Shane Dawson, Realtor®, ABR, ALC, C2EX, CRS, PSA, RENE, RSPS, SRS

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Buying Right

Tips and tactics on how to successfully puchase real estate in our local Durango market. Additional general tips on buying, financing and holding real estate.

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April 9, 2019

Shane Dawson endorsed for Commitment to Excellence by the National Association of Realtors

For Immediate Release 4/9/2019 Shane Dawson, endorsed by National Association of Realtors® Durango, Colorado, (4/9/2019) – Shane Dawson, ABR, ALC, C2EX, CRS, e-Pro, PSA, RENE, RSPS, SRS, a real estate agent with Durango Area Association of Realtors® has earned the Commitment to Excellence endorsement from the National Association of Realtors®. The endorsement goes to Realtors® who have demonstrated knowledge and…
Buying Right
January 8, 2018

How we help you find the perfect property

How can we help you find the perfect property in Durango for your needs? As your Buyer Agent, I stand ready to assist you in your real estate needs from start to finish.  From the moment you contact me, I do an in-depth interview to gain a real understanding of your needs. I do not push you at properties or…
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July 13, 2014

A Foundation for Negotiations in Real Estate

Negotiations in real estate can often times encompass a truly complex mixture of emotions, personalities, temperaments, psychologies, intentions and goals. Some negotiations can be quite simple; with all parties’ expectations being in balance, other times they can prove to be challenging, bottlenecked and even downright nasty. The skill, or perceived art, of positive negotiations requires a commitment to see the…

“There have been few things in my life which have had a more genial effect on my mind than the possession of a piece of land.” -Harriet Martineau

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Buying Right
July 17, 2012

Negotiating Your Best Deal

Negotiations in real estate can often times encompass a complex mixture of emotions, personalities, temperaments, psychologies, intentions and goals. Some negotiations can be quite simple; with each parties expectations being in balance. Other times they can prove to be quite challenging, become bottlenecked and can even turn downright nasty.
Buying Right
March 14, 2012

Elizabeth Webb Earns ABR Designation

"Elizabeth Webb, Broker Associate with Elevation Real Estate Company has recently completed the Accredited Buyers Representative (ABR) designation. The designation focuses the Realtor on representing the Buyer’s needs in a real estate transaction. It is earned by completing 32 hours of class room education, passing the exams, along with completion of 5 Buyer represented transactions.
Buying Right
February 28, 2012

10 Reasons To Hire An Agent Sooner Rather Than Later

With so much information readily available online, clients sometimes ask me, "Why should we hire a real estate agent?" They wonder, and rightfully so, if they couldn't buy or sell a home through the Internet or through regular marketing and advertising channels without representation, without a a real estate agent. Some do OK, many don't. So if you've wondered the…
Buying Right
February 2, 2012

Buying Homeowner’s Insurance

In order to guard yourself from risk and certain liability, it is essential to invest in a homeowner’s insurance policy that will give you appropriate protection. Although such policies are not a requirement by law, any mortgage company will require this as a stipulation to receiving your next home loan.