Category: Virtual Agent

Create a Holiday Card

Create a Holiday Card for Your Home This holiday season we’re giving ForSaleByOwner.com sellers the opportunity to promote their home sale with a unique holiday card they can download, email and share across social media. Select from four seasonal frames. Swap listing photos from the image carousel. Share on Facebook and Twitter or download and […]

Holiday Card FAQ

Create a Holiday Card for Your Home This holiday season we wanted to give back to ForSaleByOwner.com sellers by allowing you to promote your home sale with a festive card. All you have to do is log in to your Selling Center Dashboard and click on the link under Alerts that says, “Create your holiday […]

5 Scary Home Staging Mistakes to Avoid

Staging your home is one of the most important steps in preparing to sell. A home that has been expertly staged will create beautiful photos for online listings and draw buyers in during showings. If you make these scary mistakes, however, you may send buyers running.

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5 Tips for Building Good Relationships with Local Agents

Just because you’re selling a home FSBO doesn’t mean you don’t have worry about your relationship with local real estate agents. They are very involved in the community and could be in position to bring a lot of buyer traffic your way. Our advice? Treat local agents with respect and you’ll reduce the chances that […]

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7 Ways to Stage a Home’s Exterior

If the outside of your home makes a bad impression on potential buyers, chances of you receiving an offer that meets your expectations will diminish. Start with these steps to make your home as attractive as possible from the outside.

A bright clean bathroom says a lot about how you maintain your house. Buyers will appreciate that.

8 Photos Every Listing Should Have

Nothing is more important to your listing than great photos. Follow our tips to begin building a great listing gallery.

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15 Things to Check Off Your Showing a Home For Sale To Do List

Before Your Showing Stage, declutter and fix. Clean, clean, clean. Create a showing schedule that offers flexibility to buyers and works for you. Prepare answers to buyers’ questions about your house, neighborhood, school district and other pertinent facts. Make sure your home looks great from the outside. Curb appeal is important. Create a safety and […]

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Expert Home Staging Tips to Avoid Deal Killing Criticisms

If you think that home staging isn’t important, or if you’ve left it off your “to do” list entirely, you may want to rethink that position, and here’s why: Staging your home to sell before you list gets you prepared to sell and gets you better photos for your listing, which will create more views […]

Fix any plumbing problems. A leaky faucet or slow-running drain will give buyers a bad impression of your home.

Consider Offering Home Warranty to Your Buyer

A home warranty is a one-year protection plan to cover major appliances and systems so your buyers have peace of mind once they take possession of the home. For a few hundred dollars, a home warranty will cover the repair or replacement costs for appliances and systems like these: • Heating System • Air Conditioning […]

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Pricing Your Home For Sale in 8 Steps

Nothing is more important to your home sale price than setting the right price. Follow these guidelines as you move toward determining your listing price.