526 N Cedarwood Ave Republic

One of just a few walkout basements in this neighborhood! Well maintained and on a larger corner lot. The room sizes are great and the yard is perfect for entertaining and playing. This house is over 3000 sq ft and has tons of room! Must see! List Price:  $185,000 County:  Greene Subdivision: Moonlight Meadows Total Bedrooms: 4 Baths – Full: …

Anatomy of a Kitchen Remodel

In November, David and Barbara Drenon remodeled their kitchen with the help of a residential contractor based out of Nixa.  Like any remodeling project, there were highs and there were lows, but in the end the new look is unbelievable.  Follow us on the journey the Drenons went through during this remodeling process.  Hear the issues they encountered and if …

3D Interactive Tours

Team 24-7 Realtors Introduces New Technology Springfield, MO – Team 24-7 Realtors is thrilled to announce a new service for their clients with the introduction of 3D interactive tours of the homes they have listed. Team 24-7 is the first real estate team to bring this technology to the Southwest Missouri area. Click here to see an example!   “We …

THE FED HAS RAISED RATES. What does that mean for Real Estate?

  As you may have heard, the FED raised interest rates. Rates were already at an all time low of 3.65 %, so  a small increase in rates over 4% is not cause for concern in the real estate market.  Buyers are eagerly getting loan approval and moving towards a home purchase faster now than in the last year.  With the winter real estate …

Don’t Be a Scaredy Cat About Selling Your Home

Selling a home is one of the most challenging activities we undertake in life. It’s a huge transaction with financial, emotional and practical implications. Not unlike meeting with your CPA or going to the dentist, the thought of putting your home on the market may be enough to make you run for the hills. If this is true for you, …

3 Big Reasons Not To Go FSBO

Websites like Zillow.com, FSBO.com, Owners.com and Trulia.com make selling your home For Sale By Owner look easy and free. Here are some interesting things to think about when selling your home for sale by owner vs. hiring a Murney Agent.                 1. Safety. Think about it? When you have a Murney agent representing …

8 Things You Definitely Shouldn’t Do When Applying For a Home Loan

With the real estate market doing so well in 2015 and lending institutions lending once again, make sure you follow these 8 steps when purchasing a home so that the loan approval process goes smooth all the way to the closing table. 1. Don’t change your employment status. If you’ve been in a salaried position for 10 years, don’t switch …

3 Sanity-Saving Tips for Moving-In Day

No matter how intensely you prepare for moving day, you may still face problems if you overlook three sanity-defeating challenges. Can you and your partner really think clearly when swamped by distractions, exhaustion, and disorientation? If the ramped-up activity of moving day represents less pressure than a typical day for you, you’ll probably find your upcoming move-in day a breeze. Most …