Realty Executives Capitol Reg.
Dianne Rechel, Realty Executives Capitol Reg.Phone: (860) 233-3079
Email: [email protected]

Dianne Rechel's Blog

Posted on 02/22/2021
Getting the Most Out of Your Home's Green Upgrades
Photo by rawpixel via Pixabay Did you know buyers are willing to pay nearly 3.5 percent more for a home that features green or high-performance features? And while that may not sound like a lot, it factors out to be a whopping $8,750 for every $250,000. The key to getting the most for your green upgrades, however, lies...
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Posted on 02/16/2021
West Hartford, CT Real Estate Market Update
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Posted on 02/15/2021
VA-Guaranteed Loan Works
Photo by Brett Sayles from Pexels Before you can get a VA loan or a VA-backed loan through the Department of Veterans’ Affairs, you'll first apply for a Certificate of Eligibility (COE). You must have served a certain number of days, depending on when you served, and you must have an honorable discharge if you are a veteran....
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Posted on 02/12/2021
Another Property Sold - 248 Duncaster Road, Bloomfield, CT 06002
Welcome to treasured Duncaster Road! Looking to retreat to your country corner yet be five minutes from town? You have found your home! Imagine traveling down a country lane past Turtle Crossing signs yet being just 5 minutes from downtown restaurants & shopping! Yearn for space to spread out or for a home that will accommodate multi-generational living,work-from-home or many different scenarios?- this is It! Oozing charm, we offer 5 bedrooms,(one on 1st floor), loads of closets, 3 full baths.Your kitchen is a roomy heart of the home with island, lots of counter and cabinet space.It opens to a gorgeous, sunny family room with vaulted...
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Posted on 02/08/2021
How to Keep Your Kitchen Clean with Little Effort
Photo by Mabel Amber via Pixabay You can walk into some folk’s homes and feel the chaos, while in other homes, all you see is clean. There must be a secret to keeping a house picked up without the aid of a housekeeper, right? Right! People whose homes always appear tidy have habits that keep them that way....
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Posted on 02/01/2021
How to Sell your Home to a Family Member or Friend -- Without Destroying the Relationship
Photo by fauxels from Pexels It sounds like it should make things easier -- selling your home to a friend or family member should be a breeze for both parties -- but in reality, a home sale can disrupt your relationship if you don't go about it the right way. With the exception of parent to child transfers...
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Posted on 01/31/2021
Hartford, CT Real Estate Market Update
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Posted on 01/25/2021
5 Expert Tips for Cross-Town Moves
Image by skeeze from Pixabay Moving across town should be a little less stressful than moving from one state to another, but it does require some thinking ahead and careful planning. If you’re tackling a cross-town move, the better you plan, the easier the move will go. Here are some tips to make your move as easy as...
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Posted on 01/18/2021
When You Need a Jumbo Loan
Photo by Bruce Clark from Pexels The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) limits how much you can borrow to buy a house. If you want to take out a mortgage that is above the limits, you have to apply for a jumbo mortgage. As of mid-2019, the limits were increased to $484,350 for most of the country. Some...
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Posted on 01/15/2021
West Hartford, CT Real Estate Market Update
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Posted on 01/11/2021
Tips for Winning A Bidding War
Image by Amy Hirschi from Unsplash Situations arise where prospective buyers find themselves in a bidding war with another buyer over the house they desire. Circumstances like this occur in a seller’s market where the demand for property is higher than the market can provide. It’s not uncommon to see multiple buyers vying over the same property in...
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Posted on 01/04/2021
What Is the Optimal Listing Price for Your Home?
As a home seller, it is important to establish a competitive initial asking price for your residence. Yet determining the right price for a house sometimes is difficult. If the price of your home is too high, for example, your residence may linger on the real estate market for an extended period of time. On the other hand, if...
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