Articles relating to "Seller services":
Top return on investment? Smaller remodeling projects (4/20/2017)
Appraisal Institute research finds that homeowners who want a remodeling project to return as much money as possible at closing should opt for smaller projects. A limited kitchen redo, for example, returns a higher percentage of the cost.
Common real estate slip-ups retirees make (4/17/2017)
People on the cusp of retirement often make decisions based on lifestyle and need. Many fail to consider finances and appealing choices could also be expensive.
Love the kitchen – hate the bedrooms (4/3/2017)
While most buyers focus on kitchens first, the bedrooms can kill a deal if buyers can’t look past the bright paint, cluttered shelves and thick curtains.
5 smart reminders for your home sellers (3/23/2017)
Sellers may overlook some steps that can ease their stress. Realtor.com suggests that sellers should remember to clean everything and to test the doorbell.
Home improvements: Which ones recoup the most money? (1/19/2017)
If a home improvement project costs $1,000, how much money will the homeowner get back if he sells the home? In 2017, only attic insulation recoups more than its cost, though a new steel entry door returns 90.7% when the house sells.
On-demand showings help buyers but frustrate sellers (1/10/2017)
How do agents achieve a balance between buyers’ desire to see homes on demand and sellers’ need to know who’s showing the house and when they’ll arrive?
Why are the holidays a good time to sell a home? (11/14/2016)
While home shopping could interfere with holiday parties, buyers benefit for a number of reasons, including more time off work and end-of-the-year income taxes.
Survey: Rising prices entice likely sellers to wait (11/2/2016)
Home seller conundrum: Move-up buyers want to jump into the market now before prices go up, but they also want to wait and get top dollar for their current home.