The inside of your home is gorgeous and newly remodelled with the requisite hardwood floors, granite countertops, new light fixtures, up-to-date bathrooms and a completely remodelled basement. Other older and not even as nice area homes are quickly selling for $400,000 or more, but you can’t even get an offer near your $375,000 asking price. Your Realtor (we don’t advise selling your house on your own) even put a “must see inside” tag on your for-sale sign, but nothing is happening. Continue reading
The road to selling your home can take some time, especially if you have a lot of work to do. Home renovations, such as painting, remodeling, landscaping, and adding new fixtures, can increase property value in no time. However, when you are looking to do renovations to sell a home, you do not want to spend too much money or time to get it done. Knowing where to start is the hardest hurdle to jump at this time. Continue reading
Most of us join social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook and Instagram to keep in touch with the friends and loved ones. Social media was initially used for posting photos, videos and text posts showing what one was up to. However, social media platforms have grown so much over the years and are now used for promoting businesses and brands. Today, people take advantage of these platforms to sell their homes. Real estate agents have ideally taken advantage of social media by creating profiles that show their listings, thus potentially reaching more clients.
If you are planning to sell your home through social media, you may want to keep a few tips in mind: Continue reading
Purchasing a family home is a big step for anyone, so it’s no wonder buyers tend to be a little picky. While there are certain features that were always desired in a house, some new demands showed up with the development of new technologies and new generations of buyers. If you’re trying to sell your house, you should know a few tricks that will make it more desirable so here’s what buyers are currently looking for.
Separate laundry room
If you don’t have it, make sure you install it before you put your house on the market because that might be the thing that will sell your house. As a matter of fact, it’s on the very top of the list of most wanted home features for buyers of all ages. If you’re lacking space, place it in a basement or in some room outside the house. Continue reading
There is a debate about whether open houses really help sell a house when potential buyers can simply look at pictures and videos of homes online. But many agents believe that open houses are, in fact, successful. Not only do they provide a convenient way to see the house without having to make an appointment as well as view the house in person after having looked at photos, but they can also lead to future business from potential homebuyers who visit.
Here are three tips for hosting a successful open house: Continue reading
If you’ve received an excellent offer for your home and you’re under contract then the last thing that you want is for a home inspection to derail the sale or cost you money.
Here are five tips to help make sure the home inspection process goes smoothly and that you are able to sell your home without making repairs or offering a buyer’s credit for the buyer to make the repairs after the sale is final. Continue reading