It is a buyers market out there, which makes things a lot harder on the sellers, especially in saturated areas. If you are serious about selling, make sure your home is priced accordingly. Make sure your home shows like a model home for all showings. Clean, light, and bright! Make sure your Realtor is doing everything they can to get your home exposure and if you do not have a Realtor get one! It makes a difference. Think about are adding Buyer Incentives to attract buyers to your home instead of your neighbors.
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Two ways - measure the entire outside of the house EXCLUDING the interior of the garage. Measure along the interior walls of the garage. Or call an appraiser and in our area they will come and measure your home and charge you approximately $50. The good thing about having the appraiser measure is that you can have him certify the results and use that in the MLS listing and your advertising if your selling your home.... more
Ask them what they are talking about, and if they say they will give you their commission, run fast! They are offering to give you their own money; what will they do with YOUR money during the transaction? Also be aware that paying a commission to an unlicensed person (namely, you) could be illegal.... more