Category: Preparing to Sell

  • Seller How-To's: Manage Buyer Inquiry Emails

    When you go to sell your own home, you need to know how to manage the many emails that will be coming in from potential buyers. Use these tips to help keep your inbox in check. Create an email just for the sale of your home: This simple step will

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  • How to Succesfully Sell Your Own Home in the Winter

    In addition to increased market activity, there’s another reason why more homes sell in the spring. The sun is shining, the flowers are blooming and the grass is literally greener – providing vibrancy that allows every property to look its very best. But what if you can’t wait until

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  • Do You Have to Fix Everything Before You Sell Your House?

    Almost everybody who has lived in a home for a few years knows there are a few things that need repair, maintenance or at least a little touching up. Maybe the carpet in your kid’s room has a stain or you have a few chipped bathroom tiles. But if

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  • 7 Expert Staging & Sale Prep Tips for Home Sellers

    Today, we’ve got a guest post from Michele, a certified International Staging & Redesign Expert and Founder of The Redesign Habit. Michele is going to share her design expertise to help you learn how to prep your listing for sale without blowing your budget. Enjoy! I often get questions

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  • Seller's Guide: Determine Home Improvement Projects That Pay You Back

    Homeowners preparing to list their homes for sale often wonder which projects they should complete to either increase the value of their home or decrease the number of days on the market. By asking yourself a few simple questions about the circumstances surrounding your home sale, you can determine which

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  • 5 Big For Sale By Owner Mistakes You Should Avoid

    You’re getting ready to sell your home, and you want to make the most out of your real estate investment. But how do you make sure not to make any missteps that have caused other For Sale By Owner (FSBO) listings to fail? This post outlines 5 big FSBO

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  • 3 Home Projects to Tackle Before You Sell (& 3 That Can Wait)

    If you’re planning on selling your home in the near future, or if you’ve invested in a property to resell, then you may be wondering what projects make sense to do before you put your home on the market. You also may be wondering which projects are best

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  • 7 Sanity-Saving Home Seller Success Tips For 2016

    Selling a home sounds like a daunting task (and don’t get us wrong, if you’re ill prepared, it can be!). But with a little planning, some research and a solid strategy in place, you can turn the overwhelming task of selling your home into a completely manageable project

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  • 3 Curb Appeal Tips to Help Sellers Get More Buyer Traffic

    Think back to the last time you were house hunting. Do you remember pulling up to a property and being instantly disappointed by the exterior? If so, were you concerned about what you’d find inside? As a seller, it’s your job to make sure buyers aren’t turned

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  • 3 Proven Tips for Getting a Higher Price for Your Home

    Now that you’ve decided to sell your own home, you’re probably wondering what you can do to make the most money possible at closing. The good news is, it’s not as hard as you might think. With the right focus, you’ll be well on your way

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