Do you Think Your Home will Sell Itself?

Posted by Kris Lindahl on Friday, May 15th, 2015 at 2:49pm.

Home for Sale

When it's time to sell your home, you cannot just expect it to go fast because it's a seller's market. Many have the idea that if the home is listed, they are half way there, but this isn't accurate.

It takes more than just listing your home to get it sold. Without listing the home properly, it could sit too long and buyers may assume there is an issue or reject it altogether. Here are a few of the things you need to consider during a seller's market when you want to sell your home.

Choose the Right Price

Listing your home too high or too low may have it sitting on the market way too long. A price set too high will scare away buyers and so will a price set too low. The low price communicates that the home may have issues; while the high price communicates that you really don't want to sell.

Curb Appeal Matters

First impressions are very important in life and the first impression your home make happens at the curb. When listing your home, make sure shrubs, flowers, paint, the yard and everything else a buyer will see when they first pull up is well manicured and taken care of. Peeling paint, wilted flowers and a neglected yard communicate the wrong message to buyers. Hire a landscaper to make sure you send the right message. Staging Makes a Difference

It may seem like an unnecessary expense, but staging makes a huge difference in selling your home fast and for the right price. Stagers are usually well worth the cost, especially if you want to sell fast.

Hire the Right Agent

With the right agent, you won't need lists of tips on how to sell your home faster. They will become your go-to counselor for home selling. Your agent will help make sure everything is in place to sell your home fast. As a local expert, your agent may be the most important decision you make when selling your home.

Your home won't just sell itself. You need the help of the right agent and the right plan. Make sure you remain humble and choose the right agent to help you get our home listed and sold fast.

Kris Lindahl
RE/MAX Results

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