Curb appeal matters; buyers look for signs of disrepair & bad maintenance. If the yard & exterior isn't cared for, the rest of the home likely isn't either!
Keeping a home tidy & clean is hard if pets or kids are there! Some buyers love pets & kids, but some don't. It's ideal to make your home inviting for all.
Because it’s not something people do regularly, there are many myths about selling your home. Here are some common myths - busted!
Trying to determine the best price for your home? There is a lot to getting your house marketed and sold, and price is a very important part.
What most people are looking for when choosing a real estate agent is usually an outcome that can be summed up in 4 words: “best price, least hassle.”
Container plants are an easy way to create that important curb appeal - the "wow" factor as potential buyers pull up outside. Here are some important tips!
A seller of ours tried Zillow’s 'Instant Offer' program, which touts, "skip the hassle, sell to Zillow." Check out Zillow's offer - YIKES!
If you’re thinking about selling your home, you should know that there's no better than now. Here are 3 reasons selling now might be better than waiting.
Spring is one of the best times to sell your home, and typically yields the best prices for sellers. Here's 4 reasons to sell your home in Spring!
We get asked all the time: What is this neighborhood like? How are the schools in the area? But because of the Fair Housing Laws, don’t be surprised if we just can’t say.
Some may not feel a need to utilize senior housing, while many others will. Here are some factors to consider when thinking about senior housing.
When it comes to buying a new home, buyers have a lot to worry about. Price shouldn't be one! Here’s how to easily spot an overpriced home.
Real estate closings can be an intimidating process, but understanding it makes it much easier. Here's what you need to know about real estate closings.
As real estate agents, we sometimes run into scams we feel we should warn our customers, friends and clients about, such as the Foreclosure Rescue scheme.
Trying to determine whether or not you should downsize can be difficult. Here are some things to keep in mind when thinking about downsizing.
Winter landscaping and gardening doesn't mean yard maintenance can just stop. Some tasks are necessary to have a great looking yard for next spring!
This is the fourth in a series of blogs called “Guide to Marketing for Selling a House”. Listing promotion is all about maximizing exposure for your home.
This is the third in a series of blogs called “Guide to Marketing for Selling a House”, and deals with places to advertise your home.
The second in a series of blogs called “Guide to Marketing for Selling a House”. The most common culprit for a home not selling is your home’s list price.
This is the first in a series of blogs called “Guide to Marketing for Selling a House”. With your home as a product, its many things affect its salability.
Buyers may forget your listing even if they loved it when they saw it, making memorability a valuable aspect of real estate marketing. Here's how!
Finding & leveraging your home’s unique feature is key to getting more for it with the 80/20 rule. Don't know your home's unique feature? Let's find it!
You’ve heard of the 80/20 rule, but wondering how it relates to selling a house? More than you might think! Learn to use the 80/20 rule to your advantage.
Why the Walk Through Matters for Buyers and Sellers - a key milestone of your real estate transaction is the final walk through of the property.
The key to selling your home fast and for top dollar is for buyers to LOVE it. Homes that stand out from others get offers OVER asking price sometimes.