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Find out all the reasons why you should buy property in the Salem, Missouri region.

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Photo staging is a critical step in selling property. Here are some do's and don'ts to help you make the most of your listing.

Preparing your home for sale helps it spend less time on the market and offers higher profits.

Flipping houses is both profitable and fun if done the right way. Here are a few tips to help make you make the most money.

Relocating can be stressful. Here's how you can make it a smooth transition for everyone.

Jayson Shobe in Lewistown, Mont., was inducted into the Montana Auctioneers Association in January 2022.

The current pandemic has forced sellers and real estate agents alike to find new ways to give tours and advertise listings.

Whether you're looking at farmland for sale or selling your agricultural property, an auction may offer you more flexibility and control.

If you’re thinking of making the move to a new state, here are some things you’ll need to look into.

While the early days of a startup venture can be hectic, make sure you’re taking good care of yourself, your health, and your family’s well-being.

There was a recent partnership between United County Colorado Ranch Brokers and Foothills Premier Properties that shows the UCRE family culture.

While auctions have historically been live, or in person, online auctions have gained momentum in recent years as technology enhanced.

If you're thinking of selling via auction, or buying at auction, here are some important terms you should know.

Get answers to important questions about investing in real estate for the first time.

We know that staring at a bunch of boxes is no fun, which is why we recommend these tips that will make you feel less overwhelmed.

In a year of record low inventory, these agents excelled at listing properties for sale in 2020.

These talented real estate agents saw an average of 30 percent growth from 2019.

To be more at ease and have a positive experience, it’s important for you to know and understand some of the most commonly used real estate terms.

As more people leave big cities for a life in the country, the demand for land continues to grow.

An experienced real estate owned or foreclosure agent can make a huge difference in the process and in your costs.

United Country Real Estate is excited to announce the top 100 performing offices of 2020! These offices all grew an average of over 30 percent.

For buyers, the biggest perk is being able to buy a home at, sometimes, an incredible deal.

. Without proper care and preparations, the snow, ice and wind can cause irreversible damage to our homes.

If you’re one of those thinking of buying or selling a home in the country, we’ve asked some of our experts to provide some insight on best practices

Browse the nation’s first-ever real estate catalog to showcase dream country properties...

There are a number of ways to finance your dream home for retirement, and these are the most practical.

With that simple country wisdom that comes from years of dependence on the rhythms of Mother Nature old farmers used to say “buy farm in August.”

With the real estate market currently being a sellers’ market, many buyers are finding themselves in stiff competition with other homeowner hopefuls.

In a seller’s market, homes sell faster and for a higher price, leaving buyers in stiff competition with each other to “win” the home.

Owning a coastal property is a dream come true for many people, offering striking views, a more relaxed way of life, fresh air, open space, and...

Current mortgage rates have never been lower and that bodes extremely well for consumers and the real estate market.

Whatever the reason, when it comes time to sell your home there are a number of things you need to take into account if you are to accomplish a sale..

Whether you're an experienced business owner or an aspiring entrepreneur, investing in commercial real estate is a great way to build personal wealth.

Initial reports inside the auction industry may indicate a noticeable increase in bidder registrations and active participation.

Stimulus money can be put to good use if you’re one of those looking to buy your next property.

Despite a slow start this year due to rocky weather conditions hitting many states, the market for the remainder of 2019 looks clear.

With the call for “social distancing,” living in the country provides multiple benefits.

If you’re choosing to take the cautious route and stay home like most, there are many things you can do to stay productive.

With home prices high and interest rates low, now is the prime time for sellers to maximize the amount of money they receive for a home or property.

A new roof can make a big difference if you’re trying to sell your home and enhance the value of your property.

UC Ranch Properties is an enhanced platform for premier ranches. The brokers and agents involved all meet specific and demanding qualifications.

Here is a short guide to help you navigate what you’ll need to do financially in order to purchase your next property.

If the auction method is for you, here are 10 terms we think you should know...

There are plenty of ways to lower your utility costs that won’t cost a lot upfront. Learn what you can do now to help save money in the long run.

Imagine waking up every day breathing in fresh air, surrounded by nature and breathtaking scenery. Here are some reasons why you should invest...

The largest lifestyle and country property real estate franchise network, grew their network double digits so far in 2019.

Does your auctioneer auctioneer have the knowledge and experience needed to sell a specific type of property at auction?

If you’re thinking of making a career change for a more flexible schedule, the ability to be your own boss and limitless income, consider real estate.

Familiarize yourself with some common real estate terms to help the buying and selling process process go smoothly.

While there are obvious perks to using an agent like paperwork, negotiating and research, there are many reasons you may have not considered...

The cry of the auctioneer (or “the chant”) has always had a special allure to auction bidders, as they watch items sell at a rapid pace...

