Mindy Mittendorf's Blog Posts

Waiting is the hardest part!!

Thinking of Selling Your Home? The Waiting Is The Hardest Part.Tom Petty famously penned the words, “the waiting is the hardest part” in his early 80’s hit song The

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Depending on the Price, You're Going to Need Advice!

Depending on the Price, You’re Going to Need AdviceTo understand today’s complex real estate market, it is critical to have a local, trusted advisor on your side – for more reasons

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Step 8, HOUSE HUNTER TO HOMEOWNER

Last step, and the one that seems like it took the longest to happen.  See you at the closing table!!Step 8: Pay Your Closing Costs and Get Your Keys Last step! Pay your closing costs and

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Step 7, HOUSE HUNTER TO HOMEOWNER

Now, here is where you may be thinking, what the heck did I do?? lol, I know, I know, I love signing a million pieces of paper, said noone ever!! But, turn that frown, upside down, you are about to

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Step 6, HOUSE HUNTER TO HOMEOWNER

I posted a link on my Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/mindyExpRealty/ "Tips to avoid after applying for a Mortgage" Take a look at that for a more comprehensive look at what not to

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Step 5, HOUSE HUNTER TO HOMEOWNER

Well, here is some advice that I received a long time ago, "Always get a home inspection" Even on new homes! Some folks may tell you it's a waste of money, it may actually save you hundreds to

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Step 4, HOUSE HUNTER TO HOMEOWNER

So, you made an offer, and the best phone call I get to make during this entire process has happened, "Your offer was accepted, we are under contract!!!" What happens now? This step looks small, far

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Step 3, HOUSE HUNTER TO HOMEOWNER

Okay, here we go!! I say this is when your Realtor, (me) haha, starts to earn their keep.  I need to be able to guide you on this next step, I need to know what other homes are selling for in

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Step 2, HOUSE HUNTER TO HOMEOWNER

WOO-HOO Now comes the funnest part, or the scariest part! That all depends on your outlook and of course if you have a great realtor!! :) Let's start looking for a home!!Step 2: Start Your

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Step 1, HOUSE HUNTER TO HOMEOWNER

Step 1: Get Pre-Approved for a Loan1.    It will give you an idea of your total buying power so you look in the correct price range from the beginning. Many buyers start their search

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HOUSE HUNTER TO HOMEOWNER IN 8 EASY STEPS!!

Over the next couple of days, I will be blogging about the 8 things that are important when trying to go from looking, to buying!! I hope you find this content helpful.  As always, I am here to

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Clean Up That Clutter

As a Real Estate Agent I've gained a whole new perspective on almost everything home related.  One of the BIGGEST things I've had had my eyes opened to....CLUTTER!!Lets face it...we all have

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Deck Do's that don't disappoint

It's that time of year hear in Missouri where we flock to our outdoor spaces to enjoy long evenings, summer sun and a little fun with our loved ones.  Check out this slide show for some great

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