January 2 2018

Shelly Ragan

Use The Right Paint Finish

Topics: Around The Home, Home Seller Tips

Ready to paint your home? Be sure to use the right finishes in each room and feature to make the best impact in your home. Using the wrong finishes can backfire for home owners if the wrong ones are used in the wrong spaces. Below, you’ll find the most common finishes and recommendations on where […]

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To Stay or to Go: Should You Hang Around During Your Open House?

Topics: Home Seller Tips

Are you thinking of listing your home for sale? Whether this is your first sale or you have been through the process a few times, you are probably aware that you will need to host at least one open house. Welcoming strangers in to tour your home can range from delightful to irritating, but it is a critical part of the selling process.

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You Ask, We Answer: Should I Sell My Home Now or Wait Until the Spring?

Topics: Home Seller Tips

Have you been thinking about listing your house or condo for sale? As you are likely aware, the seasons play a role in our local real estate market and how busy it is. In today’s blog post we will explore why selling your home during the winter can beat waiting for the real estate market to warm up in the spring.

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Should You Get a Home Inspection Before Selling Your Home? Let’s Take a Look

Topics: Home Seller Tips

Give some thought to your home’s current condition. How old is it? When was its last professional inspection? Has your home suffered any significant weather or other kinds of damage? Let’s have a quick look at a few reasons why you may want to consider investing in a professional home inspection before selling your home.

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4 Mistakes That Plague First-Time Home Sellers and How to Avoid Making Them

Topics: Home Seller Tips

Are you thinking about selling your home? If this is your first time going through the selling process, you may be wondering just how well things are going to go. Selling a home is usually a smooth process – there are thousands sold each day – but issues can arise if you’re not careful. Let’s explore four mistakes that are commonly made by first-time home sellers and how you can avoid them.

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What Are the True Costs of Selling a Home? Let’s Take a Look

Topics: Home Seller Tips

Are you thinking about selling your house? Before you decide to list your home up for sale, it is helpful to get a clear picture of how much it’s going to cost. Whether you are sprucing things up with a fresh coat of paint, replacing the roof membrane or just covering your taxes, there will be a few bills to pay. Let’s take a quick look at some of the true costs that you’ll incur when selling your home.

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Is ‘Curb Appeal’ Really That Important When Selling Your Home? Yes – Here’s Why

Topics: Home Seller Tips

Do you remember the first time you shopped for or purchased a home? If so, think back to that moment. What did you first notice? Do you remember certain aspects of the home’s appearance, or perhaps some unique landscape feature? Was it the bright color of the freshly-painted door or the glossy sheen from the clean windows?

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