How To Sell A House

US Home Price Insights

Through February 2022 with Forecasts through February 2023 Source: Core Logic Introduction The CoreLogic Home Price Insights report features an interactive view of our Home Price Index product with analysis through February 2022 and forecasts through February 2023. CoreLogic HPI™ is designed to provide an early indication of home price trends. The indexes are fully revised with […]

amandasearlerealtor | Apr 21, 2022

10 Shortcuts To Getting Ready For A Last Minute Showing

When you’ve spent time preparing to sell your home, you can still find yourself caught off guard when a last minute showing is going to take place. You knew that your house was going to be shown at times, but you also have to live in the house while you wait for it to sell. […]

amandasearlerealtor | Apr 11, 2022

Should You Move Yourself Or Hire Movers?

To pack or not to pack, that is the question. Is it better to pack and move yourself or to hire a moving company to do the work for you? It seems right now that more people are opting for the DIY move, or at least a partial DIY move. Not only is it significantly […]

amandasearlerealtor | Jan 31, 2022

Buying A House While Selling Your Current One?

Everyone talks about the steep learning curve of buying your first home, and they’re right to. But your first purchase is also the easiest home purchase you’ll ever make. After that, you need to not only find a new home but also find a buyer for your current home. Most confusingly of all, if you’re […]

amandasearlerealtor | Jan 24, 2022

Your Tax Deductions Guide For 2022

Home Office: Only Self-Employed Workers Qualify for Home Office Deductions TAX FACTS: To take a home office deduction, you must be self-employed and the home office must be used exclusively and regularly for your business and be your principal place of business, with few exceptions. If you receive a W-2 from your employer, you do […]

amandasearlerealtor | Jan 6, 2022

Home Improvements With High ROI

Is your house a little dated? Do you want to make some improvements or upgrades but also want to make sure that you get the best bang for your buck if you decide to sell? Not all home improvements bring a good return on investment when selling, so unless the improvement is simply for your […]

amandasearlerealtor | Dec 14, 2021

How To Decorate Your Home For The Holidays When Selling

Selling your home during the holidays doesn’t have to be a hassle or impossible. With the right real estate agent and the right decorating tips, you can enjoy the holidays and still show your home to potential buyers. Here are some great decorating tips you can use when you are trying to sell your home, […]

amandasearlerealtor | Nov 29, 2021

Is This Your Situation: Buying a House While Selling Another One?

Everyone talks about the steep learning curve of buying your first home, and they’re right to. But your first purchase is also the easiest home purchase you’ll ever make. After that, you need to not only find a new home but also find a buyer for your current home. Most confusingly of all, if you’re […]

amandasearlerealtor | Nov 22, 2021

14 Staging Mistakes You Don’t Know You Are Making

Staging a home makes a big difference when showing it to prospective buyers. Many realtors recommend staging because it helps you get the highest possible value for the home. However, there are common mistakes many make without even knowing it. Here are some of the staging mistakes you may be making. Choosing a Staging Company […]

amandasearlerealtor | Nov 1, 2021

Is This Your Situation: How Do I Price My Home Correctly Right Off The Bat?

The market is constantly changing and pricing a home continues to be one of the biggest challenges real estate professionals face on a daily basis. It’s not uncommon for sellers to want to price their homes higher than recommended, but that may not be the correct solution to get the home sold.  Here are 3 […]

amandasearlerealtor | Oct 26, 2021