Selling a property can be just as stressful as buying one. Your home is where your treasured memories—and probably your largest financial investment—reside. You want every part of the sale to go smoothly. So don’t let incorrect or outdated ideas influence your transaction! Avoid these myths when you put your house on the market: MYTH: REMODELING PROJECTS ALWAYS YIELD DIVIDENDS WHEN YOU SELL.
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When homeowners are preparing to put their properties on the market, one aspect is usually foremost in their minds: money. Setting the asking price accurately can mean the difference between getting an offer quickly and having a house languish for months. With that in mind, it is important that potential sellers block out a lot of the noise often surrounding the intricate art and science of pricing. There are plenty of myths that may cause sellers to lose sleep at night as th
When you’re ready to sell your property, it’s important to stage the house to inspire confidence in potential buyers. One of the crucial steps to home staging includes the act of depersonalizing your house. So, what does depersonalizing mean and why is it essential for enticing buyers into making an offer. When someone views your home for the first time, they need to be able to picture themselves living in it. This is one of the many reasons why homeowners who are looking to
At Skylight Realty Group, we’re experienced at selling homes – and we’ve seen it all! So, if you’re wondering about the top mistakes homeowners make when trying to sell their house, you’re in the right place. Check out these common mistakes – and avoid them when you’re selling your home. 1. Not Cleaning and “Depersonalizing” Your Home Your home is part of you – but when it comes to selling it, you need to remove as many of your personal belongings as possible, and give it a d
As a homebuyer or seller, an accepted contract is exciting. But hang on … the deal is not done. Thankfully, if you’re working with a Skylight Realty Group REALTOR®, you can trust you will be guided through all the potential twists and turns on the way to closing. An Option to Back Out: For starters, most purchase contracts include a termination option. The buyer pays the seller a fee for a specified period of time during which the buyer can cancel the contract. The buyer can
In Texas, the house, fixtures, improvements, and accessories are included in the sale of a house. What else is included? This one pager reminds both sellers and buyers what typically goes with the seller, stays with the property and what are the exceptions. It is always best to consult with your Skylight Realty Group REALTOR® and have item requests in writing. Trust Us! #homeselling #sellers #homebuying #homesellingprocess #homebuyingprocess #realestate #trustus #skylightreal
In our last blog post, Skylight Realty Group presented our first infographic for home buyers. We are excited to follow up with a second infographic for home sellers - "Home Selling Process"! At Skylight Realty Group, we value each client and acknowledge each is unique. Our team uses this infographic to help clients see the big picture for selling their home. Our infographics were designed to look professional, be easy to follow, and inform. Selling and buying can be easy and