Buffalo, NY Real Estate Blog

Home closing checklist for sellers

Selling a house can be a long, complicated process. There are, however, several steps you can take to ensure that the process runs as smoothly as possible. Following is a home closing checklist for sellers that will help guide you through this transaction. Clean the house from top to bottom, inside and out. Don’t leave [MORE…]

Interior design tips to increase home resale value

If you’re selling your home, you want it to look its best for potential buyers. With a few easy tips, anyone can become an overnight interior designer. Following are some interior design tips to increase home resale value. Make a memorable first impression. You can do this by cleaning up the yard, cutting the lawn, [MORE…]

Tips on selling an old home

Whether you’re ready to upgrade to your dream house or downsize to a smaller home, selling your current house is priority number one. While your older home might have lots of character, it also might need some serious upgrades if you hope to achieve the most on the open market. Following are some tips on [MORE…]

Etiquette every home seller should know

How’s your etiquette? Sorry, we’re not talking about drinking a cup of tea with your pinkie finger extended. Today we’re going to talk about etiquette that every home seller should know. Following are some helpful hints courtesy of our friends at realtor.com: Leave … and take your pets with you. You hired a Realtor to [MORE…]

How to get your house ready to sell

It’s a seller’s market here in Western New York, leading more people to consider adding their home to the red-hot real estate marketplace. With that in mind, we thought it was time once again to tackle the subject of how to get your house ready to sell. Following are some tips for homeowners looking to [MORE…]

Simple steps to selling a house

Thinking of selling your house? Welcome to the fast-paced real estate marketplace! While every real estate transaction is different and all are usually somewhat complicated, you can make things a lot easier on yourself by entering the real estate marketplace with a plan. Steps to selling a house So, what is your plan? If you’re [MORE…]

How to get a house ready to sell

Are you thinking about selling your home this spring? Here are some steps that help explain how to get a house ready to sell. Get your papers in order. Start gathering your utility and tax bills and any other papers related to your home and mortgage. These will be very helpful when it’s time to [MORE…]

Selling a house to your child

Selling a house to your child is a great way to keep a beloved home in a family for many years to come. Whatever your reason for wanting to sell — financial, retirement, estate planning, etc. — it doesn’t necessarily mean that it’s an easier process than selling to a stranger. In most cases, the [MORE…]

Advice for sellers who ask “How can I sell my house fast?”

We often deal with clients who, for various reasons such as an upcoming marriage, divorce, a growing family or a move out of town for a new job will ask, “How can I sell my house fast?” While there is no guarantee, there are several steps that a seller can take to help their house [MORE…]

How to find the right Realtor to sell your home

If you’re thinking about moving, it’s important for you to know how to find the right Realtor to sell your home. Finding the right Realtor to work with can make or break a deal. For starters, you want someone with knowledge and experience, great communication skills and no shortage of integrity! But how do you find the [MORE…]