MARCH 2019 ISSUE

MAR2019 CoverSTRIPHOW TO HIRE A REAL ESTATE ALL-STAR

You wouldn’t walk into a courtroom without a skilled attorney by your side.  Why enter into what could be the biggest financial transaction of your life without the right real estate representation?  An experienced, market-savvy agent can help you buy or sell a home quicker and at a preferred price. Read full article here

THE LONG & SHORT OF SHORT SALES

They’re a fact of life… here’s what potential homeowners should know before making an offer. Read full article here

PREVENTABLE PROBLEMS THAT CAN KILL A HOME SALE

Could your home sale be in jeopardy before it even hits the market?  With buyers much more aware of potential issues and what to look for, it certainly could be! Read full article here

THE 5 HUGE BENEFITS OF FILING YOUR TAXES EARLY

With nearly three out of four taxpayers receiving an income tax refund each year, around $2,800 on average according to the IRS, we can’t think of any reason you’d want to delay filing your taxes.
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HOW TO MAINTAIN YOUR LIFESTYLE IN RETIREMENT

You may have heard the rule of thumb that you need to replace about 80% of your preretirement income if you want to maintain your current lifestyle when you retire. But like many rules of thumb, that advice is much too general for most people, says Herbert Poole CFP® CRC®, Retirement Development Consultant for Wells Fargo Advisors.
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