What is Needed to be Listed

How to Write a Description for Your Listing

By |2019-02-22T14:43:13-06:00February 22nd, 2019|Marketing, Selling House, What is Needed to be Listed|

When marketing your home, you're going to want the description to highlight attractive features and give interested buyers that extra nudge to schedule a showing.  Your home's description is a chance to point out unique elements in your home that might not be obvious anywhere else in the listing.  This is your chance to tell potential home buyers

7 Most Common Mistakes Sellers Make

By |2019-02-15T15:25:20-06:00February 15th, 2019|Marketing, Pricing Questions, Selling House, Showings Questions, What is Needed to be Listed|

It’s no secret, sellers are typically stressed about selling their home. Sellers find themselves in this situation repeatedly because they are unaware of what will truly effect a sale. Selling your home can be overwhelming, but it doesn't have to be. Know what issues to avoid by understanding the 7 mistakes sellers often make below.  

How to Sell Your Home When You Have Pets

By |2019-01-16T15:38:48-06:00January 16th, 2019|Selling House, Showings Questions, What is Needed to be Listed|

While your dogs and cats are wonderful companions, they can make things difficult when selling your home. You might be overwhelmed while getting your home ready to show, but selling a home can be just as stressful for your four-legged friend. Check out some ways to minimize your pet’s anxiety and maximize the value of your property

5 Tips when Taking Pictures for your Listing

By |2019-01-10T14:11:45-06:00January 10th, 2019|Marketing, Photography, Selling House, What is Needed to be Listed|

First impressions are important, and when buyers are scrolling through different listings online, you want them to like what they see. It's hard to do that when pictures look small, fuzzy, dark, or unnecessary. You don’t need absolute perfection, but your property's images need to be good enough to make a buyer want to come

How do I use social media to sell my home?

By |2015-04-16T03:29:48-06:00April 16th, 2015|What is Needed to be Listed|

Answer: Sharing links to your MLS listing with your network increases exposure. You already know that listing on the MLS is a great way to market your home but you may be overlooking another powerful tool that can help you get your home in front of buyers in your area. Do you have Twitter, Facebook,

What is the seller’s disclosure form?

By |2018-01-18T19:30:06-06:00April 16th, 2015|What is Needed to be Listed|

Answer: A seller's disclosure form is used to notify buyers about any issues that may adversely affect the value of the property in question. Not only is it required by state law, but failing to inform buyers of problems can lead to lawsuits after the sale. If a home seller knows that there are problems

What is a CMA?

By |2015-04-16T03:21:12-06:00April 16th, 2015|Pricing Questions, What is Needed to be Listed|

Answer: A CMA, also known as a Comparative Market Analysis, is an estimate of a home's current market value based on the sale prices of other, comparable homes in a given radius. An accurate CMA can be extremely helpful in setting a realistic market value. Any licensed real estate agent can pull a CMA for

What is a listing agreement?

By |2015-04-16T03:17:44-06:00April 16th, 2015|What is Needed to be Listed|

Answer: A listing agreement is a contract that spells out the specific rights and responsibility of both the broker and the client in a real estate transaction. A listing agreement gives us (Creekview Realty) the right to represent you and to list your property on your local MLS (Multiple Listing Service). When you list with

What are Secondary Listings in the MLS?

By |2015-04-14T23:13:02-06:00April 14th, 2015|What is Needed to be Listed|

Answer: Secondary listings are just that, a second (or third) listing on another adjacent MLS (Multiple Listing Service). Sometimes a seller is open to either selling or leasing their property. In such cases, a secondary listing is also an ideal solution. This will allow them to advertise the property both for sale and for rent