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Home Values Projected to Keep Rising
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Why Today’s Options Will Save Homeowners from Foreclosure
Why Today’s Options Will Save Homeowners from Foreclosure
 Many housing experts originally voiced concern that the mortgage forbearance program (which allows families impacted financially by COVID to del...
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5 Tips for Staging Your Home
5 Tips for Staging Your Home
If you’re in a tough seller’s market or just looking to get top dollar for your home, you want to do any little thing you can to make your...
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Real Estate Continues to Show Unprecedented Strength This Year
Real Estate Continues to Show Unprecedented Strength This Year
The 2020 housing market has surpassed all expectations and continues to drive the nation’s economic recovery states Mike Eastwood Chief Executiv...
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Do You Have Enough Money Saved for a Down Payment?
Do You Have Enough Money Saved for a Down Payment?
One of the biggest misconceptions for first-time homebuyers is how much you’ll need to save for a down payment states Mike Eastwood Chief Execut...
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The #1 Reason Not to Wait to List Your House for Sale
The #1 Reason Not to Wait to List Your House for Sale
 Many industries have been devastated by the economic shutdown caused by the COVID-19 virus. Real estate is not one of them states Mike...
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6 Reasons You’ll Win by Selling with a Real Estate Agent This Fall
6 Reasons You’ll Win by Selling with a Real Estate Agent This Fall
There are many benefits to working with a real estate professional when selling your house. During challenging times states Mike Eastwood Chief Execut...
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West USA Realty Of Prescott is Looking For Agents
West USA Realty Of Prescott is Looking For Agents
If you are looking to join a real estate company, West USA Realty of Prescott is the brokerage for you. West USA Realty is ranked the 4th largest...
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CEO Stories Is Now Available for Purchase on Amazon
CEO Stories Is Now Available for Purchase on Amazon
[PRESCOTT, ARIZONA, October 7-] Attention all CEOs and business managers! Author Michael Eastwood’s business book, CEO Stories is...
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A Homeowner’s Net Worth Is 40x Greater Than a Renter’s
A Homeowner’s Net Worth Is 40x Greater Than a Renter’s
One of the best ways to build your family’s financial future is through homeownership states Mike Eastwood - Author - Chief Executive Officer of...
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Why Pricing Your House Right Is Essential
Why Pricing Your House Right Is Essential
 In today’s real estate market states Mike Eastwood Author-Chief Executive Officer of West USA Realty of Prescott, setting the right price ...
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Buyers Are Finding More Space in the Luxury Home Market
Buyers Are Finding More Space in the Luxury Home Market
A year ago, additional space and extra amenities had a very different feel for homebuyers States Mike Eastwood  - Author - Chief Executive Office...
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Why Selling this Fall May Be Your Best Move
Why Selling this Fall May Be Your Best Move
 If you’re thinking about moving, selling your house this fall might be the way to go states Mike Eastwood Chief Executive Officer of West ...
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Housing Market on Track to Beat Last Year’s Success
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The Tails Of Pony 4 Precious By Michael Eastwood
The Tails Of Pony 4 Precious By Michael Eastwood
The Tails of Pony 4 Precious is Now Available on Amazon[PRESCOTT, ARIZONA, September 25-]  Do you know a child who loves horses or ponies? W...
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CEO-Stories By Michael Eastwood
CEO-Stories By Michael Eastwood
Calling all CEOs and business students! Author Michael Eastwood’s debut book, CEO Stories is now available for purchase on Amazon.&nbs...
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Home Equity Gives Sellers Options in Today’s Market
Home Equity Gives Sellers Options in Today’s Market
 Homeownership is one of the best ways to invest in your financial future, especially as your home equity grows states Mike Eastwood Chief Execut...
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The Cost of a Home Is Far More Important than the Price
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Is the Economic Recovery Beating All Projections?
Earlier this year, many economists and market analysts were predicting an apocalyptic financial downturn that would potentially rattle the U.S. econom...
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How Low Inventory May Impact the Housing Market This Fall
How Low Inventory May Impact the Housing Market This Fall
 Real estate continues to be called the ‘bright spot’ in the current economy states Mike Eastwood Chief Executive Officer of West USA...
