Tag Archive: selling your home

5 Paint Colors that Can Help Sell Your Home

January 16, 2015 by 2 Comments

Traditional wisdom says to stick to white paint when you’re trying to sell your home. It’s clean-looking and inoffensive and gives any potential homebuyer a blank slate to work with. However, white walls can also seem glaring and sterile, which isn’t always something you want buyers to think when they view your house. If you’re... View Article

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The Unexpected Downsides of Selling Without an Agent

December 19, 2014 by 1 Comment

With the internet playing such a huge role in selling a house these days, going it alone—no real estate agent in sight—can look like a pretty simple decision. There are a few big reasons you’re probably considering this route, like being able to skip the 6% commission fee and having complete control over everything from... View Article

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What to Do If Your House Isn’t Selling

December 16, 2014 by Leave a comment

So you haven’t had a showing in weeks and you’ve forgotten what your realtor looks like and you may or may not have started to wonder if you’ll be moving after all. You’re not alone. With the housing market recovering so unevenly, many sellers are finding that they’re not able to move on as quickly... View Article

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Four Things You Need to Do Before Listing Your House

December 10, 2014 by Leave a comment

If you’re eager to sell your home and buy a new one, you might rush to put your house on the market. However, you should take a step back and really assess the situation. If there’s a lot of competition in your local market, your property can sit for several months with little interest. This can... View Article

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Open Houses: Are they Worth the Effort?

December 9, 2014 by Leave a comment

Now that internet listings have become the new normal, you may be wondering if holding a traditional open house is worth it at all. Industry veterans have debated just this for years, with some insisting that internet pictures will never replace the seeing real thing, and others claiming that any truly interested buyer will make... View Article

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