The Do’s and Don’ts of Amping Up Your Curb Appeal

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DON’T Get out of sync with the neighbors: A little touch of uniqueness will make your home eye-catching, but turning your home into something that doesn’t fit into your neighborhood can catch attention in all the wrong ways. Leave your trash and recycling out front: Although you may think everyone understands that the front of the garage or side of …

Tips for Living in Your Home While It’s on the Market

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Trying to sell your home, while still living in it, can be a challenge to say the least. Keeping  your home clean, clutter-free, and ready to be shown at a moment’s notice is hard enough, but for many sellers, additional challenges like getting the kids, dogs, cats and their messes out of the home can make living in your home …

Tips for Selling Your Home During the Winter

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While winter is traditionally thought of as a slow season for selling homes, it may actually be the best season to sell. According to Redfin Research Center, homes listed in winter are 9% more likely to sell and to sell for 1.2% more than similarly priced home listed in other seasons. When compared city to city, climate doesn’t always makes …