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5 Tips for Selling Your Home Quickly

Once you have arrived at the decision to sell your home, the clock begins ticking. It is common in the Fort Lauderdale real estate market these days that you will locate your new home first and then you will need to move quickly to sell your existing home. Selling it…

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Top Home Selling Myths

There is a lot of misinformation out there today when it comes to selling your home. Whether it be online or offline, only a trusted real estate agent professional should be your resource for accurate information. As your home is oftentimes your most valuable possession, it is crucial to heed…

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Safeguarding Your Home During Open Houses

Safeguarding Your Home During Open Houses

When your real estate agent schedules an open house, you have responsibilities as the home owner to prepare for strangers walking through your home in groups. Although the majority of open houses are successful and are free from criminal activity, here is a list of things you can do as…

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Seller Tips That Lead to Home Buyer Interest

Even though the Fort Lauderdale real estate market is still performing quite well with homes selling relatively quickly, you should never take it for granted and expect your home to sell just as fast as the others. Once you have made the decision to list your home for sale, it…

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Multiple Buyer Offers

What if You are a Buyer or Seller in a Multiple Offer Situation

Inventory is Low in the South Florida Real Estate Market. What if You are a Buyer or Seller in a Multiple Offer Situation? Real estate in South Florida remains tight with inventory continuing to be slim making it a challenge for buyers to not only find a home, but also…

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Dirty Home Spaces Turn Off Buyers

When I was little my Italian great-grandmother, in her Italian accent, called her Spring Cleaning “the deepa clean”.  I always thought this was funny, and my mother used to say it to me too when I’d help her clean the house. A great deal of preparation goes into getting a…

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Selling Your Home Is A Team Effort

When you hire a real estate agent to sell your home, many sellers forget that it takes a combined effort to realize a sale.  The agent cannot do it all. Following is a list of seller responsibilities during the selling and contract process: Clearing Clutter – You may love all…

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Will Hurricane Wilma affect Florida Real Estate Market?

The recent passing of Hurricane Wilma through South Florida has done very little damage to property. The storm, while quite strong as it passed through Broward County, resulting in mostly fallen trees and limbs, and the loss of power.  The Florida Keys, Miami Beach, Downtown Miami and areas on the…

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INFOGRAPHIC: 48 Ways to Speed a House Sale

The Florida Association of Realtors recently emailed an infographic with a list of 48 Ways to Speed a Home Sale. An insert also shows the Value of Professional Staging when selling your home. That list is available below and can be downloaded. Contact me today if you are thinking about selling…

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Low-Cost Ways to Spruce Up Your Home’s Exterior

Make your home more appealing for yourself and potential buyers with these quick and easy tips: Trim bushes so they don’t block windows or architectural details. Mow your lawn, and turn on the sprinklers for 30 minutes before the showing to make the lawn sparkle. Put a pot of bright…

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