Windermere Homes & Estates Luxury Division Adds New Premier Directors to the Team

More than two decades ago Windermere pioneered luxury real estate by creating the Premier Property Program. Today we are proud to announce the addition of twelve new Premier Directors to that list of proven professionals. Our new Directors are – Gail Hund, Monica Valentino, Randy Johnson, Michael Disanti, Mary Lawler, Dawn Surprenant, Bill Bonning, Laura…

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Windermere Homes & Estates is Thrilled to Announce Nancy Canfield’s Recognition as a Five Star Professional for the 13th Year in a Row

Who says 13 isn’t a lucky number? Windermere Congratulates Nancy Canfield for being named Five Star Professional for the 13th consecutive year for 2022!   Nancy has been chosen as a 2022 Five Star Real Estate Agent award winner, allowing her inclusion into special publications on pages like SanDiegoMag.com and FiveStarProfessional.com. These high traffic sites…

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Windermere Homes & Estates Appoints Nancy Canfield as Executive Director of Community Relationships

Windermere Homes & Estates (WHE) is proud to announce the appointment and announcement of Nancy Canfield as Executive Director/Community Relationships, a new division established within the WHE brokerage. Nancy’s new role will include the planning and overseeing of all community outreach, events, and local contributions efforts. Nancy authored a book, magazine articles, and stories for…

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Buying and Selling a Home at the Same Time

by Sandy Dodge Successfully selling a home and buying a home are significant accomplishments on their own, but when their timelines cross it can be difficult to manage both. If you’re thinking about doing both simultaneously, it’s equally important to understand the steps you can take to make the process go smoothly as it is to have a backup…

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Deciding to Sell Your Home

by Sandy Dodge Deciding when to sell your home can depend on a variety of factors. Perhaps your local market conditions are favorable to sellers, or you’ve recently changed jobs, or your family is growing and you need to upsize. Whatever the case may be, making the decision to sell your home is the first step in your…

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Working with a Listing Agent

by Sandy Dodge What is a Listing Agent? Generally, a real estate transaction involves a listing agent representing the seller and a buyer’s agent representing the buyer. Listing agents will conduct a Comparative Market Analysis (CMA)—which uses recent housing market data to compare the seller’s home to other listings in their area—to accurately price the property. The agent…

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The Difference Between a Comparative Market Analysis and an Appraisal

by Sandy Dodge It can be difficult for sellers to distinguish between two methods of finding the value of their home: a Comparative Market Analysis (CMA) and a home appraisal. Though they share many similarities, there are key differences in how the two approaches ultimately arrive at a listing price for your home. The Difference Between…

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