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Who Would Your Home Attract?

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If you are planning to sell a home in Clayton, NC, then your target buyer is one of the most important things to consider. Trying to advertise your home to every demographic is a mistake when you could be focusing on demographics that are more likely to want your house. The following is a quick breakdown of two major demographics: baby boomers and … [Read more...]

Use the Open House to Your Best Advantage When Buying

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If you are looking to buy a home in Clayton, NC, then be sure not to ignore the opportunity of visiting an open house. The following are a few tips to help you use the open house to your advantage: Learn about the market – An open house is a great way to get a feel for the market. Use online research tools and mobile apps in conjunction with … [Read more...]

Timing is Everything When Navigating the Real Estate Market

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When you sell your home, timing can have a huge impact on how many buyers you will attract, which will, in turn, affect the final selling price. Here are some tips which can help you decide when to sell: Two Weeks: The first two weeks after your home is listed is when you get the most attention. Therefore it is important all your remodeling, … [Read more...]

Make Buying a Home Easier on Yourself

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When looking to buy a home in Clayton, NC, potential homeowners can make the entire process easier by breaking it down into three steps: Research There is so much you can do before actually looking at a new home. You need to find a realtor you can work with, check your credit score for errors, find which (if any) state/federal programs could help … [Read more...]

The Power of Scent on a Home Buyer

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There are a lot of things that you need to do in order to prepare to sell a home in Clayton, NC. Your home has to be attractive to potential homebuyers or they won’t consider purchasing your house. This means making sure your home is clean, nothing is broken, every room is properly staged, and your home is smelling good. In fact, the scent of your home is … [Read more...]