Jul 032012
 
Is Your Home for Sale

It’s listed, but is your home for sale? Seems like a silly question. Who would list their home and not have it for sale?  Probably nobody, not intentionally anyway, but so often as Realtors®, we see it happen. We see it happen when sellers fail to think like sellers. When sellers restrict showings of their … Continue Reading

Jun 062012
 
Did your home get a six percent raise

Average London home price rises in May. The London St. Thomas Association of Realtors  (LSTAR) released their market report for May 2012. Here is a snippet of the release; The average price for a home in LSTAR’s jurisdiction Year to Date stands at $240,485, an increase of $15,458 since January 2012 — an increase of … Continue Reading

Mar 122012
 
Show your home not your treasures

De-clutter is a bad word. Realtors® are often confronted with the hopeful home seller who just has too much”stuff”.  Souvenirs, knick-nacks, antiques, children’s shop projects, collectibles, photos of their grandparents, photo of their grandchildren; to a potential buyer it is all “stuff” If you tell a potential seller that they need to de-clutter, their  “stuff” … Continue Reading

Feb 152012
 
Home Staging Tips for Quick Resale

 Are you wondering what you can do to sell your home quickly Without spending a lot of money in home renovations? All you may need is some practical advice on how to showcase your home to attract potential buyers. A buyer makes a decision whether or not they want to buy your home within 5 … Continue Reading