Walkable Neighborhoods: Attract Interested Buyers with One Not-so-Obvious Home Feature

How much value is there to living in a community that’s difficult to access? As home buyers are increasingly focusing on community features during their home search, walkable neighborhoods are becoming a bigger and bigger draw. Today, we explain just what makes a neighborhood walkable, which demographics are searching for homes like yours, and how […]

5 Summer Staging Tips that Will Amplify Your Home Listing

Each season has its own set of advantages and disadvantages when it comes to selling your home. Our current real estate market is hotter than the weather outside. Even so, knowing how to prepare and position your home is important for a quick and beneficial sale. Here are five of our top summer staging tips […]

9 Questions You Must Answer to Successfully Prepare Your Home for Listing

If you want to get top dollar for your home, you need it parade ready. At Beverly-Hanks, we understand that this process can be overwhelming for home sellers, especially if this is your first time listing your home on the market. Together, your Beverly-Hanks agent will walk through your home to help you identify and […]

Which Comes First: Selling Your Current Home or Buying a New One?

It’s that age-old dilemma, applied to one of the largest financial transactions you may ever make: Which step should come first? On the one hand, you may not be able to put an offer on a new property without the capital from selling your current residence. But on the other, you don’t want to sell […]

First-time Seller Tips: What Your Closing Costs Mean

It’s important to understand closing costs from both sides to ensure there are no surprises during your home transaction. But as a home seller, just what do each of your closing fees mean? We break down the typical home seller fees for you below: Real Estate Commission The real estate commission is a percent of […]

Now is the Best Time to Move up to Your Dream Home! Here’s Why:

  Your neighborhood is getting crowded. Your new family is growing fast. Your new job is too much of a commute. You’re expanding your Etsy business and need room to grow…. There are a million reasons to move up from your first home to something larger, more comfortable, or closer to town. If you’re a […]

First-Time Seller Tips: Understanding Closing Costs

The process of listing and selling your home can be complex and emotional, especially if you’re a first-time seller. Depending on how long it’s been, you may remember certain conversations and stipulations from when you purchased your home, but now, as a seller, your responsibilities are different. Understanding closing costs and who is responsible for […]