When Is The Best Time To Sell A Home?

When is it the best time to sell your home? Well, according to Zillow, the best time to sell your home is in the Spring. Around this time, homes are usually higher in price and the time your home is on the market is fairly minimal – in comparative to other seasons. In the Spring, often times, your home has more curb appeal because you can plant some flowers, mow the lawn, and water the grass to clean up the property to make it look nice.

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According to this graph from the National Association Of Realtors, home prices peaked during the warmer months. When is the best day to list a home? Zillow reports that the best day is Saturday. Consequently, Saturday and Sunday are also the best days to hold an Open House.

People start looking to buy in the Spring because they don’t want to disrupt their children’s school year.  Since it takes 30-60 days to close on a home, children can finish out the current school year and start the summer in their new home! On the flip-side, selling your home during the spring could work against you if your neighborhood is saturated with competition.This is why curb appeal and distinguishing features are important to your home.

There are really good reasons to hire a real-estate agent to help with selling your home. Not only is it time consuming, but it can also be overwhelming. You need to list the home, market it, stage it, host the open house, and coordinate times to show to others. That might seem overwhelming at first glance! Real-estate agents at Garpstas Realty Team can do all of this for you, and can even save you money! Real-estate agents also know the market and can help you get top dollar for your home. They can strategically price your home so negotiation can comfortably take place. Looking to sell? Contact us today!

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