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January 2020
Posted by Marcinda DeArriba on January 09, 2020 in No Category
Things to Do in the Lou January 2020 9 fun things to do in St. Louis this month!   Mardi Gras Family Winter Carnival Date: January 11 from 12pm - 4pm Location: Soulard Farmers Market   This is a free, family-friendly event thrown in conjunction with some help from the community and St. Louis’ first responders. There’s something for everyone of all ages, with bounce houses, story time, fire trucks, police vehicles and lots of new furry friends to pet and feed. Local artists and musicians will p... read more
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When is the best season to sell your home?

Posted by Marcinda DeArriba on November 02, 2018 in  Info for Sellers  St. Louis Real Estate
You all may be familiar with the little rumor roaming around St. Louis that the BEST time to sell your home is in the spring market.  The fact of the matter is there are pros and cons to buying and selling in every market.  Let’s talk about a few reasons why NOW (fall/winter) could be the best time for you. Less Competition Just like you may think the spring season is the be-all-end-all of listing your home, so do all of your neighbors!  One advantage you have of selling your home now instead ... read more
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Five Tips to Selling your Home in the FALL Market

Fall is upon us and here are 5 of my best tips to help get your home sold fast this season!
Posted by Marcinda DeArriba on October 24, 2018 in  For Sellers  St. Louis Real Estate
For many of us here in St. Louis, fall is one of our favorite seasons. It can also be an excellent time to sell your home. The crisp air and the beautiful changes in the color of leaves on the trees get buyers out and about, enjoying the outdoors and makes fall a season not to disregard when deciding whether or not to sell. There will be fewer homes on the market in the fall months, which means a well-positioned home can sell fast if you are able to draw in the right buyer.  Here are some of my tips and tricks... read more
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St. Baldrick's Foundation Shave Event

Conquer Kids' Cancer
Posted by Marcinda DeArriba on March 09, 2018 in  Fun in Saint Louis Missorui
This weekend is the annual shave event at Helen Fitzgerald’s Irish Grill & Pub working to fight children’s cancers. Every year participating team members raise money toward cancer research, and then get their head shaved on stage in front of the crowd!  It’s an amazing event, full of love, fun and a great cause! The event is Saturday, March 10 from 11am - 7pm.  All are welcome to attend, no donation necessary to show up and support the shavees. There will be live head shaving ... read more
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Things to Do in the Lou

March 2018 Edition
Posted by Marcinda DeArriba on March 01, 2018 in  Fun in Saint Louis Missorui
Things to do in the Lou March 2018 edition Spring is finally here (almost) and in my opinion, it can’t come soon enough! March 20th marks the first day of the new season, and before that don’t forget to ‘spring forward’ on March 11. Cheers to more daylight!! Here are some fun local activities to tie up the last bit of winter and march straight into the warmer temps!   Marci Orchid Show at the Missouri Botanical Garden: Feb 3 - March 25 Head over to Garden for an opportunity ... read more
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