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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Trending blogs on Home Selling

 

By Karl Hess, on The Jersey Shore
(Keller Williams Shore Properties)
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Some people don’t think of putting their home on the market in the autumn – but this year is different! So if you’re thinking of selling your Barnegat home? You should do it today!That headline might be a little aggressive; however, as August/September 2017’s housing market data begins to roll in...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Oconomowoc WI Condo Sales Market Report 9/1/17 to 10/14/17Oconomowoc WI Condo Sales Market Report 9/1/17 to 10/14/17   Oconomowoc Condos For Sale, Oconomowoc Realtor Kristin Johnston RE/MAX      My name is Kristin Johnston with RE/MAX Realty Center.  My market report gives you the real estate act...

By Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers, Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ
(Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty)
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Beth Atalay "Pricing a home correctly and condition go hand-in-hand. List price should always reflect the condition of your house...You can either price your house according to its condition or make the repairs/updates to get top dollar for your home."Right on target - and - re-blog! Important Ti...

By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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        What changes can I make to get more money for my home at resale?If there is one question I hear from home sellers over and over it is, "What changes can I make to get more money for my home at resale?" I've had some say they were going to add a pool, do a major kitchen remodel, completely...

By Zach Sikes, Buy | Sell | Invest
(Homestead & Co)
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We had the amazing opportunity to place 4 SOLD signs in front yards within the past week! The Metro area is blowing up with Homestead & Co. signs and we could not be happier! Thank you for all of the support and kind words! This is a positive step for us! We placed SOLD signs in the following fro...

By Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®Quality Not Quantity #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor
(Allison James Elite)
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#TimeToSell #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor Your home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is to help 24 to 28 families each year either buy or sell a home. Some Highlights: Buyer demand continues t...

By Monique Bryher, MSPH, Broker-Associate -Physician Real Estate Specialist
(Pinnacle Estate Properties, Inc.)
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Looks like the real estate market is going to be dealing in a new currency:Check out this report by Diana Olick from CNBC on Bitcoin and some real estate professionals who are selling and buying real estate with it.

By Rob Arnold, Metro Orlando Full Service - Investor Friendly & F
(Sand Dollar Realty Group, Inc.)
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I buy houses Avon Park Florida   407-739-5773    www.WeBuyHousesFlorida.com ® .  Creative problem solving to deal with your unique situation. Cash offer with minimal contigencies. Close on the date of your choice - as quickly as 2 weeks. Any condition - from ugly to beautiful. Fire, sinkhole, and...

By Rob Arnold, Metro Orlando Full Service - Investor Friendly & F
(Sand Dollar Realty Group, Inc.)
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I buy houses Sebring Florida   407-739-5773    www.WeBuyHousesFlorida.com ® .  Creative problem solving to deal with your unique situation. Cash offer with minimal contigencies. Close on the date of your choice - as quickly as 2 weeks. Any condition - from ugly to beautiful. Fire, sinkhole, and s...

By Wanda Kubat-Nerdin, St. George Area Preferred Residential REALTOR®
(Residential, Referrals & Relocation REALTOR at PK Real Estate Utah South)
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Be in charge of the best first impression to get a home sold!   While there is no secret formula to successfully selling a home, these guidelines may help streamline the listing process to get a home SOLD!  After all, that is the goal, right?   1. Before listing, homeowners need to be sure all mo...

By Irene Bilinski, Real Estate… It's All About You
(RE/MAX Hallmark Realty Group Ottawa)
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Your house is likely just one located in a sea of for-sale signs, so you can’t be sloppy about putting it on the market. Lucky for you, we’ve rounded up the dos and don'ts that will help you get the most money for your home.  * A HOME IS WORTH WHAT A BUYER WILL PAY. * UPGRADES MAY NOT INCREASE V...

By Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®Quality Not Quantity #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor
(Allison James Elite)
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¿Pensando en vender? ¡Debería hacerlo HOY!  16 16UTC octubre 16UTC 2017  For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Move-Up Buyers   Ese título puede ser un poco agresivo; sin embargo, a medida que los datos del mercado de la vivienda de agosto 2017 comienzan a llegar, definitivamente podemos decir un...

By Chris Ann Cleland, Associate Broker, Northern VA
(Long and Foster REALTORS®, Gainesville, VA)
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Just Sold:  Contemporary Single Family Home in Haymarket for $350,000On August 18th (2017,) I had the pleasure of listing a home unllike any I had listed in recent history.  It was a three bedroom, two bathroom contemporary design located at 16402 Jackson Hollow Road.  The home was located on a p...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
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HOMEBUYER TIPS - Choosing Between Variable and Fixed Interest RatesFrom choosing a real estate agent to finding the right home, the process of getting a mortgage is rife with many different choices as well. If you're wondering about the differences between variable and fixed interest rates and ho...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 45
Selling Your Home? 5 Reasons You DON’T Want to Handle the Sale Yourself Are you thinking about selling your home? If so, you may be weighing the pros and cons of working with a professional real estate agent. Let's take a quick look at five powerful reasons that you won't want to handle the sale ...

By Fernando Herboso - Broker for Maxus Realty Group, 301-246-0001 Serving Maryland, DC and Northern VA
(Maxus Realty Group - Broker 301-246-0001)
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Sell My House in MD | Thinking of Selling? You Should Do It TODAY!! Most real estate brokers and agents don’t really have all the tools needed to provide 100% selling services to sellers that need to sell their houses  quick, for cash and at a fair price. This is why we have integrated fully with...

By the johns family team, inc., Your Johnson County Residential Specialist
(the johns family team, inc.)
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By Patricia Feager, Selling Homes Changing Lives
(DFW FINE PROPERTIES)
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by Patricia Feager, 9/17/2017 Selling a home is BIG deal. The best advice for sellers is to be honest when completing your Seller's Disclosure. It is better to disclose than not disclose. Home Owners should never let an agent complete a Seller's Disclosure for them. This is the home owner's respo...

By Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®Quality Not Quantity #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor
(Allison James Elite)
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#TimeToSell #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor A recent article from a reputable news source was titled: Here's why some homeowners still can't sell. In the opening bullets of the article, the author claimed, “Negative equity is one of the main reasons why there are so few homes for sale.” The article then go...

By Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®Quality Not Quantity #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor
(Allison James Elite)
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  Algunos aspectos destacados: ¡La demanda de los compradores continúa superando la oferta de casas para la venta! ¡Los compradores compiten a menudo uno contra otro por las casas para la venta que están disponibles! El inventario de la vivienda está aún por debajo de la oferta de 6 meses necesa...