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Top 5 Reasons Why Selling Your Home This Fall Makes Sense 

1. Demand is still very strong

The most recent Buyer Traffic Report published the the National Association of Realtors (NAR) indicates that buyer demand remains very strong throughout the majority of the US, Specifically here in Utah.  There are plenty of ready, willing, and able buyers ready to write an offer.  Many of the lower price ranges are still experiencing multiple offer situations on many listings. Now is a good time for sellers to take advantage of strong demand.

2.  Competition Is Lower

Listing inventory levels are well below normal market conditions of six months of inventory.  Utah is still hovering at around a 3.5 month supply of inventory.  This means that across

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JUST LISTED BY THE KENNEDY GROUP

 Just listed is this fantastic opportunity on this Orem condo. Close to everything in town--the perfect location! The home is a little dated but is in excellent shape. It is a great opportunity for the buyer who's not afraid of doing some small cosmetic stuff. Den in basement could easily be a 4th bedroom. Hard find this much living space with a garage in Orem for this price. This home is priced just right for a quick sale so call today to arrange a showing. 801-358-0745. CLICK HERE to view more listings in the area.

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HUGE MILESTONE The median home value in Utah just hit $300,000 for the first time ever. It's likely a guarantee that your home is worth more right now than ever before. If you've had any thoughts about selling your home, land, or investment property in Utah, NOW is the time to give us a call! Many people don't sell because they're worried about how they would make the transition from their current home into the next. Let us help make that a smooth process for you! That is what we do best. Reach out to us today for a free, no-obligation selling consultation to discuss your options and to see what puts us in the top 2% of Realtors in Utah.

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For five years The Kennedy Group has been Dave Ramsey's Endorsed Local Providers (ELP) for real estate in Utah.  This means that The Kennedy Group has been vetted by Dave and we have received his highest approval as go-getters and high octane agents with the heart of a teacher.  We have had the pleasure of working with many of Dave's listeners over the years.  Our transactions with Dave Ramsey ELP clients are always a ton of fun because we're always on the same page about following Dave's counsel and advice.  Helping clients understand the value of a solid downpayment and making responsible buying and selling decisions is important to us.  We take great pride and care in offering the same advice that Dave would give to our clients who are buying and

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Just Listed by The Kennedy Group

Incredible opportunity for a fully finished home with two kitchens! Full mother-in-law suite for extra living space. Beautiful views. Tons of storage in this solid brick home. Buyers will love all the space this home offers you. Priced just right for a quick sale! Call today for a showing. 801-358-0745. Click here to view more homes in the area.

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OPEN HOUSE - SATURDAY (8/18/2018) 12-2PM!!

This is an awesome rambler in Pine Meadows, one of Spanish Fork's most desirable neighborhoods. Buyers will love the excellent floor plan, vaulted ceilings, bonus room above the garage, formal living room, nice yard space, wide driveway, plus more. Priced just right for a quick sale. Call today for a showing! 801-358-0745. Click here to view more homes in the area.

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Back to School Pool Party

 

Come cool off with The Dan Kennedy Real Estate Team at our back to school pool party! We've reserved the Lindon Aquatics Center for you and your family to come enjoy a fun night at the pool on us. Relax and unwind by the lazy river or be ready to show off your surfing skills on the flowrider! Click here to have your flowrider waiver filled out ahead of time to avoid waiting in line. Refreshments will be provided by our preferred lender, Casey Hansen and his lending team at Security National!! Click here to RSVP so we know who will be coming! We look forward to seeing you there!!

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You'd be surprised at some of the crazy things that happen to a buyer's lending situation when it comes down to crunch time.  If you're buying a home in Utah, you must check out this list of do's and don'ts!

 

 

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Who pays the buyer's agent's commission?

If you're buying a home and working with The Kennedy Group as your Realtors 99 times out of 100 you will NOT end up paying the buyer agent fee. It comes out of the proceeds of the seller of the house. This is a common misconception held by many buyers, especially first-timers. 

The real estate agent's commission is an agreement between the seller and the listing brokerage, which is then shared with the buyer's agent who brings a buyer to the table. When the sellers and their agent are negotiating terms of listing, they are also discussing the total compensation the sellers will be paying both the buying and selling agents. A buyer going straight to the listing agent or home builder is not a guarantee to

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2018 Activities Around Utah

 Memorial Day-Labor Day – Monday Night Casting Clinics - Fly fishing experts in Park City offer FREE fly casting lessons and equipment tips every Monday night from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Starting at 5pm. https://goo.gl/CAhux7

Sundays, June 3-Sept 23, 2018 – Park City Silly Sunday Market - The Park City Silly Sunday Market features arts and crafts, music, antiques, art, delicious gourmet foods, and farmers market fruits and vegetables. Sundays, June 3 to Sept 23, except Aug 5, 12, 19. https://goo.gl/bqY6Jx

July 1, 2018 – Flaming Gorge Freedom Festival - Come join us for an amazing car show and fireworks spectacular. https://goo.gl/uGu4qs

July 4, 2018 – 4th of July Parade and Celebration - Celebrate

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