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 [...]

Home Selling Tip: Focus on Buyer Descriptions

One way to get buyers to your front door who would specifically be interested in your home is to craft a sales message that would appeal directly to that group. For example, if your home is the perfect place for young couples just starting out, your sales description should emphasize features such as a secure [...]

Four Tips For Selling An Ugly House

With so many sellers doing their best to make their homes look showplace perfect, house hunters are getting used to seeing nice-looking homes. But, what do you do if the house you’re selling has seen better days–and you don’t have the time, energy or resources to dress it up? Many people are finding themselves in [...]

Attract Home Buyers Through Niche Blogging

If you’re reading this post, then you know there’s a blog for every audience. Which means niche blogging can be a terrific venue for targeting specific people — who just may be interested in buying your property. Let’s say you’re an avid gardener and you’ve created a blog about plants you love, including photos of [...]