Author Archives: Yvonne Schaefer

About Yvonne Schaefer

I am a Real Estate Broker at Keller Williams Realty in Raleigh, NC and President of Hands of Compassion International supporting our Health Center in Guayaquil, Ecuador. Here are some important things to know about me: -Consistent follow up and attention to detail during real estate transactions -Awarded Top Listing Agent and Top Selling Agent awards in my office. -Constantly improving computer and internet knowledge -Focused area is Raleigh, NC. This includes the surrounding areas of Cary, Apex, Holly Springs, Fuquay Varina, Clayton and Knightdale. -2007 and 2008 President of the Raleigh Chapter of the Women's Council of Realtors -2008 Member of Year - Raleigh Chapter, Women's Council of Realtors -Customer Service "SuperStar" Award - Monarch Services @ IBM -Board of Directors of Hands of Compassion International. I have served on this Board for eight years. -Lead teams of medical personnel to Guayaquil, Ecuador every year to provide free medical care to the poor who have no other means of receiving this type of assistance. To date, I have led 16 teams providing humanitarian care to Ecuador. -Married for 35 years and mother of 4 sons - three of which have served in the military. - Grandmother ("Mimi") to 3 yr old Alia, 10 month old twins David and Caleb, 4 month old Myka and 1 month old Olivia! Call me at 919.624.6055 or email yschaefer@kw.com. Visit www.AskYvonneBlog.com; www.BestRaleighListings.com; www.RaleighBargainHomes.com

Should We Wait?

Q. We’ve decided to wait for the spring to sell our home. Can you give us a call then?   A. Well, that is common mistake many sellers make. There are several reasons to go ahead and sell now.   … Continue reading

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Growing Family?

Q. I think we’ve outgrown this house. We can’t figure out what to do first. What if we sell our house and we don’t have one yet? We don’t want to end up without a place to live! A. First, … Continue reading

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Tips for First Time Homebuyers (Part II)

I invited some trusted team members and associates to write guest blogs about their areas of expertise. This week, attorney Brian Brady gives some tips to first time homebuyers in a two part blog. Find out more about Brian here. Read … Continue reading

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Tips For First Time Homebuyers

I invited some trusted team members and associates to write guest blogs about their areas of expertise. This week, attorney Brian Brady gives some tips to first time homebuyers in a two part blog. Find out more about Brian here. … Continue reading

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HELP WANTED: Executive Assistant

I am looking for an Executive Assistant to help me with the start of an exciting, fast-paced project. Can you help me find someone? You are someone who can learn systems and skills quickly. You work at a fast pace, … Continue reading

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Smartphone App

Question: I heard you have a smartphone app. How do I use it? Answer: I do! Here are the steps – 1. Go to the App Store on your phone and search for “KW Realty.” Download the app. 2. Accept … Continue reading

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Active vs. Contingent

Q. I found the perfect house, Yvonne! I really want to go see it today.   A. I’m so sorry, but this house is under contract. I know you found it online or on my app therefore, it looks like … Continue reading

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