Selling Your Home

It’s not always about the sale!

I’m not about just selling homes. There is nothing I enjoy more than being able to really help clients out of a jam, and sometimes that means helping them NOT put their house on the market. A client contacted me because she was considering selling her house.  Her first home mortgage was interest only and […]

Buying Your Home, Selling Your Home

Tips to sell your home in the winter

Let’s talk about homes that are already on the market and getting them sold before winter sets in or if folks have to come new to the market during the upcoming winter season. If they are already on the market there is only one answer, price! Pricing according to what the buyer’s are willing to pay […]

Selling Your Home

Home Appraisal Guidelines for Buyers and Sellers

It’s easy to get confused and frustrated during the appraisal process when buying or selling a home. Because of this, the Appraisal Institute recently released tips for consumers, providing guidance for homeowners and buyers seeking to ensure their sales are completed in a timely manner. The Appraisal Institute’s tips encourage homeowners and buyers to: • […]

Buying Your Home, Selling Your Home

Making a small room look larger…

I recently came across this article from Lowe’s about making a small room look larger. I remembered that when I became an Accredited Staging Planner that this is essential when getting your home ready for sale so wanted to share it on my blog… Here, Lowe’s offers 10 designer tricks to help you make any […]

Selling Your Home

5 Ways to Get Your Home Sold

1. Offer a Decorating Allowance There may be a buyer that likes your home but just has different decorating tastes. To seal the deal, offer a decorating allowance (for painting, new carpets or wallpaper). You can offer cash at closing, or put money in escrow to reimburse decorating and remodeling expenses made within 90 days […]

Selling Your Home