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When To Lock In Your Mortgage Rate??

When Should Buyers Lock in a Mortgage Rate? DAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS | TUESDAY, JANUARY 24, 2017 A rate lock helps protect your buyers from fluctuating

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2016 Marked Best Year for Sales in a Decade!

2016 Marked Best Year for Sales in a Decade DAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS | TUESDAY, JANUARY 24, 2017 Existing-home sales finished out 2016 as the best year

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Smart Sellers Will List Early This Year….

The article below explains why if you have been waiting until the Spring to list your home…. as is most common practice….. STOP what you a

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Growth in Peoria IL

The Future of Peoria IL is Looking Bright….. Repurposed for Growth Reviving and energizing the heart of our proud, historic downtown. A strong, heal

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Which is Better/Cheaper? To Buy or Build?

Which Is Cheaper: To Buy or Build New? DAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS | MONDAY, JANUARY 09, 2017 On the surface, buying an existing home seems like the most a

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Renting vs. Buying – The Pros and Cons in our Market

“Should I buy a home or continue to rent?” This IS always one of the biggest questions that I get when working with clients as a Realtor.  Buyin

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Public vs. Private?

Welcome to the very first blog entry on the JR Koch Team Blog page! This blog entry, “Public vs. Private?” was inspired by a recent meeting with c

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Making Your Home Stand Out

We can help make your home stand out with the hundreds of Peoria Metro homes for sale.  How do we do this?  Simple… we pay attention to detail

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