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 Chris B Johnson REALTOR®, 5 Star Rated REALTOR® Quality, Not Quantity
(Allison James Elite)
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Thinking of selling? Ask yourself these four questions before you make a move. Let's connect to get you the answers you need to make the best decision for your family this year.   What is My Home Worth? To Get A Market SnapShot Click Here .  Facebook Badge Chris B Johnson       Blog Archive ▼  20...

By Peter Mohylsky, Beach Expert, TOP LISTING AGENT ALONG THE BEACH
(PrimeSouth Properties)
Comments 5
119 Michaela Lane, Santa Rosa Beach, Fl Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Reviews $ Click for current price 4 BEDROOMS | 4 Baths (3 full, 1 half ) BATHROOMS | 1874 SqFt This beautiful, fully furnished 4 bedroom cottage is in the quaint community of Shadow Pi...

By Abby Stiller, Professional Bilingual Realtor (239) 284-8637
(REMAX Realty Group)
Comments 2
TIRED OF INTERVIEWING AGENTS FOR THE JOB OF SELLING YOUR HOME?  Selling a home is an important decision and with so many realtors out there how do you choose? We made it easy for you. decide for yourself if we would be the right candidate to sell your home.✔ Our 3 step system for selling homes is...

By Scott Godzyk, One of the Manchester NH's area Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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An interesting story arose from a recent Listing Appointment. The seller made appointments with 6 different agents. The seller wanted a variety of sized companies and agents. They wanted to know what each agent could offer them. I usually like to be the last agent in. Buy I was the first agent to...

By Jane & Jeff Daley, PhD, Scottsdale Real Estate Arizona
(Luxury Valley Homes Scottsdale)
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 4 Questions to Ask Yourself When Selling A House  The comprehensive checklist for selling your house. Selling a house can be a long and exhausting process, whether you’re doing it in a seller’s market or a buyer’s market. Knowing how to sell your house fast despite the housing market conditions ...

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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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 all the data on the MLS and became a real estate source to thousands ...

By Joy Daniels
(Joy Daniels Real Estate Group, Ltd.)
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I was using the Search crtieria looking for tip ideas for sellers and found this Post by Belinda Spillman.  She made some really great points.  I really liked the way she ends the blog - talking about how important it is to have your home clean and sparkling for the home inspection!   This was a ...

By Chris B Johnson REALTOR®, 5 Star Rated REALTOR® Quality, Not Quantity
(Allison James Elite)
Comments 0
The headlines in real estate today all revolve around one major point: there is a shortage of homes available for sale. Price appreciation is accelerating again because there is a shortage of homes available for sale. First-time buyers are taking longer to purchase a home because there is a shor...

By Zdenka "Zee" Mahan, Making Real Estate sale fun- exciting experience!
(Intero / Berkshire Hathaway )
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Whether capitalizing on job opportunities, affordability, or warm-weather places to retire, Americans are making moves to these top cities to take advantage of the strength in the current housing market.A strong economy and lower mortgage rates have made it easier for many would-be buyers to get ...

By Kurt Davidson, Gratefully Serving Greater Portland-Vancouver
(Davidson Home Group | Keller Williams Portland Central)
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 ShutterstockIn the latest Housing Trends Report, the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) measured the share of adults planning to buy a home over the next 12 months. The report indicates the percentage of all buyers that will be first-time buyers looking to purchase a home grew from 58%...

By Chris B Johnson REALTOR®, 5 Star Rated REALTOR® Quality, Not Quantity
(Allison James Elite)
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Home values have been increasing for 93 consecutive months, according to the National Association of Realtors. If you’re a homeowner, particularly one looking to downsize your living space, that’s great news, as you’ve likely built significant equity in your home. Here’s some more good news: mor...

By Matthew Klinowski, PA, Golf Community Real Estate Specialist
(Downing-Frye)
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Vineyards Open House in Regency Reserve Sun. 12-4 PMStop by this fabulous our Vineyards open house this Sunday, January 26th to see this first-floor end unit Regency Reserve Condo with panoramic lake and golf course views. This beautiful condo is being offered Turnkey Furnished! Light and bright ...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
Comments 5
Raymond Henson works very hard for his clients and it is good to hear that they appreciate his efforts!  So many times in real estate it is easy to feel unappreciated.     How do you eat an elephant?  One bite at a time.  That old line came to mind when I first was introduced to this Lincoln Vill...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
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Tiny-house enthusiasts are quick to tell you that they want to build their dream home on their own piece of land, but few people are aware of what actually goes into the development of a single lot.It’s not as straightforward as you may think, and there are critical restrictions, financial invest...

By Maui Luxury Real Estate Team, Ask for the Best, Ask for MLRET!
(KW Island Living)
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We would like to draw your attention to a beautiful home that is up for sale in the quiet Kaanapali Hillside residential community. Located just across the street from the ocean you can expect great ocean views from the master bedroom, living rooms and kitchen.With 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms and ...

By Chris B Johnson REALTOR®, 5 Star Rated REALTOR® Quality, Not Quantity
(Allison James Elite)
Comments 0
Los compradores por primera vez están buscando casas ya existentes este año En el último informe ‘Housing Trends Report’, de la Asociación nacional de constructores de vivienda (NAHB por sus siglas en inglés) midió la proporción de adultos que planean comprar una casa durante los próximos 12 mes...

By Chris B Johnson REALTOR®, 5 Star Rated REALTOR® Quality, Not Quantity
(Allison James Elite)
Comments 0
Los titulares actuales en bienes raíces giran en torno a un punto importante: Hay una escasez de casas disponibles para la venta. La apreciación de los precios se está acelerando de nuevo porque hay una escasez de casas disponibles para la venta. Los compradores por primera vez están tomando más...

By Chris B Johnson REALTOR®, 5 Star Rated REALTOR® Quality, Not Quantity
(Allison James Elite)
Comments 0
Como los compradores pueden ganar al reducir el tamaño de su casa en 2020 El valor de las viviendas ha ido aumentando durante 93 meses consecutivos, según la Asociación nacional de Realtors. Si usted es un propietario de vivienda, particularmente uno que busca reducir su espacio de vivienda, esa...

By Mike Schmidt, Buy, sell and invest Indy real estate
(TrilogyBSI)
Comments 39
Real Estate Agents Fail Home Sellers Over Carrying Cost. Where do I even begin here? Real estate agents say they’re all about doing right by their seller clients, but far too many times they are only setting them up to fail. This isn’t about marketing style or convincing a seller that an agent or...

By The Sue Dericks Team, EVERYTHING We Touch Will Turn To SOLD!
(The Sue Dericks Team)
Comments 10
321 Westwood Drive, Mandeville La 70471Just Hit The Market and it's MOVE IN READY!No updates needed for this beauty - 3 Beds • 2.5 Baths with over 2300 sq ft of living! Newly renovated home for sale in Mandeville's centrally located Westwood Subdivision. Enjoy an enormous amount of living space i...