Selling your home can be a trying time on any family or individual. Don’t make it worse by opening yourself up to a burglary or worse. Make use of my safety tips for home sellers to protect you and your family.
If you are planning on selling your home in the near future you owe it to yourself to learn how to increase your chances of receiving multiple offers on your home. When multiple buyers make bids on your property the odds of selling your home quickly and for more money are are reality. Sometimes full price offers or offers over asking price are even possible.
Keeping your home clean will lead to increased property value, lower home repair costs, and happy family members. Instead of making a huge cleaning list I made it my mission to find the 8 most overlooked homeowner spring cleaning tasks. Go ahead and just add these to your list…you can thank me later. (SMILES)
The real estate industry is often tainted by misinformation causing confusion and the exploitation of buyers and sellers. As a Realtor I strive to dispel real estate myths whenever possible. Have you heard any of these myths? Or seen others perpetuating them?
Now you might think traveling 300 miles away from home really isn’t that far. You’re right, but unfortunately while away from your home anything can happen. The key is being prepared if something does happen. Whether you’re a long time home owner or a new homeowner here are my vacation tips for your home.
The internet is plagued with funny cat pictures but that won’t help you find a new home or sell your current home online. But an e-PRO can. Most e-PRO Realtors myself included are guilty of telling you how the real estate market is changing. The truth is it isn’t changing, it already has.
Realtors, investors, sellers, and buyers in major cities are looking for the newest 2017 real estate trends. Sanpete County is no different. We may be made up of smaller communities but still follow the national and state trends. After watching a full year of homeowner price growth, averaging 4.9% in 2016 I decided to forecast my thoughts on the 2017 real estate trends that will affect Sanpete County.
The common mistake when selling a home, has been and will always be pricing your home. Even though 2017 will be a great year for home sellers, many sellers may sabotage their own home sale inadvertently. Yep allowing your agent or pressuring your agent to sell at the wrong market price will put the nails in the coffin of your home sale.
Most home sellers know kitchens are the heart of a home and can highly influence the purchasing decision of a buyer. With that in mind I wanted to touch on the question of updating kitchen appliances before you sell. Does it pay off? Will your home sell for more?
Now I know most of you have heard of the Multiple Listing Service (MLS). In fact many of you have browsed my website which uses an IDX feed to show properties listed on the Wasatch MLS. I bet you didn’t realize there are over 800 MLS’s in the United States. But what actually is the MLS and why is it so darn important in real estate transactions.
I find that many of the quality properties in Sanpete County are listed as For Sale By Owner(FSBO). As the thorough Realtor I am I came across them while finding clients the perfect home. Yes a buyer’s agent often has buyers for homes that are FSBO.
As the election coverage heats up leading into November 8 I have been asked several times about the impact of buying and selling during an election year. Knowing my clients wanted to know what happens or will happen traditionally led me to do some research so here is the breakdown. No matter which candidate your rooting for, here is what traditionally you can expect in the housing market.
Instead of perpetuating real estate myths I intend to break down common myths and misconceptions about using a Realtor.
I believe everyone needs to be prepared for any emergency that may come their way. I welcome you to use my ultimate homeowner emergency contact list to help protect your property and family should the need arise.
Sellers need to know that pricing a home is one of the most important steps in completing a successful sale. Pricing a home properly leads to little negotiation, faster offers, and less headaches.
Since you have already been following my advice and prepared properly to sell your home these home showing tips for sellers should be a breeze. I suggest you also speak to your agent as they may have a few other requests for home showings depending on your particular situation.
Negotiation has always played an important role in any real estate transaction. As such, I wanted to share some of my key tips to negotiate a better deal on a home.
Selling a home in Sanpete County can be challenging. In fact it can be downright difficult if you are not prepared. With my recent success in closing several properties very quickly in Sanpete county I decided to share a few words of wisdom on preparing to sell your home.