Posts Categorized: Home Buying in Park City

Collections Magazine I Utah’s Luxury Real Estate Magazine Winter 2017

Unveiled today. I am proud to reveal our newest edition of the Collections Magazine for Summit Sotheby’s International Realty. It has been revamped throughout with a new look and feel, including a beautiful fashion editorial. It is truly our best edition yet thanks to our unmatched marketing team. Look for my listings on pages 58,… Read more »

The Holiday Season in Park City

There are many reminders throughout the year that Park City is, truly, a small town, and the holiday season is definitely one of them. As visitors fly in to celebrate the holiday season in Park City, the town steps up to welcome them all. Park City offers events throughout December that blend tourists and locals… Read more »

Local Ski Area Details: Opening Dates and Pass Information

Photo credit: Eric Schramm Photography An unseasonably warm and dry November has made opening dates for area ski resorts a bit of a moving target, but everyone in town has been cheered on by the recent snow and colder temps, giving the ski areas a chance to play catch-up via snowmaking. Park City Mountain has… Read more »

Top 10 Loan Approval Taboos

Make sure nothing gets in the way of achieving your home financing goals. Some loan approval taboos may seem obvious, but others not so much. Check out this list to make sure that you avoid the top 10 loan approval taboos during the process of buying a new home. Co-sign on any debt with relatives or friends…. Read more »

Roadmap to Optimizing Credit Score

Everyone wants a great score but most don’t understand the ins and outs of optimizing credit score. Knowing the elements of a credit score and implementing a few basic ideas can give you a 40-100-point boost. There are three credit bureaus: TransUnion, Equifax, and Experian. They use a different matrix to calculate your credit score depending… Read more »

Property Selling Services

The Summit Sotheby’s International Realty Difference To those who value the unique, Summit Sotheby’s International Realty is the local real estate provider that offers unrivaled access to qualified people and distinctive properties around the world. When you list your property with Summit Sotheby’s International Realty, you get a true international brand that can offer you… Read more »

Summit County Property Tax Notices and How to Appeal

Friends of mine bought a home in Pinebrook, relocating from Salt Lake so that their children could attend Park City schools. The very next month, they received an extraordinarily high tax bill (about double what they expected). After a call to the Summit County Assessor’s Office, they learned a clerical error had put their permanent address… Read more »

Timeless Elegance at Farm Road in Midway

Rare is a home that is simultaneously stately and charming. The Carriage House at Farm Road is one such property. You are welcomed to the front door by Frank Sinatra wafting through the summer air and the manor porch entrance invites you to the elegant interior. Classic architecture at it’s best; the discerning owners thoughtfully… Read more »

Zestimate Accuracy: Why did Zillow CEO’s home sell for 40% less than its Zestimate?

Home owners across the country love to question their Zestimate accuracy. When it comes time to sell, the estimated market value calculated by Zillow can be the jumping off point for an interesting discussion between real estate agents and sellers. Spencer Rascoff, CEO of the Seattle-based real estate media website, sold a home in the city’s… Read more »