Tag: home selling

Repairs to Make Before You List

Repairs to Make Before You List

A lot of money goes into buying a new house so it is understandable if a seller feels hesitant investing even more money to fix up their current house prior to selling. However, sellers may not realize that some of the issues they live with […]

Put a Little Life into Your Lights

Put a Little Life into Your Lights

When’s the last time you paid attention to your lights, switches and fixtures? They may seem like little things, but when selling a home, everything counts, so putting some thought into your home’s lighting can go a long way toward sprucing up your home without […]

Selling a Spa-Inspired Bathroom

Selling a Spa-Inspired Bathroom

It’s time to make your bathroom shine. There can be a lot going on in a bathroom. It’s used every day for showering, brushing teeth and other daily routines. With so much happening, it’s a wonder that bathrooms ever stay clean. But when your home […]

5 Tips for Selling Your Vacant Home

5 Tips for Selling Your Vacant Home

Selling a home always requires work, but selling a vacant home can demand a bit of extra attention. When furniture is removed, any flaws or quirks will be laid bare. And without a family tending to the space, dust settles faster than you may realize. […]

The Art of Feng Shui and Home Selling

The Art of Feng Shui and Home Selling

What does the ancient philosophy of Feng Shui have to do with real estate? Many believe that the Chinese art of correct placement can help sell their home faster. Feng Shui translates to “the wind and the water” and has long been believed to align […]

Title Problems to Resolve Before Selling Your Home

Title Problems to Resolve Before Selling Your Home

Whether it’s embarrassment or a messy home sale transaction you want to avoid, clearing up some title restrictions before a home sale can make both less problematic. Home sellers may be asked to clear up any problems found in a title report before the sale […]

Can the Seller Also Include Contingencies in a Contract?

Can the Seller Also Include Contingencies in a Contract?

Yes. For example, if you decide to sell your existing home first before buying another one, you can make the sale of your home contingent on finding a replacement home. Some sellers opt for this contingency to avoid a double move, such as moving to […]

5 Ways to Relieve Stress When Selling Your Home

5 Ways to Relieve Stress When Selling Your Home

With cleaning and packing up your things, worrying whether an offer will come through and thinking about leaving a home that has meant a lot to you over the years, the process of selling your home can be a stressful experience. Here are five tips […]

Cool Ideas for Dressing Up Your Kid’s Room

Cool Ideas for Dressing Up Your Kid’s Room

Icons and superheroes go in and out of style, so decorating your kids’ rooms to reflect their current favorite may not be the best idea. Decorators suggest using timeless themes and practical ideas to make their spaces cheerful and organized: Start with color – Choose a […]

Taming Your Closets for a Home Sale

Taming Your Closets for a Home Sale

Admittedly, the closets are probably not top of mind when you’re getting your home ready for a showing, but they can be important selling points, as lots of space is normally something on a house hunter’s wish list. Who doesn’t want a large walk-in closet […]