Q: My home has been on the market for several months, and it isn’t selling. What should I do? A: This is a tricky question. There are several reasons why your home might not be selling, but you might not have control over all of them. Whether or not a home sells quickly primarily depends on the market… Continue reading Q&A: What should I do if my home isn’t selling?
It’s important to be thorough in your hunt for potential or existing problems before purchasing a home. I always advise my clients to have a home inspection to check for anything that could develop into a huge issue later on, but even with an extensive home inspection, there are things that go unchecked and unnoticed. Coldwell Banker… Continue reading What Not to Overlook When Buying a Home
If you’re thinking about putting your home on the market next spring, there are several things that you can start doing now to ensure that it’s in the best possible condition when you decide to list. Invest in a healthy lawn. Fall is the time to start working on your lawn if you want a… Continue reading Things You Can Do Now to Get Your Home Ready to Sell in the Spring
Happy Monday! I hope you all had a good weekend. Here are a few of my favorite links from last week: If you haven’t had your fireplace checked yet, now’s the time. Do you know what it actually costs to sell a home? If you’re planning on selling your home next spring, now’s the time… Continue reading In Case You Missed It…
Here are a few links that caught my eye this week: Ever wonder how old the old the homes in your area are? Now you can find out! If you’re trying to sell your home but aren’t having any luck, you might want to try a few of these tips. In the market for a… Continue reading Friday Favorites
Are you a renter with plans to eventually own a home? You might want to reevaluate your timeline. As a renter, you probably know all too well that your rent might (and probably will) increase every year while you might not see the same increase in your income. According to the National Association of REALTORS,… Continue reading Are You Stuck in the Renter’s Trap?
An Open House is a great opportunity to see a home without having to make an appointment. Whether you’re a buyer or a seller, it’s important to do everything you can to make the most of it. Here are a few things that both sides can do to get the most value out of an… Continue reading Buyer and Seller Open House Tips
Happy Monday, everyone! I hope that you had a great weekend and that this week has only good things in store for you. Here are a few of my favorite stories from last week: Are you making any of these 6 costly mistakes when you visit an open house? I’m a huge fan of outdoor… Continue reading In Case You Missed It…
It’s no secret that the housing market in Central Ohio is booming. The Columbus Dispatch recently published an article that said that it’s a record breaking year with sellers seeing higher list prices and faster sales. It’s a competitive market and a good one to be in if you’re a seller, but if you’re a… Continue reading How to Be the Best Buyer in Central Ohio
Purchasing a home is an exciting experience, but sometimes new homeowners have a hard time making it feel like it’s really theirs. Here are a few ways to make your new house feel more like home: 1. Give it a new coat of paint. Have any rooms with wall colors you aren’t too fond of?… Continue reading 5 Ways to Turn Your New House into a Home