Thinking of selling your Madison area home or condo in 2018? Below we share 10 short articles for your perusal. Each article offers plenty of practical, no-nonsense advice. Read on for some of our best home-selling tips.
10 articles for Madison area home and condo sellers
#1: Our top 5 home improvement projects for increasing your home's value
Usually it's the simple home improvement projects that provide the biggest benefit. In this article we share our top 5 ways to increase your home's value on a budget. All 5 of these inexpensive projects offer a great return on investment.
#2: How to protect your listing from a low appraisal
Low appraisals are relatively common in a fast-rising market and are the number one cause of canceled contracts. Learn how to protect your own listing from a low appraisal by following these 7 steps.
#3: Six steps for a successful sale
Selling a home isn't rocket science, but there is definitely some science (and a little bit of art) that goes into it. This six-step approach will help you get your listing off to a great start.
#4: How to price your listing
The overall success of your sale hinges on getting your pricing right. This article covers 8 common pricing mistakes and how to avoid them.
#5: Common selling mistakes
Our list of 5 common home seller mistakes. Learn how each of these mistakes can cause a listing to sit on the market and sell for well below its potential.
#6: Selling your home with showcase photos
These amazing listing photos show what can happen when you hire the right home stager and the right photographer to collaborate on your listing. Thank you to stager Debbie Lea and photographer Justin Lackner for these beautiful pictures!
#7: How to prepare for your 2018 real estate listing.
This article covers 5 proactive steps you can take right now to ensure you're prepared and ready to go when it's time to list. A must read for anyone who's planning to sell within the next few months. Looking for more quick advice? Check out these 3 bonus tips.
#8: Advantages of competing offers
One of our goals for every listing is to attract multiple offers. This article covers 4 important reasons why you should design your listing to attract competing buyers.
#9: Three reasons to hold an open house
A well-run open house can be one of your most effective marketing tools. Learn why we highly recommend including an open house in your listing plan.
#10: Getting creative with your real estate listing
Every property has its own unique selling points and features. Here are 10 creative strategies to consider as you develop a marketing plan that is best suited for your home.
Do you have questions about selling your Dane County home, condo, or investment property? Reach out to your favorite Mad City Dream Homes real estate agent. We're here to help!
Dan Miller, REALTOR
Mad City Dream Homes & RE/MAX Preferred