Tag: home value

How to Estimate Your Home Value

This article offers three ways that you can estimate the current value of your home. Even though market value is generally determined when a buyer makes an offer, there are ways that you can get a realistic idea of what your home is worth today.

November 06 / 2013
Author Louise Gaillard
Category Philadelphia
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Increase Your Home Value by Making Easy Updates

There are easy updates homeowners can make to increase the value of their home. Whether they hire a stager or do it themselves, many of these suggestions are easy and affordable. There are also some more extensive options sellers can do to their homes.

July 19 / 2013
Author Tracy Jones
Category Jacksonville
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2012 Coldwell Banker Home Listing Report

The 2012 Home Listing Report ranking America’s most expensive and affordable cities is now available.

Making the Choice Between Two Homes

Some individuals who are buying a home worry that they won’t find their dream house. However, many may not know how to proceed when they have fallen in love with two properties. Making the decision between two houses can be difficult when they both feature affordability, space and great features. To avoid feeling buyer’s remorse after purchasing a home, there are a few factors to consider when making your choice.

September 26 / 2012

Happy Independence Day!

While the calendar says July 4th, we know it truly is Independence Day. It’s a national holiday that oozes with patriotic pride and the taste of a backyard barbecue. We think of holidays at home being focused on Christmas or Thanksgiving, but for me July 4th is one of those holidays too.

The Value of a Home

I am shocked at the sheer volume of charts, graphs and heat maps that try and focus consumers on the stats and appreciation trends in home buying and selling. Now, the dollars and cents and crime stats are all a part of the decision to buy a home, but its not the only or even most important reason. Why do people buy homes? Its for lifestyle. It’s personal.