Your Story, Our Mission
Please keep in mind that buying your new home may depend on selling your current home. We will be happy to evaluate and market your home for you. If you live outside my area, we can refer you to one of our many associates around the country. If you need anything at all, please contact us directly.
What are others saying?
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How much is your home worth?
We’d be happy to provide you an estimate of the value of your home. Email us for details!
Real Estate Survival Guide: Buyer’s Checklist
Figure out how much house you can afford.
- Calculate your monthly income and debt.
- Check your credit report and FICO score.
- Figure out your down payment.
Get pre-approved for a mortgage.
- Choose a type of mortgage.
- Speak to a mortgage lender.
- Shop for the best interest rates and programs.
Determine what you want and need in a home.
- Choose a location (downtown, urban, suburban, rural).
- Choose a type (single family, townhouse, condo, loft).
- Choose a price range.
- Choose a size.
- Choose an architectural style.
Research your target neighborhoods.
- Call your real estate agent for details.
Searching for a home?
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Broker/ Realtor/Team Leader
Tonya McCarthy promotes integrity, energy, and determination in every detail of her real estate transaction. Tonya grew up in the Dallas, Texas area where she started her sales career in the banking industry. After moving on to work in a title and escrow business, she quickly realized her passion to help others find their dream homes.
In just 2 years, Tonya has established a successful career in real estate. Accomplishing no less than a five star rating from her clients, she has worked diligently in every aspect of the industry representing sellers and buyers in the residential market.
Tonya has an amazing family life as the mother of two wonderful boys, Drew and Collin, and the wife to a very supportive husband, Adam.
Tonya has established resources and partnerships in place to help her business run and operate successfully. She understands what it is like to stand in her client’s shoes. After relocating 2 times, Tonya has sensitivity towards her client’s journey.
If you are looking for personable service, honesty and drive, give Tonya a call today!
Lauren Merkel is passionate about the real estate industry. Her dedication, knowledge and patience is what makes her clients feel calm and in good hands throughout the real estate transaction. She has successfully represented both sellers and buyers. Lauren believes her job is to make the process easy for her clients and she will ensure they are taken care of. Lauren joined The McCarthy Group because they share the same compassion for clients and philosophies within real estate.
Lauren grew up in a small town in Illinois about an hour west of Chicago. She moved to Avon, Indiana in 2015 to live with her fiancé, Matt. She is part of the social committee for her neighborhood and has enjoyed putting together fun events for her neighbors.
Lauren is excited to work with The McCarthy Group and hopes to exponentially grow her career in real estate. Give Lauren a call today!
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Partners and Resources for You
America’s Preferred Home Warranty, Inc.
A home warranty can protect you in case of a major failure within your home; such as with kitchen appliances, plumbing, furnace, air conditioning, septic, roof, water heater, trash compactor, water well pump, attic and exhaust fans, electrical systems and more. Regular maintenance is essential for keeping a house functioning, but occasionally a malfunction can occur that requires repairs or replacement to restore the situation.