Information for Buyers & Sellers!
Pierce Real Estate has a few tips to share from our years assisting clients in buying or selling their homes. Hopefully this information will be valuable for you!
- Consider both the house and the location! When you’re looking through houses (link to Search for Properties), make sure you learn about the area it’s in.
- Consider schools, taxes, and neighborhood before you make an offer.
- Align your finances and research mortgage rates. You need everything to be ready when you find your new home!
- Talk to prospective neighbors. Find out what they like/dislike about the neighborhood, schools, and the area in general.
- Don’t waive an inspection. This is your chance to find out if major repairs are needed.
- Hire a broker with experience in the area. All of the realtors (link to Meet Our Agents) at Pierce Real Estate are experts in this area.
- Improve your home’s curb appeal. This means everything from trimming your landscaping to ensuring any outdoor repairs are completed.
- Remove clutter so prospective buyers can imagine what the house will look like as theirs. As tough as it may be, try to depersonalize the rooms as much as possible.
- Clean everything — inside and out!
- Eliminate any odors with air neutralizer. It may seem silly, but buyers don’t want to spend time in a house that smells like last night’s dinner!
- Organize your closets. They should look as spacious as possible.
Your realtor is your best source of information. They’re experts in the area! Just ask!
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