For the homeowner, one of the most stressful events of the selling process is the unaccompanied walkthrough – when prospective buyers stroll through your home, smirking over your taste in upholstery and checking your drip pans for sludge. You’ve prepared your home as best you can for the walkthroughs, packing up your stuff, repairing damages, even baking apple pies before the walkthrough to give your kitchen that warm, welcoming smell. But once they’re in your home while you’re still at work, there’s not much you can do to improve their experience and convince them that your property […]
It’s no secret that the housing market has been in an upturn for well over two years. In Florida, March 2014 was the 28th month in a row of a steady rise in housing prices. That’s good news for sellers, but it also means that competition to sell properties is higher than ever. Homeowners trying to sell their homes and properties without turning the process over completely to an agent often find themselves fighting an uphill battle to compete against all the other homes on the market. But there are some common-sense techniques homeowners can use to […]
Let’s say you’re putting your house on the market. You have some idea of what this entails, and are somewhat daunted – after all, this is probably the biggest investment you’ve made to date, and the financial security of you and your family rides on getting a good price for your home. You’re sensible enough to want to hire an agent. But which one? Research alone won’t lead you to finding the “superstar” agent who can take you through the entire process of selling your home, and end up helping you sell your house for every […]
Even in a seller’s market, little things can make a difference. Most of these hints don’t even require a dime. So when in a hurry to sell, try these tips to get your house sold even faster!
No clutter: This one is something really simple you can do and the payoff is big. Remove all the clutter in your house, this will make it bigger instantly. One thing a house owner usually has too much of is furniture, try to move some of it out and it will make each room easier to walk through and more appealing […]