Seller Tips

November 12, 2017

Should I hire an agent to sell my home?

Selling a home can be quite an adventurous journey. In the many years I’ve been helping people sell their homes, I’ve found four compelling reasons owners should invest in hiring an agent versus selling on their own. An experienced real estate agent can efficiently guide you on the path to […]
November 5, 2017

Avoid the Top 10 Selling Mistakes

Serious about selling your home? Before you sign anything, read about these common mistakes that home sellers make: Pricing Too High: It’s no secret, price is everything. Overpricing does more to discourage buyers than any other single factor. When you overprice, you put your home in competition with homes that may […]
November 1, 2017

Seller’s List of 25 Fix-ups

The condition of your home will have a huge impact on how fast it sells, and its eventual selling price. Preparing your home for sale can pay you huge dividends. Many fix ups cost very little and consist mostly of time and some elbow grease. Here are some simple tips […]
July 22, 2017

Investing in Plumbing Repairs

You will spot several different types of plumbing systems in any housing market, including your own. Copper, galvanized, rigid plastic, polybutylene, and soft plastic are but a few. Certain systems are more prone to having certain problems. Fixing minor plumbing repairs today can save you time and money when you […]
July 22, 2017

A Little Painting Works Wonders

New paint makes the entire home smell clean and neat, and can bring sellers top dollar. If your home has chipped paint, exposed wood, or surfaces that looks faded, it’s time for new paint.  Especially if your home was built before 1978 and has chipping paint.  If the buyer is a […]
July 22, 2017

Pricing Your Home to Sell

Did you know the best chance for selling your property is within the first seven weeks? And in Summerville, the median number of days on market is less than two weeks. It’s true. Studies show that the longer a property stays on the market, the less the seller will net […]
July 17, 2017

Showing Your Home to Sell

The greatest way to show a home is to make it available for agents to show it.  I know this sounds obvious but you’d be amazed at the number of times I try to show a home and cannot get in for one reason or another.  Typically a key is […]
July 17, 2017

Making the Most of Curb Appeal

Most buyers choose to drive by your home first before wanting to set an appointment to view. An attractive yard that is free of debris will gain interest quickly. Make sure that trees are trimmed and that your home can be seen from the street. Have the grass mowed, trimmed […]