7 Seller Staging Tips for the Holidays

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“Should I decorate my house for the holidays while I’m trying to sell?”  This is a question we’re frequently asked by sellers just before and during the holiday season. Our answer is “Yes, definitely!”.  Homes often look their most warm and inviting when decorated for the holidays, but you’ll also want to keep in mind that you may want to …

Five First-Time Home Seller Tips

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A lot of attention is paid to first-time homebuyers. Most real estate agents and lenders have some kind of guide to help first-time homebuyers navigate their first home purchase, but what about the first-time seller? Selling your home for the first time can be just as confusing as a home purchase.  We’re here to help!  Here are a few things …

Four Reasons Independent Real Estate Brokerages Are the Future of Real Estate

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In recent years, the real estate industry has seen a rapid rate of mergers and acquisitions — but there’s also a countertrend where independent local brokerages are surging in popularity. When it comes to real estate companies, we love local — and homeowners agree.  In a survey of more than 3,000 U.S. homeowners, nearly 90 percent of consumers said they …