Wednesday, September 28, 2011

The Zeal Of The Deal in Real Estate (edit/delete)

"The Zeal Of The Deal in Real Estate"

Buying or selling can be exhilarating, we call it “The Zeal Of The Deal in Real Estate”.

Certainly, most residential transactions contain emotion in copious quantities. It is important that "The Zeal Of TheThe zeal of the deal in Real Estate Deal in Real Estate" not impact the participants in a negative manner. Who are the participants? ... The Buyers, Sellers and Agents. If emotion clouds reason bad things can happen.

The agent should always protect the customer/client regardless of how fast or slow things are moving. The Agent shouldn’t get emotionally involved in the transaction and is there to guide everyone to a smooth “landing”, close of escrow. Unfortunately, sometimes they get excited about selling something and caution is thrown to the wind.

True story we saw happen recently … Sellers and Agents ... hoping against hope ... for eight months that an escrow will close even though the “Buyer” never even put up an Earnest Money Deposit, no less prove ability to fund. Everyone involved in the transaction was so afraid to press the “Buyer” to perform in their zeal for the million dollar deal. The "Buyer”, and we use the term loosely, refused to perform the minimum contractual requirement! Handwriting on the wall … It all ended up being all for naught. Of course … It didn’t close.

Sometimes the “Zeal” in a deal is to Kill It! This can result in a party wanting out so bad that mistakes are made during the rescission process. Whether the Agent or Buyer is the driving force, pressure to effect the cancellation can result in the unnecessary forfeiture of the Earnest Money Deposit. Take the time to explore the options and minimize risk before you take action. Understand the consequences of your action. Sometimes just the language you use will be the difference between keeping or losing thousands of dollars. Pay attention!

It isn’t always speed that causes mistakes in judgment or practice. We once had a building over 100,000 square feet with a sales price over $3 million close in five days. Things can happen quickly, and often that is the best way to get a great price, but they must happen correctly. Don’t “assume” … you know the definition of that … things will work out right. If there is work to be done after the close of escrow make sure there is someone responsible for performance and that there are consequences for non-performance. Often in the excitement to close, things are promised and/or overlooked, but when things calm down after the close their relative importance can be different for the promise maker and the the new home buyer who is counting on that promise!

Experience is Priceless Lisa Wetzel and Jim valentineOur Advice: Zeal can be good – things get done, but don’t get overzealous to the point of compromising your wants, needs or integrity. All the paperwork must be in order, signed correctly, and in a timely manner. Keep your cool and work through the process. Every transaction has a “punch list” that should be completed for that type of transaction, i.e.- inspections, estimates, survey, etc. If you miss a step understand why you are doing so, what the consequences are, and make an informed decision on moving forward, pausing, or otherwise. Each situation is unique and its circumstances will dictate the course of action required for you to achieve your objective. No matter how bad you want to close a sale, it must be right for you and yours, very little can justify compromising or risking your peace and prosperity. Stay focused and make sure the right thing happens when it should and your zeal will be justly rewarded.

Be enthusiastic, but don’t let anybody’s “Zeal For Their Deal” blind you. You may be paying an exorbitant price for a long time if you do. The price can be financial, emotional or legal, but not what you bargained for.

"The Zeal Of The Deal in Real Estate"

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Friday, September 23, 2011

Fifth Annual Sierra Lutheran Falcons Fundraiser at the Minden Food Company

Fifth Annual Sierra Lutheran Falcons Fundraiser at the Minden Food Company (edit/delete)

Fifth Annual Sierra Lutheran Falcons Fundraiser at the Minden Food Company.

The Minden Food Company again hosted the annual wine tasting fundraiser for the Sierra Lutheran Falcons basketball team. Held in the middle of the street outside theFifth Annual Sierra Lutheran Falcons Fundraiser at the Minden Food Company Minden Food Company restaurant, the event has become a highly anticipated time to see old friends and catch up. Each special event in our small town draws its own crowd and this one is always special, the old guard.


In addition to the Minden Food Company prepared taste treats served by roaming “waiters”, basketball players, there is live music, authors signing their books, art for sale, and other appropriate vendors. The time of year is perfect for an outdoor event, not too hot or cold.

The event is symbolic of the coming together of the many passions of Alan Reed. Alan is the coach of the Sierra Lutheran Falcons basketball team, having been a standout at Douglas High and played college ball. He is the owner of The Minden Food Company, and he likes an occasional class of good Cabernet Fifth Annual Sierra Lutheran Falcons Fundraiser at the Minden Food CompanySauvignon. This event is the culmination of all three passions. Alan is everywhere visiting at the event, making sure that everyone is having a good time.

