Smithing Group Among “America’s Best”

Local RE/MAX Agents Named Among “America’s Best”

Smithing Group Earned Ranking for 2015 Home Sales

Smithing GroupLayton, Utah – The Smithing Group with RE/MAX Metro is among the 2,691 RE/MAX agents and teams featured in the 2016 REAL Trends “America’s Best Real Estate Agents” survey. The agents and teams included in the survey represent less than 1 percent of all real estate professionals in the United States. The Smithing Group has more than 20 years of experience in the Utah Real Estate market.

“We’re dedicated to always putting our clients’ needs first.” said Smithing. “Being recognized alongside so many hard working and dedicated real estate professionals is an accomplishment, and we’re honored to be named among ‘America’s Best’.”

“America’s Best” is the industry’s largest ranking of agents based on homes sold in 2015. The survey is open to individual agents who closed at least 50 transaction sides or $20 million in sales volume and teams who had at least 75 sides or $30 million in volume. The fourth annual ranking groups agents by state and metro area. Both individual agents and teams are recognized for their number of transaction sides and/or sales volume.

RE/MAX agents accounted for 22 percent of the more than 12,000 participating agents who qualified for the survey. This year, RE/MAX had more agents named in the survey than any other brand.

Don’t Miss Out This September



September is here and with the fall months comes lots of great concerts for everyone in Layton. This month don’t miss out of seeing American Idol runner-up and Utah native, David Archuleta perform, enjoy a night with A.J. Croce, or catch the latest indie films at the Gangrene Film Festival.

A.J. Croce will be performing on Saturday, September 12 at 8 pm. He has opened for artists such as: Carlos Santana, Rod Stewart, Dave Matthews, Ray Charles, and Aretha Franklin.

David Archuleta, American Idol runner-up and Utah favorite, will be performing on Saturday, September 19 at 8 pm. Tickets are going so you will want to act quickly.

Park City Autumn Aloft, a chance to see Park City from above! A popular Hot Air balloon festival you and your family will love. September 19-20th.

Fit To Sell ~ Pre-Packing

There is so much that goes into selling a house that you can go crazy preparing the house, keeping it clean, waiting for someone to make an offer, and dealing with the closing.

Some tips to help with some of the stress associated with the whole process, remember to keep your home neat and organized. When buyers are touring your home, storage is one the top items on their list, and it is important to show your house has the storage space they are looking for.

It is also good to remember to avoid powerful smelling cleaning products as this can turn people off and give them the wrong impression that you are trying to hide something.

Does your home feel spacious? What can you do to make it more welcoming? Put yourself in their shoes when creating the feel of your home. When a buyer is seriously considering to purchase home, you want to make sure your home is at its cleanest and is move in ready. Any little thing you can do to make your house more presentable is one step closer to getting it sold.

For a complete list and tips for getting your home sell-able check out the RE/MAX website.