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March 2020 Addition
Posted by Marcinda DeArriba on March 01, 2020 in No Category
Things to Do in the Lou March Addition 8 fun things to do in St. Louis this month!       43rd Annual Builders St. Louis Home & Garden Show Date:  Thursday, March 5 - Sunday, March 8 Location:  American’s Center - 701 Convention Plaza, St. Louis, MO 63101   Missouri’s largest home product market place. The Builders St. Louis Home & Garden Show is actually six complete shows in one - Lawn & Garden, Kitchen & Bath, Interior Design, Pool & Spa, New Construct... read more

Things to Do in the Lou

February 2020
Posted by Marcinda DeArriba on January 29, 2020 in No Category
Things to Do in the Lou February Addition 10 fun things to do in St. Louis this month!       Tapas Tequilla Date:  Sat, February 1, 2020 from 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM  Location:  Lumen St. Louis, 2201 Locust Street, St. Louis, MO 63103   You’ve heard of Bourbon BBQ, now experience the sister-event, Tapas Tequila! Don’t miss out on the opportunity to fine-tune your Tequila taste buds with over 100 tequilas while tasting various Chef-paired Tapas along the way! Be the fir... read more

Things to Do in the Lou

January 2020
Posted by Marcinda DeArriba on January 09, 2020 in No Category
Things to Do in the Lou January 2020 9 fun things to do in St. Louis this month!   Mardi Gras Family Winter Carnival Date: January 11 from 12pm - 4pm Location: Soulard Farmers Market   This is a free, family-friendly event thrown in conjunction with some help from the community and St. Louis’ first responders. There’s something for everyone of all ages, with bounce houses, story time, fire trucks, police vehicles and lots of new furry friends to pet and feed. Local artists and musicians will p... read more

When is the best season to sell your home?

Posted by Marcinda DeArriba on November 02, 2018 in  Info for Sellers  St. Louis Real Estate
You all may be familiar with the little rumor roaming around St. Louis that the BEST time to sell your home is in the spring market.  The fact of the matter is there are pros and cons to buying and selling in every market.  Let’s talk about a few reasons why NOW (fall/winter) could be the best time for you. Less Competition Just like you may think the spring season is the be-all-end-all of listing your home, so do all of your neighbors!  One advantage you have of selling your home now instead ... read more

Five Tips to Selling your Home in the FALL Market

Fall is upon us and here are 5 of my best tips to help get your home sold fast this season!
Posted by Marcinda DeArriba on October 24, 2018 in  For Sellers  St. Louis Real Estate
For many of us here in St. Louis, fall is one of our favorite seasons. It can also be an excellent time to sell your home. The crisp air and the beautiful changes in the color of leaves on the trees get buyers out and about, enjoying the outdoors and makes fall a season not to disregard when deciding whether or not to sell. There will be fewer homes on the market in the fall months, which means a well-positioned home can sell fast if you are able to draw in the right buyer.  Here are some of my tips and tricks... read more