Keep Your Home Sale from Falling Apart

Finding a buyer for your home is just the first step on the homeselling path. Tread carefully in the weeks ahead because if you make one of these common seller mistakes, your deal may not close. Mistake #1: Ignore Contingencies If your contract requires you to do something before the sale, do it. If the …

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Be Safe When Selling Your Home!

Do you know what to do to be safe when your home’s on the market? When you’re a home seller, yes–you’re selling your home. But you also need to keep you and your family safe. Here’s some solid safety advice from the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS: Keep your personal info safe: Hide bills, invoices, mail, …

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What Home Buyers and Sellers Should Know About Housing Affordability

Is it the right time to buy a house? Is it the right time to sell? How do you know when to jump into the real estate market? The answer is….it depends. There’s no single answer that applies to everyone. A host of factors come into play, including the economy in general, whether home prices …

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Comparing US and UK home staging

Staging a home when selling — how the US and the UK do it. It’s never an easy decision to sell a home, no matter what the circumstances. It’s especially difficult if a family has lived there for many years and has an understandable emotional attachment to it. One would think that home staging in …

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