Home Selling

It's been said that the only thing in real estate that is more confusing than purchasing a home is selling one – especially if you've never done it before. Where to start? Who to turn to?


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Within our content library you'll find more millions of articles, written by the pros, on home selling topics like how to choose a listing agent, the questions to ask before hiring one, how to stage the home and create curb appeal. What happens if the appraisal comes in lower than the amount the buyer has offered? Is an offer from a buyer with a conventional loan approval better than one from an FHA buyer?


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Trending blogs on Home Selling

 
By Robert May, Real Estate Expert & Mortgage Broker- Lethbridge
(Robert W May - Lethbridge Real Estate)
Comments 51
Separating the Lookers from the Buyers      As a Lethbridge real estate professional who has helped move thousands of people and completed hundreds of successful transactions over 23 year, I have developed some particular tools and techniques that make the way I do business much more efficient.  ...
By Marina Gavrylyuk, Marina
(Sutton Group Summit)
Comments 15
I am tall. Well, not super tall, just a bit taller then average. The problem is that I can also see higher then average. And I have quite a few buyer clients who are way taller then me and obviously they can see even higher. For some reason many home sellers expect their potential home buyers to ...
By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 44
A Boomer’s Guide to Selling Your Home-  14 Tips You Can UseBaby Boomers in Palm Beach County who plan on selling their home may be facing a new generation of buyers...The Millennials. They were born somewhere in the early 1980s to the early 2000s.  Much has been written about this generation … wh...
By Ken Patterson, Roseville Real Estate, TOP Rocklin Realtor
(TPR Properties)
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172 Phoenix Cir, Lincoln CA - 2 Loan Wells Fargo and Ditech Short Sale TPR Properties and Real Estate Agent Ken Patterson are synonymous with underwater mortgage assistance and Lincoln CA short sales. They also help home owners in understanding Loan Modification Help your mortgage lender may be o...
By Kyle Hiscock, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, Realtor®, e-PRO®
(Nothnagle Realtors)
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A divorce is not something that anyone looks forward too nor expects when they tie the knot.  The reality is that divorce happens.  A divorce can be emotionally draining, frustrating, tricky, and many other things.When you add into the picture a marital home, it can get downright crazy.  Homeowne...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha County Realtor 414-254-6647, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Menomonee Falls Real Estate Report 1/11/16-2/11/16, Kristin Johnston   My name is Kristin Johnston with RE/MAX Realty Center.  My market report gives you the real estate activity for Menomonee Falls, WI  for the last 30 days.  Are you looking to buy a house in Menomonee Falls?  Wondering what you...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha County Realtor 414-254-6647, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 6
Milwaukee Homes for Sale, Milwaukee Real Estate, Kristin Johnston, 1/10/16-2/10/16, RE/MAX                            Kristin Johnston, Milwaukee Realtor, Gives You The Real Estate Activity For Milwaukee, WI For the Last 30 Days: Real Estate In Milwaukee   My name is Kristin Johnston with RE/MAX ...
By Jeri & Henri Gutner, CRS,GRI
(Long and Foster Real Estate)
Comments 2
How Does Having a Pet Impact Your Home's Value and Saleability? by The Gutner Team              Everyone loves pets – except the prospective buyer who is looking at your home. One of the fastest ways to decrease your home’s resale value is to have a pet. Does this mean you need to get rid of tha...
By Nicole Doty - Gilbert Real Estate Expert, Broker/Owner of Zion Realty ZionRealtyAZ.com
(Zion Realty)
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Number of Listings in Gilbert, Arizona January 2016 Real estate market data for Gilbert, AZ provided by Nicole Doty of  Zion Realty. The Gilbert, Arizona housing market showed it's first early sign that it may be awakening from the annual Winter slow down that starts in November and usually carri...
