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What’s In Store For Home Sellers This Spring


As warmer weather starts spreading across the United States, look for the residential real estate market to emerge from its hibernation. That’s the reassuring view from Eddie Tyner, general manager of ForSaleByOwner.com, one of several online services that help sellers bypass real estate agents and their 6 percent commissions. “Buyers who might have been reluctant […]


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4 Simple Tips to Help Sell a Home by Summer’s End


If you’ve been watching the news or reading the paper, you know that the last few weeks have seen a pretty significant increase in mortgage rates (Freddie Mac is reporting that the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate rose to 4.46%, the highest it’s been in almost two years), which means that it’s more important than […]


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The Best Day to List Your Home for Sale by Owner


We get asked this question all the time: When should I list my home? ForSaleByOwner.com sees the most traffic from interested buyers on Sundays and Mondays. This means that you need to refresh your listing before the weekend, especially if you’re reducing your asking price, so that everyone who sees it gets the best listing […]


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5 Steps to Prep Your Home for the Selling Season


The National Association of Realtors’ Research Department recently released their Confidence Index based on home selling data from February. Among the latest information about the state of the real estate market, it was found that the national average for the number of days a home sits on the market is 74 days. The selling season […]


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Spring Into Selling Season


We don’t want to jinx it, but we could we be looking at a real seller’s market. A limited number of homes for sale and rising home prices are driving more buyers to market early to take advantage of low mortgage interest rates. Before they pounce on your house, use these real estate insider tips […]


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