Selling Homes in the Summer

This Spring’s housing market experienced an early spike in buyers that had sellers and Realtors scrambling to meet demand. From July 1, 2015 to July 1, 2016 the average price of single family homes sold has seen an increase of 5.9%, a clear indication of value and supply meeting demand. Read More

Always list on Thursday, never Sunday, and other lessons from Redfin’s data dive

A recent analysis by the Seattle based brokerage ‘Redfin’, studied 12 million home sales since 2010 and discovered many interesting trends.  Among them, listing on a specific day of the week can possibly yield a better sale price!  Click out this article from, “Real Estate Broker’s Insider.” Listing a home Read More

Why the Kahler Team?

Spring is here, and March Madness is upon us.  Ask any realtor in Rapid City, and they will confirm that March Madness is in full swing in the real estate market, as well as on the basketball court.  The correlation between the two confirms why I decided to join this powerful Read More

Spring Cleaning is Right Around the Corner

It’s February.  The New Year is well underway and we are already looking forward to Valentine’s Day.  A few weeks later, my birthday (shameless plug), and then the official first day of SPRING!  Spring Cleaning . . .  Out with the old and dusty in with the new and fresh.  Carry that a Read More

Fall Exterior Home Improvements

Fall is the perfect time for exterior home improvements. This is especially true if you are planning on putting your home on the market this Fall, or in the Spring. Fall allows you to get a jump start on the necessary preparations that will give potential buyers a great first impression! Trim your Read More

Trending Housing Markets

Over the past 39 years as an agent in the Rapid City real estate market, one of the questions I have been repeatedly asked is, “How is the current market?” Most agents will address trending housing markets with terms such as: good, bad, hot, or cold. Years ago, it occurred Read More

Rapid City Real Estate Market Snapshot, June 2015

The Rapid City real estate market witnessed a 8.9% increase in sales compared to this same time last year. We continue to see a Seller’s market with low inventory and a lot of Buyer’s searching for home. Contact the Kahler Team for all your real estate needs in Rapid City, Read More

Why Home Staging? Buyers Want a Home That is Move-in Ready, Not One to Get Ready

Buyers want a home that is move-in ready, not one they have to get ready to move into. Effective home staging is key. The market has always been competitive, but with all the inventory currently available, buyers today can be even more picky and choosy. As a seller, you must be ready Read More

is Home Staging Important? First Impressions Attract the Buyers

A good first impression is the one that lasts! 93% of buyers today use the internet to view properties, and create a “must see” list, prior to physically viewing perspective homes. That means, to make it on their “must see” list, the photos used to display your home online must Read More