Selling House

What is the MLS?

By | 2019-03-01T15:52:52+00:00 March 1st, 2019|Marketing, Selling House|

  The MLS, or Multiple Listing Service, is a database that all real estate agents have access to. It is a site that consists of homes for sale in that particular area. If you are looking to sell your home, chances are you looking for the best way to market it. The MLS is the real

How to Write a Description for Your Listing

By | 2019-02-22T14:43:13+00:00 February 22nd, 2019|Marketing, Selling House, What is Needed to be Listed|

When marketing your home, you're going to want the description to highlight attractive features and give interested buyers that extra nudge to schedule a showing.  Your home's description is a chance to point out unique elements in your home that might not be obvious anywhere else in the listing.  This is your chance to tell potential home buyers

7 Most Common Mistakes Sellers Make

By | 2019-02-15T15:25:20+00:00 February 15th, 2019|Marketing, Pricing Questions, Selling House, Showings Questions, What is Needed to be Listed|

It’s no secret, sellers are typically stressed about selling their home. Sellers find themselves in this situation repeatedly because they are unaware of what will truly effect a sale. Selling your home can be overwhelming, but it doesn't have to be. Know what issues to avoid by understanding the 7 mistakes sellers often make below.  

What Buyers and Sellers Need to Know about the Final Walk-Through

By | 2019-02-07T15:49:28+00:00 February 7th, 2019|Buyer Questions, General Advice, General Questions, Selling House|

What is a Final Walk-Through? A final walk-through is one of the last steps taken in a real estate transaction. Shortly before closing, the buyers will want to see their future home before signing everything. Typically, the sellers have finished the repairs on the property to the buyer’s standards by this time. A final walk-through

Why You Are Probably Overpaying Your Real Estate Agent

By | 2019-02-01T15:45:13+00:00 February 1st, 2019|Marketing, Selling House|

Congratulations! You’ve sold your home for $300,000! Before you start happy dancing, maybe you should know that $18,000 of your profit transfers to your listing agent’s and the buyer’s agent’s commission. That initial purchase price might have looked pretty good, but you’re actually walking away with significantly less than you thought. You might be familiar

How to Sell Your Home When You Have Pets

By | 2019-01-16T15:38:48+00:00 January 16th, 2019|Selling House, Showings Questions, What is Needed to be Listed|

While your dogs and cats are wonderful companions, they can make things difficult when selling your home. You might be overwhelmed while getting your home ready to show, but selling a home can be just as stressful for your four-legged friend. Check out some ways to minimize your pet’s anxiety and maximize the value of your property

5 Tips when Taking Pictures for your Listing

By | 2019-01-10T14:11:45+00:00 January 10th, 2019|Marketing, Photography, Selling House, What is Needed to be Listed|

First impressions are important, and when buyers are scrolling through different listings online, you want them to like what they see. It's hard to do that when pictures look small, fuzzy, dark, or unnecessary. You don’t need absolute perfection, but your property's images need to be good enough to make a buyer want to come

6 Inexpensive Updates to Make When Selling Your Home

By | 2019-01-02T17:48:03+00:00 January 2nd, 2019|Home Decor, Marketing, Selling House|

Don’t throw away your money when selling your home. So often sellers undertake pointless remodels that offer little to no return. When marketing your home, make small strategic changes to impact how buyers view your property without breaking the bank. Enhance your properties value with these six inexpensive updates below. Add Some Curb Appeal The curb

What to Expect When Selling Your Home

By | 2019-03-06T17:18:09+00:00 December 5th, 2018|Selling House|

Selling your house can be overwhelming. So often sellers are unsure about what to expect when selling or even where to start. The steps below outline the home selling process to help you make the right decisions when listing your home. Here is what potential home sellers should anticipate when selling. Doing Your Research and