Cutting Down the Time it Takes to Prepare your Home For Sale

Monday May 11th, 2020

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If you're thinking of listing your property, one thing that might be holding you back is concern about preparing your home for sale. You may be wondering how much work there will be. Is it going to take a couple of months? A couple of weeks? A few days?  That, of course, depends on the state of your property.     However, regardless of how close your home is to “show time” ready, there is plenty you can do to reduce how long that preparation takes.... [read more]

Taking the Stress Out of Selling your Home

Monday Aug 19th, 2019

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For some people, the thought of listing their home for sale is stressful. They worry about all the things they have to do — and all the things that might go wrong.   Luckily, it doesn't have to be that way. Here are some tips for making your home sale go smoothly:  · Give yourself time to prepare. If you're thinking of selling six months from now, start preparing your property now. Do any necessary staging, and get it looking its best. Avoid doing these... [read more]

The 4 Ps to Maximizing your Selling Price

Tuesday Aug 6th, 2019

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When you sell, you’ll probably want to get the best possible price for your property. Who wouldn’t? Unfortunately, there are many ways to inadvertently leave money on the table – sometimes thousands of dollars.    How do you avoid that possibility? Just remember the 4 Ps:   • Prep. Do everything you can to prepare your home so that it looks great to buyers. Clean, declutter, fix, make improvements. Home staging can also help. In fact, effectively staged... [read more]

Staging your Home in a Hurry

Monday Jun 24th, 2019

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Ideally you should have a week or two available before you list your property in order to stage your home and make it look its best for buyers. But, what if you listed quickly and within hours of the For Sale sign going up a buyer wants to view your property?   In that scenario, you need to do some quick "staging" to get your home ready. Let's assume your property is already clean and tidy. Here are some other things you can do.   · Open the curtains,... [read more]

Getting an Early Start on Selling your Home

Monday May 27th, 2019

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You've probably heard the expression, "The early-bird gets the worm." It refers, of course, to those who get in early and reap the rewards. For example, if you arrive early to a retail store for a big blowout sale, you're likely to get the deals before the inventory runs out. The stragglers who come later miss out.   Well, this same wisdom can be applied to selling your home. Starting the process early — even if that means simply doing some initial planning... [read more]

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