selling Archive

Accepting the Best Offer: What’s Important to You?

Choosing the best home offer is a cinch for sellers who know what terms are their deal-breakers. Planning ahead can get your clients the most out of their home sale. Help sellers have a seamless sale by sharing “6...
September 5, 2014

Sellers, Agents Mostly Agree on Top Home Improvement Projects

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine Both real estate agents and home sellers see the value in simple home improvement projects, saying they believe small renovations can go a long way in helping a home sell faster and for...
September 10, 2012

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

What Could be Devaluing Your Property?

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine Any number of things has the potential to devalue a property and turn off buyers. According to a recent article by Investopedia (“Sellers Beware: 8 Factors That Devalue a Good Home”), here are...
June 27, 2011

HouseLogic: Tax Refund Investment Ideas

By Erica Christoffer, Web Producer, REALTOR® Magazine Tomorrow is Tax Day. For procrastinators who are scrambling to meet the filing deadline — good luck. For those who have long since finished their taxes and are expecting a refund, now...

Selling Your Home During the Holidays

By Charlene Storozuk Selling your home is a stressful event, but doing so over the holiday season can kick the tension level up a notch.  If your home is on the market over the holidays, you might be wondering...
December 14, 2009