Selling

Feb. 8, 2019

How to Prepare Your House for a Home Inspection

How to Prepare Your House for a Home Inspection

If you've recently accepted an offer on your home the next step is usually the home inspection. If you're starting to stress out about this step, there are some ways to prepare it your home and yourself for this part of the buying process.

#1. Ask any and ...

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Jan. 9, 2019

What Improvements Should I Make When Selling?

What Improvements Should I Make When Selling?

If you’re considering selling you probably want the most out of your return. Whether it’s an investment property or your primary residence, getting back a good return on investment. You probably don’t want to put in $10,000 worth of renovations if they are only going to return a $5 ...

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Jan. 7, 2019

Is Staging Your Home Worth the Investment

 

Is Staging Your Home Worth the InvestmentIt is common knowledge that when a home is put on the market for sale, it should be in the best shape possible for the prospective buyers.  This involves thorough cleaning, removing of clutter and making sure it is well lit.  However, is it worth the extra time and ...

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Dec. 10, 2018

Page 4 - Home Values and Outdated Staging to Avoid

10 Ways Your House Could Feel Outdated

There's something to be said for timeless decorations and furnishings. Sometimes an old hutch, family heirloom, or memento, as to the charm and design of an entire room but there are also things that are simply outdated and there's not much ...

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Dec. 10, 2018

Page 3 - Best Home Staging Tips for Portland Sellers

3 Major Rules of Home Staging

Home staging is no longer a fad or something that very few homeowners do to sell their home anymore. Most homeowners are doing everything they can to set up, stage and present their homes in the best possible light for potential homebuyers. If you ...

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Dec. 10, 2018

Page 2 - Best Home Improvement Staging and Prep When Selling

Valuable Staging Tips When Selling Your Portland Home

Although we are licensed real estate brokers and perform most all and sometimes far beyond what a typical Realtor might do, there are some tactics you, the seller, can take into your own hands to ensure you have showings and ultimately an ...

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Dec. 10, 2018

Best Home Improvement Projects When Selling Your Home

We always want our sellers to have the most valuable information when staging, prepping and selling, which is why we've compiled a list of our favorite and most important home selling/staging/and cleaning tips out there. Pick your favorite or read them all... they will give you countless ...

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Nov. 18, 2018

Showing a House Around Thanksgiving

An open house... a showing on a holiday.. who are these people!? Do people really buy real estate on a holiday?

Surprisingly yes. Showing a House Around Thanksgiving

So how are sellers supposed to deal?

Well, believe it or not, I've had buyers that were just in town for the Thanksgiving holiday and ...

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Nov. 12, 2018

What We Can Learn from Buyers to Help Sell Your Home

What we can learn from today's buyers

Every year the homebuyer Survey comes out with valuable information for agents and sellers. If we don't know what buyers want, how can we set ourselves up for selling success? Let's take a look at what the National Association of Realtors has to say about their annual survey ...

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Oct. 29, 2018

12 Easy Ways to Add Value to Your Home

We're always looking for ways to add value whether it's to ourselves with the pedicure, manicure, or great new haircut, or our home. Even if you're not selling your house, adding value is something that not just improves the value monetarily wise, but it makes you feel ...

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