Monthly Archives: October 2010

Dear Seller, are you REALLY motivated?

…. or are you just wasting everyone’s time with an overpriced home?  house picture

I don’t know why ANY home seller would put themselves thru the pain and agony of trying to sell in this market unless they REALLY REALLY want or need to sell. Well, I do know the answer but it just pissed me off a little bit.  

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Open Houses Suck… a case study

South Jersey Real Estate

4 open houses over 4 weeks, I know it’s not a scientific study, but I already know the answer to the question of “Do open houses work?” 

Back in the day when I was a newbie, I did about 40 open houses a year and it was a good prospecting tool and to help build my database of potential buyers and even some sellers.

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Buy 1st or Sell 1st …THAT is the Question!

Let’s say that you own a home but want to move to a better home.   Most people start the process by looking for the new home first… and then it hits them…. how am i going to pay for this thing?!    For the sake of brevity, let’s say you don’t want to rent your current home and that you have some cash/savings for a down payment but not enough to buy the new house outright with no mortgage.   

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