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HEAD, HEART, & HOME

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The Austin Short Group

Austin started The Austin Short Group because he saw the value in bringing together the collective talent of each team member to create a community where clients receive a better real estate experience. Often times real estate can involve so many variables and factors that some real estate agents don’t want to accept the full challenge. They would rather be a piece of the home buying puzzle rather than a true guide for the entire process. Our teams motto of Connecting Head, Heart, and Home speaks to a higher level of service. We are committed to you. We provide service that says ‘We are here for you every step of your real estate journey!’

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Amazing Success Stories

“As a first time home buyer my wife and I were so glad to work with Paige. She made sure we didn’t feel like a burden and led us through the home buying process with kindness and confidence. Paige was quick to answer questions, calm our nerves, and work with…”

“Our experience purchasing a home with Paige Jenson was great! As first-time home buyers, we knew very little about the process of buying a home and Paige was extremely helpful guiding us along the way. In the midst of a wild housing market and strict COVID…”

“The experience we had with Austin was truly amazing. He helped us sell our home and buy our new home. Austin was very responsive and helpful in the process. We had to act quickly in the current environment and were able to secure our new home at a great price.…”

“I have bought 2 houses and sold 1 with Austin. He priced our offers and sale perfectly, we got exactly what we wanted all 3 times. He is an OUTSTANDING realtor who is not only knowledgeable and kind, but incredibly available. He has a great team and they…”

“Austin was amazing to work with! He is tremendous at what he does and puts your family first to ensure you are able to get the home that you love. He will never pressure you and will remain calm through the entire transaction. Austin is amazing at what he does…”

“We were extremely lucky to have Austin Short by our side while we moved from Wichita to KC this year. He was very knowledgeable about the market and helped us land a perfect house for us in Johnson County. If you are looking for a realtor, Austin is the guy…”

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austinshortgroup Celebrating 15 years of marriage with @jancisshort on California’s central coast has been one of the great adventures we’ve shared. But none greater than sharing life with her. #carmel #carmelbythesea #bigsur #pebblebeach
granijanismith Beautiful. Great pictures!!!
nikkiyogiklein Beautiful ❤️
danielsimanovsky Congrats guys 🎉🎉🎉
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austinshortgroup Hard to boil down something as big and important as buying a home into 5 steps, but here are 5 keys to getting the keys 🔑 to your home 🏠 ! 1. Work with an agent who is working as a full time realtor and is someone you trust! This professional will be your guide to understanding and executing the process. They are your advocate, negotiator, and your most important ally in this process!! 2. Get with a lender who is preferably local. Your realtor can be an excellent resource to helping you partner with the lender who will be able to not only get you an excellent interest rate but can also perform on the loan. Don’t be scared to ask to meet with the individual to have he or she explain their services and products. 3. Now the fun part! Right?! The Search!! Let’s go see some homes, and find the one that fits your needs the best. This can be tough in a competitive market with fewer homes to chose from. I focus on the big 5 elements of a home to make a sound investment. Not sure what those 5 things are? Well let’s talk! 4. Inspection and Appraisal. These can be waived as negotiating terms in certain situations but they can’t be ignored. Inspecting your largest investment and negotiating repairs, along with clearing a third party appraisal, are huge parts of buying a home! And are some of the key negotiating windows during your purchase. 5. Closing and Possession! Same thing right?! Nope! When you close you don’t necessarily get the HGTV moment where the agent hands you the keys across the table after you sign, and you get to move in right away. Often possession is subject to how the contract is written. This too can be a negotiating term to help you stand out. You might sign and then give the seller a few days to move out in order to be a more appealing buyer. And often buyers get possession of their home after it funds. Which means the buyer gets possession after both parties sign and the seller gets their money 💰! So does this cover every step that comes up during home buying experience? Certainly not, and that is why that first key is so vital. Let’s get you home in 2022!
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austinshortgroup So this isn’t even a finished product. We still have a white oak floating mantle to install but scroll through the pics to see the process of the different stages of making this fireplace wall come to life. The transformation is fun to take in. #beforeandafter #fireplace
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austinshortgroup Charlie broke out the velvet suit🕺🏼 for Home Alone with the KC Symphony! 🎻🎟
granijanismith Way cool!!!
ashleykendrickrealestate Suit envy over here
kyleblake5 Haha so baller!!! 👏
falterjoe Swaggy Shorts!
stacikc Love it 🔥
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austinshortgroup Happy for my buyers. This will be a multi-generational home for them. Very special process to find something that meets everyone’s needs. And just in time for Christmas. #headhearthome #theaustinshortgroup

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