It is another one of those fine Carson Valley events that gets many out of their routine to participate in and experience a nice evening. What a fun way to support the youth of our community.
Tickets are limited so be sure to get yours early next year wen they become available for the Sixth Falcons Fundraiser.

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Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Doing The "Walmart Wait" in Carson Valley, Nevada.

Doing The "Walmart Wait" in Carson Valley, Nevada.

walmart is coing to Gardnerville nevadaWalmart is coming to our small town. We have a big one and a nearby Costco at the north end of the Valley, about 15 miles north of Gardnerville, and one in Carson City, about 8 miles north of that, but they are building another down our way.


Rumors abound about a construction start date, but so far all that has been done is offsite and some onsite improvements. Every 6 weeks, or so, there is an article in the paper giving a status update on the permit draw and estimated start date.

So how are the local merchants preparing?
The oldest Raleys in Gardnerville Nevadagrocery store in Carson Valley, Raley’s, has done an extensive remodel, both interior and exterior. New fa├žade, new floor, ceiling, display cases and lighting. There are even three different types of check out available now. You can check yourself out, get in a line and unload your own basket, or get in another and have the checker unload the basket for you.

There’s a new hardware store in town that has taken the expansion route. They have expanded their showroom several times over the past few months and added substantial inventory. Their inventory is such that they will have good separation from what is typically offered at a Walmart store.

The cost savings is substantial on many items when shopping at a Walmart. It used to take a contemplated decision to determine if it was worth a trip to the store. Would the travel expense be justified by the savings. Now, however, Walmart is bringing the savings to the Carson Valley residents. They will be in our backyard staffed by neighbors and friends. Hard to say, "no".

Each time we’ve had a new store come in to our tiny community the old stores have made adjustments to compete, including reducing their pricing. It is disappointing to see that they can not only survive, but thrive with the reduced pricing. What were they doing to us all those years? Competition is good, capitalism at its finest.

We will support the businesses that support us, our youth sports, and our community. Thus the hardware store will be unnamed as they were reluctant to help a local youth sports program.

Too bad ... a small town is like a large family!

When it comes to choosing professionals to assist you with your real estate needs ... Experience is Priceless! Lisa Wetzel and Jim Valentine, CDPE, SFR, RE/MAX Realty Affiliates, 775-781-5472 carsonvalleyland@hotmail.com, www.carsonvalleyland.com

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Sunday, September 18, 2011

Lost Our Mobile Mouse Traps ... "Mouser" To The Rescue!

Lost Our Mobile Mouse Traps ... "Mouser" To The Rescue!

Lost Our Mobile Mouse Traps ... "Mouser" To The Rescue!

Lost Our Mobile Mouse Traps ... "Mouser" To The Rescue!We lost two of our mobile mouse traps this year and have been surprised at the consequences. Our two best mousers, Chester and Stash, so named because he had a bright orange mustache, both passed at ages 19 and 17. After missing the kitty offerings at the backdoor … vole and mouse remnants … we started finding other “gifts” in the form of little black pellets.

The combination of changed weather, and lack of outdoor cats created an amazingly fertile rodent situation. The alfalfa fields had voles like never before, and mouse sightings in the garage were soon common place. We missed our old cats and their contribution to the household!

The rodent population reached a point where action was necessary. A dozen traps and high body count later we are getting a handle on the garage situation just ahead of the winter months when many rodents try to move inside.

We also took the best step – we got a new mouser. His name is “Mouser”, and he’s a definite keeper. He has big paws to grow in to, and a great disposition. He is currently assimilating in to the household, getting to know the dogs and other cats. He is holding his own, eating with the dogs and getting his own sleeping spot on the bed.

He is very curious about the garage, even made a couple of breaks into it over the past week. Mouser is destined to a great existence – the best of both worlds. He’ll have all the time in the garage and fields that he wants to hunt, and will undoubtedly spend his sleeping hours on a soft pillow somewhere in the house. Chester used to sleep everywhere – in the chicken coop with the chickens, on top or underneath things – was flexible, curious, and interactive with his world.

Mouser seems to have much of the same personality and came to us the same way … a rescue. He could be a 20 year cat – we hope so the more we get to know him.


