For Sellers Only

July 15, 2021

Are Home Owner Associations An Important Criteria In Home Buying?

Recently at an HOA meeting in Baton Rouge, I was asked if having a strong Home Owners Association was a good thing or just one MORE thing to have to deal with. The answer is definitely YES!

 

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A strong home owners association will help to retain home values ...

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July 8, 2021

Make Your House Stand Out!?

Where do you start when it's time to sell your house? At the front, of course! A house with excellent curb appeal will bring in the buyers AND, if you have really beautiful landscaping, it can help bring in a higher offer. "Why?" you may ask.  Think about ...

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May 20, 2021

What to expect: Home Inspection

Once your house has gone under contract, the buyer has the right to schedule a home inspection within the inspection period in the state of Louisiana. Buyers have the right to also have specific inspections during the inspection period, most often they might ask a licensed roofer or licensed HVAC ...

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May 6, 2021

Getting Your Home Ready To Sell

Spring is finally here - as evidenced by the storms we’ve had recently! If you are thinking about selling your home, this is the perfect time to prepare the outside of your house. This is an area a lot of sellers skimp on but if you don't have the ...

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March 22, 2021

My House Isn't Selling!

When do I need to lower the price of my house?
 
First of all, as a home seller, you do not have to lower the price of your house, but you may need  to in order to find a buyer!  When REALTORS® list a house there are ...

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March 15, 2021

Ready To Put Your House on The Market?

I'm ready to put my house on the market, but it's such a mess!

Thinking about putting your home on thMarket?  Every seller wants their home to sell fast and get top dollar.  Careful planning and knowing how to spruce up your home will bring buyers ...

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March 8, 2021

Buyer and Seller Expectations

What are your expectations as a Buyer or Seller? What does your  REALTOR® expect from you? 

I find that one of the most interesting aspects of being a REALTOR® is managing the clients’ expectations.  In the world of HGTV, the buyers' expectations of the seller are to ...

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Feb. 10, 2021

5 Factors That Can Affect Your Home's Resale Value

Baton Rouge area home owners are are staying in their homes for an average of 12 years according to the National Association of Realtors®.  If you consider it's resale value from the start, it will make it easier for you to sell when the time comes.  Five factors that ...

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Feb. 4, 2021

Don't Leave a Bucket in the Attic!!!

When preparing your house for sale, go in the attic and see if there are any buckets!  Don't leave any buckets in the attic!  Why?  because after the house is sold the buyer will have the home inspected.  When the inspector sees a bucket they ...

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Feb. 3, 2021

6 Tips to Stage Your Home for Sale

If you plan to sell your home, chances are you hope to sell it as quickly as possible.  You should stage your home to make it will stand out to potential buyers. Here are 5 tips that might help.

1. Reduce the clutter. The most important thing you can ...

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