Pat Cray

‘Free Pizza for Life’ and Other Crazy Home Sales Gimmicks from Across the Nation

May 13, 2016 by · Leave a Comment

While you may not want to take the risk of making these bold moves yourself, here are some unusual things that some people did in hopes of getting their home off the market a little sooner.

Selling Your Half of a Jointly-owned Home? Here’s What You Need to Know

April 13, 2016 by · Leave a Comment

There are many factors to consider when it comes to selling your home, and if you own your home with someone else the details involved can be even more confusing. If you’re wading into your co-ownership options and are curious about your next steps, here’s a short list of some things to think about.

‘Don’t Sit Around Waiting for a Deal’ and Other Great Advice from Successful Home Sellers

February 12, 2016 by · Leave a Comment

The real estate market and all the things involved in selling a home can seem complicated, and it can be very hard to know which tips to trust. While there’s plenty of great advice to go around from many knowledgeable sources, here are some of the best tips from home sellers who have made a successful sale.

The Top 5 Home Features That Buyers Are Hunting For This Fall

October 30, 2015 by · Leave a Comment

Whether you’re getting prepared to buy a new home or just curious about upcoming trends in housing, there are a bevy of features gaining momentum on the real estate market. From top to bottom and room to room, here are five popular features that home buyers will be sure to notice this fall.

From Big to Small: How to Downsize from a Large House to a Smaller, More Efficient Home

September 4, 2015 by · Leave a Comment

If you’re moving from a large home into a smaller house or condo, you’re probably looking forward to enjoying a lower heating bill and not having to do as much cleaning. But before you move, you’ll want to take certain precautions to ensure that you’re not overwhelmed.

Let’s Talk Hardwood: Why Converting Your Home to Hardwood Flooring Will Boost Its Value

July 8, 2015 by · Leave a Comment

When a homeowner makes the decision to upgrade flooring in one area of the home or throughout the entire space, there are numerous materials that may be considered. While each material option has its unique benefits and advantages, many are drawn to hardwood flooring as an option.

Summer’s Coming! Boost Your Home’s Curb Appeal and Get a Quick Sale with These 3 Tips

June 25, 2015 by · Leave a Comment

Curb appeal is important in the home sales process, and this is because it will impact the overall first impression that potential home buyers have about the property.

What Factors Determine Your Home’s Resale Value? Let’s Take a Look

March 4, 2015 by · Leave a Comment

There are several factors that will help you determine the value of your home when you want to sell it. Location, condition, layout, upgrades, and events relating to your home are all important when selling your home.

Selling Your Home in 2015? Boost Your Resale Value with These Three Inexpensive Renovations

February 20, 2015 by · Leave a Comment

To get top dollar for your home, renovations may be necessary. However, some renovations can prove costly and they don’t always add value to your home. Here are three inexpensive renovations that are sure to improve the resale value of your home.