Accepted an offer then got a better one? Here’s what to do!

Thursday, January 5th, 2017

Review your contract When a seller accepts an offer, that doesn’t mean the deal is truly done. For one, did you sign a contract? Until you’ve got your John Hancock on that document, a home is still technically available, says Julia Towle of Avant Realty Group in Massachusetts. This contract—often called a home purchase agreement—defines the responsibilities of each party, deadlines, and specific contingencies. Once […]

The surprising feature 92% of home buyers are looking for!

Thursday, November 10th, 2016

Laundry Room Percentage of buyers who want this feature: 92% Cost to install: $1,000 – $10,000 depending on scope of project More than anything else, homeowners want a room other than the guest bedroom to stack all the clean laundry in until it finally gets put away. A separate laundry room topped the National Association […]

What you need to inspect before you sell your home!

Thursday, November 3rd, 2016

Sewer inspection The time to find out if your dream home has a faulty sewer system or requires any repair is before the closing, not after you’ve signed on the dotted line. This inspection is especially important for houses that are 20 years older or more. Not only can the pipes erode and break down, […]

Need 5 reasons to sell this Fall? Here they are!

Thursday, October 27th, 2016

1. Demand Is Strong The latest Realtors’ Confidence Index from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows that buyer demand remains very strong throughout the vast majority of the country. These buyers are ready, willing and able to purchase… and are in the market right now! Take advantage of the buyer activity currently in the market. 2. There Is Less […]

Hire a Realtor to properly market your home!

Thursday, October 6th, 2016

You can’t just list it and forget it: Marketing a home in 2016 If you’re working with a quality agent, they won’t just put your house up on a real estate site and call it a day. They’ll create an entire marketing campaign for your home, covering everything from your home’s unique selling proposition to […]