When things don’t go as planned . . .

Who’s to blame? We seem to be in a world of judgement and casting blame. Every day, we encounter circumstances failing to happen according to our well-intentioned plans. Critics salivate at the first whiff of disarray, and they POUNCE! Who will take responsibility for this train wreck? I believe it’s situations like this which bare […]

Process? . . . Event?

At the end of the day, what happened? Did you start the day with a plan? Did the day go as planned? If not, where did it go awry? Whose fault is it? Does it REALLY matter whose fault it is? If you’re POSITIVE it was someone else’s fault, what part of it might you […]

You’ve closed on your house – NOW what?

Be kind to yourself! This is the voice of experiencing several hundred families moving with some wisdom for those who just completed their closing with sore signing hand and head spinning. Step 10 is about all of the things that happen in this next chapter of your journey. The matter-of-fact of todos goes something like […]

YAY! Completion – Your Real Estate Closing!

Step 9 of the House buying process is our House Buying “Olympic Moment.” Let’s make it look easy as we sail across the finish line. Odds are good that there have been kinks and bumps along the way as we have navigated through the first 8 steps. Keep in mind as you read this, that […]

We close in 10 Days – What could go wrong?

A frightening number of real estate transactions fail during Step 8 – the last 10 days before the scheduled closing. Not to be alarmist, but THIS is the period of time when we all must be MOST diligent and attentive to details. Sure! We got a lot done in the first 10 days (Step 8) […]