Modest Home Updates to “Wow” Buyers & Boost Value
When selling a home in today’s market, it’s important to consider all the options to help make it stand out and appear move-in ready to selective buyers.
Guest post by Patti Stern
When selling a home in today’s market, it’s important to consider all the options to help make it stand out and appear move-in ready to selective buyers. Which improvements require the least time, effort and expense but will significan... read more
How to Sell a House That Still Has a Mortgage Left on It
What happens to your mortgage when you sell your home?
Most people won’t live in the same home for 30 years, the typical life of a mortgage loan. So, when it comes time to sell, many homeowners still have mortgage debt to deal with. Is this a problem? What happens to your mortgage when you sell your home?
Once you sign your name on a mortgage loan, you are responsible for the money—no one else. This means that you mus... read more
Move to Temporary Housing Seamlessly in Five Steps
Here are 5 steps to help you through your transition without having to feel like a vagabond.
Guest post by Laura McHolm
Oh my, as if moving once wasn’t bad enough. You need to do it twice? Construction not complete? Haven’t quite found your dream house? Old house sold and new one not ready yet? Okay, let’s make this as easy as possible for you. First, don’t think of it as the same thing as the “Big ... read more
Effective Improvements for a Faster Sale
You have decided to sell your home, and you are eager to sell it ASAP! Here are the ways to efficiently and effectively improve your home for a speedy sale.
You have decided to sell your home, and you are eager to sell it ASAP! You need to move or want those proceeds immediately, but how? Let’s go through the best ways to efficiently and effectively improve your home for a speedy sale.
First, curbside appeal. This is the first thing ev... read more
How to Avoid the Top 5 Home Seller Mistakes
Cara Ameer with Coldwell Banker Vanguard Realty shares ways to avoid these potential home seller pitfalls.
Guest post by Cara Ameer with Coldwell Banker Vanguard Realty
When you are selling your home, it can be easy to be in a vacuum. You have a certain idea of what the market should pay for your home and what may or may not be an issue. After all, you are king of your castle, right? Your home has x, y and z . The location can’... read more