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Topic: Preparing to Sell Your Home

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Selling Your House? Increase Your Zillow Zestimate First

Update your Zillow Zestimate in five simple steps — plus, expert tips to ensure your home isn’t underpriced.

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How Much Do You Lose Selling a House As Is? Learn the Risks and Best Options

Selling a house as is might get your home sold faster, but it could also deter potential buyers and lose…

Home Seller Pre-Listing Inspection: Worth it or Wait?

Home Seller Pre-Listing Inspection: Worth it or Wait?

More than 80% of buyers opt for a home inspection. So, is it worth doing your own pre-listing inspection to…

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Is Home Staging Worth It? When to Spend vs. Save

Home staging can help showcase your home in the best possible light. But is it worth the cost? Learn who…

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15 Curb Appeal Front Yard Landscaping Ideas on a Budget

Having a high curb appeal can increase your home’s value by up to 7%. Here’s 15 curb appeal front yard…

The Open House Checklist: 9 Success Tips for Sellers

The Open House Checklist: 9 Success Tips for Sellers

Looking for some advice on how to successfully host an open house? Follow this open house checklist of best practices…

Sanity Tips: How to Deal With the Stress of Selling Your House

Sanity Tips: How to Deal With the Stress of Selling Your House

Wondering how to deal with the stress of selling your home? A few key pieces of advice can help you…

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What Is a Pre-Inspection — and Is It Worth the Cost?

Ordering a pre-inspection before you list your house allows transparency, control, and speed — but it might do more harm…

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How Soon Can You Sell a House After Buying It? Learn What Experts Recommend

How soon can you sell a house after buying it? Technically whenever you want, but it’s best to wait at…

4 Easy Steps to Assess Your Local Real Estate Market in 2022

4 Easy Steps to Assess Your Local Real Estate Market

Is now the right time to list your investment property or residence? Follow these steps to find out!