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11 Posts tagged sell

Looking to List? Get Your Home Ready

For the Home · Read in less than a minute 

7 Tips for Staging Your Home Make your home warm and inviting to boost your home’s value and speed up the sale process. Read 5 Tips to Prepare Your Home for Sale Working to get your home ship-shape for showings will increase its value and shorten your sales time. Read How to Pick Paint Colors […]

Free Seller-Focused Information

Info for Sellers, Uncategorized · Read in 13 minutes 

This post is a collection of 4 Dos, Don’ts, and Tips for Sellers, written by expert industry authors. Dos and Don’ts of Homebuyer Incentives What You Must Know About Home Appraisals 7 Tips for Short Sale Success Fielding a Lowball Purchase Offer on Your Home ++++++ Dos and Don’ts of Homebuyer Incentives By: G. M. Filisko […]

Best Garage Sale Tips Ever

Fun · Read in 4 minutes 

Garage sales can be a fun, profitable, and enjoyable part of life, especially when moving or doing some Spring Cleaning. They can also be hectic and disorganized (not the goal of a garage sale). Hopefully the following info helps inspire you and ease your burden. Helpful Links http://www.theawkwardturtle.com/2009/02/23/yard-sales/ http://www.weekendtreasure.com/tips/index.php http://www.wvu.edu/~exten/infores/pubs/fypubs/wlg90.pdf http://www.ifg-inc.com/Consumer_Reports/GarageSale.shtml http://www.garagesalehunter.com/ Why I Like Garage […]

Should I Rent or Should I Buy?

For the Home · Read in 10 minutes 

Long term, there’s no doubt that buying is the better financial decision. However, the Rent vs. Buy question is very personal. The right answer for you today might be the opposite tomorrow. Rent vs. Buy is a moving target, which is appropriate, since we’re considering moving! When to Rent Credit scores or finances aren’t good […]

City of Tulsa MLS Closing Analysis by Bedrooms, Bathrooms, Garage Capacity (January 1, 2010 – November 30, 2010)

Background 3/2/2 (spoken as “three two two”) is short for a house with 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and a 2 car garage. It’s the “typical” house, if there was one, especially for first-time homebuyers and investors. It’s enough house to be happy with size-wise and remain affordable. My analysis was sparked by a friend’s and […]

Tulsa County MLS Statistics for 2008, 2009, and July 31, 2010: Effects of the Expired “Housing Tax Credit”; the “Back To School” Trend

If you’re like me, you like to see data, not hear spin. So I did some digging in the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) system to discover the trends of our market. My parameters were: Tulsa County House / SFR (Single-Family Residence) List Price of $50,000 – $500,000 Closed / Sold / Completed Sales I chose […]

Oklahoma is #1 in the Nation for Cost of Living for a Second Year in a Row

Today, CNBC released its 2010 state-by-state rankings today and ranked Oklahoma the best Cost of Living state for a second year in a row! (For full disclosure: Oklahoma and Tennessee tied for first place in 2010.) Visit Oklahoma’s profile from CNBC’s “America’s Top States for Business 2010”: There’s more detailed State Profile information on CNBC’s website. CNBC […]