Posts tagged ‘preparing a home for sale’

May 29, 2018

In a market like this, getting an accepted offer is the easy part.

In a market like this, getting an accepted offer is the easy part.

In a market like this, getting an accepted offer is the easy part. SO much happens after that acceptance that a good listing agent will manage. We are in a real estate market where it seems that the day a property comes on the market there are numerous showings, multiple offers and, often, accepted contracts […]

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April 30, 2018

Things to do before putting your home on the market

Things to do before putting your home on the market

Selling your home can be a lot of work – but the preparation is so worth it and you are doing all the right things: You have talked with your agent and have gone over the local sales data and have an idea what you will list for. You have organized your basement and stored […]

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April 2, 2018

Neutral rooms don’t have to mean boring!

Neutral rooms don’t have to mean boring!

The last thing a buyer wants to do when moving into a new home is rip up colored carpeting and paint over bright paint (which often takes more than one coat).  When updating to sell, stick with neutrals as they will appeal to, or not put off, the most people. Going neutral does not mean […]

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March 20, 2018

10 ways to make an impact with color

10 ways to make an impact with color

Color can give a home a burst of personality any time, but you should not go crazy if putting your home on the market.  Homes with turquoise vinyl siding will not be attractive to most buyers – even if you love it.  There are ways you can add pops of color without going overboard, spending […]

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March 13, 2018

Downsizing to a smaller home: How to pare down your possessions

Downsizing to a smaller home: How to pare down your possessions

Downsizing can be a daunting task Moving is ranked third of the most stressful life events. Just finding and closing on a new home can be draining, and then there’s the moving itself. Particularly when it’s time to move to a smaller home better fitting your needs, packing and moving your belongings can be a […]

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