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House-hunting on the Internet

Searching for houses on the internet is a timely activity. Salesy salespeople are not admired. Stress during house-hunting isn’t popular. The biggest fear is rejection. You might not understand the difference between buying and renting. You are looking for a... read more

Motivation to Accomplish Goals

It’s universal. People don’t get s*** done. And why is this? ANY motivation to accomplish goals? It’s hard to find motivation within people who might want to accomplish goals in their lives. Relationships vary. So many relationships in one person’s life!  It’s... read more

Under contract in less than 24 hours

A listing in zipcode 85008 was under contract in less than 24 hours. How did that happen? Many factors lead homes to sell quickly. Our culture dictates the mindset that we all know so much since we are on the internet and now that makes me an authority in every... read more

Need a house or just browsing? I have a site for searching.

I’m happy to announce I have a separate site that allows search privileges for homes in Arizona. I hope it gives you better information than what you might find roaming other sites. marycrone.agentsquared.com Just click on it and get ready for a search.  ... read more

Home Design

  I sold my home over a year ago. It was an easy decision at the time, but since then I’ve had some regrets. Mostly regrets where in certain areas I have no say in my own home design. My creative instincts have held me captive to a landlord and rules. Rules... read more

Staging your Home

Staging and styling your home can be a daunting task. A few things are very clear. You want to make improvements to your home before you would list or sell your home. Maybe you’re not even thinking of listing your home at this point, but you have an interest in... read more

Lime Bike or Sit Down?

You’ve seen Lime Bike all over Scottsdale. At the bus stops. At busy and not so busy street corners. At hotels, restaurants and a plethora of easy-to-find opportunities. It’s an easy way to market by dropping your product off at every street... read more

The First Step to Buying a Home: Loan Pre-Approval

The first step to buying a home is getting pre-approved for your loan. Of course, the pre-approval is not a binding loan approval for an unlimited amount of time, but gives you an idea of what you can afford in a house for a duration of approximately 90 days. If... read more