By Cathy Perry
(RedKey Realty Leaders)
Comments 3
If you are placing your home on the market, or perhaps having an influx of workmen in your home for a major remodeling project, it's a wise idea to secure your valuables. If your home is for sale, t can be a challenge for an agent (even with help) to keep an eye on every attendee at a crowded ope...
By Nancy Robinson, #1 Century 21 Realtor in Michigan
(Century 21 Town and Country)
Comments 1
 This home has been lovingly maintained and upgraded as needed throughout the time this family has owned this home. It is much more spacious and charming by far than the typical bungalow. The full brick exterior (minus the family room which is done in new vinyl siding) is beautiful and gives the ...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha County Realtor 414-254-6647, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Brookfield WI Real Estate 1/7/16-2/7/16, Brookfield WI Home Sales   Re-blogged by 0 agents   Kristin Johnston Gives You The Real Estate Activity For Brookfield,WI For the Last 30 Days:Real Estate In Waukesha County, WI   My name is Kristin Johnston with RE/MAX Realty Center.  My market report giv...
By David Connell
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 3
It is not hyperbole to say that this is one of the most walkable properties and communities in our area.  2495 Angeline Drive is not only an open and perfectly updated home, it is in the midst of multiple shopping, retail and transportation centers in Northern Virginia.  The home is a two level t...
By Nicole Doty - Gilbert Real Estate Expert, Broker/Owner of Zion Realty ZionRealtyAZ.com
(Zion Realty)
Comments 7
It's been a crazy busy last few weeks for me and I know I'm a few days late in getting this weekly blog post out but it's better late than never! The most expensive home that sold in Arizona last week is so enormous that I had to select one of the aerial pictures to be able to showcase the entire...
By Will Nesbitt, Nesbitt Realty is a family-run brokerage.
(Nesbitt Realty at Condo Alexandria)
Comments 3
@Can't I just look at your listing, is a pertinent Active Rain entry that is relevant to the Real Estate industry. Scroll down for therebloggedd content. Separating the Lookers from the Buyers        As a Lethbridge real estate professional who has helped move thousands of people and completed hu...
By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
Comments 1
Highland Park Home Values change when ever a home like yours sells. Here are the most recent home sales that affect Highland Park Home Values. Highland Park Subdivision is located on CR 16 at Highland Avenue, close to Ash Road in Elkhart, Indiana.  Highland Park Subdivision is located on the nort...
By Shelby DiBiase, Investing In Your Future
(REMAX Professionals)
Comments 2
Immaculate TW Lewis home with gorgeous stone elevation & front courtyard in highly desired Sonoran Foothills backing to a greenbelt w/ picturesque mountain views! This home is meticulously kept, offering a split master open floor plan with 4 bedrooms plus den & 3.5 bathrooms. Stunning interior fe...
By Michael Russell, Overland Park Kansas Real Estate
(Keller Williams Realty Partners, Inc.)
Comments 3
Just Listed14545 Windsor DriveLeawood, KS 66224Steeplechase Subdivision$395,000For More Photos and Virtual Tour Visitwww.14545Windsor.Info  Rare 1.5 story in Steeplechase Blue Valley Schools Updated Enormous Kitchen Walk to Prairie Star Elementary & Middle Schools Neighborhood adjoins IronWoods P...
By Christopher Watters, Austin Realtor (512-212-1221)
(Watters International Realty, LLC.)
Comments 2
 Home for Sale in Stonefield Buda, TX149 Vermilion Marble Trl Buda, TX 78610 offered at $239,900. Abundance of natural lighting! This home come with an amazing floor plan. Kitchen boasts beautiful cabinetry, granite counter tops, and large pantry. Large master suite is downstairs and features dou...
By Christopher Watters, Austin Realtor (512-212-1221)
(Watters International Realty, LLC.)
Comments 1
 Home for Sale in Serenada East Georgetown, TX4307 Luna Trl Georgetown, TX 78628 offered at $299,900. Sitting on a half an acre corner lot, this 2,132 sq ft home features an amazing floor plan with plenty of natural lighting! Living area boasts laminate flooring for easy maintenance, brick firepl...