“There’s no place like home.” It’s more than just a sweet sentiment. Feeling comfort, security and warmth affects peoples’ mindsets, moods and actions. You may not always be able to point out the exact reason something is comforting or welcoming, but you can definitely recognize how it makes you feel. We explain what makes a […]
There is no denying that staging your home can increase the odds that it sells quickly and for a higher price. However, staging a home can be a lot of work and lead to a lot of questions and decisions. One major decision is what decor style to use. You want to select a style […]
“Negotiation.” The word itself can stir up a variety of reactions from excitement and anticipation to dread and fear. Those who aren’t well-versed in the art and science of negotiating might feel like it’s too close to confrontation, but those who have mastered it will likely disagree. Negotiation is more about listening and finding common […]
You’ve likely seen signs around your neighborhood that say things like, “We pay CASH for houses” or “Sell your house QUICK.” If you call the phone number listed on these signs, you’ll get connected to an investor. An investor may also reach out if you’ve put your house on the market and they’re interested in […]
Understanding how to buy a house while selling your own is no small task. After all, you need to prepare your home for prospective buyers and find the time to research the best listing price while timing it just right so that you can use the cash from the sale towards your new home. It’s […]
The holiday season may not be the best time of year to sell a house, but that doesn’t mean you can’t find ways to celebrate while your home is on the market. If you’re worried about your ability to manage the sale of your home while enjoying holiday festivities, just keep in mind that you […]
The ultimate gift on your wish list came early this holiday season. You sold your home! Now you can move out and move on to the next stage of your life. But if you’re moving anytime between now and the new year, you’re doing so during one of the busiest, most stressful seasons. This year, […]
Selling your home can be complex, but the more you know, the easier it will be. Being aware of the Fair Housing Act real estate provisions can help you avoid unintentional discrimination. Here is what you need to know about the FHA.