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The Snowy Tree Crickets of Real Estate

What’s the weather like in your area? Are temperatures cooling or warming? Just stepping outside, it’s usually easy to feel the changes. As temperatures change, so do the behaviors of animals. Take for example, the Snowy Tree Cricket. It's an amazing little creature. As temperatures change, so do the sounds of their chirps. Check out… Continue reading The Snowy Tree Crickets of Real Estate

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Can You Measure the Accuracy of An Opinion?

Can you measure the accuracy of an appraiser? I discuss the topic in this article.

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Was It a Bad Case of Shingles?

Was It a Bad Case of Shingles? In this post, I discuss the mystery of the puddle of water in our mud room, and how it got there.

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What Is a “Conservative” Appraisal?

Is an opinion of value "conservative", if it is lower than another appraisal of the same home? Why may th