Selling? How to Make Your House Look Great in Photos

  Selling? How to Make Your House Look Great in Photos Improve your home’s shot at a sale by maximizing light, removing clutter and refreshing plants before the photo shoot   A house hunter’s first view of your property is often online, and if the photos accompanying your home’s listing don’t impress, you probably won’t … Continue reading Selling? How to Make Your House Look Great in Photos

The Ultimate Guide to Funky Home Smells

~ Especially when you are selling your house these are great things to look for and assess so you can list your home in it's best light! ~ The Ultimate Guide to Funky Home Smells By Margaret Heidenry | Mar 30, 2017 Tim Platt/Getty Images There are two definitions of funky: 1) something that’s cool, … Continue reading The Ultimate Guide to Funky Home Smells

Homeowners and Appraisers Go Head-to-Head

  Homeowners and Appraisers Go Head-to-Head Author: Staff Writer in Data, Headlines, News February 14, 2017 0 Quicken Loan National Home Price Perception Index (HPPI) found that the gap between homeowner evaluations and appraiser opinions has expanded for the second month in a row. The HPPI revealed that the appraiser rate is at 1.47 percent below what homeowners … Continue reading Homeowners and Appraisers Go Head-to-Head

U.S. home sales reach strongest pace in nearly a decade

U.S. home sales reach strongest pace in nearly a decade Home for sale Elise Amendola / Associated Press A home for sale in Andover, Mass., in May. A home for sale in Andover, Mass., in May. (Elise Amendola / Associated Press) Associated Press Americans bought homes in October at the fastest pace in nearly decade, … Continue reading U.S. home sales reach strongest pace in nearly a decade

7 things that could turn off homebuyers

7 things that could turn off homebuyers ~ Click above for link for full list ~ <!-- --> C'mon, sellers, don't do this Morsa Images/Getty Images C'mon, sellers, don't do this When it's time to sell your home, you can invest a ton of time, energy and money into getting the place ready for sale. … Continue reading 7 things that could turn off homebuyers

Are open houses worth it?

Are Open Houses Worth It? Between cleaning, getting the sellers out of the house, breaking out the cheese and crackers and uncorking a bottle of wine, open houses are a burden for you and your sellers. But what if you were to find out it’s not always worth the time, talent and effort? For most … Continue reading Are open houses worth it?

Don’t Make These Seller Mistakes

From Trulia.com 4/24/14 Here are five potholes you, literally, can’t afford to stumble into this spring: 1. Demand “Dumbification” It’s bad when a client can’t see beyond their emotional attachment to a home. It’s even worse when sellers ignore the facts about what’s making today’s buyer’s fall in love. ~Don't forget that even though this … Continue reading Don’t Make These Seller Mistakes