home sales

Here's what you need to know about the link between interior wall colors and home value.
These are the best sales happening over this weekend, from Nov. 20 to Nov. 22.
1. After selling real estate for 35 years, I've learned that the degree of difficulty in selling a home is more a function
Monthly new home sales broke several months of stagnation at around the 520,000 mark by soaring to 619,000 in April. This
You've had your home on the market for six months and it didn't sell. You're frustrated and not exactly sure why it didn't sell. You're not alone. Over the past 20 years of selling real estate, your situation is one I have encountered hundreds of times.
February's decline weighed on investor sentiment, with the S&P 500 stock index falling after the data was released.
In some regions of the U.S., home sellers are unknowingly losing thousands of dollars. Why? An antiquated MLS (Multiple Listing Service) rule prevents real estate agents from building excitement by pre-marketing homes before "officially" putting them on the market.
After negotiating thousands of real estate transactions over 35 years, I've seen every mistake in the book. Many are avoidable missteps that lead to seller frustration and lower sale prices.
Skip the crowds and save big... from the comfort of your couch.
Whether they should they rent or buy a home is one of the toughest financial decisions Americans face. The factors at play in making this decision revolve around not only where you are, but also who you are.
Have you ever thought about how sales have helped you accomplish your goals? Do you know the number one reason businesses fail, or what skills will ensure your position in the marketplace?
The "basis" of your home is the value of your home for tax purposes. Your original cost basis is the amount of money that you paid for your home. As time goes by, events adjust this cost basis in either direction.
Your agent needs your help with getting the home seen, and seen in the best possible light. The best marketing in the world may be worthless if prospective home-buyers are frustrated before they can even make an offer. Here are 3 apps that can help.
When you consider which home remodeling projects to tackle and which ones to shelve, it is wise to think about the payback potential. Which projects will increase the value of your home enough to recoup your investment potentially?
Wondering why your home has yet to sell? As a seller, I know you probably love your home, or at the least had some great memories there.
No, I am not talking about garage sales or illegal items. Like the rest of the free world, I read two posts about the various sides of the multi-level marketing parties yesterday -- you know, the Pampered Chef, Silpada, and most recently Jamberry businesses and all of the companies like that out there.
Officially, the recession ended five years ago. But there's something the financial newscasters don't tell you: Unless you're rich, those numbers don't apply to you.
While many American households now face a bright and promising economic future, it is now clear that the recession and post-recession recovery has a different look and feel depending on whether you are wealthy, middle-class, or poor.