READY TO MOVE ON? HERE ARE SOME COMMON QUESTIONS
Locate an agent who will provide a free market analysis so that you will have an idea of how the real estate market is performing in your area.
Interview two to three agents that are familiar with the market in your area. Hiring an agent to sell your house will ensure that your best interests are protected.
Make sure you are comfortable with the agent and that you trust that person, you will be spending a lot of time with this professional over the next few months.
Your real estate agent will be able to give you tips on how to best present your home.
From simple, inexpensive tips to refresh and beautify the exterior of your home, to cost-effective updates you can make to the interior (the fastest, most inexpensive kitchen updates include painting and new cabinet hardware), your agent will be able to provide you with advice that will help you to get the best possible price for your home.
Your agent will provide you with a marketing strategy to sell your house as quickly as possible.
Go over the marketing plan and details, determine whether or not strategies such as planning an open house will significantly increase the number of people who see the house.
Be prepared to allow your agent to show your house to prospective buyers at any time.
Time is of the essence and most buyers are looking at several homes.
Make sure your house is tidy and presentable to make the best first impression possible. This will ensure that your home is sold as quickly as possible.