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?


These are good questions and – lucky you – the answers are right here within the pages of ActiveRain, the top real estate social network on the planet.


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 50
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 Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 42
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 Marina Gavrylyuk, Marina
(Sutton Group Summit)
Comments 9
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 Kristin Johnston, Waukesha County Realtor 414-254-6647, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 4
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)
Comments 2
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 Kristin Johnston, Waukesha County Realtor 414-254-6647, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 9
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 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 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 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 Cathy Perry
(RedKey Realty Leaders)
Comments 2
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 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 Nicole Doty - Gilbert Real Estate Expert, Broker/Owner of Zion Realty ZionRealtyAZ.com
(Zion Realty)
Comments 1
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 Rhonda Howlett
(Keller Williams- Rhonda Howlett Team)
Comments 0
PENDING  Welcome to Historic Churchill  http://view.paradym.com/applets/flashviewer2/viewer.asp?t=3683591&sk=59&prt=10007 OverviewMapsPhotosDescriptionNeighborhood $289,000 Single Family Home Description: JUST REDUCED! Welcome to 604 N. 22nd in the Historic Churchill! This beautiful home has over...
By Tammy Lankford, I love Lake Sinclair, it shows (706-485-9668)
(Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668)
Comments 7
 While we don't have snow this year at Lake Sinclair, this is still a great list for those sellers who are getting ready to list as spring is just around the corner. How to Prepare for a Spring Sale When Snow is on the Ground If the idea of moving in the spring is on your mind you may be feeling ...
So today was a big day in Denver, Colorado, we had the Super Bowl World Champion Parade.  They said at least a million people where there for the parade.  No Peyton did not make a statement for his future.  The Mayor and Governor this there good job but the person that I think put the whole thing...
By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty, Your Clarksville Real Estate Professional)
Comments 18
How to Prepare for a Spring Sale When Snow is on the GroundIf the idea of moving in the spring is on your mind you may be feeling a little bogged down with all the snow we have had. You may be thinking this will delay your plans for moving but it doesn't have to. You can be making preparations no...
By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
(WHISPERING PINES REALTY)
Comments 7
Just some food for thought.We seem to be interested in always selling fast.Not just Real Estate, but other personal items.But, is that the best option.When selling fast are we accepting less than we cold possibly get?That is a very personal decision. A few years back when you got an offer on your...