How To Stay Safe When Selling Your Home

When you are about to list your home for sale on the market, you have to make time for all of the preparations before the open house process begins. There are certain steps you always need to take before selling a home, such as removing your personal photos and making some updates to the home, … Continue reading How To Stay Safe When Selling Your Home

How Safe Is It To Sell Your Own Home?

When it comes time to sell your home, you may be tempted to sell it on your own. However, before you enter into the world of "For Sale By Owner" you should understand what you are getting into. You may be looking to cut costs by selling your home yourself. However, selling a house without … Continue reading How Safe Is It To Sell Your Own Home?

Selling Your House For Top Dollar

When it's time to sell your home, you certainly want to get as much out of it as possible. However, if you over-price your home, it may not sell very quickly or at all. Here are some of the best tips you will find for getting top dollar when selling your home. Choose an Aggressive … Continue reading Selling Your House For Top Dollar

10 Shortcuts For Getting Ready For Last Minute Showings

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. … Continue reading 10 Shortcuts For Getting Ready For Last Minute Showings

How To Stage A House Buyers Will Love

Staging your home may seem like something you don't have to do, but you really cannot get as much out of the home without staging it. A staged home will look and feel more attractive to buyers. This means, they are more likely to make a higher offer. Here are some of the best tips … Continue reading How To Stage A House Buyers Will Love

Can You Sell Your Home Without Dropping the Price?

Every seller’s goal is to get the most amount of money for the value of their home. Which, in many cases, turns into a price war. Sellers would rather price their home aggressively and hope that buyers take the bait. Experts struggle with the mis-perception around pricing strategies. The more successful approach, they have found … Continue reading Can You Sell Your Home Without Dropping the Price?

Pricing Your Home to Sell in a Seller’s Market

No doubt about it, many Intown Jacksonville real estate markets are experiencing "seller's markets" (Murray Hill is the exception to this).  What is a "Seller's Market" and how does it affect your ability to sell your home and get the highest price possible? A "Seller's Market"  means that there are more buyers shopping than there … Continue reading Pricing Your Home to Sell in a Seller’s Market

Intown Market Update for December

(Absorption Rate is a good indicator of what is going on – it shows the number of months it takes to for a home to sell). Avondale Absorption rate dropped to about 5 from November to December. That means average house was on the market 90 days. A average list price dropped slightly to around $180,000 … Continue reading Intown Market Update for December

Decorating For Halloween and the Holidays When Your House is on the Market

With the holidays coming up many homeowners like to go all out in decorating.  However, if your house is on the market then special consideration should be given to how you decorate. What not to do: Don't over decorate so buyers can't see the house when they are looking.  Remember buyers are there to take … Continue reading Decorating For Halloween and the Holidays When Your House is on the Market