When you decide to sell your home you have to face facts - you are going to have to endure a degree of inconvenience if you want to get the best price. You will probably have it staged - so you will be living in a somewhat artificial environment for a while. You will also have to vacate your home when an agent has arranged to show it to his buyers And when you have Open Houses you have to disappear for a few hours at a time so that total strangers can walk through it without interacting with … [Read more...] about Open Houses – Are They Necessary Or Not?
It seems that every home I list for sale in Twin Creeks has my sellers moving out of state and the vast majority are down-sizing, although perhaps not to such a small home as the one pictured above). Moving is stressful enough without these complications. Consider these tips to ease the pain. Fix What Needs Fixing Your best bet for getting top dollar when you sell is to make sure your home is free of defects. A home inspection and termite inspection will point you in the right direction … [Read more...] about Downsizing? – 5 Tips To Help You Prepare For A Successful Sale
Moving can be stressful, messy and complicated; lack of adequate preparation can cause problems and unnecessary grief. Read over this list of the most common and expensive moving mistakes and the tips on how to avoid them! Underestimating Some people underestimate everything including; the amount of packing materials they need, and the amount of time it will take to pack their belongings. Remember, it’s more important to overestimate than underestimate. Most retailers will allow you to … [Read more...] about Six Common Moving Mistakes & How To Avoid Them