Jill Kelly - Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Westwood



Posted by Jill Kelly on 8/15/2017

For home sellers, it is essential to dedicate the necessary time and resources to streamline the process of adding your property to the real estate market. In addition, you should prepare for any challenges that you may encounter after your home is listed. By doing so, you can avoid many costly mistakes.

Ultimately, there are numerous costly mistakes that may prevent a home seller from optimizing the value of his or her residence, including:

1. Underestimating Your Closing Costs

Closing costs may put a major dent in how much you obtain for your house. Fortunately, you can calculate your closing costs before you sell your home.

Consider all of the expenses that may be included in your closing costs. From attorney and other professional fees to excise tax expenses, you'll want to account for any and all costs that may impact how much you'll earn for your house.

Also, if you ever have concerns or questions about closing costs, be sure to consult with a real estate agent. This housing market professional can explain how closing costs work and help you plan accordingly.

2. Guessing Your Home's Price

What you paid for your home several years ago is unlikely to be what the same as what your house is worth today. Thankfully, you can meet with a home appraiser to determine the true value of your property.

A home appraisal offers a great first step to determining the right price for your home. Meanwhile, a home appraiser may be able to help you identify home problems that you can correct prior to adding your home to the real estate market.

Furthermore, don't forget to check out the prices of comparable homes that are available in your area. This will provide you with the housing market data that you need you to price your home competitively from the get-go, boosting your chances for a quick home sale.

3. Letting Your Emotions Get in the Way

Let's face it listing your home can be stressful, particularly for a first-time home seller. However, it is important to do whatever you can to prevent your emotions from getting in the way of selling your home.

Setting realistic home selling expectations may enable you to remain calm, cool and collected after you list your property. Luckily, real estate agents are available to guide you along the home selling journey and ensure that you are fully supported at every stage.

Your real estate agent will offer expert tips and recommendations, allowing you to understand the ins and outs of the real estate market. He or she also will negotiate with homebuyers on your behalf, keep you up to date about offers on your residences and host open houses to promote your residence to a broad array of homebuyers. Thus, your real estate agent can help you avoid the stress and anxiety that is commonly associated with selling a home.

Avoid the aforementioned home selling mistakes, and you should have no trouble maximizing the value of your residence.




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Posted by Jill Kelly on 8/12/2017

NEW LISTING -OPEN Sunday 8/13: 3-5 PM; Monday 8/14: 9:30-11:00 AM & 5-7:00 PM. EXTENSIVE UPDATES include: **KITCHEN 2016** BATHROOM 2015**DECK 2014**ROOF & WINDOWS (approx) 2010**COMPLETE UPDATE LIST attached. Main level features an open floor plan- the newly renovated kitchen boasts gorgeous cabinets, granite counters & gas cooktop; it opens to large dining room & spacious, bright, fireplaced living room w/bay window. Great layout! Three well proportioned BRs & gorgeous full bath complete this floor. Lower level offers bonus room perfect for family, office, media, exercise or play; fireplace & built-in cabinets add to the room's charm. Laundry, half bath, storage & access to two car attached garage round out the interior. Large level fenced yard provides optimal space for all of your outdoor interests. Great commuter location w/easy access to major routes to Boston & Providence. Central to all Norwood offers. MOVE IN READY PURCHASE OPPORTUNITY-You'll want to make this your next home!

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Posted by Jill Kelly on 8/12/2017


22 Arcadia Road, Norwood, MA 02062

Single-Family

$449,900
Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
NEW LISTING -OPEN Sunday 8/13: 3-5 PM; Monday 8/14: 9:30-11:00 AM & 5-7:00 PM. EXTENSIVE UPDATES include: **KITCHEN 2016** BATHROOM 2015**DECK 2014**ROOF & WINDOWS (approx) 2010**COMPLETE UPDATE LIST attached. Main level features an open floor plan- the newly renovated kitchen boasts gorgeous cabinets, granite counters & gas cooktop; it opens to large dining room & spacious, bright, fireplaced living room w/bay window. Great layout! Three well proportioned BRs & gorgeous full bath complete this floor. Lower level offers bonus room perfect for family, office, media, exercise or play; fireplace & built-in cabinets add to the room's charm. Laundry, half bath, storage & access to two car attached garage round out the interior. Large level fenced yard provides optimal space for all of your outdoor interests. Great commuter location w/easy access to major routes to Boston & Providence. Central to all Norwood offers. MOVE IN READY PURCHASE OPPORTUNITY-You'll want to make this your next home!
Open House
Sunday
August 13 at 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
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Posted by Jill Kelly on 8/12/2017


22 Arcadia Road, Norwood, MA 02062

Single-Family

$449,900
Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
NEW LISTING -OPEN Sunday 8/13: 3-5 PM; Monday 8/14: 9:30-11:00 AM & 5-7:00 PM. EXTENSIVE UPDATES include: **KITCHEN 2016** BATHROOM 2015**DECK 2014**ROOF & WINDOWS (approx) 2010**COMPLETE UPDATE LIST attached. Main level features an open floor plan- the newly renovated kitchen boasts gorgeous cabinets, granite counters & gas cooktop; it opens to large dining room & spacious, bright, fireplaced living room w/bay window. Great layout! Three well proportioned BRs & gorgeous full bath complete this floor. Lower level offers bonus room perfect for family, office, media, exercise or play; fireplace & built-in cabinets add to the room's charm. Laundry, half bath, storage & access to two car attached garage round out the interior. Large level fenced yard provides optimal space for all of your outdoor interests. Great commuter location w/easy access to major routes to Boston & Providence. Central to all Norwood offers. MOVE IN READY PURCHASE OPPORTUNITY-You'll want to make this your next home!
Open House
Sunday
August 13 at 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
More Open Houses
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Location: 22 Arcadia Road, Norwood, MA 02062    Get Directions

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Posted by Jill Kelly on 8/12/2017


22 Arcadia Road, Norwood, MA 02062

Single-Family

$449,900
Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
NEW LISTING -OPEN Sunday 8/13: 3-5 PM; Monday 8/14: 9:30-11:00 AM & 5-7:00 PM. EXTENSIVE UPDATES include: **KITCHEN 2016** BATHROOM 2015**DECK 2014**ROOF & WINDOWS (approx) 2010**COMPLETE UPDATE LIST attached. Main level features an open floor plan- the newly renovated kitchen boasts gorgeous cabinets, granite counters & gas cooktop; it opens to large dining room & spacious, bright, fireplaced living room w/bay window. Great layout! Three well proportioned BRs & gorgeous full bath complete this floor. Lower level offers bonus room perfect for family, office, media, exercise or play; fireplace & built-in cabinets add to the room's charm. Laundry, half bath, storage & access to two car attached garage round out the interior. Large level fenced yard provides optimal space for all of your outdoor interests. Great commuter location w/easy access to major routes to Boston & Providence. Central to all Norwood offers. MOVE IN READY PURCHASE OPPORTUNITY-You'll want to make this your next home!
Open House
Sunday
August 13 at 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
More Open Houses
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 22 Arcadia Road, Norwood, MA 02062    Get Directions

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