What First Time Home Sellers Wish They Knew

“Why Didn’t Someone Tell Me”? That’s probably what a lot of homeowners think after selling their home for the first time. After decades of living in a property, selling can be overwhelming, emotional, and frustrating. There are a lot of things that we learned through experience and selling a home is no different. It’s simply Read more…

Get the Most from Your Home Sale While Cutting Expenses

The adage “it takes money to make money” may be applicable in some situations but there are ways to maximize your asking price without putting thousands of dollars into the sale. Here are some unique ways to get the most from your home sale and still cut expenses on marketing and advertising. Price it right. Read more…

5 Home Improvements Homeowners Should Avoid

And it can be very tempting to do these improvements, which is even more of a reason to stay away from them because they just don’t give you the right return on your investment and/or buyers are not impressed. I often tell my homeowners if they’re planning on selling, don’t do more than you need Read more…

What Do I Have to Disclose When Selling a Condo?

Death, Flood, Suicide, Damage – Which one of these things do you have to disclose? Or do you have to disclose all of them? The Seller’s Disclosure Form is a form that all homeowners must fill out to the best of their ability before listing a property. Even if the homeowner doesn’t live in the Read more…

Green Updates That Add Value To Your Real Estate

Home maintenance and home improvement projects will increase the value of your home, but making green updates is especially beneficial for eco-conscious buyers who are concerned with saving energy and money. At Modernize, we appreciate that homeowners are looking out for buyer’s best interest as well as the environment. While some buyers are looking for Read more…