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Why are building costs so high?

We are hearing more and more how people are shocked at how expensive it is to build a new home in Utah. It was recently reported that much of that is due to the $3.6 billion project to build a … Continue reading

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Is it Time to Move?

Dear Clients & Friends, Our team is often approached by people who love their current homes but just frankly need a change. Are you among them? If so, how do you know when it’s the right time to move? 1. … Continue reading

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2018 Paint Trends

What paint color trends have been the most popular in 2017, headed into 2018? In Utah right now, we tend to see a lot of “safe decorating” with light greys and whites. However, the courageous have been decorating with popular … Continue reading

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2017 Parade of Homes Trends

Dear Clients & Friends, Here were the top trends from the 2017 Parade of Homes: 1. Brick Accent walls in kitchens, family rooms, and also in fireplaces 2. Free-standing tubs in master bathrooms 3. Geometric tile patterns in bathrooms and … Continue reading

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Healthy Utah Economy

Did you know that the average monthly mortgage payment for a single family home in Utah county is $1,739? That is based on the average purchase price of $325,000. Owning a home is more affordable than people think! It is … Continue reading

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Spring Trends 2017

We are often asked about current design trends so wanted to send out what is in vogue right now! If you are thinking of doing some updating/cosmetic changes to get your home ready to sell, we’d love to talk! Grey … Continue reading

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Ashley’s List

Dear Clients & Friends, My team and I are often asked for recommendations for anything from antique dealers to painters to lenders. We have a compiled a list of the best tradesman we have found or that have been recommended … Continue reading

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Silicon Slopes

Over the next 5 years there is going to be much change at the Point of the Mountain in Utah also called “Silicon Slopes” because it is becoming the high-tech center of Utah.  The Utah State prison is going to … Continue reading

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Staging to Sell

This year, I have had the opportunity to help many people sell their homes in Utah. I often get asked for staging advice and here are a few tips that I can offer. We have all heard the tips that … Continue reading

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Rising Utah Home Values

Dear Clients & Friends, Real estate is a lot like seasonal change: unpredictable, up-and-down, at times welcome, at other times not. Recently here in Utah County, especially over the last year, we have seen home prices rise as inventory has … Continue reading

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