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Best Summer Outdoor Activities in Utah

By Lana Ames | Jun 8, 2020

One of the best things about Utah is the exceptional access to outdoor recreation. Many of us have hiking and biking trails right outside our doors (or within a 30 minute drive of our house).  Here are a few of our favorite activities that you can do solo or bring along some family and friends! […]

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Summer Home Maintenance: A Guide

By Lana Ames | May 4, 2020

We know it can be difficult to know when to do all of those home maintenance tasks. With summer at our heels her in Utah, here is a guide to the top home maintenance tasks to complete in summer. Inspect Air Conditioners – You know how hot it can get here in Utah. Perks of […]

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The Gardner Report – Utah – 2020 First Quarter

By Lana Ames | May 1, 2020

The following analysis of select counties of the Utah real estate market is provided by Windermere Real Estate Chief Economist Matthew Gardner. We hope that this information may assist you with making better-informed real estate decisions. For further information about the housing market in your area, please don’t hesitate to contact me.   A MESSAGE […]

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Salt Lake Local Restaurants to Support

By Lana Ames | Apr 8, 2020

In these uncertain times, it is increasingly important to support small business owners. Plus, everyone still has those days when they have no desire to cook. It doesn’t matter whether there is a Stay-At-Home order or not.  Luckily many of our favorite restaurants are remaining open for carry-out or delivery service. As a reminder, ordering […]

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5 Small Things You Can Do to Improve Your Home Office

By Lana Ames | Apr 8, 2020

Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic, many of us now find ourselves working from home. While it’s hard to complain about the commute, working from home can be an adjustment. For example, you may find yourself doing tasks around the house and suddenly you’ve missed several important emails. If you feel like you need some help being […]

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How will the Coronavirus impact the Housing Market? Update March 16, 2020

By Lana Ames | Mar 20, 2020

Windermere Chief Economist, Matthew Gardner, has been following the situation closely, watch this video for his thoughts on how COVID-19 will impact the national housing market and economy.   At Windermere Utah, we are proud to keep you up-to-date on the latest news, events, and listings. Be sure to keep checking back in here at […]

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Women’s History Month 2020

By Lana Ames | Mar 20, 2020

For 33 years, we have had the privilege of celebrating history’s powerhouse female figures, as a nation, every March. That’s because Congress passed Public Law 100-9 in 1987, not only  designating March as “Women’s History Month,” but also solidifying a fact that we have known for a very long time: women’s accomplishments change the world for […]

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5 of the Best Coffee Shops in SLC

By Lana Ames | Mar 20, 2020

One may judge a city by its coffee shops. We’re not talking about the Starbucks and Dunkin’s of the world. We’re focusing on the smaller chains and local treasures that reside there. Finding a good coffee shop is like finding the perfect home. Once you find it, you know it’s the one for you. Here […]

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Five Essential Elements of a Home Office

By Lana Ames | Mar 4, 2020

Working from home is an aspiration for many of us, but to do so effectively takes effort. A disorganized space at home can be just as troublesome as a hectic office. The most disciplined telecommuters will tell you that you need a structured routine and organization in order to be successful. Having a designated workspace […]

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