7 Strategies to Make Selling Your Home in 2019 Less Stressful
Whether it’s getting the right agent, negotiating, or simply de-cluttering, it all helps you get top dollar for your property
Selling a home is stressful. It’s probably the single largest transaction you’ll make in a lifetime. Add in the fear of a downturn, a possible recession, & market uncertainty & you’ve got a recipe for anxiety or even disaster.
It’s not like this anxiety isn’t substantiated. We’ve all read the headlines of double-digit sales activity declines & hundreds of thousands slashed from list prices. Even worse is that amidst the rise in inventory there is a decline in the number of Buyers entering the housing market. According to the Statistics Canada Census 2016 data, the percentage of households that own their home fell to 67.8% in 2016 down from 69% in 2011. More
Two years ago, Jill & Tom decided they were done with city living. From a practical standpoint, their family had outgrown their 1,200 sq.ft. condo in downtown. The space, already overrun with their 2 year old son’s toys & gear, was only going to get more crowded with a second child on the way. Plus, a move would help them escape the nuisance neighbour who would pound on the wall whenever their son made noise. It was time to move to the suburbs. More.....
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