Last week, we reviewed five things that prospective homebuyers hate to see in a home for sale. Because that was only half of the list, it seemed fitting to include the other five deplorables in the following article. The previous article covered the woes of dirt and grime, the presence of pets, current owners, and clutter, as well as dank bathrooms and kitchen. This article will focus on other stylistic choices plus the home’s exterior.
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Selling a home can take a substantial amount of effort. If you do the work, though, you can reap the best results. While there are steps to take to prepare your home for a sale, also be aware of what your potential homebuyers will hate. In other words, know what aspects of the home to target so your house is ready to wow and welcome its next owner.
Selling your house takes some measure of preparations. You don’t want to cut corners, and you want to get the best price. Perhaps most of all, you want to sell quickly. No matter what the reason may be, getting your house sold as soon as possible will keep the house from lessening in value and becoming stale on the market. First, however, there are a few tasks to check off to achieve the best results in your home sale.
A common understanding of renting versus buying a home is that buying is always better. Buying a home allows for total control of the property, lower monthly payments, return on investment, and overall savings. However, renting may be a must considering your situation and lifestyle. Here are three overarching reasons why renting may be a better choice.
If you are tired of living in your parent’s basement or that janky apartment that smells bad, it’s probably time for you to buy your first house. This will be an exciting and draining time, but it will be all worth it in the end. Your aspiration is to find that perfect home that doesn’t cost as much, but unfortunately, there will be some roadblocks. In this post, we will go over a few mistakes that first-time homebuyers make and what you can do to make sure it doesn’t happen to you. (more…)
If you are about to take the next step in life by buying a house that means you have to get a mortgage. The entire process can seem daunting, but with these steps, you will be able to get the best mortgage possible. (more…)
We all know that apartments don’t give you the same space as a house and space in most apartments aren’t that spacious themselves. You have to work with what you get and there are many ways to broaden the space you’re given no matter the size of your apartment.
When it comes to finding a perfect home for you, hiring the right real estate agent is a crucial part of the selling and buying process. There are a number of factors that will determine whether a prospective real estate agent can meet your needs and put you in the perfect property. By asking important questions from the get-go, you can determine whether a prospective real estate agent is the right person to help you buy or sell your home. But where to start? Here are some essential questions to ask a prospective real estate agent for your real estate transaction. (more…)
There are so many reasons why spring is an ideal time to boost the curb appeal of your home, from bright bursts of colorful flowers to warm, sunny weather outside. What better time of year to put your home on the market with beautiful curb appeal? If spring is your season for selling, consider the many ways in which you can boost the curb appeal of your home in the upcoming weeks. (more…)
While you may already know that staging your home is an essential step towards successfully selling your home, did you know that there are certain rooms of your home that are worth emphasizing a little more for a potential buyer? By highlighting a few key areas of your home, you can easily showcase the best aspects of your house for future homebuyers to appreciate all that your home as to offer. As you are preparing to sell your home in 2019, consider these three essential rooms to emphasize as you are staging this spring. (more…)