The goal is to submit the winning offer. You have been searching for the right home. Maybe you have even made some offers that have been rejected. You are tired of jumping through all the hoops just to be disappointed. Well, let’s sit back and review some of the key elements that will give your offer the highest chance of being the one that is accepted. Of course, if your buyers agent is paying close attention and spending the time needed, there may be some other steps to take to give your offer the best chances. However, the items we discuss here are going to be at the core of a strong offer.
Superior results come from smart planning. When it comes to selling your home, how you prepare for putting your home on the market is a critical part of getting the best price, terms and conditions. If you like the idea of multiple offers that are over asking price with as few contingencies as possible, using this seller’s checklist is the right place to start!
As inflation reaches levels many have not seen in our lifetimes, eyes turn toward its effect on real estate. Historically, real estate has been one of the best hedges against inflation. Join me in exploring what inflation is, how it effects you and real estate options that will help minimize its effects.
There’s a lot to consider when selling your home, from the market and appraisals to where you’ll go next. Don’t forget, however, that home design is also a key factor. It’s often one of the first things buyers notice when they walk into a home, and it’s also a detail that you, as a seller, can easily control.
The last few years have seen ridiculous increases in home prices. What are some possibilities for real estate in 2022? Will we see yet another year with 20% price increases year over year? Or can we expect prices to at least come close to normalizing? Will we also see a continuing rise in mortgage rates?
Let Whitelaw & Sons Real Estate help you with your Christmas list this year by suggesting 20 great home gifts for those extra special people in your life this year! Spread the cheer with gifts to fit just right with those closest to you!