Hi this is Amy Shair. I’ve been out showing buyers some properties recently, and I wonder if buyers are forgetting about something...Location, location, location. You know buyers are talking about getting the best price, they're talking about getting the best looking house in terms of curb ... » Learn More about Does Location, Location, Location matter to Buyers?
Archives for 2010
Is the Kitchen Upgrade Worth it? Top 3 Things Buyers Look For in a Kitchen
Hi this is Amy Shair at www.AmyShair.com, when I show property I get asked all the time how much it’s going to cost to upgrade a kitchen. So I thought I would take a couple of minutes and go through the breakdown of the top things buyers are looking for and the average cost of the kitchen ... » Learn More about Is the Kitchen Upgrade Worth it? Top 3 Things Buyers Look For in a Kitchen
Home Staging: What Is the Deal With Home Staging Anyway?
Home Staging in Today's Real Estate Market Staging is more than just a buzz word in today's real estate market. If you sold your home 10+ years ago staging might be a foreign word. The reality is that staging is a necessity to get your home sold in a buyer's market. What is home staging? ... » Learn More about Home Staging: What Is the Deal With Home Staging Anyway?
How to Funkify Your Home
Funkify is a word I created to describe when a person makes a change to their home that works for them and doesn't work for anyone else. Putting built-in wall to wall shelves for your 1000 miniature antique doll collection is not going to work well for resale. Choosing that gorgeous, expensive, ... » Learn More about How to Funkify Your Home
How Long Has it Been Since You Painted Your Bathroom?
I was trying to remember how many years ago I painted my master bathroom. To my amazement, it turned out to be about 10 years! Back then it was cool to use a faux finish but now it's very dated. When I think about what color I would paint it today, I'm inspired to go back in and also replace the ... » Learn More about How Long Has it Been Since You Painted Your Bathroom?