Selling Your Home: Articles & Guides on Selling Your Home by Owner or Through Realtor

Selling a Home

  • Downsizing and Moving: Tips from a Townhouse Buyer

    There are various passages of time we know we will live through, such as learning to drive, having a child or buying your first home, and they become major life events as they should be and downsizing and the reasons to move are at the heart of this.
    By Andrea Campbell May 31, 2018 

  • 10 Huge Home Buyer Turnoffs

    Before you hire a real estate agent to market your home or you stick that "For Sale by Owner" sign into the front yard, do your due diligence. Take off your seller's hat, put on your buyer's hat, and evaluate your home. If you don't...
    By Donna Cosmato October 27, 2011 

  • Key Considerations for a Seller Rent Back Agreement

    Make sure you understand the intricacies of this type of transaction. As you and the buyer are putting together the agreement, make sure you include these seven primary and key elements.
    By Kristie Lorette August 31, 2011 

  • How To Sell a Share of an Inherited House

    Frequently, children inherit a home when their parents pass away. In some cases, one sibling may be living in the home. Siblings often disagree on the disposition of the property leading the other siblings to ask how to sell a house with a sibling who...
    By Finn Orfano August 28, 2011 

  • 7 Ways to Sell Your House You May Not Have Tried Yet

    While you may not be ready to give your house away or auction it off on eBay, you are probably frustrated with trying to get it sold in the current poor market. Here's seven innovative ways to sell your home without losing your shirt.
    By Donna Cosmato August 27, 2011 

  • The Nose Knows: Will Certain Scents Have Home Buyers Lining Up at Your Door?

    What ambient scent will sell a house? Learn to harness the power of aromatherapy as a part of a marketing strategy to sell your property fast.
    By Donna Cosmato August 26, 2011 

  • Preparing Your Home for the Appraiser's Eye

    A home appraisal gives your home a value banks will use to determine how much to lend you against your home. Learning how to get ready for a home appraisal can help improve the value. These steps do not cost much money but can make a big difference.
    By NicoleHarms August 20, 2011 

  • What Do Home Appraisers Look At?

    Understanding what is involved with a home appraisal will help you as you prepare for the appraiser's visit. The appraiser will look at the home's site, overall condition, neighborhood, safety, functional utility and exterior when assigning it...
    By NicoleHarms August 20, 2011 

  • Selling Your House? Paint the Bathroom for a Quicker Sale

    Are you getting your house ready to sell and looking for some bathroom paint ideas? Here's some tips on the best colors to use as well as how to make small bathrooms look larger.
    By Donna Cosmato August 15, 2011 

  • Don't Like the Buyer's Offer? Learn How to Negotiate

    Selling your home can be a tough task in and of itself but do you know how to counter a lowball offer from a buyer? Here, you learn some negotiating techniques along with advice from real estate professionals.
    By Mike White August 15, 2011 
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