Frequently asked questions

How do I determine the asking price for my home?

The asking price for your home should be based on a combination of factors, including recent comparable sales in the area, the condition and features of your home, and local market conditions.

How do I prepare my home for sale?

Preparing your home for sale typically includes decluttering, deep cleaning, and making any necessary repairs or updates. It’s also a good idea to stage your home to make it as appealing as possible to potential buyers.

How do I market my home?

Marketing your home can include listing it on multiple listing services (MLS), advertising it in local newspapers and online, and hosting open houses. Your real estate agent can also help with marketing efforts.

How long will it take to sell my home?

The length of time it takes to sell a home can vary depending on factors such as location, price, and market conditions, but it’s typically a couple of months.

What should I expect during the home inspection process?

A home inspection is a thorough examination of the condition of your home, which is typically conducted by a professional inspector. The inspector will look at various systems and components of the home, such as the roof, plumbing, and electrical systems.

How do I handle multiple offers?

If you receive multiple offers on your home, it’s important to review each one carefully and consider factors such as the price, terms, and contingencies of each offer. Your real estate agent can help you navigate this process.

What are closing costs?

Closing costs are the various fees and expenses associated with selling a home, such as real estate agent commissions, title fees, and attorney’s fees. They can add up to several thousand dollars and are typically paid at the time of closing.