Selling Tips

March 24, 2022

A 3 Step Downsizing Plan

3 step downsizing plan

When it's time to move to a smaller home, these tips will help you save the memories while minimizing clutter in your new place. Moving into a new house is often bittersweet. You are excited for the change, but sad to leave a home so full of memories. Downsizing ...

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March 20, 2022

Found a Buyer on Your Own? Here’s Why You Still Need an Agent

Found a Buyer on Your Own? Here’s Why You Still Need an Agent

 

Let’s say you’re selling your house. And before you even get a chance to snap listing photos and put it on the market, a buyer comes along. Perhaps the buyer makes you an offer you just can’t refuse. Congratulations, you just cut out many steps of the home-selling process—showings ...

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March 8, 2022

Selling your home and you found the buyer. Here's why you still need an agent.

Selling your home and you found the buyer. Here's why you still need an agent.

Let’s say you’re selling your house. And before you even get a chance to snap listing photos and put it on the market, a buyer comes along. Perhaps the buyer makes you an offer you just can’t refuse. Congratulations, you just cut out many steps of the home-selling process—showings, open ...

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Jan. 27, 2022

10 Fatal Mistakes That Will Kill the Sale of Your Home

10 Fatal Mistakes When Selling Your Home

While it might seem a little dramatic to call a seller's mistakes fatal, especially over something as innocuous as selling your home, selling a home is serious business. Not approaching it as such is a surefire way for your home to remain on the market.

 

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Jan. 20, 2022

Selling Your Home? Don’t Forget These 6 Maintenance Tasks

Selling Your Home? Don’t Forget These 6 Maintenance Tasks

If you’re a homeowner, you already know that keeping your property in tiptop shape requires dedication and patience for ongoing maintenance. But what if you’re putting your home on the market or even accepted an offer? Perhaps you’re thinking: Not my problem anymore. However, just because you’re selling doesn’t mean ...

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Jan. 12, 2022

What Is The Goal Of Staging Your Home?

What Is The Goal Of Staging Your Home?

When the real estate market turns sluggish, you may have to take steps to set your home apart from others. It won't be enough to just put out a for-sale sign and wait for potential buyers. One way that homeowners can sell their homes more speedily is by home ...

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Jan. 5, 2022

Do I Need Neutral Painted Walls To Sell My Home?

Do I Need Neutral Painted Walls To Sell My Home?

"If you want to sell your home, paint your rooms beige." That could be the rallying cry of real estate agents across the country, and for good reason. Presentation and first impressions mean everything when selling a home, and the men and women who make their living selling homes know ...

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Nov. 15, 2021

What to do to your home before listing it

What to do to your home before listing itSo you’re ready to put your home on the market and to you, everything looks great. Unfortunately, much of the wear and tear on your home becomes unnoticeable when it is something you see everyday. While you may not think about the one light switch that doesn’t work or the ...

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Nov. 11, 2021

Best Day of the Week to List Your Home For Sale

 

Best day of the week to list your home

Believe it or not, there is statistically a better day to list your home for sale. That day is Thursday. According to Real Trends, "homes listed on a Thursday typically go pending faster than any other day of the week, all else equal. Those that are put up for ...

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Oct. 2, 2021

Cleaning 101 Before Listing Your Home


Cleaning 101 Before Listing Your Home_Laurel Jonas Blog

 

Before you put your home up for sale, you'll want to ensure it's clean for all of the buyers that will come through. A dirty house isn't appealing, and you won't get a good offer, if you get one at all, if your home isn ...

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