The main focus for homeowners and realtors alike when selling a home is to get the best offer on the home within the shortage amount of time possible. Below are five secrets that can help sell your home quickly and with a favorable offer.
A home should not be put on the market unless it is 100% presentable, has no pending repairs, is priced appropriately, and is ready for a buyer. Many times, buyers only take couple of months to buy a home. The last thing you want to do is put your home on the market before it is ready to sell as many buyers won’t have a proper perception of your home. They are looking for a home that is ready for them to buy. Sellers will lose out if they market their home before necessary repairs are done.
Another important element is pricing your home correctly for the current market. A real estate agent can help you determine the worth of your home. Often homeowners price their homes based on how much they need to make from it instead of how much it’s worth. If your home is overpriced for the market, it will be harder to find a buyer. If it’s underpriced on the other hand, potential buyers might think there are underlying issues within the home. Buyers do not want to buy a home that constantly requires repairs and underpricing a home often gives this perception.
Curb Appeal Matters
The appearance of your home inside and out matters. When potential buyers come to view your home, they start making their decision. It doesn’t matter how big and beautiful your house is, if the yard is unkempt, dust has accumulated, the pool is a mess, and so forth potential buyers will not be attracted to it. You want to get good offers for your home? Make sure it is presentable from the day you put in on the market.
Find a Local Real Estate Agent
Find a local real estate agent to assist in the sale of your home. Find a realtor that will assist you in your ultimate goal; finding a buyer quickly who is willing to offer the best offer. Talk to local realtors, talk to other homeowners, and determine who the professional is that you need to be working with to sell your home. It is important to find a realtor that you have determined to be professional and will do a good job for you. Ask the hard questions. You are paying for the services that a realtor is providing so be sure to get the return on your investment you are looking for.
Cozy and Welcoming
When your home is up for sale it is important to create an environment that is welcoming, easy to show, and comfortable. Buyers often making their decision based on how they feel within the home. Create an environment that makes your home easy to show by ensuring all rooms are accessible, that there is no clutter that hinders getting around the home, that the lighting, and smells within the home are all pleasant.
Learn more about C21 Lady of the Lakes Realtors and the numerous services they offer including: buying a new home, selling a home, or renting a home at www.ladyofthelakes.com. To contact one of our real estate agents call 734-426-6060 today.