One of the most common questions that many home sellers ask if whether or not they should get a realtor to help them sell their home. While selling on your own seems like the easier option, having a real estate agent is often the cheaper way to go. For starters, we can make sure that your whole experience is seamless and smooth, that your home is sold with the best price possible, and we can definitely minimize liabilities.
So how can a real agent help you sell your property?
Up-to-date Information on the Real Estate Market
To become a highly competitive home seller, it's crucial that you know what's going on in your neighborhood and community. You also need to make an effort to understand the current housing market, your housing value and trends. Having a listing agent can help you understand all these things and more. He or she can give you key information that can help sell your home faster.
Getting your House Ready
Home staging is important. From having the perfect curb appeal to making sure every nook is in great condition, your agent will tell you all the things that you need to fix, repair, change, and do to make your home more attractive to home buyers. The best part is, these efforts can increase your home value.
Marketing the Property
Real Estate sites like Zillow and Trulia can ensure that your property is marketed online. However, these websites are not the only things that a realtor can do to showcase your home. A realtor has a lot of marketing tricks and alternatives to further promote your house effectively and efficiently.
Managing the Process
The home selling process can be very complex and knowing someone who understands this whole procedure can help minimize the stress of selling a home. A real estate agent can provide you with a list of documents that are needed, he or she will work with the title representatives and lenders, and can inspect/examine the legalities, required paperwork, price, and contracts that you're getting yourself into.
These are only some of the things that we can help you with. From start to closing, we make sure that selling your property will be a smooth and easy transaction. I can also help you determine the current value of your home.
If you need help in selling your home or if you want to learn more about home selling, don’t hesitate to contact me.
Sean Blanchette(703) 371-5710Sean@FrontDoorHomes.com