Category Archives: Selling Your Home

Selling Your Home

Learn how to prepare your Charlottesville home for sale, price it right, and show it to its advantage… so it will be the house that SELLS!! Posts in this category will give you tips and pointers for Selling Your Home. First of all, thinking about what will be attractive to potential homebuyers is very important! This is particularly important for selling in a competitive market. There are four posts (Parts 1-4) that discuss key points to think about. They include making your interior home more attractive, owning pets, and curb appeal. Most important is paying for a home inspection before putting your home on the market. Other posts discuss paying for remodeling, removing clutter, and making fresh changes inside and out. A most important post tells you how to choose the best offer from sellers! In conclusion, all posts are very informative for home sellers.

2018: Is This the Time to Sell Your Home?

Is 2018 the Time to Sell Your home? Have you been thinking about selling but weren’t quite sure the time is right?  Nationally, the market is increasing steadily, and Charlottesville seems to be hanging right in there.  Is 2018 the Time to Sell Your Home? Read what housing experts have to say about todays market […]

LOVE this from HGTV – “In Defense of Clutter”

Clutter Can Be Good! If you ask me to your home to begin a conversation about selling, I’ll be learning about who you are and how a prospective buyer will perceive your space.  A lot of that information I glean from your “stuff”.  Sometimes, when we gather too much disparate “stuff”, say furniture, art, and […]

Factors that May Add to the Value of your Charlottesville Home

Factors that may Add to the Value of your Charlottesville Home HouseLogic, a resource for content relevant to the real estate industry, provided by the National Association of Realtors, suggested the following nine items increased the overall value of a person’s home… 1. Surf Breaks 2. Parks and Open Spaces 3. Living Near a Walmart 4. Solar Photovoltaic Systems […]

Paying for the Remodeling of Your Charlottesville Home

Remodeling your Charlottesville home may mean making a huge change, but it could also mean just updating your countertops, refreshing the cabinets from years of wear, or finally removing the old plastic shower stall in favor of a new tile shower and glass door.  Whatever the extent of the project, you’ll need a source of […]

Spring Brings Renewal, so Create a Fresh Approach to your Charlottesville Home

Freshen Up Your Charlottesville Home’s Curb Appeal Do you ever approach your home and wish you saw “wow” instead of “ho hum”, or maybe you don’t even notice it at all?  Do you drive right into your garage or park at the walkway and only notice that the grass needs work or bushes need pruning? […]

How to Stage Your Charlottesville Home

Allow Me  to Show You How to Stage Your Charlottesville Home When you show your home’s best features by staging it effectively, you may increase your final selling price. According to Inman.com, “sellers receive (on average) $2 in increased sale price for every $1 they put into staging a home”.  Follow this link to an […]