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12 reasons why your home might sell for less than you expect

Opendoor, a real estate technology company, looked at the factors that most detracted from a home’s value in 20 cities across the US. It found that while things like having carpeting and an outdated kitchen could decrease your home’s values, location factors you can’t have control may be the most […]
12 reasons why your home might sell for less than you expect
Markets

7 things I wish I knew before buying a house

The process of buying a house can be painful and tedious. Homeownership can also be much more expensive than you think, even if you think you know all your expenses in advance. Here are seven things I wish I’d known before I bought a home. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for […]
7 things I wish I knew before buying a house
Markets

6 signs you should sell your home, according to experts

Selling your home is a major life choice that involves your likely most important asset. We asked experts what the perfect time is for people to sell their home. They told us six of the biggest signs that it’s time to put your home on the market. Visit Business Insider’s […]
6 signs you should sell your home, according to experts
Markets

7 things I wish I knew before selling my house

Selling your home is a stressful and emotional experience, and there are several things I wish I had known beforehand. For example, when I was selling my home, I spent a ton of money on repairs and cleaning. Here are seven things I wish I had known before selling my […]
7 things I wish I knew before selling my house
Lifestyle

11 things that make a home unsellable, according to real-estate agents

Business Insider asked real-estate agents around the country about what it’s really like working in their industry. We asked agents if there are any factors that can make a home “unsellable.” While some agents said any home could sell at the right price, others said factors such as an undesirable […]
11 things that make a home unsellable, according to real-estate agents
Markets

4 Emotional Mistakes That Get In The Way Of Selling A House

[credit provider=”Flickr/Qole Pejorian” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/qole/273196273/”] The greatest hindrance to the sale of a home can be a seller who is seized by emotion.”It is very important for sellers to (keep) in mind that a real estate transaction is most likely the single largest financial transaction they will ever undertake,” says Fiona […]
4 Emotional Mistakes That Get In The Way Of Selling A House
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8 Tips To Sell An Old Home To Young Buyers

[credit provider=”Instagram/emirkavuzlu” url=”http://statigr.am/viewer.php#/detail/343382061773977375_46129572″] Selling any home can be challenging, depending on the market.But if you have an old home and want to appeal to young buyers in their 20s and early 30s, you may need to take some extra steps.
8 Tips To Sell An Old Home To Young Buyers
Markets

Three Key Steps To Get Your Home Off The Market This Year

[credit provider=”Flickr via propertysnaps” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/propertysnaps/2982967002/”] After years of declining home values and a buyers’ market, 2013 could be the year of the seller.Though the situation varies by region, we’ve seen a glimmer of hope for sellers and the housing market in general over the past six months.
Three Key Steps To Get Your Home Off The Market This Year
Markets

10 Phrases That Will Make Your Home Listing Instantly More Desirable

[credit provider=”tibchris via flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/arcticpuppy/4612037400/”] “A picture is worth a thousand words,” the age-old adage goes.  And this is particularly true in real estate, which is why it’s so critical for sellers to make sure their agents post polished photos that tell an accurate story about their home, while showing […]
10 Phrases That Will Make Your Home Listing Instantly More Desirable