Raleigh Area Real Estate Blog

The Importance of High Quality Listing Photos When Selling Your Durham Home

Listing Photos When Selling a Homes

By now, you’ve seen the various stats out there relating to how many home buyers start their search online nowadays. Whether it’s 90 percent, 95 percent, or closer to 98 percent, I think we can agree that almost everybody browses homes for sale in Durham online at some point during their new home search.

It’s for this reason alone that listing photos have become one of the most important factors in both attracting home buyers and ultimately getting your home sold as quickly as possible and for the most amount of money.

But ensuring your home looks its best online can be tricky, especially if you hire an agent and photographer duo who doesn’t know...

The 3 Most Important Things to Remember as a First Time Home Seller

Selling a home for the first time

Similar to what first time home buyers experience, selling a home for the first time can be exciting, frustrating, stressful, and exhilarating all at the same time. But for the most part, that’s about where the similarities stop when it comes buying and selling a home for the first time.

When buying a new home or condo, it’s really all about what you’re looking for in a new place to live. On the other hand, when selling a place for the first time, home owners need to consider what home buyers are looking for in today’s market, which...

Is Spring Really The Best Time To Sell Your Durham Home?

Selling a home in the spring

It’s often said that spring is the best time to sell a home. And while that tends to usually be the case, listing your home during peak home buying season doesn’t automatically translate to seller success. But before we go down that path, let’s first take a closer look at just what makes the spring season such an optimal time to sell your Durham home or condo:

More buyers = more opportunities

Simply put, when more people are out searching for a new home, it gives home sellers more opportunities to find the right buyer.

Your home will show better

Flowers are blooming, grass is always greener, and days are also starting to get longer. Combined, all these...

3 Reasons Why Your Durham Home Isn't Selling

Why isn't your home selling

The housing market all throughout the Triangle area has been hot in recent months, but that doesn’t just mean throwing your home up on the MLS and waiting for buyers to come running is a realistic strategy when choosing to sell.

In fact, we believe that if you have received a qualified offer for your home after a handful of showings or so, it’s probably time to take a closer look at what you’ve done to this point that hasn’t gotten you better results.

More often than not, if your home isn’t selling in a realistic timeframe based on ...