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Friday, September 16, 2011

The weeds keep growing in Carson Valley, Nevada

The Weeds Keep Growing in Carson Valley, Nevada.

The weeds keep growing in Carson Valley, Nevada. Its been an amazing year for weeds inFlowering weeds in Carson Valley Nevada Northern Nevada. Last year’s wonderfully wet winter fueled an abundance of weeds that continue to grow and grow. We’ve had much more precipitation than normal all through the summer months as well creating growing opportunities for the weeds like they rarely see in this area.

It is a common topic of conversation among Carson Valley Ranchers, Gardeners, and Homeowners, weather and weeds. The foxtails were unlike any year anybody can remember – growing everywhere in copious quantities. It drove the hay growers nuts. Dog owners were grooming and grooming and even at that ... there were plenty of occasions where the vet was the answer to the persistent prickly pugnacious foxtail seed.

As we near fall the weeds are tall, but soon we’ll be able to burn them as well as cut and spray. Sometime in October, when it is deemed safe, the East Fork Fire District will issue burn permits. Home and property owners will be able to safely burn the tall weeds, and the seeds that they bear, to minimize their reproduction next year. It also opens ditches for better flow, and clears the land for crops or more human friendly vegetation to grow.

Just burning them won’t eradicate them, but it will help minimize their spread. Some, such as thistle, take more work. They grow in colonies and have an extensive underground network. That is better accomplished by spraying with the right chemical mixture.

Carson Valley, Nevada is still mostly green, very unusual this time of year. With the warm weather and recent thunder showers there is a good chance it will remain green until the frost. This creates some very extended special times for foraging animals as their feed is plentiful and vibrant much later than normal.

Nothing like a little water in the desert ... it's very fertile … with a touch of the Liquid Gold
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The weeds keep growing in Carson Valley, Nevada

The Weeds Keep Growing in Carson Valley, Nevada.

The weeds keep growing in Carson Valley, Nevada. Its been an amazing year for weeds inFlowering weeds in Carson Valley Nevada Northern Nevada. Last year’s wonderfully wet winter fueled an abundance of weeds that continue to grow and grow. We’ve had much more precipitation than normal all through the summer months as well creating growing opportunities for the weeds like they rarely see in this area.

It is a common topic of conversation among Carson Valley Ranchers, Gardeners, and Homeowners, weather and weeds. The foxtails were unlike any year anybody can remember – growing everywhere in copious quantities. It drove the hay growers nuts. Dog owners were grooming and grooming and even at that ... there were plenty of occasions where the vet was the answer to the persistent prickly pugnacious foxtail seed.

As we near fall the weeds are tall, but soon we’ll be able to burn them as well as cut and spray. Sometime in October, when it is deemed safe, the East Fork Fire District will issue burn permits. Home and property owners will be able to safely burn the tall weeds, and the seeds that they bear, to minimize their reproduction next year. It also opens ditches for better flow, and clears the land for crops or more human friendly vegetation to grow.

Just burning them won’t eradicate them, but it will help minimize their spread. Some, such as thistle, take more work. They grow in colonies and have an extensive underground network. That is better accomplished by spraying with the right chemical mixture.

Carson Valley, Nevada is still mostly green, very unusual this time of year. With the warm weather and recent thunder showers there is a good chance it will remain green until the frost. This creates some very extended special times for foraging animals as their feed is plentiful and vibrant much later than normal.

Nothing like a little water in the desert ... it's very fertile … with a touch of the Liquid Gold
.


When it comes to choosing professionals to assist you with your real estate needs ... Experience is Priceless! Lisa Wetzel and Jim Valentine, CDPE, SFR, RE/MAX Realty Affiliates, 775-781-5472 carsonvalleyland@hotmail.com, www.carsonvalleyland.com


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When it comes to choosing professionals to assist you with your real estate needs ... Experience is Priceless! Lisa Wetzel and Jim Valentine, CDPE, SFR, RE/MAX Realty Affiliates, 775-781-5472 carsonvalleyland@hotmail.com, www.carsonvalleyland.com

Here are a few of our blog posts ... please enjoy!


Lisa Wetzel and Jim Valentine are the authors of this blog. Lisa, Jim and Jessie are experts in Carson Valley , Carson City and the tri-county area of Douglas County, Carson City and Lyon County. Call our team anytime at 775-781-5472 or 775-781-3704. To Search for Homes go to: Carson Valley Listing Book or visit our website at www.CarsonValleyLand.com

The weeds keep growing in Carson Valley, Nevada

The Weeds Keep Growing in Carson Valley, Nevada.