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CEO-Stories Book Now On Amazon
CEO-Stories Book Now On Amazon
Calling all CEOs and business students! Author Michael Eastwood’s debut book, CEO Stories is now available for purchase on Amazon.&nbs...
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Two New Surveys Indicate Urban to Suburban Lean
Two New Surveys Indicate Urban to Suburban Lean
There has been much talk around the possibility that Americans are feeling less enamored with the benefits of living in a large city and now may be lo...
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Homebuyer Traffic Is on the Rise
Homebuyer Traffic Is on the Rise
One of the biggest surprises of 2020 is the resilience of the residential real estate market states Mike Eastwood Chief Executive Officer of West USA ...
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How Will the Presidential Election Impact Real Estate?
How Will the Presidential Election Impact Real Estate?
 The year 2020 will be remembered as one of the most challenging times of our lives. A worldwide pandemic, a recession causing historic unemploym...
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Have You Ever Seen a Housing Market Like This?
Have You Ever Seen a Housing Market Like This?
 The year 2020 will certainly be one to remember, with new realities and norms that changed the way we live. This year’s real estate market...
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Homebuyer Demand Is Far Above Last Year’s Pace
Homebuyer Demand Is Far Above Last Year’s Pace
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It’s Not Just About the Price of the Home
It’s Not Just About the Price of the Home
When most of us begin searching for a home, we naturally start by looking at the price. It’s important, however, to closely consider what else i...
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Three Ways to Win in a Bidding War
Three Ways to Win in a Bidding War
With so few houses for sale today and low mortgage rates driving buyer activity, bidding wars are becoming more common states Mike Eastwood ...
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Why Is It so Important to Be Pre-Approved in the Homebuying Process?
Why Is It so Important to Be Pre-Approved in the Homebuying Process?
You may have heard that pre-approval is a great first step in the homebuying process. But why is it so important? States Mike Eastwood Chief...
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The Top Reasons People Are Moving This Year
The Top Reasons People Are Moving This Year
Today, Americans are moving for a variety of different reasons. The current health crisis has truly re-shaped our lifestyles and our needs state Mike ...
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Let’s Discuss Your Next Compensation Plan! With Us, Agents Come First
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The Tails Of Pony 4 Precious Book Is Launched Today On Amazon
The Tails Of Pony 4 Precious Book Is Launched Today On Amazon
Cowboy Mike is Michael Eastwood, CEO and Chairman of the board for Pony 4 Precious. Cowboy Mike rescued Winston a miniature pony in 2016 a...
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Forbearance Numbers Are Lower than Expected
Forbearance Numbers Are Lower than Expected
Originally, some housing industry analysts were concerned that the mortgage forbearance program (which allows families to delay payments to a later da...
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Not All Agents Are Created Equal
Not All Agents Are Created Equal
In today’s fast-paced world where answers are just a Google search away, there are some who may question the benefits of hiring a real estate pr...
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Sellers Are Returning to the Housing Market
Sellers Are Returning to the Housing Market
In today’s housing market, it can be a big challenge for buyers to find homes to purchase states Mike Eastwood Chief Executive Officer of West U...
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How Is Remote Work Changing Homebuyer Needs?
How Is Remote Work Changing Homebuyer Needs?
With more companies figuring out how to efficiently and effectively enable their employees to work remotely (and for longer than most of us initially ...
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CEO-Stories Book To Launch On September 7, 2020 On Amazon
CEO-Stories Book To Launch On September 7, 2020 On Amazon
Michael Eastwood has written a fun book on the compilation of short stories of businesses that were passed down to the next generation. Unfortunately,...
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Current Buyer & Seller Perks in the Housing Market
Current Buyer & Seller Perks in the Housing Market
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Homes Are More Affordable Right Now Than They Have Been in Years
Today, home prices are appreciating. When we hear prices are going up, it’s normal to think a home will cost more as the trend continues states ...
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Buyers: Are You Ready for a Bidding War?
With businesses reopening throughout the country and some experts indicating early signs of a much-anticipated economic recovery, more homebuyers are ...
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