Archive for selling a home

Professionally cleaning a home when it sells, whose responsibility is it?

A home seller usually goes through quite a bit to get a home ready for the market. They organize, declutter, re arrange furniture and clean…lots of cleaning! And to them their house often looks better than it ever has. Often my clients will say, why didn’t we do this while we lived here so we […]

Help! Decluttering a Home to Sell

The Austin housing market is HOT as are many housing markets right now! Why? Because we have quite a bit more buyers than we do sellers which means our housing inventory is low. It’s actually been this way since 2013! This means as a seller you can jump literally while the iron is hot. But […]

Six Staging Mistakes when Selling a Home

Six Staging Mistakes when Selling a Home I get to view a variety of homes and areas in the Austin metroplex and I always notice the staging, always…and so do my buyers. Staging really does help buyers view a home differently, whether it’s vacant or lived in. But sometimes staging can do more damage than good. Over […]

Home for Sale As Is – What Does that Mean in Texas?

Home for Sale As Is – What Does that Mean in Texas? This is a tricky one. Many Texas home sellers will prepare their home to go on the market by cleaning out, decluttering, fixing anything they know is affordable and in need of repair. But they eventually draw a line in the sand and […]