Monday, August 6, 2018 / by Grant Williams
So you’ve decided to take advantage of this market and sell your Austin, Texas based home, where do you even begin? Getting your house ready for such a thing can seem like an overwhelming task! By following the below guide you can simplify this process one room at a time.
If you are short on time, it’s important that you prioritize correctly. At the top of your mind, the first things you should tackle are cleaning, packing & decluttering the home. To get the most out of any sale, you’ll want your home to look as new as possible. Consulting with the agent who will list the house can help steer you in the right direction when figuring out how to do so. This handy checklist will help you prepare to sell your home at top dollar!
First things first – Evaluate every single room of your home!
Anyone who shows interest in your home is going to be far more critical of your house than they are of their own. They might not dust the weekly, but they will notice if ...
Monday, January 23, 2017 / by Jason Huval
Are you a home owner in the greater Austin area? If so, you’re probably aware of the current market & the increase in value in your home due to the tremendous growth our city has experienced only the past couple of years. Home prices have skyrocketed due to the influx of tech & large corporations alongside the culture Austin provides to its residents, making it a destination sought after. We are in the middle of the greatest real estate bull market Austin has experienced since it was founded & there has never been a greater time to sell your home.
Did you know that over just the last year alone, the average home value in Austin has risen by 7%? Now, we would all like to think things would keep continue progressing that way, but as is with everything, nothing lasts forever. We are all very aware of the crisis of 2008, and while things aren’t close to that, it serves as a reminder that no market is 100% stable. T ...
Monday, January 16, 2017 / by Jason Huval
Selling a home isn’t as easy as listing it and fishing for offers. There is preparation that must take place if you plan on getting the offers you expect on your property. Buyers can be finicky and in a market like Austin’s there isn’t a shortage of options available to them. Applying these tips and suggestions to your property can help maximize the offers on your house!
- Improve the Exterior of Your Home – Nothing says home like the feeling someone gets when pulling up to a house. First impressions are crucial and if your house lacks in that department this can be detrimental to the chances of them deciding on your home. Keep in mind that Buyers are making one of the biggest financial decisions of their lives so their attention to detail should be high. Be sure to clean up the landscaping around your house and trim any bushes you may that are overgrown. A good idea is power washing the sides of your home and driveway as this can re ...