In any Real Estate market, regardless of the state of the economy, it’s easy for homeowners to make simple mistakes when selling their homes and these mistakes can cost thousands of dollars or even ruin the sale of their home altogether.
Hire A Professional Realtor
The first step to take when selling a home in Orange County is to hire a professional Real Estate agent who works as a Realtor full time. Not only that, but has been in business for more than one or two years and will also provide you with references from their happy clients.
Finding the right Realtor who has the experience and skills can mean the difference between a smooth, effortless Real Estate sale and a transaction that’s wrought with errors and problems that could have been easily avoided.
Learn More About Fees And Commissions
Besides selling a home, there are other fees and costs involved with selling, including paying the Realtor their commission upon the sale of the home.
Before a homeowner decides to sell they should research or find out what all of the costs are involved with selling their home just to ensure that they don’t get overwhelmed or face “sticker shock” when they realize that there are other costs involved with selling a home after it’s sold.
Don’t Set An Outrageous Price
Many homeowners have unrealistic expectations for the price that they can ask for their homes and they are left disappointed later on when they realize that their homes are worth far less.
Every seller should consult with their Realtor first and have a comparative analysis done of homes that have recently sold in their neighborhood before they decide on a price just so they can have confidence that they are asking for an unrealistic price that no home buyer would ever want to pay.
To learn more about the tips that homeowners should avoid when selling their home, or to view the latest Orange County homes for sale, contact Fred Sed & Associates today by calling us for a free consultation at (949) 272-0125.