12 MOST COMMON REASONS TO

Sell Your Home

Growing Family!

Growing Family!

A growing family is a wonderful change to look forward too. And upgrading your living space is a common reaction to a family about to outgrow their current space.

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A Little Cramped

A Little Cramped

Finding your current living space a little cramped is a common reason to go looking for a new home. If you really love your home, you might first explore several other options.

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Selling Your Home for Retirement

Retirement

Ah, after working the past 40+ years of your adult life you can finally see it – retirement! Yes, perhaps it’s coming soon, or you have already retired and now a new stage in your life begins.

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Married with Houses

Married with Houses

As more career-minded adults find love later in life, it isn’t uncommon for these two merging lives to have to figure out what to do with the homes their bringing into the marriage. The most common solution is to sell one (or both) and find their perfect together home.

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Changes in Health

Changes in Health

If you (or a loved one) find yourself facing long term or permanent health issues you may discover that your home is no longer ideal. It may be something as common as not wanting to navigate up and down stairs or bathrooms that are simply too cramped.

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Listing Your Home Due to Divorce

Breakup

If you’ve landed up on this page you are either considering a divorce or are in the process of one and you want to know what to do with the house. The benefit of listing your home due to divorce is that both spouses usually get some money to help start over.

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Passing of a Loved One

Passing of a Loved One

In the midst of emotional angst from your loss you’re also tasked with addressing several tough decisions and seeing them through completion. You may feel overwhelmed, confused, and at times, you may want to throw up your hands.

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Should You Sell Your Home?

Changes in Finances

When unexpected financial changes happen, a home and/or mortgage obligation may represent an enormous financial, time, and emotional burden – but it can also represent a tremendous store of potential value. And we’ll discuss these two popular positions here.

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Feeling Called Freedom - Empty Nester

Empty Nester

Do you remember when you were younger, and you had dreams put on hold because of life and children? Maybe it was owning a cabin by the lake. Perhaps it was touring European castles. Or maybe even a pursuit of a secondary career for fun instead of necessity.

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Estate Planning – Your Home

Estate Planning

A major component to every good estate plan is designating what will happen to your real estate holdings. Of course, you could sell and downsize sooner rather than later leaving your heirs more cash instead of house to distribute.

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Relocating For Work & Real Estate

Relocating For Work

Relocating due to work can be tedious and stressful – being pro-active and organized will help keep the process moving along without overly complicating your life… Moving along, get it, see what I did there.

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Remodel or Move?

Upgrade or Sell?

When you find that your home is no longer a perfect fit it seems natural to start making small improvements. It often starts innocently enough. New paint, flooring, and the next thing you know you’re living in a construction site.

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J. Kent Erickson

J. Kent Erickson

208.447.7848

kent@jkenterickson.com

A Real Estate Professional With Stellar Property Assessment, Marketing and Negotiation Skills, Kent works closely with his clients to help them find their ideal dream home. His wealth of business and real estate experience provides assurance and peace of mind to clients as they navigate the complicated sales process. They trust him to have the knowledge needed to make good decisions during their transaction.

Quite simply, he is trusted. With a reputation for tenaciously protecting his clients’ interests, Kent’s savvy negotiations and cutting edge marketing strategies join uncompromising integrity as the hallmarks of Kent’s service. Kent is exceptionally well-respected not only for his unparalleled professional track record and high ethical standards but for being an honest, hard-working family man who does absolutely everything in his power to ensure his client’s success.

Visionary. As a licensed Broker and REALTOR®, Kent uses his experience and foresight to proactively address details before they become a problem. He helps his clients see properties in a visionary light of past, present and future potential and value. Kent initiates communication in every phase of the transaction, and handles every minute detail from the first phone call all the way through to the closing table.

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