The weeds keep growing in Carson Valley, Nevada. Its been an amazing year for weeds inFlowering weeds in Carson Valley Nevada Northern Nevada. Last year’s wonderfully wet winter fueled an abundance of weeds that continue to grow and grow. We’ve had much more precipitation than normal all through the summer months as well creating growing opportunities for the weeds like they rarely see in this area.

It is a common topic of conversation among Carson Valley Ranchers, Gardeners, and Homeowners, weather and weeds. The foxtails were unlike any year anybody can remember – growing everywhere in copious quantities. It drove the hay growers nuts. Dog owners were grooming and grooming and even at that ... there were plenty of occasions where the vet was the answer to the persistent prickly pugnacious foxtail seed.

As we near fall the weeds are tall, but soon we’ll be able to burn them as well as cut and spray. Sometime in October, when it is deemed safe, the East Fork Fire District will issue burn permits. Home and property owners will be able to safely burn the tall weeds, and the seeds that they bear, to minimize their reproduction next year. It also opens ditches for better flow, and clears the land for crops or more human friendly vegetation to grow.

Just burning them won’t eradicate them, but it will help minimize their spread. Some, such as thistle, take more work. They grow in colonies and have an extensive underground network. That is better accomplished by spraying with the right chemical mixture.

Carson Valley, Nevada is still mostly green, very unusual this time of year. With the warm weather and recent thunder showers there is a good chance it will remain green until the frost. This creates some very extended special times for foraging animals as their feed is plentiful and vibrant much later than normal.

Nothing like a little water in the desert ... it's very fertile … with a touch of the Liquid Gold
.


When it comes to choosing professionals to assist you with your real estate needs ... Experience is Priceless! Lisa Wetzel and Jim Valentine, CDPE, SFR, RE/MAX Realty Affiliates, 775-781-5472 carsonvalleyland@hotmail.com, www.carsonvalleyland.com


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When it comes to choosing professionals to assist you with your real estate needs ... Experience is Priceless! Lisa Wetzel and Jim Valentine, CDPE, SFR, RE/MAX Realty Affiliates, 775-781-5472 carsonvalleyland@hotmail.com, www.carsonvalleyland.com

Here are a few of our blog posts ... please enjoy!


Lisa Wetzel and Jim Valentine are the authors of this blog. Lisa, Jim and Jessie are experts in Carson Valley , Carson City and the tri-county area of Douglas County, Carson City and Lyon County. Call our team anytime at 775-781-5472 or 775-781-3704. To Search for Homes go to: Carson Valley Listing Book or visit our website at www.CarsonValleyLand.com

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Interesting Things to Do In Carson Valley, Nevada ... Friday Night Football Under the Lights at Stodick Park

Interesting Things to Do In Carson Valley, Nevada ... Friday Night Football Under the Lights at Stodick Park

Interesting Things to Do In Carson Valley, Nevada ... Friday Night Football Under the Lights at Stodick Park

Douglas Pop Warner football and cheerFriday Night come out and watch the Douglas Tigers play football! Douglas Pop Warner Football and Cheerleading plays on Friday nights at Stodick Park in Gardnerville. The first game is Friday, September 9 beginning at 6:00. Three teams will open at home this year, Tiny Mite White, Junior Pee Wee, and the Pee Wees. Come see the future stars of Douglas High as they debut their 2011 season and their new uniforms. The new Tiger look will be unveiled Friday night.

The snackbar offers great treats including Nevada made Sausage Factory hot dogs, chili Fritos, popcorn, hot and cold drinks and more. Tiger spirit gear can be purchased so you can show your Tiger Pride. Gear includes hats, visors, sweatshirts, tee shirts, jewelry, hitch covers, and more. Visit the snackbar to round out your Friday Night Experience.

The Tiny Mites are 5-7 years old, Jr. Pee wee 8-11, and Pee Wees 9-12. AStodick Park Gardnerville Nevada  Lisa Wetzel good night to see a variety of levels of play. All three are playing teams from Sparks Nevada this week. Stodick is a wonderful venue with gorgeous mountain views, open fields on two sides, and a nice fall nip in the air when the sun goes down. A good time of year to enjoy the wonderful game
of football being played to a high level by dedicated Douglas County athletes.


