Factors Considered When Selling Property

selling property

Pricing a home for timely sale is challenging. A property fetches a lot of money when purchased fast. The more a property stays in the market, the less money it will fetch. Pricing a property correctly is essential since the failure of it to be purchased is the worst thing. Do not put your prices too high.


Location of a home affects its selling rate. A home with a good view and with a quiet place is likely to sell fast. Factors such as nearness to school, nearness to power lines and busy streets are considered less when selling a property. Recognizing price and location is important to market accordingly.



Pricing your home appropriately is very important. Many sellers are after selling their houses at a very high price. This will be a disadvantage to you as you will just end up helping your neighbours by selling their property faster. Overpricing can result in three negative outcomes. Firstly, if your property is the market for long, buyers know you are more likely going to accept a low price.


You will end up selling your property lower than the essential fair market value. Secondly, you will miss on customers looking at your property because of the high price. Thirdly, you will have lower offers or no offers at all. Sell at a price that will attract many buyers. The more the buyers come, the more you can negotiate for a price.



A market can either be sellers, buyers or normal stable market. The seller’s market drives selling prices up since there are more buyers and low inventory. In the regular stable market, prices are stable. This is because the number of homes is proportional to the number of buyers. In the buyers market, home prices decline. This is because buyers are less compared to the homes for sale. Pricing a home effectively can be achieved by knowing the market condition.


house in good condition

If a home is appealing and clean, buyers will pay more. Buyers are looking for properties that are well kept to be assured they will last long. Paint your home and slash glasses to make it look as attractive as possible. Buyers will take time to negotiate with you if something is appealing. Homes in bad condition have less all no people interested.


The realtor you choose

There are many realtors ready to market your property. Whoever you contact will assure you he/she is the best. Before picking on a realtor, consider their experience, presence on the internet and their plan in marketing your home. References will help you know what they have sold in the past and how successful they were.…

Considerations before buying a condo

If you are looking to own a home, a condo is a great option. A condo or condominium is a type of home ownership where a person owns a unit is a set of units. This can either be an apartment or a family home in a community. It features the sharing of common areas like lobbies, lawns and walkways. Such homeownership has gained popularity due to the benefits that come with this kind lifestyle. This includes shared costs in maintenance. The type of housing also offers facilities that are used by those who live there. This will vary from one condo community to another but include clubhouses, gyms, playgrounds and swimming pools.

Buying a condo

Establish what your needs are


One needs to establish what it is they are looking for. Begin by determining what your budget is. This will help one find a condo that is within the range they plan to spend and also look for extra financing if there is a need. Secondly, consider the location of the condo. What proximity are you looking for between your home and your workplace and nearness to other social amenities? This goes hand in hand with the neighborhood that is around the condo. Different people will prefer different kind of neighborhoods. A person with children will want a neighborhood that has schools, a play park, shopping malls, grocery stores and hospitals. While a single person may want an area that has entertainment places and restaurants for them to dine out. Lastly, consider the facilities that the condo community will offer. What are you looking for do you want a gym, pool facility, clubhouse, a playground for the children, a rooftop to entertain guest, this are a few facilities that one can find in a condo community.


Hire a real estate agent

One needs to consider hiring a real estate agent. Such a professional comes with the knowledge of the market and is able to realistically direct their clients on what condos will best suit their needs. They also have the needed skill to be able to negotiate, get the best deal and close the deal on behalf of their client. Finally, they are able to adequately guide their clients on the legal processes that need to be fulfilled when owning a condo.

Find out about the associations

fkjdfjkjkdfjkjkfIt is worth noting that most condo communities are governed and managed by associations. These ensure that the condo community coexists well and ensure that the facilities are maintained well. They have policies that those who live in the community need to adhere to. Secondly, there is a fee that every person needs to pay to ensure the running of the condo community, in paying utility bills and repairs.…