine being able to allow potential home buyers to walk the rooms of your home from the comfort of their own couch, or from a laptop in a …

7 Reasons to Buy a Home Before 2017 Ends

2017, a year with one of the strongest real estate markets in a decade, is quickly coming to a close. As the market naturally settles and leaves continue to fall, this winter has become the ideal time for Americans to buy a home. Here are the top reasons why buying a home should be on your radar before the new …

4 Behind-The-Scenes Ways Your Real Estate Agent Supports Your Home Sale

When you hire a real estate agent to sell your home, there are obvious things you notice them doing to help your house sell. Things like: hosting open houses, bringing potential buyers on home tours, and marketing your property in multiple ways to make sure it gets enough exposure. But when it comes to adding value to your home sale, …

Misconceptions of a Realtor

Ever notice that some folks have a skewed view of life as a real estate agent? Considering how agents are depicted on some reality TV shows, that’s understandable. Agents with big incomes and lavish lifestyles undoubtedly bring in higher television ratings than your run-of-the-mill agents. And while those shows are entertaining, they can create a lot of misconceptions about real …

Technology & Real Estate

From mobile apps to real estate website downloads, the real estate industry is drastically changing minute by minute. Murney Associates, Realtors prides themselves on being not only the best in the real estate industry in Springfield, MO and surrounding areas, but our agents are knowledgeable and up to date on the latest and greatest technology that our industry has to …

Six Traits Buyers Desire in Their Agents

Home buyers have plenty of information available at their fingertips. They’re educated and savvy when it comes to real estate. So why are they turning to you? Amy Chorew, the vice president of platform development at Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate, identifies six traits that home buyers most desire from their real estate agents in today’s market. Brutal honesty: …

What Does the Government Shutdown Mean for your Loan?

Congress has failed to approve a Continuing Resolution (CR) providing funding for most government operations. Therefore, spending authority for most of the government expired at midnight on Sept. 30, 2013. Until legislation providing for funding is signed into law, many offices and programs of the federal government are now shut down. This means many, but not all, government programs, including …