Showing Your Home This Winter? 10 Tips to Impress

12/23/2019

Showing your for-sale home during the less-saturated winter season gives you an advantage, but that doesn’t mean you can slack on the details. Winter buyers brave frigid temperatures, heavy snow, and dangerous roadways to view your home, so it’s essential to make sure your presentation is worth their time and effort. At Home Avenue, we’re dedicated to helping you get the most out of your home sale, and we love …

Increase Your Asking Price: 5 Home Improvement Ideas With High ROI

12/16/2019

When it comes to buying a home, first impressions are everything. From the moment potential buyers pull up outside you home, they’re critiquing every detail, and if they don’t love what they see, chances are they’ll move on. If you own an older home, a few minor upgrades can significantly increase your asking price by positively affecting potential buyers’ opinions of your property. At Home Avenue, we’re dedicated to putting …

For Sale By Owner: How to Speed Up Your Home Sale

12/9/2019

Selling a home is inherently stressful and likely even more so when you’re listing your home for sale by owner (FSBO). If you need to sell quickly due to life or financial circumstances, the entire process can seem wholly overwhelming. Fortunately, there are several things you can do to help your FSBO property sell more rapidly, so you can let that mountain of stress roll right off your shoulders. Curious …

The Best Ways to Market and Prepare Your Home to Sell

11/27/2019

When it comes time to sell your home, proper marketing is one of the most crucial aspects of the entire sales process. If your marketing falls flat, it may be difficult to gain interest and sell it at the price you desire. There are a variety of things you need to take into account when marketing your home, such as the photos you take, the necessary staging, the upgrades you …

Smart Selling: Why a Winter Sale is Advantageous

11/22/2019

If you’re like most people, you’re probably thinking of putting your home on the market in the spring—after all, that is the most popular time to sell, right? Yes, spring may be the most popular time to list your home, but it’s also the season of the year with the steepest competition. If you’re looking to help your property stand out, winter is a great time to do it. At …

Most Important Decisions You Make During Selling Process

11/18/2019

While there are many important things you need to consider when selling your home, we recommend you tackle a handful of tasks before all else. Selling your home quickly and for the most amount of money can be difficult, but there are things you can do, as well as things you should look for a realty agent or company to handle for you. Selling your home with little to no …

First-Time Homebuyer? 4 Useful Tips

11/13/2019

Are you contemplating purchasing your first home? First, congratulations! And second, don’t get duped. The process of buying a home today can be wholly overwhelming—coming up with a down payment, pre-qualification, pre-approval, finding an agent, touring properties—and that’s just a fraction of the process!   At Home Avenue, we know how confusing and nerve-wracking purchasing your first home can be. For over 30 years, we’ve helped homebuyers just like you …

Enhance Your Home’s Value with These Upgrades

11/8/2019

When you are looking to sell your home, it is important for you to repair any damages your home or property has in order to list it at the highest possible price. However, some people will recommend that you do a full-scale home renovation to sell your home for more. This is simply not the case. While there are some aspects of your home you should consider updating, you will …

3 Reasons To Choose a Flat-Fee Listing

11/4/2019

If you’re getting ready to sell your home, you’ve no doubt considered the associated costs. But did you know a commission-based sale could devour up to 10% of the sale price of your property? Flat-fee realty, on the other hand, is far less expensive, and for sale by owner facilitation is even less of a drain on your wallet. If you’re trying to keep the cost of selling as low …