Home Selling

Nov. 8, 2017

Pre Photo Shoot Checklist

Listing your home for sale? One of the first (and most important) steps in the process is the photo or video shoot. Displaying top-notch images ensures maximum exposure on property Websites and MLS searches.

Use the checklist below to prepare for your photo shoot. Following this guide ensures your listing ...

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Oct. 13, 2017

Home Sellers Are Making Bank in Today's Market

Brought to you by Eric Slifkin, Team Lead.
Real Estate News October 2017
Home Sellers Are Making Bank in Today's Market
Image 1Home sellers are making bank in today's market, realizing an average profit of 24.1 percent, or $39,900, in 2016, according to a recent study.

Sellers on the West Coast—where home ...
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Posted in Home Selling, News
Oct. 9, 2017

Marketing Your Property to the World

Eric Slifkin of Keller Williams Realty has earned the Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS) designation, placing him among 3,500 elite real estate professionals in over 45 countries. The designation was awarded to him by the National Association of REALTORS® for completing rigorous coursework devoted to learning international real estate ...

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Posted in Home Selling
Aug. 30, 2017

Home Appreciation Facts

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A home generally appreciates in value between 3 and 4 percent each year, but not every home appreciates equally. While every market is different—and appreciation is naturally affected by factors homeowners can’t control— there are certain home features that create greater appreciation than others. Realtor.com did some research, analyzed ...

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May 8, 2017

Generation Trends in Real Estate

Understanding Generational Trends is Important When Selling or Buying a House

In helping clients buy and sell homes, it’s easy to see the biases and behaviors of a wide range of generations. From Boomers downsizing who feel their home has “enough curb appeal, thank you” to the Millennials who share ...

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May 6, 2017

What’s a Pocket Listing?

Home Selling

Have you ever wondered what a “pocket listing” is? Learn a little bit about this trend in hot markets and how an agent familiar with pocket listings can help you sell your home faster or find homes which haven’t hit the market yet.

If you’ve been searching for a home ...

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Oct. 3, 2016

8 Tips to Boost Your Home's Value

Ready to Sell? Here are 8 Ways to Boost Your Home's Value

Updated systems and surfaces – Central air conditioning and updated mechanical systems, including water heaters and gas heat, can increase a home’s value by 3 to 5 percent.  A newer roof and hardwood flooring are also much ...

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Jan. 22, 2016

Marketing Homes to Chinese Buyers

We are now marketing to Chinese overseas property buyers through our partnership with Juwai.com, the #1 Chinese language international property portal. Through Juwai.com, we reach high-net-worth Chnese buyers both within China and living abroad.

 

 

Click here to see our Chinese profile on Juwai.com

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Posted in Home Selling
Jan. 4, 2016

How to Respond to Lowball Offers

When it comes to selling your home, your agent is required to bring you any and all offers. Once and a while you’ll receive what’s known as a “lowball” offer. Lowball offers are buyer offers which fall far below your asking price. Sometimes they’re so low that they only serve ...

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May 2, 2015

Top 6 Ways to Increase Your Home's Value

Increasing Your Home's Value the Most for the Least

The following are tips to help increase your home's value and get your home sold in the fastest time possible based on my experience working with home owners who have sold their home and feedback from home buyers that ...

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