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Thinking of Selling That Large Family Home? - 08/28/08 06:26 PM
If you're approaching retirement or just have too much house now that all the children are grown and on their own you may be thinking about selling the family home. Before you do, you should ask yourself these few simple questions? Do you need the equity from your home? If you've owned your home for a while you've probably built some equity. If this is your main source of retirement money, than selling could be the right choice for you. It would be wise to consult your accountant or financial planner in this case. Do you have more house than you (0 comments)
Creating Curb Appeal – It’s Called a First Impression for a Reason! - 08/22/08 08:24 AM
Unfortunately, we never a get second chance at first impressions and neither will your house. Creating curb appeal is critical to getting potential buyers inside especially when buyers have so many choices. The first thing you should do is take a walk around the outside of the house and make a list as you go. Try looking at it through the eyes of a buyer. If you were shopping for a home would you want to look inside? Does this house scream "I'm Gorgeous Inside"?? Be objective! It's hard when it's your own home. If the outside of a house looks (1 comments)
Pricing is key to selling any home – part two – The Risks of Overpricing a Home - 08/20/08 10:33 AM
Pricing a home more than 3% over the market value could result in the following: Buyers may choose not to view the home at all because they perceive there are better values in other lower priced "comparable" properties. By pricing in a higher price range you eliminate potential buyers that otherwise might be able to afford the home if it were priced closer to the market value. If a buyer is willing to pay more than market value (and this is not the norm) they may not be able to get financing because the property may not appraise. While all of (0 comments)
Pricing is key to selling any home – part one – How to set the right price. - 08/20/08 08:32 AM
Determining the asking price requires up to date research, experience and judgment. Knowing your current real estate market conditions and financing trends are a critical beginning. Other basic steps include: Comparing the home against similar properties in the neighborhood or area that have sold recently or that are currently on the market. Determine what features make the home more appealing than other homes on the market. Consider spending a reasonable amount of money on making cosmetic updates to enhance the appearance, marketability and earn the highest possible sales price. Sometimes viewing the competition will assist in achieving these goals. The current selling price (0 comments)
Do you developers or investors looking for land in The Upstate of SC? - 08/16/08 08:41 AM
This 66 acre tract of land features rolling terrain, 2 streams, pasture & hardwoods. This land has excellent development potential or build your dream home here with pasture for horses or livestock. This would make a terrific Equestrian Community! Great location between Greenville, Spartanburg, Greer, Simpsonville and Woodruff. Less than 1 mile from 101 and only 3 miles from Willow Creek Country Club.
Yvette & Dennis Gardner Keller Williams Realty 245 E. Blackstock Road Spartanburg, SC 29301 864-706-3660 email@example.com www.HomesInTheUpstate.net
We're taking a blogging class at Keller Williams in Spartanburg, South Carolina! - 08/06/08 11:26 AM
We're all sitting in a blogging class here in Spartanburg, South Carolina learning how to use this cool new tool. We have a lot of great agents here in our Keller Williams, Spartanburg office who really want to excel in their careers and learn as much about technology as possible. We also want a new way to network with agent all over the country because we lover referrals. Call me with your referrals! Yvette & Dennis Gardner Keller Williams Realty 245 E. Blackstock Road Spartanburg, SC 29301 864-706-3660 firstname.lastname@example.org www.HomesInTheUpstate.net
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