Home staging will sell your home more quickly!

The latest research shows over 90% of all buyers are now making their first connection with your home online. This makes it increasingly necessary to make sure YOUR photos stand out online and leave an impression on “would be buyers.” Staging is a critical part of this process. Carefully placed bursts of color, focal points in each room, and making the old new again will automatically make your home photos more visually appealing. Realtor.com says, “Homes sell 30 to 85% more quickly and for more money when they are staged.”

Top 4 Reasons to use a realtor when buying new construction

As you look for the perfect home for you and your family, consider using a realtor to help guide you through the process of building your dream home. There are many reasons why it can be a benefit for YOU!!! Some research from realtor.com shows us why you should seek out help.

6 Things to do for a smooth selling experience!

When you finally decide to sell your home, there are several things that will help your home sell more quickly and many of them are very easy to do.

‘Seven Seas’ home in Concord Station is one of a kind

We all have dreams of what peaceful, gracious living should feel like. This Concord Station home in Land O’ Lakes, Florida is the definition of serene living. Built with an amazing water view, of course your address would be 3684 Seven Seas! Everything about this home conjures up “Florida” living at its finest.

Why do some homes sell faster than others?

Why do some homes sell faster than others? Everyone buying or selling seems to think they have the answer. One always hears location, location, location. We also hear schools, schools, school. Beyond that, are there many good reasons why your home is not selling as quickly as your neighbors? Hedstrom & Stamm’s home solutions team did some research to tally up what most experts say.

5 Secrets to Selling Your Home #4

              Secret # 4- Get rid of clutter!   Let’s face it, we all have a special place in our homes where we like to collect “junk”. After time, it seems that the “junk” area has grown into a small room and possibly has made it’s way to the […]

5 Secrets to Selling Your Home #3

       Secret # 3 – Get your floors and carpet clean!   When a buyer is touring your home you want them thinking about how they could imagine themselves living there. As they are walking from room to room imagining how they would decorate or how awesome a certain area is for entertaining […]

5 Secrets to Selling Your Home #1

Secret # 1- Kitchen and Bathrooms sell Houses! Think about when you purchased your home. What are the things that stood out to you and made you “have to” buy it?   If you are like most people, the kitchen and bathrooms were a major part of your decision. And this is what I find with […]

First phase of housing recovery slows

#113456532 / gettyimages.com WASHINGTON – Aug. 8, 2014 – Americans‘ attitudes toward the housing market remain mixed, although a steady improvement in their personal financial outlook may bode well for housing in the coming months, according to Fannie Mae‘s July 2014 National Housing Survey. “The continued cautious sentiment expressed across the range of consumer indicators […]

20% of Fla. home shoppers could enter the market soon

#98158278 / gettyimages.com CHICAGO – July 30, 2014 – A conducted by Pollara survey and released by BMO Harris Bank found that 68 percent of Florida homeowners believe the value of their home will go up over the next 12 months, and 13 percent expect the value of their home to go down. Over the […]