Selling Your House - Where Do You Start? [Real Estate Insider]

May 19, 2020 8:12:32 AM / by Brett O'Daniell

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You have decided to sell your home, but suddenly you realize you aren't quite sure how.

How Do I Sell My Home?

The first thing is that you should research the market and your neighborhood. There are many aspects that you need to take into account. When buyers are looking for a new home the most common topics considered:

How is the school system?
What is the crime rate like?
What are the other housing reports like in your area?

Lastly, are these ratings trending upwards or downwards? If there is an upward trend this may work in your favor as a home-buyer may see buying your home as a deal, bargain, or good investment.

After answering these questions, you can decide if it is a good time to sell or if you should wait - 
you want your home to be in demand to get the best price when you sell!

Then it is important to get in touch with a real estate agent - HomeTraq can give you access to a wide network of agents. A real estate agent's job is to maximize your home's exposure so that it will be easier to sell - and to the right type of buyer!

When people start viewing your home it is critical to make sure your home is free of clutter to be more appealing. Remember, most buyers are not looking to "flip" or sell their new home at a profit immediately after buying. Make your home appealing so that your prospective buyers could see themselves living in your home!

The next steps occur once the offer comes through. Now is the time to begin searching for your new home if you haven't already done so!

The entire transition can be seamless with the help of an exclusive listings database provide by HomeTraq!

HomeTraq provides the superior home-hunting experience. Simply find your dream home through our database and take a live-video tour or meet with a realtor within minutes. No obligation. No commitment. Always free. 

Happy House Hunting!

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Topics: home purchase, housing market, selling agent, before you buy, homebuying, selling home, online home buying

Brett O'Daniell

Written by Brett O'Daniell

Co-Founder of HomeTraq. 18+ years real estate and mortgage experience.

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