All Things Real Estate: First Hour - May 17, 2020

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In the first hour of the show, join Rey and his guest co-host---Steve Riemann, President of the Santa Fe Title Company---for the tenth in a series of broadcasts that address the ways that those who work in real estate, other businesses, or community organizations, are pursuing their lives and professions, while dealing with the current coronavirus situation.


Steve Riemann Updates On The Home Buying and Selling Process:

Steve will offer his observations on the show’s ongoing coronavirus theme, including how he and his team members are using unique tools and processes to meet the home buying and selling interests of consumers during these challenging times. Steve will also provide an update on the closing process in the Santa Fe region, as well as the importance of title insurance in all home buying/selling transactions. As a certified instructor of real estate in New Mexico, Steve will also provide some thoughts on why consumers should strive to partner with well-educated real estate professionals. The Santa Fe Title Company is committed to providing the best service possible for home buyers, including top notch closing services and delivering title insurance protection covering invalid liens, false claim of rights, and heirs that have not been identified, to name a few. Steve was the very first guest on the ATRE show in June 2009, and has brought a wealth of information to the program about the real estate process during his 10+ years as a commentator. He continues as a regular commentator on the program in 2020.


Rey’s “Real Estate Recommendation":

Rey’s weekly real estate recommendation will offer information on the ongoing efforts of Sotheby’s International Realty to address the needs of home buyers and sellers, as the coronavirus situation continues. Rey will also share some thoughts on an ongoing element of teamwork, that he and all of his broker colleagues subscribe to. Specifically, that the marketing and administrative staff at the Santa Fe office of Sotheby’s International Realty are offering an even greater level of professional assistance to the company’s brokers and clients, during this exceptionally challenging period of time.

Broker Reflections and Property of the Week:

Rey will review the attributes of 64 Lodge Trail with his Sotheby’s International Realty broker colleague Darlene Streit. Rey will also ask Darlene to reflect on how the coronavirus has impacted her personal life, and real estate work. Regarding Darlene’s property listing---This three-bedroom 2.5 bath contemporary home is located in the gated Bishop's Lodge Hills community, featuring open living spaces, and expansive mountain views. The home offers a dramatic fireplace, which creates a stylish focal point amidst soaring ceilings with light wood beams and high transom windows. There is excellent separation of the master suite from the two guest bedrooms, with the luxurious master suite having a gas fireplace, beautiful wood floors and ceilings, spacious closet, soaking tub, large walk-in shower, and sauna. Spacious and grand, the gourmet kitchen was designed for entertaining with stainless-steel appliances, Sub-Zero refrigerator, island with sink and seating, Caesarstone countertops, a breakfast area plus plenty of storage. A separate large library/media area frames the two guest bedrooms with a Jack and Jill bathroom. Plentiful patios and outdoor entertaining spaces to the East, West, and South allow for quiet intimacy, or welcoming large crowds. Bishops Lodge Hills offers various amenities including two seasonal outdoor pools and hiking trail access into Carson National Forest. The neighboring historic Bishop's Lodge Resort is currently being remodeled to re-open in 2020. Just minutes to the Santa Fe Plaza, the home is in one of Santa Fe's premier residential communities with commanding, top of the world views to the west and northwest.