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Tips for Selling a House

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A MoneyTips Guide to Selling Your Home

It’s time to sell your home. Wait, are you getting misty-eyed or feeling anxious? It’ll be OK, promise. You’ve got more choices at your fingertips than a BuzzFeed personality quiz. Getting smart about a home sale means doing your due diligence. With some planning and basic research, you can find answers to key questions about...

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7 Home Selling Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Making the wrong moves when selling your house can keep buyers away while keeping you awake at night. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Sure, selling your house is never easy, but avoiding home seller mistakes can be if you know what to expect. You did a great job saving for your first...

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8 Tips for Selling Your Home Quick

Selling a house can be challenging. There are so many things that are out of your control. And ultimately, it’s out of your hands whether someone loves your home enough to buy it. Besides that, selling a house can feel like it takes FOREVER. Fortunately, there are a handful of things you can control. By...

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How Much Does It Cost To Sell a House?

So, you’re ready to sell your home. You’ve made every mortgage payment on time (and in full), and you’ve taken care of your home. You’re ready to sell, pay off your existing mortgage and pocket the rest of the money as profit. Before you start thinking about what you’ll do or buy with that extra...

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For Sale by Owner (FSBO): Tips To Sell Your Home by Yourself

So, you’ve decided to go FSBO (For Sale by Owner). There are lots of reasons why selling your home on your own might make sense. Maybe you want to have more control over the selling process. Maybe you want to pocket more of the profit from the sale and want to avoid spending your cash...

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How Much Is My House Worth? 6 Ways to Find Out

Laura bought her first home in Ohio in 2015. It was a cute cottage-style house in a decent neighborhood. It was the right place for her small family, but she always had plans to sell the home (hopefully at a profit!) and buy a bigger one in a nicer neighborhood. When the housing market boom...

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11 Home Staging Tips for a Quick Sale

When touring homes or checking out prospects online, do you ever admire the decor of a home so much that you wish you could buy it as-is? Or maybe you’ve experienced the opposite. Maybe you saw the perfect home, but something was off about the way it was decorated. That’s the power – good, bad...

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What Is for Sale by Owner (FSBO)?

Fizzbo. 🤡  No, it’s not the name of a party clown. It’s how you pronounce “FSBO,” the acronym of “for sale by owner.” Maybe you’ve seen a FSBO home listed online and wondered how different the buying process is from buying a home that’s listed the standard way.  Or maybe you’re about to put your...

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