Chris Johnson's Blog Posts

Should You Wait To See If Interest Rates Go Down Before Buying A Home

You may look back at the first quarter of 2022 when mortgage interest rates were averaging in the 3 percentile and think such things as "I missed out!" "I should have bought then!" "Why did I wait?"

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Things You Should Know Before Buying A Condo

By: Chris Johnson | Plum Tree Realty | Lexington, KY | www.yourpropertyman.comThe process for buying a condo is different than buying a house. Before purchasing a condo there are some things that

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Your Offer Was Accepted What Comes Next

Congratulations you finally got an offer that was accepted on a new home! Now what can you expect? 1. LOAN PROCESSYou were probably already pre-approved with a lender but now starts the actual

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Contingent Versus Pending What Is The Difference

By Chris Johnson | Plum Tree Realty | Lexington, KY | www.yourpropertyman.comYou are keeping a close eye on your dream house and just as your were going to book a showing it is suddenly marked as

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Sellers Market And Buyers Market What Is The Difference

By Chris Johnson | Plum Tree Realty | Lexington, KYAre we in a sellers market or a buyers market? As a Realtor, this is one of the most common questions I receive. So, what is a sellers market and

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By: Chris Johnson | Plum Tree Realty | Lexington, KY Real Estate data that is coming in from April and May 2022 shows a definite softening of the housing market. Inventory continues to

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Does Recession Equal A Housing Crisis

By Chris Johnson | Plum Tree Realty | Lexington, KYWhen many people hear the word "recession" their minds may go back to 2007-2009 and the subsequent housing crisis that resulted in negative home

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Does A Pool Add Value To Your Home

By Chris Johnson | Plum Tree Realty | Lexington, KY |http://www.yourpropertyman.comOne of the most common questions that I get asked as a Real Estate agent is: Will a pool make my home more valuable

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For Sale By Owner Is It Really A Good Idea

For Sale By Owner - A Good Idea?Chris M Johnson -  Your Property ManLexington, KY FSBO (pronounced fizz-bo), or For Sale By Owner, is a way of selling your home without the use of a

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Negotiating The Home Inspection Process

By: Chris M Johnson - Your Property ManLexington, KY www.yourpropertyman.comMany buyers forget that the price isn’t the only or the last negotiation point in a real estate purchase.

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Who Is Chris Johnson

Meet one of Lexington, KY hardest working Realtors. Chris Johnson - Your Property Manhttps://thewokeagent.podbean.com/e/the-woke-agent-who-is-chris-johnson/?fbclid

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Build A Plan Of Action

Provided by "Your Property Man" Chris M JohnsonPlum Tree Realty - Lexington, KYBuying a home will probably rank as one of the biggest personal investments one can make. Being organized and in

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Is Your Home Worth What You Think It Is

By: Chris M Johnson "Your Property Man"Lexington, KYwww.yourpropertyman.comOne crucial part of the listing process is helping your clients to objectively evaluate their homes for

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Be The Neighborhood Expert Plant Yourself And Farm

By Chris M Johnson - Realtor Lexington, KY www.yourpropertyman.com “Be the neighborhood Real Estate know it all!” I was once told this by a Real Estate Coach. My initial impression of this

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The Difference Between Advertising And Soliciting

This is a continuation of an earlier article To Knock Or Not To Knock - That Is The Question in which I discussed whether on HOA can legally keep a person from knocking on doors in a

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To Knock Or Not To Knock That Is The Question

By: CHRIS M JOHNSON - Plum Tree Realty; Lexington, KYIt is common to find entire neighborhoods controlled by an HOA that post signs at the entrance of the neighborhood that say "no soliciting" or

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