Sellers

Nervous About Selling Your Home?

We extinguish your home-selling fears by explaining the process to you in plain english.

Save on Your Next Electric Bill

To help you save money on your electrical bill, we’ve put together a list of helpful tips on energy conservation.

Is it Currently a Buyer’s or Seller’s Market?

Are Sanibel and Captiva Islands currently in a Buyer’s Market or Seller’s Market? We answer that and explain what it means to be both types of market.

How To Pass Your Home Inspection

There are a number of things that inspectors look for in your home, but here are 5 of the most common problem areas found.

Choosing A Real Estate Agent

Selecting a real estate agent is not a “one size fits all” business. It’s important to ask detailed questions and do the appropriate research before making your decision.

9 Valuable Home Selling Tips

9 Valuable Home Selling Tips You Should Know to Get Your Home Sold FAST and for TOP DOLLAR! Here’s 9 tips on protecting and capitalizing on your most important investment – Your Home! Reduce stress, be in control of your home sale and make the most profit possible. Understand The Reasons Why You Are Selling Your Home, […]

Home Staging – To Stage or Not To Stage

You’ve heard people talk about it, but is home staging really worth the time and money? YES.  Why Stage Your Home? Increased Price The average staging investment is 1%-3% of a home’s asking price. That investment can generate a return of 8%-10% {National Realtors Association (NAR)}. Selling Speed Staged homes sold 77% faster than non-staged homes […]

Sanibel Market Stats: March 2012 YTD

The Sanibel real estate market showed continued improvement in March. Buyers are active and we are seeing many more transactions than the previous few years. Significantly, when comparing the year-to-date period ending in March to 2011, the average sales price is up 17%, from $681k to $800k. The total number of transactions is up 20%, […]

Huge Activity in Sanibel Market

Sanibel real estate sales in January beat the last 7 years. I believe this is because buyers are responding to the recently reduced prices on the island. If you have been considering a purchase on Sanibel, now may be the right time to act. I’ve noticed that the under $600k market seems particularly in demand. […]