Category Archives: Sellers

Study: FSBOs Don’t Save Real Estate Commission

One of the main reasons why For Sale By Owners (FSBOs) don’t use a real estate agent is because they believe they will save the commission an agent charges for getting their house on the market and selling it. A new study by Collateral Analytics, however, reveals that FSBOs don’t actually save anything, and in some cases may be costing… Read More »

A Quick Guide to Pocket Listings in Palmetto

Have you heard the term “pocket listings” — many have. You might have heard the term from a real estate agent or from family or friends if you are searching homes or planning to sell your home. The term itself might seem like a strange term. Some wonder what a pocket listing is and where… Read More »

Increase Your Bradenton Home’s Curb Appeal with a New Fence

Summer is the perfect time to take on outdoor projects. True, it’s time to enjoy the outdoors and your back yard, but it’s also the ideal time to improve your home’s curb appeal and increase its value at the same time. A New Fence What’s the most common outdoor project that homeowners tackle? A new… Read More »

Maintain Air Quality in Your Bradenton Home

Want to maintain air quality in your Bradenton home? While it’s often overlooked, make it a priority not to neglect maintaining your HVAC system. In fact, maintenance is  necessary to keep your home healthier and keep down the costs of high energy bills and  health issues. Tips to Maintain Air Quality in Your Home Energy… Read More »

Stage Your Home Like a Pro in Palmetto

Call it rearranging — call it de-cluttering, but when you’re ready to sell, you have two choices. Either hire a stager or stage your home like a pro. Trust me on this one; it’s important. How to Stage Your Home Like a Pro Last week I covered pricing your home right, removing the “you” factor,… Read More »