How to Sell Your House When You Own Pets

While almost 71 million Americans own a pet, when you’re viewing potential homes to buy, the last thing you want to see is a barking dog or finicky cat. Many homebuyers consider pets to be smelly, noisy and damaging, so it’s important to make sure that a pet isn't the reason … [Read more...]

Get Your Home Resale Ready!

Prepping your home for market is a catch-22. You want to make sure it’s in nice enough condition to catch the buyer’s eye, but you don’t want to spend any more money than need be, especially on projects that won’t improve your home’s appeal. And while it’s always a good idea … [Read more...]

5 Spring Selling Mistakes Sellers Make…

Agents and sellers across the country are singing “Happy days are here again.” Why? Because in many markets the tides are turning. Skittish buyers are exiting the fence, lending rates are still near historic lows, and typically spring is primetime for those who are finally … [Read more...]

Tips for Negotiating Your Home Sale

If you are currently trying to sell your home, you may want to consider sweetening the pot in response to low-ball offers. Rather than heckle over money and bids, here are a few tactics you can try out in order to get as close to asking price as possible. • Paying for … [Read more...]

Top 4 Tips for Selling a Vacant Home

A vacant home, regardless of how nice the property, can seem eerily empty and lacking in character and warmth. Selling a vacant home is may be more difficult than selling a furnished one, no matter the market conditions. However, if you are trying to sell a vacant home there … [Read more...]

New Year Resolutions or Goals?

The New Year is all about making resolutions. But while 45 percent of Americans say they usually make them, just 8 percent of Americans manage to keep them. Losing weight, getting organized, spending less and saving more are the top promises we make (and break) at the end of … [Read more...]

5 Quick Things to Help SELL Your Home!

1. Price It Right Its stressful trying to sell your home, so setting the right price for your home is more important than ever. If you really want to stimulate a sale, you should under price your property by just a hair.  By shaving just a few dollars you can generate more … [Read more...]

How to Survive Selling Your Home!

Once you've decided to sell your home, your agent should develop a selling strategy that attracts offers and a plan for overcoming the hurdles that can delay your sale. Here are tips to smooth out potential bumps in the road before you even hit them and to make sure … [Read more...]

How To Stage Your Home For a Fast Sale

Here’s the step-by-step process for staging the INSIDE and OUTSIDE of your home to get it sold fast, and for top dollar…  Step #1:  Assess Your Current Situation We can work together to Identify what improvements need to be made for a speedy sale.  To assess the inside of … [Read more...]

Tips for Homebuyers & Sellers in 2013!

Tips for Homebuyers & Sellers! In residential real estate, 2013 arrived much the same way that 2012 did: via a rocky road. While more homebuyers are swooping in and picking up great deals, sales are slowly increasing in many markets. While potential buyers are still … [Read more...]