Category: How-to Guide

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Should I Sell My House? A 3 Step Guide to Deciding

Planting a “for sale” sign in front of a house might seem like the beginning of the home sale process. The truth is, it’s only one step of a journey that typically starts weeks or even months earlier. Setting a price, listing a home for sale and showing the home to potential buyers are all […]

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How to Calculate Average Rate of Appreciation

Knowing how to calculate the average rate of appreciation on your home can help you receive a great baseline for your asking price.


How to Prepare to Sell Your Home FSBO in 5 Stages

There are a lot of details to take care of before you list your home and show it to prospective buyers. To help guide you through preparing yourself and whipping your home into shape, we’ve outlined the five basic stages of preparing: • Prepare yourself • Repair and replace • Declutter • Stage • Decide […]


6 Ways to Prepare Yourself for Selling By Owner

While there’s no doubt that preparing your home is at the top of the to-do list when selling on your own, preparing yourself psychologically for the process ahead is really step #1. If you’re not ready, chances of your sale proceeding in a smooth fashion greatly diminish. So take a deep breath, and put these […]


6 Steps to Marketing Your Home

It’s a simple concept: The more people who are interested in your home the greater the likelihood your home will sell quickly and for a fair price. Just like any business, marketing your home is all about creating an interested audience from which your ideal buyer emerges. In the past, anyone opting to sell without […]


6 Step Guide to Showing Your Home

You’ve priced your home, written a great description, decluttered and staged, taken great photos and deployed a solid marketing plan. You are now ON.