Cooperating With Your Realtor

It is essential that if your realtor will be promoting your property and spending advertising fees which can be quite costly that you as the seller make showings as smooth as possible. This would include giving over a key for times when you are not available. It...

Getting the Best Service from Your Realtor

One of the most important things to know about your realtor is that he or she works on a commission basis – no salary. This means that if you are happy with the relationship it is crucial that you work together. This means that if you are looking at houses...

Picking a Realtor

The most important factor in selecting a good realtor is a reputation of honesty and integrity – a good track record as a person first, a realtor second. These days it is vital to have a strong internet presence so a good website that is easy to navigate and...

Bright is Better!

Bright really is better! Ok, maybe you don’t need to go this bright, but remember – no one likes a dark dingy house, especially those of us who have moved to Mexico from a cold northern climate. So make sure your home feels light and airy. So when you are...

Declutter your House Before Selling

What does it mean to declutter? Does it mean taking all your family photos off the wall and hiding your personal life like some stagers will suggest? In my experience a home should look like a home so some personal items should remain to keep the ‘homey’...