Ultimate Guide to Downsizing Your Home

The Ultimate Guide To Downsize Your Home

Congratulations! You are ready to downsize your home! When you last bought you had schools, commute, and community to think about. You needed space for toys and hobbies, birthday parties and barbeques. Life is different now. When you downsize your home you create convenience and/or freedom. Perhaps you want to […] Read more »

Where to move to

Where To Move To After You Downsize

You already read our Ultimate Guide To Downsizing Your Home, and now you are ready for the next question, where should you move after you finish downsizing? Perhaps you feel you could live anywhere, what about the practicalities of LIVING? I recorded in-depth conversations from my Realtor friends across the […] Read more »

Selling a Home In A Living Trust

Guide To Selling The Family Home in a Living Trust

The parents are now gone. You need to understand the process of selling a home in a Living Trust because you are the Successor Trustee (from now on we’ll just call you the Trustee, ok?) Things might get a little cuckoo but read on. Here are some things you should […] Read more »

Three Ways Your Home Sale Can Fall Apart

3 Ways Your Home Sale Can Fall Through

Getting an offer on your home is just the start. There are three ways your home sale can fall through and choosing the right buyer for your home involves carefully understanding the real estate purchase agreement (RPA). The RPA, along with it’s required disclosures and addendums, is 15 pages of […] Read more »

6 Common HomeSeller Mistakes

Six Home Selling Mistakes And How To Avoid Them

Here are 6 common home selling mistakes that make buyers cringe at the thought of your home, and action steps you can take to prevent your home from being an offender: 1. Giving a tour of your home It is true that no one knows your home as well as […] Read more »

What Downsizing Buyers Need To Know

10 Things Downsizing Buyers Need To Know

Congratulations!! Downsizing is within your grasp – the kids have moved out and you are free… FREE!!! Your priorities have changed from when you bought this home. What would change if you moved to a different home? Could you travel more, have more cash, be closer loved ones or live […] Read more »

Price vs Pricing Strategy

Price Is Not The Same As Pricing Strategy

Price vs. Pricing Strategy Many sellers when interviewing a real estate agent for the job of getting their home sold ask the $64,000 question…. What do you think my home will sell for? In reality, no real estate agent has the ability to predict what any home will sell for. […] Read more »

What's My Home Worth?

What’s My Home Worth?

It is hard to know what your home is worth in a hot seller’s market. You know there is a lack of homes on the market, does that mean you can ask any price you want? There are a lot of factors to consider when thinking about what your home […] Read more »

The Truth about appraisals

The Truth About Home Appraisal

What is a Home Appraisal? If you are getting a loan on the home you are trying to buy, the bank will require an appraisal to protect their interests. If you walk away from this home, will they be able to get their money back in a foreclosure sale? The […] Read more »

Get More Money For Your Home

How To Get More Money For Your Home

You need to get more money for your home because you need every dollar to get to your next place. I have great news for you! You have a lot of control over your final sales price and it is the single largest factor in your ultimate net. Studies show […] Read more »

The Cost To Sell a Home

The Cost of Selling A Glendale CA Home

What will it cost to sell my home? The short answer is the cost of selling a home in Glendale Ca is between six and eight percent of your final sales price, outside of any necessary or negotiated repairs. I will break this down for you in just a moment, […] Read more »

30 Days to Prepare Your Home For Sale

The 30 Day Guide To Prepare Your Home For Sale

Prepare your home for sale in 30 days. We found the inspiration for this guide from Toronto real estate gurus, The Brel Team, but it is different to prepare your home for sale in Glendale Ca. This is a comprehensive guide with a lot of resources and tips. Click any […] Read more »