Posts Tagged ‘ Home Selling Advice ’

Using QR Codes for Real Estate Marketing

11/03/2010
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Using QR Codes for Real Estate Marketing

We recently learned about a new technology to use for real estate marketing and we are giving it a try.  Lots of people have access to the internet on their phones now.  However, accessing internet information from the phone can be difficult unless the website is formatted for mobile phone display.  Using this new technology, it is easy to display property information on a cell phone. We create a mobile phone formatted website for...

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Phoenix Area Home Prices Starting to Increase

05/27/2010
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I just read an article from the Phoenix Business Journal regarding homes prices.    Everyone is always wondering when the real estate prices will have hit bottom.  That is something we can’t tell until prices have started to increase and we are past the bottom.  We have seen greater competition by buyers in the market place and reduced inventories compared to the recent past years.  Read more: Home prices show first annual increase in three years...

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Selling Your Home – Make it Look Great to Help it Sell Quickly

05/25/2010
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Selling Your Home – Make it Look Great to Help it Sell Quickly

7 Tips for Staging Your Home Make your home warm and inviting to boost your home’s value and speed up the sale process. Read 5 Tips to Prepare Your Home for Sale Working to get your home ship-shape for showings will increase its value and shorten your sales time. Read Visit houselogic.com for more articles like this. Copyright 2010 NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®

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Listing Book for Home Owners and Home Sellers

02/24/2010
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  We have a new service we are offering to home owners and home sellers. Sign up for your free Listingbook account and you can easily: Find out what homes similar to yours are selling for in your neighborhood Get notifications of price changes and new listings in your neighborhood If you list with us you can: We will provide you with a  Competitive Market Analysis so we can work with you to set...

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Short Sale Advisory for Home Owners

02/10/2010
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If you own your own home, are having trouble paying your mortgage, and are considering a short sale, you should read the Short Sale Seller Advisory.  This was issued in January 2010 by the Arizona Department of Real Estate in conjunction with the Arizona Association of REALTORS® and has a lot of good information.  Here are some of the topics covered: Understand a Lender’s Options upon Loan Default Be Aware of Predatory “Rescue” Scans...

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Phoenix Area – Things to Do in February

01/29/2010
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Feng Shui for Real Estate Workshop, Scottsdale - February 13 from 10:00 am to 2:00pm at Scottsdale Home and Garden Expo Center 13802 North Scottsdale Road.  Scottsdale, AZ  85254.  Sellers – get the Feng Shui perspective on how to make your home more attractive to potential buyers. The VNSA Used Book Sale, Phoenix - February 13 – 14 at the Arizona State Fair Grounds.  This is one of the country’s largest used book sales.  CDs...

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Features Buyers Want

01/28/2009
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Features Buyers Want

Here are the five kitchen and bath features buyers want the most: 36% want a separate shower enclosure in the master bath 31% want an eat-in kitchen 24% want high-end appliances 23% want granite counter tops 21% want a kitchen island Source February 2009 issue of REALTOR® Magazine - Source: NAR 2007 Profile of Buyers’ Home Feature Preferences

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Improve Your Odds of Getting Your Home Sold

01/27/2009
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Improve Your Odds of Getting Your Home Sold

When you are selling your home what it looks like on the inside matters. Buyers will look at photos of the inside of your home on the Internet and will decide based upon these photos whether or not they want to see your home. Don’t think that if the inside of your home is a mess that you can still get buyers by not having interior photos of your home posted on the MLS....

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Planning Your Move

09/06/2008
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Planning Your Move

We have added a button “Moving Checklist” which is just below the “Condo Search” button. This will link you to a Moving Time Table and a Moving Checklist. You can print either or both out for your use in planning your move. A few more tips are listed below. Packing Considerations · When obtaining boxes look for medium size ones that will be easy to lift when full. · Compartmentalized containers (with cardboard dividers)...

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Why no one is looking at your home for sale.

08/15/2008
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Why no one is looking at your home for sale.

Click on picture for a larger image. Showing homes to potential buyers starts these days at the computer. Agents search for homes using criteria that is given to them by the buyer. It has to be in a certain city or it has to have four bedrooms. If you’ve bought anything, you’ve been through this process. Realtors input this information into the Multiple Listing Service (MLS). What most of them fail to realize is...

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