listing: Do I have to have a Lockbox on the property? - 04/29/13 02:26 PM
By the seller questioning the agents advice and knowledge on how to best show and market the property for sale, it is like scheduling surgery for yourself and then trying to tell the surgeon how to perform the procedure and how to do their job! If they think enough to hire you, they should listen and heed the advice of the agent and know that they are acting in the best interest of the client to market and sell the home as best as possible.
Do I have to have a Lockbox on the property?
After the listing … (1 comments)

listing: It's Time to PACK UP THE KIDS & PUT THEM IN STORAGE! - 04/29/13 01:36 PM
When preparing your home to sell it's important to "De-Personalize" your home and take advantage of some "pre-move packing"!  
By doing this it will help potential buyers feel more comfortable with the idea of purchasing your home, and in the long run will make you feel better about selling your home.
The idea is to create a "neutral space" so to speak.  It also creates an environment that allows potential buyers to visualize themselves living in your home with their pictures and favorite things around them easier. And in turn making your home appeal to a wider … (4 comments)

listing: "Pocket Listings" ... Good or Bad??? - 04/22/13 03:25 AM
Good or Bad Idea??? In recent years, "Pocket Listings" have gained in popularity. The reason some choose to be a pocket listing varies .. it could be for privacy reasons, to save $$$ or they don't really need to sell but if the right offer comes along they'll surely consider it or to sort of "test the waters" before jumping in! 
Although they can seem to be a benefit to the prospective seller, they don't really do any good in the long run for the area in which they're located in because it could essentially effect comps in … (3 comments)

listing: The Famous Question ... "How's The Market"?" - 03/22/13 02:04 AM
 “How’s the Market?” 
One of the best things about being in the real estate business is that people always want to talk to you and the number one questions is always “How’s the market?” Well ... I'm sure much to their surprise ... the answer is "The market has shifted"! Compared to the market in 2004 when anyone that could fog a mirror could buy a house. The market shifted toward the end of 2007, and the real estate business became much more complicated. Mortgages became much tougher to obtain, property values decreased, and distressed properties became a big part of the … (2 comments)

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