Tips for first-time home sellers

Are you planning on selling your home for the first time? If so, you’re making a smart choice!

Selling your first home may seem overwhelming at first but it doesn’t have to be especially if you follow these tips.

Tip #1 – Get Your Home Ready for Sale

One of the very best things you can do to ensure success when selling your home is to get it ready for sale by de-cluttering and staging your home since this will help you to show your home in the best possible condition and actually make it look bigger.

Tip #2 – Decide on A Realistic Price

During a hot Real Estate market, many people are under the misconception that they can sell their homes for X over their homes current value but the reality is that overpricing a home almost never pays off because, most buyers are technology savvy, can look up a home price online within minutes, and know that it’s overpriced.

Tip #3 – Be Flexible When It Comes to Showings

Once you hire a Real Estate agent it’s important for you to remember that your purpose for hiring them is to sell your home so if they have someone who wants to view your house after 5:00 pm on a weeknight, or sometimes on the weekend, you should be flexible and willing to work with your agent since this will help you to sell your house quicker than you imagined.

Tip #4 – Start Packing Up Now

Another important thing to do when selling your home is that you should start packing up now because the whole purpose of selling your home is to move on to your next house and delaying the moving process now will only make moving onto your next home take longer than you imagined.

Learn More

To learn more tips for first time home sellers, or to view homes for sale, contact me, Linda Pillared, Realtor® with United Country Real Estate Great West by calling me at 530.713.6121 or connect with me online