Vick Dyer Blog

Want to Trade Up in Knoxville?

Posted by Kate Spears on February 16, 2012 in No Category
Things in your life have changed to the point where the idea of a new home is becoming more of a reality than a dream. But is it really the right move? Start by asking yourself a few of the questions listed below. Most important is the financial aspect. Can you really afford a new home? Don’t forget an increased home value also means increased property taxes, homeowners insurance and possibly more costly repairs. The experts all agree that it’s necessary to remain in a new home for at least five years in order to ... read more
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Foreclosure Deal Close to Reality

Posted by Kate Spears on February 14, 2012 in No Category
The Department of Justice has announced a record $26 billion settlement over foreclosure abuses that caused many homeowners to unjustly lose their homes and millions more who are now underwater on their mortgage loans. Bank of America, JPMorgan Chase, Wells Fargo, Citigroup and Ally Financial have all been accused of robo-signing and improperly foreclosing on homes. $19 billion of the settlement will go for national mortgage relief with $16 billion being earmarked for principal reductions for homeowners who now owe... read more
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Stage Your Knox County Home on a Budget

Posted by Kate Spears on February 10, 2012 in No Category
Staging a home is all about the details. After readying your property for sale staging should be the final step. Staging is paying close attention to the little things that really bring out the best in your home. Need some quick tips on staging your residence without breaking the bank? Listed below are some simple ways to present your home in its best light. Put out large bowls of fresh fruit, shiny apples, bright yellow bananas, flawless grapes and cherries. Don’t worry about staging the entire home. Make sure th... read more
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Closets Can Help You Sell Your Knoxville Home

Posted by Kate Spears on February 09, 2012 in No Category
When you list your home for sale on the Knoxville real estate market, your closets are probably the last things on your mind. However, as the Realty Times states in a recent article, these features can be key factors when potential home buyers see your home for the first time. Reorganize your closets in order to reduce the clutter and make the best impression on potential home buyers. A closet with too many items can really turn a buyer off to your home as a whole. In order to reduce clutter around the entire home,... read more
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Check out our latest press release to learn more about Vick Dyer’s bike ride from Knoxville to New Orleans to raise awareness for the importance of homeownership! You can follow Vick on his ride by reading his blog! FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 4, 2012 LOCAL REALTOR® TAKES UNUSUAL APPROACH TO HEIGHTEN AWARENESS OF NEW TECHNOLOGY AND TO REMIND CONSUMERS THAT HOMEOWNERSHIP IS KEY TO BETTER ECONOMIC TIMES KNOXVILLE, TN…Vick Dyer, Knoxville real estate agent with Coldwell Banker Wallace & Wallace, REALTOR... read more
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