Tag: seller

Candace Garvey’s Tips on Staging a Home to Sell

While filming at baseball legend Steve Garvey’s Palm Desert home for Coldwell Banker’s Home Field Advantage video series, his wife Candace took a few minutes to share a few tips on how to stage a home to “show” well and sell quickly.

Should a Seller Get a Pre-Inspection for their Home?

To get an inspection or not get an inspection? That is the question. Whether it is nobler in the minds of sellers to have a professional inspection ready ahead of buyers doing one or not is a debatable point and there are pros and cons to both sides of the argument.

April 08 / 2014

The Most Popular Questions Asked in Real Estate

What are some of the most popular questions buyers and sellers ask during the home buying and selling process and WHY do they ask them? Read on so you can be prepared no matter what side of the “For Sale” sign you may be on.

Avoid Common Open House Faux Pas

An open house is a chance for homeowners to show off their home and boost bids from potential buyers. Real estate agents can help owners avoid common mistakes which can hurt their chances of selling their home. Preparation is the key to selling a home and most agents agree that first impressions can make or break a sale.

October 04 / 2012

[Infographic] What Renovations Have The Best Resale Value?

This Infographic from eLocal.com does a fantastic job of proving all home renovations are not equal. Do any of the rate of return on these projects surprise you?

September 12 / 2012

Real Estate Headlines for the First Full Week of August

The East Coast has mugginess galore and wherever you’re reading this from I’m sure you’re in the midst of the dog days of summer. Before the week passes us by here are some real estate headlines to keep you on the pulse of what’s happening in housing.