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Valentine, CDPE, SFR, RE/MAX Realty Affiliates, 775-781-5472. carsonvalleyland@hotmail.com

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The Unsinkable Volunteer Spirit in Northern Nevada Equals A Continued Demand In Our Local Real Estate Market!

Back to School in Lyon County Nevada

Back to School in Carson City, Nevada

Back to School in Douglas County Nevada

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Friday, September 2, 2011

The Unsinkable Volunteer Spirit in Northern Nevada Equals A Continued Demand In Our Local Real Estate Market!

The Unsinkable Volunteer Spirit in Northern Nevada Equals A Continued Demand In Our Local Real Estate Market! (edit/delete)

The Unsinkable Volunteer Spirit in Northern Nevada Equals A Continued Demand In Our Local Real Estate Market!

Beautiful Carson Valley Nevada by Jim PromessiIt takes a lot to round out a community, like the Unsinkable Volunteer Spirit in Northern Nevada!

There are many government services these days that provide and assist in a variety of ways, but it is not financially possible nor is it practical for government to provide the funds or labor needed for a “complete” community. We’re talking about a community with youth sports organizations, elder social opportunities, education and social opportunities, and more.

The Volunteer Spirit in Northern Nevada is a reflection of the quality of the Nevadans who live here! It’s through the continued contribution of many generous individuals that our communities to thrive and serve the population! Consequently … Great Nevada Communities translate ultimately into demand in our Northern Nevada Real Estate Market! Everyone wants to live and work in a vibrant community!

There are many non-profit organizations in our communities with exceptional volunteers that make a difference like 4-H Clubs, City of Refuge, Carson Valley Food Closet, Mothers Against Drunk Driving, Nevada Civil Air Patrol, Northern Nevada Search and Rescue, etc., and the assorted service clubs like Carson Valley Active 20/30, Kiwanas Club of Carson Valley, Minden Rotary, Carson Valley Lions Club and other -Profit organizations run on volunteer labor, contributions, and participation. It is important that they have all three for their survival and quality of their “product”. Each affects the community in a positive and memorable way by their hours of dedication, sponsoring of community events, and contributions
to maintaining the quality of life that we all enjoy.

Some local non-profits are renowned on a Nat
ional level including theGenoa Nevada Homes for sale Kids Fishing Derby in Gardnerville and the Candy Dance in Genoa. The Fishing Derby has year round administrative volunteers, but utilizes the voluNevada day paradenteer time contribution of 300 people for their two day event. Candy Dance attracts tens of thousands of people with the help of a few hundred.


Other great local volunteer events enjoyed by thousands are Carson City’s Frontier Days, Nevada Day Parade, Carson Valley Days, and the Camel Races in Virginia City.
Douglas Pop Warner football and cheer
Without the opportunity to participate in team sports our youth would miss out on learning the many values learned by such involvement. In our communities we have excellent Pop Warner Football and Cheer Leading programs, Carson Valley Little League Baseball, Carson Valley Girls Softball, Carson Valley AYSO soccer, and more. These are only available because of the thousands of volunteer hours that are donated by the many volunteers in each organization. Their efforts allow for experiences that would otherwise not be available.

Our Advice: Non-Profit organizations run on volunteer labor, contributions, and participation. It is important that they have all three for their survival and quality of their “product”. In these times of economic challenges many donations have been reduced. The non-profits are continuing their endeavors with less, as much of society is today. For many their volunteer base has even been diminished as people have less discretionary use of their time. It is essential to give when and where you can for the good of your community and everyone’s future! Do what you can and know when you do that you are helping to make a difference in many Northern Nevada Lives.

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Valentine, CDPE, SFR, RE/MAX Realty Affiliates, 775-781-5472. carsonvalleyland@hotmail.com

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When it comes to choosing professionals to assist you with your real estate needs ... Experience is Priceless! Lisa Wetzel and Jim Valentine, CDPE, SFR, RE/MAX Realty Affiliates, 775-781-5472 carsonvalleyland@hotmail.com, www.carsonvalleyland.com

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Back to school in Lyon county Nevada
Back to School in Carson City, Nevada

Lisa Wetzel and Jim Valentine are the authors of this blog. Lisa, Jim and Jessie are experts in Carson Valley , Carson City and the tri-county area of Douglas County, Carson City and Lyon County. Call our team anytime at 775-781-5472 or 775-781-3704. To Search for Homes go to: Carson Valley Listing Book or visit our website at www.CarsonValleyLand.com