Category Archives: Home selling

Don’t Put Your Value on the Line

Don’t Put Your Value on the Line

As a seller, you can put a price on your home for sale, but the value of your home is ultimately determined by the person who buys your home. Some conditions would make a buyer pay over the market price for your home, they include location, the elevation of the home, or proximity to something […]


Will 2020 be Your Downsizing Year?

will 2020 be your downsizing year

Baby Boomers and retirees aged 65 and over equate to approximately 52 million or 16 percent of Americans. Some of these people will be thinking about downsizing because they just don’t need or want the same space they needed in the past. Divesting yourself of “things” you have accumulated over the years and don’t need […]


Initial Price will Affect Sales Price

The age of the internet is here and it has empowered people looking to buy including people looking to buy homes. If you know how to type text into a search engine then you know how to search for public information about home size, condition, sales history, current inventory, recent sales, photographs, videos, school info, […]





Quick and Clean But Accurate?

Home search sites all across the web are now offering you some type of home valuation. Zillow® allows you to claim your home using your address, plug in some extra data and then presents you with a value. It’s quick, it is pretty easy, but does it really represent an accurate value of your home? […]


How to hire an Realtor®

Selling a home is a serious and major undertaking in your life. So shouldn’t your Realtor® be just as serious about representing you? If you are new to this process or just haven’t sold a home in a while, the answers you get to the questions below can show you revelations about your Realtors’ experience […]


Can I Make Money on my Home?

As a homeowner, you may often wonder if spending money on repairs or improvements for your home will net you any return. If you spend money on capital improvements, then you raise the base cost of your home. When you sell your home, these capital improvements can lower your capital gain and save you taxes. […]


Home for Sale? Secure It!

During the month of September, REALTORS® draw special attention to securing any homes that they have on the market for sale. September has been designated REALTOR® Safety month. But safety is also the seller’s responsibility so here are some tips to keeping your home secure and lessening any risk. Locks – your windows and doors […]