Posts Tagged ‘Selling a Home’

  If your home is for sale, staging it is a very important part of the selling process, as it will appeal to more potential buyers this way. This goes beyond completely cleaning it and make sure it’s free of any dirt, grime, or odor. Before you host your first open house or show your […]

   You may have already heard about short sales, and how some homeowners resort to listing their homes as a short sale as a way to avoid foreclosure. But there are also different types of short sales that you may want to familiarize yourself with, which can be helpful to learn about, whether you’re thinking […]

Although you should carefully consider the disadvantages of selling your home without a real estate agent, the following are some of the benefits to think about: Complete focus A real estate agent will usually be dealing with many listings at any given time, and your home is just another property on the list. If they […]

If you’re about to put your home on the market, you might not think twice about enlisting the help of a real estate agent. After all, they’re professionals in the field, they do most of the work for you, and they take care of the process from start to finish. While working with a real […]

Here are some ways you can get the best possible sale price for your home:  Weigh commission options Real estate agents will traditionally charge a 5 or 6 percent commission on the home’s final sale price, which is then split between the buyer’s agent and the selling agent, though many listing agents frequently divide their […]

  With the housing market starting to slowly change, more and more homeowners are beginning to sell their home for a profit. However, it’s generally still a buyer’s market, and there’s a lot of competition out there. With a lot of homes for sale, yet not nearly as many purchasers, it will take some strategic […]

  If your home is on the market, hosting an open house can be a great way to generate a buzz and create an interest in your home. It’s always a good idea to host at least one open house event, which can allow prospective buyers to check out your property in a more casual […]

If you’re thinking about putting your home on the market, or if you’ve been trying to sell it for a long time with no luck, the following tips may help sell your home: Offer incentives Offering an enticing bonus, such as paying for a portion (or all) of the buyer’s closing costs, can be a […]

The real estate market is fairly competitive these days, and selling a home can be tough, especially with mortgage regulations being stricter than they used to be, which has resulted in fewer buyers and more renters. If you’re thinking about putting your home on the market, or if you’ve been trying to sell it for […]

To flip a home means to buy it for a low price and then sell it for a higher price. When house flipping is done right, the investor can end up making a bundle. Before the 2008 financial crisis, many people flipped homes for additional income. Now with the housing market making a comeback, more […]