Selling Your Home

Dec. 10, 2018

Is It a Good Time to Move Into that Dream Home?

 

In a recent CoreLogic study of the housing market between 2012 and 2017, they wanted to investigate the state of the market since the end of the recession. 

Chief Economist, Frank Nothaft, said “Greater demand and lower supply -  as well as booming job market -  have given ...

View More
Oct. 6, 2018

October BirminghamWelcomeHome.com Newsletter

 

Birmingham Real Estate Updates from BirminghamWelcomeHome.com
View this email in your browser

Hello,
School is back in session and buyers are refocusing on their home searches. Whether you plan on moving in the next six month or just want your home to be a show stopper for you and ...

View More
Oct. 2, 2018

How to Stage Your Bathroom to Sell or to Stay with Featured Contributor Amanda Swan

With featured contributor Amanda Swann from Set to Sell. 

There are many spaces in a house that will draw the attention of a buyer, one of these that is often ignored in preparation of selling a home is your bathrooms. Bathrooms usually have minimal furniture, so you may not ...

View More
Posted in Selling Your Home
Sept. 14, 2018

What's Next in Countertops?

Take a close look at the countertops below. Can you guess what each counter's material?

They are all the same material, epoxy. 

When it comes to countertops, granite has been king for a long time, but homeowners are exploring more options. In recent years, quartz, concrete, glass, solid ...

View More
May 4, 2018

Selling Your Home in Birmingham? Make Sure It Appraises For Maximum Value

Selling Your Home in Birmingham? Make Sure It Appraises For Maximum Value

There are two major steps in the process of selling your home that can give the most headaches to homeowners: the home inspection and appraisal. Both can have a major impact on the home’s market value and how much money you can earn in the sale. While both can break ...

View More
Posted in Selling Your Home
April 30, 2018

Get to Know the Professionals Involved in Selling and Buying a House

Get to Know the Professionals Involved in Selling and Buying a House

A real estate transaction is a transaction with many moving parts all tied together by a group of professionals. While the majority of professionals are well intended, at times inexperience or insufficient systems can make the process more stressful than it needs to be. Below is a list of professionals that make up a ...

View More
Feb. 27, 2018

Protect Those Pipes

I have seen first hand the costs of digging up sewer and water lines from the house to the main supply. Every homeowner is responsible for this section of line whether it be sewer or water. Old clay lines crack, tree roots find water and are happy to invade your ...

View More
Jan. 30, 2018

New Year’s Resolutions for Selling Your House in 2018

New Year’s Resolutions for Selling Your House in 2018

Repaint those walls and touch up your trim paint

You know who you are. You have talked about selling your house and dreamed about a different home, neighborhood, or city. You dream about newer windows, more character, or a better layout. However, you look around your house and realize that ...

View More
Posted in Selling Your Home
Jan. 18, 2018

Critical Winter Home Staging Tips For Selling Your Home

 selling your house in the winter

When most people think about winter they think shorter days, cold temperatures and a blanket of dead leaves. Not ideal for selling a house, is it? While spring, summer and early fall do offer the best conditions for selling in Birmingham, there is still a demand for housing in ...

View More
Posted in Selling Your Home
Oct. 31, 2017

What Does A Title Company Do?

Whether it’s your first time buying or selling a home, one of the most confusing aspects of either process is learning the lingo. Fixtures, encumbrances, contingencies – real estate jargon starts flying fast and furiously. The various players in the process, their roles, and responsibilities seem to confuse consumers the ...

View More