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With seven years of certified property appraisal experience behind her, in 2009 Nicole decided to apply her insider knowledge of the industry to the more personal side of real estate: helping people buy and sell homes. Knowing what a home is worth and understanding the appraisal and lending process from both sides gives Nicole and her clients a unique advantage when navigating the sale or purchase of a property.

What Makes Nicole Different

  • -Real Estate Broker License
  • -Certified Negotiation Expert (CNE)
  • -Accredited Luxury Home Specialist (ALHS)
  • -Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI)
  • -Seller Representative Specialist (SRS)
  • -Appraiser Background

Nicole’s entire focus is on your complete satisfaction and creating clients and friends for life. The promise to you is open and consistent communication, integrity, a good attitude, humor and a commitment to excellence. 

Nicole earned a degree in Business Management from the University of Texas and played on the varsity golf team. She enjoys being on the move…playing golf, Gaelic football, kickball, volleyball, and hitting the beach whenever possible. She adores animals (two dogs, chickens and bunnies), speaks Spanish, loves to cook, to travel and to experience new cultures. 

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Navigating Septic Systems During the Selling Process

Navigating Septic Systems During the Selling Process

How to navigate the buying and selling process when a home has an on-site sewer system or septic. When buying: 1. Have it inspected BEFORE you buy and DURING the option period 2. Have your agent write into the contract that the owner pays to pump the septic and buyer pays for the inspection 3. Upon ownership, hire an ongoing maintenance company. Keep records during ownership. When selling: 1. Keep records and present to potential buyers 2. Know when you pumped it last, what type of maintenance system is in place and provide to potential buyers 3. Know approximate price to pump the tank before you accept any contract. Contact me for further help! Nicole Cooper with NBC Realty