Monthly Archives: February 2017

Another Record-busting Home Sales Year

Posted by Shawn Simpson // February 22, 2017

Another Record-busting Home Sales Year

No hiss from the housing balloon to scatter buyers in the parade to Omaha for jobs says the Omaha World-Herald. “Coming off another record-busting home sales year, the question becomes: Can the Omaha area continue the robust housing activity?”  A look in the mirror shows sales on a six-year climb? If you have in mind […]


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A Stylish Home

Posted by Shawn Simpson // February 15, 2017

A Stylish Home

Many times homeowners twist and shout when they visit friends. They are envious of their stylish homes and feel their house is a dump in comparison. “I want to take a scarlet hammer to a bell, announcing we are clearing my house out and starting over. I want the sound of music instead of the […]


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Inherit an Omaha House

Posted by Shawn Simpson // February 9, 2017

Inherit an Omaha House

Over the next four decades, boomers will inherit upwards of $27 trillion, and a portion of that includes the house their parents lived in. How do you keep your feet on the ground, when you inherit an Omaha house? When that house becomes yours, figuring out what to do with it may be like riding a yellow […]


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Property Assessments

Posted by Shawn Simpson // February 1, 2017

Property Assessments

Here’s a followup up on a blog post we made in May of 2016 titled Douglas County Must Raise Property Valuations.  We note this article found in the Omaha World-Herald about property assessments: “Three Douglas County Board members plan to formally ask County Assessor Diane Battiato to set 2017 property valuations so nobody’s house valuation […]


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