Selling Your Home

Home Staging Tips For Spring

Springtime is prime time for real estate sales. When you’re getting a house ready for potential buyers to see in the springtime you should use natural elements and play up the light in the home to make buyers feel that sense of potential that the home has. Spring is a time of rebirth so making a home seem like a fresh and clean slate will make it really appeal to buyers. Here are some more spring staging tips you can use to wow potential buyers and start off spring with some serious sales:

Get The Windows Washed

home stagingThe best way to make buyers feel that sense of sparkling spring sunshine and openness...

4 Things You Need For A Successful Winter Open House

Are you up to the challenge of selling homes during the slow winter season? Even though there may be fewer buyers out there the ones who are there are serious about getting into a new home. And if you use seasonal elements to enhance your open house and show off the home’s potential you can make those winter sales. Staging a home for a holiday open house isn’t always easy but it can be fun and it absolutely will make a difference in whether or not you get an offer on that home. Here are four things that you need to have in order to run a successful winter open house:

Holiday Decorations

The holiday season is the elephant in the room when you’re...

The Best Tips For Selling Homes In The Winter

It is tougher to sell homes in the winter, but it is definitely possible. According to some expert real estate agents, you can sell just as well during the winter as you can in the spring and the summer if you know how to tailor your approach to the season. Here are insider tips from real estate agents who successfully sell homes in the winter to help you sell more homes this winter season:

Hire a Landscape Service

Snow can fall at any time during the unpredictable winter. The last thing you need is to show up for an appointment to show the house and have the path that you shoveled yesterday filled in already with new snow. So hire a landscape or plowing service to make sure that the driveway of the home...

Do Video Walkthroughs Really Sell Houses?

Making video walkthroughs of homes that are going on the market can be a hassle. So is all that extra work worth it? Here’s what marketing experts and veteran real estate agents had to say:

Yes. There is absolutely no doubt that making videos to sell homes is one of the most effective ways to reach potential home buyers. According to one survey, 85% of potential home buyers would prefer to work with an agent that has videos in their listings. That makes it clear that these days’ homebuyers are looking for videos when they search for a new home.

Based on data compiled over the last year there is no doubt that making professional quality videos of homes that are for sale has the best return on investment. Videos are easy to share on the mobile phone and...

Why You Should Consider Selling in the Winter

Selling In Winter Attracts Serious Buyers

The season you sell your home can have an impact on how much you get for your home and how quickly it sells. The season that has the most success in selling homes is spring. This is a good time of year for families moving to new school districts and is also more convenient weather for moving. Because of this trend, most people will recommend waiting to list your home until after the winter is over. Avoiding the winter is a huge misconception in the housing industry and can cause homeowners to miss out on opportunities.

Selling in the winter can give you a few advantages. There will be fewer houses on the market since most people assume winter is a bad time to sell. This gives your home more attention. Potential buyers are always looking no matter the...