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4 Renovation Tips to Sell your Bucks County Home for Top Dollar this Spring

Now is the time to take the steps to maximize the return on your investment
Posted by Dave Marcolla on January 04, 2019 in  Bucks County  Bucks County PA  Curb Appeal  investment  property  real estate  Real Estate Advice  Renovate  restoration  Sell your home
4 Renovation Tips to Sell your Bucks County Home for Top Dollar this SpringWhat sells homes in Bucks County?  You've probably heard it before, and it still holds true.  Kitchens, bathrooms and curb appeal!  There...in 3 sentences you've already got 3 of the tips.  But how much renovation do YOU need to do?  Over-improving can be your worst enemy.  That's why the 4th renovation tip is the key.  Consult a Realtor experienced with renovations and remodels!1 - For many families i... read more
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Have a Staging Party!

Posted by Jay Ginsberg on May 27, 2019 in  Real Estate Advice  Sell your home
Everyone works hard to get the house ready to have a party and they work hard to get the house looking its very best. What guest is more important than your potential future buyer? It is very hard to look at your home through the eyes of others – one unique method is to have a “staging” party. Why not invite a group of the friends that you know will be honest to have drinks and nibbles and experience your home at its very best. Ask them to fill out anonymous postcards telling you the top... read more
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No Art is Better than Bad Art

Posted by Jay Ginsberg on February 22, 2019 in  Real Estate Advice  Sell your home
Be honest: Are you the proud owner of a velvet painting or dogs playing poker? Perhaps a “Paint by Numbers” that you completed in middle school that looks perfect in your hall bathroom? An Ikea frame that still hold the poster art it came with hanging in your dining room? If you are thinking of putting your home on the market it’s time to let that bad art go. I was with some folks recently who were shopping for homes. One home in particular had large art hanging on the walls. The only comments by... read more
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Selling Your Home In Summer

Posted by Cori Seraydarian on July 04, 2019 in  Real Estate Advice  Sell your home
Spring is the most popular time of the year to put a home on the market. In our area Spring starts the week after Superbowl and ends around the end of June. It astounds most people that summer is not usually a popular time to sell a home but Summer can be very quiet. Why It Isn't Ideal Summer is a good time for a lot of things, but home selling is not necessarily one of them. If you don't have to sell in the summer, you might get more for your home if you wait until school starts. Why? Because i... read more
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Smoking and Selling your Home

Posted by Jay Ginsberg on April 23, 2019 in  Real Estate Advice  Sell your home
A recent experience listing a home occupied by a smoker underlined the difficulty in selling a home occupied by an active smoker. More than half of the feedback sent by showing agents included some variation of the line: “Buyers put off by smell of cigarette smoke”. The property had to be reduced from the original listing price and I am convinced the smell of cigarettes was largely responsible. According to realtor.com® Smoking in a home can reduce that property’s resale value by up to 29 perc... read more
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