Blog tagged as Home Sales

Home officeWith telecommuting continuing to rise, and with more jobs requiring after-hours attention, showcasing your home's "home office" can help it show better with a prospective home buyer. 

It's wise to have your kitchen, bedrooms and bathrooms show well, but a great-looking home office can ...

01.02.13 04:45 PM - Comment(s)

Shovel snow on the walkwaysReal estate agents in |**CITY**| will tell you that it can be harder to sell a home in the winter. The days are colder and shorter, leaving less time to show a home to potential buyers.

The good news, though, is that most buyers looking at houses in the winter aren't just killing time. They're seriou...

22.01.13 04:45 PM - Comment(s)

For sale signIf one of your New Year's Resolutions is to sell your Henrico home, there are a few simple steps you can take to help prepare it for showings.

With a prospective buyer in mind, take a tour of your home, making a list of the good, the bad, and the not-so-bad. You may spot areas in need of major renova...

18.01.13 04:45 PM - Comment(s)

Bathroom remodel tipsFull-scale bathroom remodeling can be expensive and, in today's Midlothian housing market, you won't likely get all of the money back that you put into it at the time of sale.

Knowing that bathroom projects tend to have a low return on investment, therefore, here are a few inexpensive changes which y...

15.01.13 04:45 PM - Comment(s)

Get a home inspectionWhen you preview homes as a home buyer, you can get a good feel for the home's visible traits -- its finishes, its room counts, and its landscaping, for example. What you can't get a feel for, though, is the home's "bones".

It's for this reason that real estate professionals recommend that ...

06.06.12 03:45 PM - Comment(s)