9 Ways To Rid The Real Estate Shakes For NE Ohio Homeowners

Real Estate Agent with eXp Realty 442805 Ohio

9 Ways To Rid The Real Estate Shakes For NE Ohio Homeowners


Often, anxiety comes from feeling powerless over your outcome. The sale of your largest asset is scary and having this sale be driven by the  Northeast Ohio Real Estate market happenings and in the handsScary Real Estate Market Northeast Ohio Home Selling of so many  -  buyers, buyer’s advocates, real estate agents, appraisers, inspectors, bank underwriters, and others, can bring on anxiety at an extreme level when selling your Northeast Ohio Home. 



 Truth - you have control & power to influence the outcome of your home’s sale 


You have control & power 

  1. over your finances to know if you can afford a move up, if you need to scale down, or if you should just stay where you are
  2. to select the perfect agent for you that will consult, advise and connect the dots for you to get your house sold
  3. to be honest with yourself about the NE Ohio real estate market and make reality based decisions on pricing and length of time to complete a sale
  4. to be accepting about what your house needs in order to be salable and to do the work to make it sale worthy 
  5. to accept the showing requests from buyers who want to buy your house and make sure it’s in buyer ready condition for every single showing
  6. to make adjustments on price and property condition based on feedback from the buyers 
  7. to be open minded when an offer comes in, to be willing to negotiate to acceptable terms for all people, and to show your desire to work to common solutions
  8. to grant easy access to the appraiser, inspectors, and contractors in order to complete the transaction once you are in contract
  9. to complete the transaction details, comply with city point of sale inspections and meet deadlines and dates once you are in contract to close and transfer on time

Any time the Northeast Ohio Home Selling process seems too overwhelming, just call us. Our experience allows us to be your calm in the chaos, to help you analyze the data, and to guide you through the home selling process.



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Comments (7)

Glenn W. Small
Bayshore Group - Traverse City, MI
Full Time Realtor w/ 21 years of experience

What a great read, thanks for sharing!  I will take these tips and put them to good use.

Oct 05, 2014 01:46 AM
Christine Pappas - REALTOR®
eXp Realty - Willoughby, OH
eXp Realty - Because Experience Matters

Thanks Glenn W. Small  

Oct 05, 2014 01:50 AM
Susan Haughton
Long and Foster REALTORS (703) 470-4545 - Alexandria, VA
Susan & Mindy Team...Honesty. Integrity. Results.

Excellent tips for home sellers everywhere, not just those in Northeast Ohio!

Oct 05, 2014 04:33 AM
Troy Erickson AZ Realtor (602) 295-6807
Good Company Real Estate - Chandler, AZ
Your Chandler, Ahwatukee, and East Valley Realtor

Christine, you are right about homeowners having choices. There is no way they should feel helpless.

Oct 05, 2014 04:48 AM
Sharon Tara
Sharon Tara Transformations - Portsmouth, NH
Retired New Hampshire Home Stager

I know anxiety.  I know it all too well.  You hit the nail on the head when you say it comes from feeling powerless over the outcome.  Your post is an inspiration for overcoming real estate anxiety!

Oct 05, 2014 06:29 AM
Christine Pappas - REALTOR®
eXp Realty - Willoughby, OH
eXp Realty - Because Experience Matters

Thank you Sharon Tara - I hope you're not feeling anxiety anymore!

Thanks Troy Erickson and Susan Haughton for participating in the discussion. 

Oct 05, 2014 07:49 AM
michael zuren
Schmidt Mortgage Company - Willoughby, OH

Great advice...

Oct 31, 2014 05:47 AM