Selling

April 18, 2022

It is Good to Know How Much Equity is in Your Home

If you have been a homeowner for the last couple of years your net worth has grown significantly. This is due to the recent large appreciation of home values since the beginning of the pandemic. This has increased the amount of equity many homeowners hold.

Here are some good things ...

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March 15, 2022

Staging a Small Kitchen

7 Tips for Staging a Small Kitchen

Staging a Small Kitchen

As you prepare your home to list, staging is one of the most important steps. Allowing your prospective buyers to imagine themselves in the house and see all its potential is essential; staging is the most effective way to do this.

If you ...

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Jan. 24, 2022

Preparing to Sell a Home in 2022

Preparing to Sell a Home in 2022

You have been wanting to sell your home but may be a little reluctant for the past few years for many different concerns and are gearing up to finally list it in 2022. It could be a financial decision that will bring great success.

All across the nation home prices ...

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Dec. 19, 2021

What to Do When the Appraisal Comes in Low

Even in a strong seller’s market where home values have greatly increased over just a short amount of time, there are some homeowners surprised to find out the true fair market value of their home is less than they expected.

If your home has gone through the appraisal process and ...

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Dec. 13, 2021

Should You Sell Your Home Before the End of 2021?

Should You Sell Your Home Before the End of 2021?

There has been a strong seller’s market in several areas all across the country for almost the last two years. There is limited housing inventory and a high interest of buyers paired with very competitive mortgage rates making the demand for homes even greater. If you sell your home between ...

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Dec. 7, 2021

10 Relocation and moving hacks to make your relocation faster and less costly

Moving is part of life, and you can experience it once or more along with your life. Relocating has always been a strenuous activity with physical and psychological consequences. Even the most brilliant planners can sometimes fail in this process. However, packing up your life and moving down the street ...

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Posted in Buying, Selling
Nov. 3, 2021

Who Pays Realtor Fees?

Realtor fees are how most real estate agents are paid for the home that they sell. Commission costs can vary from state to state and depending on the brokerage. A common question is who is responsible for the commission. The buyer or the seller?Who Pays Realtor Fees

Most of the time if you ...

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Oct. 17, 2021

When Can a Seller Back Out of a Home Sale?

It is rare for a seller to back out of a sale, but it does happen. Especially in a highly competitive market where sellers are receiving multiple offers and several above asking. Is a seller able to back out of an offer contract, when they have accepted it and signed ...

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Oct. 12, 2021

Are Open Houses Still Helpful?

Pre-pandemic, open houses were seen as a great helper to get a home sold, in some markets they were seen as a crucial tool for selling a home. At the start of the pandemic, many things shut down to keep large crowds from gathering and people from coming in contact ...

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Sept. 14, 2021

What to Do Today if You Want to Sell a House This Year

If you've been holding off listing and sell your home, let's do this thing now! But, are you ready? Have you prepared? If you're looking to sell your Portland home in 2021 there are things you can literally do today to help prep and plan for that ...

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