What don’t you know about selling your home? The answers can be costly to you not only in money but time and hassle. The very best resource is your Realtor. The real estate agent should have local knowledge of the area, prices of homes in the area of interest and much more. Check out some of the helpful resources. When you’re ready to sell give Doug Hansen a call.

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What Are The Easy Ways To Make More Money Selling Your Home?

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Many strategies exist for homeowners to sell their homes and make more money in the process. These strategies involve time, planning and money. Notwithstanding, some factors are necessary to consider if you desire to sell your home and net the most money possible, irrespective of whether you are trading up, downsizing or relocating.

Here are easy ways to make more money selling your home:

Can You Sell Your Own Home?

Sign For Sale By Owner

Many homeowners are often seen placing “For Sale by Owner” (FSBO) sign in front of their homes in a bid to sell their properties by themselves. Understand the positives and negatives of selling by owner.

Closing Costs When You Sell A Home In Grand Rapids

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Are you wondering exactly how much your closing cost will be to sell your house in Greater Grand Rapids? This list is an estimate only and should not be considered to be held as the true and actual closing cost to sell your house. The reason is simple, the sellers closing costs will be based … Continued

10 Steps To A Successful Open House

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#1: Make Any Repairs and CLEAN! Sometimes the easiest and quickest repairs are the ones that pay the most with the least amount of time, money and effort. Well, maybe a little effort. Clean, Clean, Clean will be the mantra for this paragraph. Turn your eyes into potential buyers eyes and the easiest way to do … Continued

How To Sell Your House Fast In Grand Rapids

How to sell your house fast in Grand Rapids? That’s easy, put a sign in the front yard and wait for the offers to pour in. No that is not the case. In this comprehensive selling guide, we will cover pricing strategies, preparing your home for the showings, why to have your home pre-appraised, finding … Continued

Things To Do In Grand Rapids on St Patrick’s Day

Not Sure What To Do? Here Are 3 Things To Do In Grand Rapids On St Patrick’s Day Are you looking for things to do in Grand Rapids on St Patrick’s Day? From boisterous pub crawls to lively parades, there’s nothing quite like St. Patrick’s Day in the beautiful city of Grand Rapids. It’s a … Continued

Grand Rapids Housing Market Trends

Recently the Grand Rapids Association of Realtors released their data for 2015 GRAR Home Sales Report and Update. This is one way to look into the future if you know what has happened in the past. If you don’t know the numbers for Grand Rapids homes for sales, sold, inventory and months of supply then … Continued

Grand Rapids MI The Nation’s Hottest Housing Market

What’s Causing This Strong Grand Rapids Housing Market? Experts said the Grand Rapids housing market has increased by 8.5 percent. Why such a strong housing market? I believe that the number of properties that were underwater with their mortgages has finally passed and those homeowners are starting to get back on their feet and are purchasing … Continued