Selling A Home

Selling a home

What you need to know about your home appraisal

2018-07-23T11:22:31+00:00

You’ve finally found the perfect house! The seller officially accepted your offer and signed the purchase agreement. But how do you know you are getting a good deal? What if you agreed to pay too much? Your home appraisal will help answer those questions for you. What you need to know about your home appraisal [...]

What you need to know about your home appraisal 2018-07-23T11:22:31+00:00

10 tips for selling your home when you have pets

2018-07-23T11:22:46+00:00

When you’re getting ready to sell your home, there’s one thing you need to keep in mind: buyers need to be able to picture themselves living in your home. If it’s obvious you have pets, it will be harder for them to do this. Buyers won’t see Fido and Tabby as welcome members of the [...]

10 tips for selling your home when you have pets 2018-07-23T11:22:46+00:00

Things To Consider When Choosing A Real Estate Agent in Des Moines

2018-07-23T11:25:44+00:00

Whether you’re buying your first home or selling your 15th, you want the best of the best in a real estate agent. You don’t want someone who just sticks a sign in your yard or doesn’t respond to your phone calls. But with so many agents in the Des Moines area, it’s hard to tell [...]

Things To Consider When Choosing A Real Estate Agent in Des Moines 2018-07-23T11:25:44+00:00

The 15 best things you can do before selling your house

2018-07-23T11:25:56+00:00

Thinking of selling your house? A little upfront work can pay off (literally). There are many things you can do before selling your house that can help you sell it faster, for more money, and with less stress. Here’s a great checklist with useful tips on preparing to sell your house.  15 things to do [...]

The 15 best things you can do before selling your house 2018-07-23T11:25:56+00:00

3 simple home improvement projects to increase your home’s value

2018-07-23T11:27:19+00:00

You don’t have to spend tens of thousands of dollars on a complete kitchen remodel or professional landscaping to increase your home’s value. Whether you’re planning to sell your house or just want to spruce it up, there are easy, low-cost things you can do right now. Don’t know where to start? Begin with these [...]

3 simple home improvement projects to increase your home’s value 2018-07-23T11:27:19+00:00

Selling your house? Why you need professional photos

2018-07-23T11:30:21+00:00

First impressions seem to matter most when it comes to dating, job interviews…and real-estate listings.” - Wall Street Journal When you’re selling your house, professional, quality photos are critical to getting the right buyers through your front door. Today, 95% of home buyers use the internet for their home search. What’s even more, buyers spend [...]

Selling your house? Why you need professional photos 2018-07-23T11:30:21+00:00

How to keep your house clean and tidy when it’s for sale

2018-07-23T11:31:09+00:00

Keeping your home clean and tidy is hard enough. But when you’re trying to sell your home, it needs to be show ready every day. A clean, uncluttered home sells faster. And the less time your house is on the market, the less time you have to spend keeping it super clean and tidy! How [...]

How to keep your house clean and tidy when it’s for sale 2018-07-23T11:31:09+00:00

How to Stage Your Home on a Budget

2018-07-23T11:36:27+00:00

The fact is, staged homes sell faster and for more money than unstaged homes.1 Staging your home not only gives buyers a great first impression but allows them to picture themselves living in the home. And, believe it or not, staging can be a cost-effective way to help sell your home. Stage your home on [...]

How to Stage Your Home on a Budget 2018-07-23T11:36:27+00:00

What Is the MLS? How Can It Help You as a Buyer or Seller?

2018-07-23T11:36:38+00:00

Are you searching for your dream home? Do you want to sell your house for top dollar? If the answer is yes to either of these questions, the MLS (Multiple Listing Service) should be a critical part of your strategy. What is the MLS (Multiple Listing Service)? The MLS has been the number one tool [...]

What Is the MLS? How Can It Help You as a Buyer or Seller? 2018-07-23T11:36:38+00:00

Selling your home in Iowa: What you need to know about radon

2018-07-23T11:18:03+00:00

If you’re selling your home, radon is probably the last thing on your mind. Radon isn’t something you can see or even smell. But it has been shown to cause serious health issues. An estimated 7 in 10 homes in Iowa test above the EPA’s recommended level of radon.1 What you need to know about [...]

Selling your home in Iowa: What you need to know about radon 2018-07-23T11:18:03+00:00