RE/MAX Blog for Sellers

RE/MAX Blog for Sellers

  • Finding Time for Fun in Real Estate

    When you hire a real estate agent to help buy or sell a home, they can help free up time you would otherwise spend on sorting through listings, scheduling showings, or trying to figure out paperwork. You might even have time to focus on the fun parts of moving, such as: 1. Building a Pinterest board of décor inspiration Don't have a particular design style in mind? No problem. Check out the RE/MAX Pinterest page for ideas. 2. Clearing out the clutter with a yard sale Remember, each thing you sell is one less thing you'll have to […]

  • April 2017 Housing Report: 4 Things to Know

    March set a post-recession record for increasing home sales and prices, according to this month's RE/MAX National Housing Report. Here's what the research revealed: 1. Home sales increased year-over-year March home sales were 6.6 percent higher than the report's previous March record, set last year. Thirty-eight of the 53 metro areas in the report showed year-over-year increases. Sixteen of these areas charted double-digit growth. 2. Inventory continues to drop In March, the Months Supply of Inventory dropped below three months (2.7) for the first time since RE/MAX […]

  • March 2017 Housing Report: 4 Things to Know

    Low home inventory in February drove home prices up to a record high in the 9-year history of the RE/MAX National Housing Report. Here's what you need to know from the March 2017 edition. 1. Inventory has been dropping since 2008 The active inventory of homes for sale across the country dropped 17.9 percent year-over-year in February. It's the 100th consecutive month of year-over-year declines, dating back to October 2008. "Inventory, not the rise in interest rates, remains the principal constraint on home sales," said Dave Liniger , RE/MAX CEO, Chairman of the […]

  • February 2017 Housing Report: 4 Things to Know

    The tug-of-war between rising home sales and shrinking inventory is escalating and the pressure is showing in home sale statistics for January. The month topped all other Januarys in our report's nine-year history with the most sales, highest sales prices and fewest days on the market. It was quite a start for 2017. Here's the scoop: 1. Home sales increased The overall average number of home sales was 4.5 percent higher than January 2016 in the 53 metro areas surveyed. Many of the metro areas we looked at — two-thirds of them — experienced an increase in sales […]

  • 6 easy, affordable smart home features that could help you sell your house faster

    Fresh paint on the walls, professional staging and an asking price that ends in 999 — when you're selling your home, you'll do whatever you can to help it stand out and sell faster. Because the National Association of Realtors is predicting modest growth for the 2017 real estate market, as a seller you want every edge you can get. And on the heels of the popular Consumer Electronics Show in January, perhaps that edge is a smarter home. "Smart home features are designed to make homes more convenient, appealing, secure and energy-efficient — all of which […]

Bill Robbins – Realtor at RE/MAX Bryan-College Station