Finding the right buyer that is looking to live the country lifestyle depends on location, timing, and price point.

Selling a home is as much an art form as it is a science. Staged homes spend less time on the market than a house that's not in show condition.

Even if you never had plans of building a country home or residence, you should take advantage of your land and put it to good use.

Last year was a great year in real estate. Mortgage rates remained low, home prices soared and people were buying – giving sellers the upper hand.

If you’re thinking about buying real estate this spring, it’s a great time to start planning now...

Auctions create urgency, excitement and competition to all involved, making it easier to maximize results.

Even though we are heading into the winter, don’t let that stop you from looking for your dream property...

An auctioneer’s role is a lot deeper than just bid calling. If you’re thinking of buying or selling property via auction, it’s important to know...

Did you know you can increase your home’s value without breaking the bank? Actually, low-cost improvement projects actually produce a larger return...

One of the perks of living tiny is it allows you to move out of overcrowded, noisy cities. You can buy or rent a small piece of land in the country...

Although there are many reasons for purchasing a ranch or ranch land, let’s discuss the investment opportunities...

United Country Real Estate’s Auction Services (UCAS) recently launched their own podcast in an effort to educate and inform...

People want to know the motivation for someone selling a real estate investment. In our experience, there are three reasons people sell...

There’s no better way to liven up your home and make it feel more warm and cozy than to spice up your décor...

The auction method of marketing and selling real estate is the world’s oldest and most misconceived method.

It’s time to start sprucing up your exterior some much-needed spring cleaning. A clean home (and landscape) will be more inviting to buyers...

Throughout the years, land has been increasing in value and becoming a rare opportunity. It’s also extremely flexible in how it can be used...

It’s an age-old question, should I buy a home or should I rent? There’s really not a 100 percent correct answer...

We’ve just scratched the surface of 2018 so it’s time we look ahead to see how the real estate market will fare this year...

Selling a property during the winter months can be profitable and result in a faster than average sell time when buyers tend to have more urgency.

If you’re looking to sell quickly and for fair market value, an auction could be the best method. Before you look for an auctioneer, remember...

Investing in property with marketable timber can be a wise investment when time is taken to truly understand how timber appreciates...

Broker/Owner of UCRE | Ray Land Company Dustin Ray credits his experience, knowledge and working relationships for enabling him to help close the sale

Shawn Terrel, a 25-year veteran of the auction industry has been promoted to lead the United Country | Auction Services Division as President...

As the leader in all types of lifestyle properties since 1925, United Country Real Estate has always been at the forefront of innovative marketing...

While dogs and cats can be wonderful companions, they can cause a few issues when you’re ready to sell your home.

Today’s solar eclipse will mark the first time in 38 years a total eclipse of the Sun has been visible from the mainland United States...

We talked to United Country Auction Services Executive Vice-President, Shawn Terrel, to find out all of the ends and outs of online auctions...

Before making a decision to invest and/or own your own property or even to sell, it’s important to evaluate how the real estate market is performing..

How many times have you sat in a tree stand or blind on public or leased land and realized that you would hunt completely different if it was yours?

If an appliance goes out in your home, most likely it’s going to be a costly repair that can really take a toll on your pocketbook.

Many of the most effective projects take less than a few hours but represent thousands of watts in energy offsets.

No matter how good an agent is at selling real estate, it’s important to find someone who can effectively market your home as well.

There are many rewards to living the country life. However, it’s a lot different than the hustle and bustle of the city.

While most of us automatically consider listing our home or property via the traditional method, there is another option out there...

We’ve provided some tips on how to make your house attractive to buyers while not draining your pocketbook in the process.

The entryway is the first thing visitors see when they visit your home, but does it accurately reflect your sense of style?

Buyers flocked to the residential real estate market, sellers received top dollar for their homes and homes sold at a faster rate.

Social media influence and the mainstreaming of inexpensive wines are keeping the wine industry well positioned and consumers happy...

The concept is simple. A large piece of property is broken up into smaller and more affordable pieces...

With a few simple, low-cost tweaks, you can walk away from the sale with even more money in your pocket in a shorter amount of time.

Urban homesteaders are inspired by urban agriculture and driven to a sustainable lifestyle...

When selling or buying real estate, sellers and buyers are often only interested in the specific type of real estate they own or want to buy...

One of the most important steps in the process of selling your home is having your home inspected.

Whether you want to hunt deer, turkey, duck or other wildlife, your land means nothing it if isn’t cared for and properly managed.

In a time where many of us are living paycheck to paycheck, Americans are downsizing their living space in an unorthodox way in an effort to save...

Before you put your home on the market, there are things you can do to make sure you get the most out of your home’s value.