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Home Buyers Aren’t Afraid of Spooky Homes: They’ll Even Pay More for One!

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR(R) Magazine A few ghosts lurking around the house isn’t likely to deter a majority of home buyers, finds two recent studies.’s 2013 Haunted House report found that more than half of 1,400 home...
October 28, 2013

What’s the Best Day of the Week to List a House for Sale?

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine Depending upon which day of week you list a house for sale, you may have better luck in selling it, suggests a new study. You only have one chance to make a first...
November 28, 2011

The Better the Property Photos, the Higher the Sale Price

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine So it looks like you better invest in a digital SLR camera or find a professional photographer to make your new best friend, at least if you want to sell a home for...
October 12, 2010