Pre-Listing Inspection Could Save You Thousands

Selling your home is stressful – with lots of unknowns and “what ifs?” that can keep you up at night.  As you begin to put together a timeline for selling, it’s important to conduct a pre-listing home inspection to identify potential areas of concern that might become...

Should You Sell Your Home without an Agent?

Thinking of selling your house without the help of a real estate agent?  Most agents will tell you what a foolish and financially risky idea that is.   I disagree.   Most homeowners hire a real estate agent when it comes time to sell.  In fact, four out of five home...

Can You Afford to Sell?

Think back to when you bought your home:  Before you started house hunting, you had to figure out what you could afford to buy.  Now, as you begin thinking about moving on, you need to look at your finances again and determine whether you can afford to sell.  The...

What’s Your “WHY” for Selling?

Selling a home is a complex and, often emotional, process.  You’ve invested a lot of time, money, and probably quite a bit of emotion into making your current house a home. You will need a strong “WHY” and unwavering commitment from the day you list until...

Understanding Your Home Equity

The difference between what you owe on your mortgage and its fair market value.  Owe more money on your home than it’s worth and you’ve got negative equity.  Owe less than it’s worth and you have positive equity.  Whether you’re in the red or...

3 Signs You’re Ready to Sell

Selling your home is a big deal.  There’s a lot at stake and it can be very disruptive.  It takes a lot of work to get (and keep) your home show-ready, so it’s better to make sure you’re committed to following through before you spend your time,...