**This week's blog feature is written by Mary Beth Downing, Realtor**The spring season is almost upon us. This is the time of the year when many choose to list their homes for sale. Spring is often the best time to list your property due to increased levels of buyer interest. While you love your home, it is important that you help others to do the same as part of your effort to sell it. One of the best ways to make others fall in love with your residence is by making improvements before you list it for sale. The t... read more
If your home is for sale or you’re ready to list, you’re most likely familiar with the basic principals of home staging. But when it comes to listing your home during the holiday season, it’s not always so simple. Unless you’re a total Scrooge, you’ve probably been tempted to pull out your holiday decorations and deck the halls, but will personalizing your home in this way REALLY lessen your home’s chances of selling?
You’re in luck! Decorating your home for the holidays d... read more
Many people in the process of buying or selling a house ask themselves – why should I use a Realtor? This is more common now that technology has given buyers and sellers the ability to search listings and open houses online. Many begin to wonder - why would I pay for someone to do something I could do myself? However, many mistakenly think the role of a realtor is just to find and show houses. A quality realtor does much more, and these efforts can mean the difference between getting a contract signed or shre... read more
Thinking of selling your home? Just one month into the new year and it has become clear to all of us at Coldwell Banker Heritage that 2018 will be a VERY busy year for the Dayton Real Estate market! If your New Year’s Resolution was #NewYearNewHome, then it's already time to get serious. Knowing that, we polled our agents to find the best advice for those getting ready to sell their home and here’s what they had to say:
Clean, Clean, Clean
By far the most popular suggestion from the agents was to cle... read more
So you’re on the fence about selling your home. You’re not sure it’s the “right time” to sell. While there are many factors that influence this decision, one important factor you may have not considered is the current housing market. You’ve probably heard the phrase “It’s a buyer or a seller’s market” before but what does this real estate mumbo-jumbo really mean? In real estate, the housing market is gauged by “months of supply.” Months of supp... read more