What To Do If You’ve Hired the Wrong Agent


  If you’re wondering what to do if you’ve hired the wrong agent and suspect that your previous real estate agent didn’t do enough—or used the wrong approach—to sell your home, you’re not alone. Many sellers whose listings languish until they expire or are withdrawn feel this way. While most agents have the best of […]

The Dangers of Pricing Your Home Too High

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You definitely need to understand the dangers of pricing your home too high. Price a home too high and the right buyers will not even give a home a second look.  Instead the home will sit on the market without much interest and the longer it sits the more of a negative association will come with […]

A Solid Promotional Strategy Sells Homes

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A solid promotional strategy sells homes. We promised that over the next few blog posts, we will outline the top five reasons a home doesn’t sell—and action steps you can take to overcome each of these issues. INEFFECTIVE MARKETING Did your home get a steady stream of showings when it was on the market? If […]

My Home Didn’t Sell! Now What?

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My home didn’t sell, now what?  When it comes to listing their home, most home sellers want three things: 1) to make a lot of money, 2) to put in minimal time and effort, and 3) to sell quickly. But the reality is, selling a home is rarely that simple. And homeowners who try to […]

What To Look For In A Home Inspection

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When buying a home, knowing what to look for in a home inspection can be very insightful.  North Carolina home inspectors evaluate the systems in your home, including plumbing, the attic, basement, roof, and more. They provide a report so that you know what you’re buying and what condition it’s in. While it’s not legally […]

Real Estate Word of the Day – Contingency

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Today’s real estate word of the day – contingency, is one you’ll want to know and understand when it comes to drafting your purchase agreement.  Sellers and buyers often add addenda to the purchase agreement, and both parties must agree to the addenda before signing this legally binding contract. Buyer contingencies addenda Buyer contingencies are […]

Getting Your Home In Show-Ready Shape

Getting a home in show-ready shape typically involves decluttering interiors, sprucing up the curb appeal and investing in key repairs around the residence.  Before putting your home on the market, it’s important to prepare it, so it makes a positive first impression on prospective buyers. However, don’t get carried away. Pouring money into your home […]

New Year’s Resolutions for Home Buyers

New year’s resolutions for home buyers is one set of resolutions you won’t want to let fall by the wayside if your goal is to purchase a home in the coming year.  There are a few things you can do in the interim before you start the process to help ensure everything goes smoothly and […]

3 DIY Home Organization Tips

These 3 DIY home organization tips will make you feel better about your life! What is it about the month of January and the incredibly strong desire to once and for all organize our stuff? Someone once said, you can’t reach for anything new if your hands are still filled with yesterday’s junk. That being […]

Selling Your Home in Today’s Rebalancing Market

Selling your home in today’s rebalancing market can be challenging but with a few simple steps and a solid strategy, you will be well on your way to the closing table. When home prices and mortgage rates fluctuate it can make your head spin, especially if you need to sell a house in a down […]