Extra vehicles such as cars (running and non), boats, RVs, jet skis, motorcycles and more are not only distractions for potential buyers, they may pose hazards. Sellers need to think about storage options before the home is listed.
How is your area doing when it comes to employment? Do you have one single strong employer or a variety of employers? What happens when your housing market when local job market expands or shrinks? Report on employment - it tells a great story!
Agents, this article was written to help you articulate your value, whether you are being asked if you can either cut your commission or if your client is considering a discount brokerage. Having your talking points ready will help you win over more clients, establish trust and provide you with a stronger negotiating position.
Dispel some of the more-common real estate myths and add your own! This blog starter gives you content to dispel some of the more-common real estate myths and allows you space to expand into myths that are prevalent in your area. Or use the additional myths we have provided for you.
Air conditioning maintenance can be a benefit to both sellers who are selling during the heat of summer and those homeowners who have just purchased. Share your advice with this blog.
Focusing on lending, this blog is a great primer for those considering a home purchase. You can include information from your lender or about lending requirements in your area for different types of loans.
The decision is ultimately theirs, but this blog includes stats from the National Association of REALTORS on the effectiveness of yard signage.
Changing interest rates can mean paying $10,000, $30,000, even hundreds of thousands more for a loan. Today's low interest rates are an opportunity that may not come along again for quite a while, but the time to take action is now.
Although your inner Santa may be cheering for your sellers' holiday spirit, too much holiday decor can overwhelm potential buyers. Provide some guidance with this blog post. You may even want to expand on this and include it in your seller package for any sellers who list in mid-November on to the end of the year. Be sure to add additional tips for the types of decor you see in your area.
This blog can be customized to a variety of winter conditions whether your winter is mild or wild!
Do you encourage your sellers to keep the lights on? There are valid reasons for doing so. Make your case!
This blog addresses this buyer's concern. Agents are encouraged to write the response based on the rules and regulations for their area.
Easements show up on many title reports, but do buyers really understand what they are getting themselves into when they approve the Title Report?
This highly-customizeable blog includes charts for you to include your local sold numbers. Include information for your county, local cities, or even neighborhoods for additional search engine optimization.
That cute creek may turn into a treacherous torrent in spring. The mosquitoes may come out to feast. But you, the agent, can provide the calm in the middle of this if you can encourage your clients to think about their needs in the changing seasons to make sure their preferred property will truly perform as desired as the calendar changes.
Foreclosures are present in any market. Homes that may have been foreclosed on a while ago may just be entering the market. Let your clients know what is happening with lingering foreclosures in your area and what they can expect.
Agents, this blog is on how a changing neighborhood can affect home value in terms of traffic, views, shopping, zoning, and other amenities. We encourage you to change this to fit your area, but beware - this does not and should not include discussion of any of the protected classes under Equal Housing.
In this blog, share with your readers how a kitchen remodel can pay off