Archive for March, 2011

Frustrated Home Sellers: If Your House Could Talk

With so many people trying to sell a house these days, Realtors and home sellers are looking for that usual edge to stand out from the crowd. Each home is yelling out, or perhaps by now, barking hoarsely, “Pick me! Pick me!” Interestingly enough, there are two new talky technologies that can make your house [...]

Home Selling Tip: Who’s Buying Now?

Do you know who’s most like to buy your house? The National Association of Home Builders in partnership with Builder Magazine recently held a seminar discussing who today’s home buyers are and what they’re looking for in a property. In this seminar they listed a number of trends and buying preferences based on a survey [...]

10 Big Things Home Sellers Can Control

In my last post I was talking about why home sellers get frustrated… throughout history most people were able to pull up stakes when resources ran low or new opportunities beckoned. Nowadays, however, we’re tied to our properties and unable to move on when we need to.  But the good news is we do have [...]

Why Home Sellers Get Crabby

It’s an unnatural state for any living thing to not be able to move on when the mood or need strikes. Most animals are free to roam the plains, swim the oceans and navigate the skies. There are even trees in the Amazon known as “Walking Trees” which can grow new appendages that enable them [...]

Five Traits of a Winning Home Seller

Yes, the housing market is slow, fewer people are buying and loans are harder to get – but some lucky people are still selling homes. How are they doing it? These lucky home sellers have cultivated five traits that increase their chance of finding a buyer. Ultimately, it boils down to making your home as [...]