Imperative Factors for First-Time Home Sellers

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Erath County homesThere are two major factors to take into consideration when selling your Erath County-area home, and they include property condition and agent usage. The condition of your property when it is put on the market is very important as it will make an impact on whether home buyers are attracted to it or not. It is recommended that every home seller hire an inspector to inspect the condition of their home before placing it on the market. Knowing what needs to be fixed will give you an idea of what kind of bill you will be looking at.


Additionally, fixing your home’s small problems such as plumbing or electrical issues will increase a home’s value and make it more appealing for potential home buyers. A property that does not need major repairs is sure to attract more home buyers than a home that has a list of repairs waiting to be completed.


Another important factor for a home seller is the option to use an agent rather than putting a property on the market yourself. Though agents do take commission from a sale, it is almost always a better choice to go with an agent when selling your home. Agents will typically be more informed on ways to make your home stand out and you will not run the risk of undervaluing your property and selling for less than what it is worth.


Additionally, agents have numerous outlets to market and help gain interest in your home including networking through Facebook and Twitter. If you are unsure of what agent to go with, ask around, search online and even get referrals from friends and family for individuals they may have worked with in the past.


If you’d like to hear more about the great real estate opportunities available in Erath County, please contact us. We’d love to show you around the area and help you find your Erath County-area dream home.

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“Eric & Jamie Hayden were great to work with. They are very responsive and know the area well. They have a great team around them that made the process of selling very easy. We were out of state during the sale and they went above and beyond to assist in coordinating with us. Definitely recommend!”