Tips When Selling a Home


To many buyers, a house that's been on the market a long time must have hidden problems. And that could lead to unnecessary and endless price reductions. Luckily, even in a distressed market, there are ways to prevent roots from sprouting under the 'for sale' sign.  For the Inside: Clear the Clutter Put away all electrical cords and extra appliances Put away family photos Think Open Space For Outside: Shutters improve the look Paint/Power Wash Plants, high, medium, low--with lots of color Decks--even small ones can be a big improvement Continue Reading

Tips to Sellers


First impression are lasting. The front door greets the prospect. Make sure it is fresh, clean and scrubbed looking. Keep lawn trimmed, edged and free of refuse. Let the Sun Shine in. Open draperies and curtains.  Let prospects see how cheerful your home can be. Make Closets Look Bigger. Neat, well- ordered closets show that space is ample. Fix That Faucet. Dripping water discolors sinks and suggests faulty plumbing. Bathrooms Help Sell Homes. Check and repair caulking in bathtubs and showers. Make this room sparkle. **Understanding the value of your home can really change the selling experience. Continue Reading