Portfolio Insights, August 2019 – Special Labor Day Edition

You’ll note this Portfolio Insights is coming to your inbox a bit sooner than the last, but I didn’t want to miss the opportunity to share with you some insights in the lake market as the last summer holiday weekend approaches.

In the heat of the summer, many people spend time at their lake homes or as guests at friend’s and family’s lake retreats. I’m sure it’s no surprise that the sale…

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Portfolio Insights, August 2019 – Time Kills a Listing

August 16, 2019

“Your first offer is your best offer.”  Have you heard this real estate principal before?

In my experience of being involved in 1500+ sales over the past nine years in addition to my own personal sales, I would say this is true about 85% of the time.  Why is that? Because TIME KILLS A LISTING. 

This is the principal that has dictated my approach to listing and selling…

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Portfolio Insights, July 2019 – Market Report

Happy Hot July!

For those of you getting this for the first time, Portfolio Insights is a bi-weekly letter I send out to my data base of about 3,000 past clients, business partners, friends and acquaintances with insights I have gained over the past 10 years from my portfolio of 1500+ past listing and buyer sales totaling over $500 million in sales volume in NE Indiana.  I also…

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Portfolio Insights, June 2019 – Acquired, Not Retired

You may have noticed that it’s been quite a while since my last newsletter. It was so nice to hear from some of you that you missed our Friday real estate editorial piece.  If you are just receiving this Portfolio Insights for the first time, this is an opinion piece I do based on my current and past portfolio of listings and sales where I discuss things I have learned from these cases so…

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The Lynn Reecer Team Adds Two Agents

Fort Wayne, Ind. (May 2, 2019) — The Lynn Reecer Team announced today that Mark Swift, REALTOR®/Broker, has joined our Fort Wayne office, and Jim Layne, REALTOR®/Broker, has joined our Kosciusko County office, making them the two newest additions to the northeast Indiana Encore Sotheby’s International Realty team.

Mark Swift is a REALTOR®/Broker with The Lynn Reecer Team. Mark has…

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The Lynn Reecer Team is proud to continue serving Northeast Indiana

After eight years of serving Northeast Indiana with her white glove, luxury real estate company, Lynn Reecer is celebrating the sale of Reecer Properties to Encore Sotheby’s International Realty, located in Indianapolis.


After studying the NE Indiana Market, Mark Zukerman, founder of Encore Sotheby’s, felt that the Reecer Properties brand best exemplified the foundation he wanted in…

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A Message from Lynn Reecer

As you may have heard, I have decided to sell Reecer Properties to Encore Sotheby's International Realty as of January 1, 2019. The following are some questions I was recently asked by the Journal Gazette, so I thought I would share them with all of you in this first Portfolio Insights of the new year. Please do not hesitate to call me to chat about this exciting new venture, I love…

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Reecer Properties Acquired by Encore Sotheby’s International Realty

Encore Sotheby’s International Realty Brand Expands Presence to Northeast Indiana

Carmel, Ind. (January 17, 2019) – Encore Sotheby’s International Realty today announced that it has acquired Northeast Indiana firm Reecer Properties, Inc., which will now operate as Encore Sotheby's International Realty.

The acquisition expands the firm’s presence in the Fort Wayne and northeast Indiana…

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Lynn Reecer interviewed by Fort Wayne Journal Gazette regarding over-sized garages

Vehicles outgrow garages

Homeowners seeking space for popular SUVs, trucks

LISA GREEN | The Journal Gazette

Buyers are still enjoying pickup trucks with ample cab seating and driving roomy, wide-bodied SUVs, but they may find challenges when it comes to parking at their own homes.

Three-car garages have been popular for several years, but some buyers are also looking for length in…

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