Ray Mikus

Condo Associations in Montpelier

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The condominium associations in Montpelier range from very small (as few as two or three units in an association) to relatively large. Remembering, of course, that what passes as a large association in Montpelier might be different than a large condo association in Boston or [...]

2021 Quarter 3 Market Report

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Download Your Copy of the  2021 Q3 Central Vermont Market Report!

Get the facts about the number of home sales, median sale prices, and more for Barre, Montpelier, U32, Waterbury, Northfield, and Williamstown.

See how multi family real estate is performing, and what buyers are doing to get offers accepted in this competitive market. On the lighter side...what exactly is a "smell through"?

Valuable for buyers, sellers, and people who are just interested in following the market. Get your free download here!


How Does a Buyer's Agent Get Paid?

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How Does a Buyer's Agent Get Paid?


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There are two main ways that I get paid for the

professional services and solutions that I provide.


Buyer Broker Fees Paid By Seller: 

First, when you buy a house, I get a commission. The commission is usually a percentage of the sale price, and I get that at the closing at the [...]

Green Light Core Value #2

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Core Values: #2


At GLRE we have a set of core values that keep us focused on why we’re Realtors, how we treat our customers, and what the community means to us.



When I first started as an agent, in 2009, I asked a colleague, friend, and veteran Realtor (Charlie Clark) what did he like best about being a Realtor. Without missing a [...]

FAQ: Are you on Zillow?

FAQ: Are you on Zillow?

One question that sellers ask us from time to time is “Are you on Zillow?”


The short answer is yes.


Zillow, Realtor.com, Trulia, Homesnap, and countless other real estate sites get their information directly from the Multiple Listing Service (MLS). 


Green Light Real Estate participates in the MLS. If you really [...]

March Market Report

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So, How’s the Market?

March 2020

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We’ve just about made it through another winter, and into another mud season. Congratulations to us all--hearty, brave, unflinching Vermonters!


By the Numbers--Snapshot



We’re still seeing a strong market in Central Vermont, that’s kind of old news.

So, with this month’s real estate report, we’re going to look at how these numbers have changed over [...]

February Market Report

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So, How's the Market?

February 2020

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The spring market is actually starting to begin! Typically we see an increase in buyer and seller activity beginning in February as a runway to the busier spring and summer [...]