Real estate professionals play a crucial role whether you’re buying or selling. The right agent provides expertise that makes the selling process straightforward. Consequently, picking the right real estate professional is a crucial step in selling your property.
Most sellers pick an agent more or less at random. Some pick a relative, neighbor, or an acquaintance. Others will work with the first agent they come in contact. In fact, NAR* (National Association of Realtors) found that two-thirds of sellers only contacted one agent before listing their property.
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Most people buy and sell a handful of properties over the course of their lives and there’s a lot at stake so choosing the right real estate professional is critical to ensure a successful transaction.
When we need to see a doctor, we don’t just select one because of familiarity or convenience, rather, we choose a doctor based on our need. If we have a heart ailment we go to a cardiologist, if we have a skin condition we consult a dermatologist… We consider not only their specialization, but also their track record and any recommendations or testimonials from previous patients.
When prepping your vacation rental for tenants, make sure that everything is in good working condition and that the property is presentable as a whole. Consider what is already present and aim to strike a balance between what is convenient for you and what is desirable for your tenants.
Remove any important or valuable items and get rid of clutter. Neutralize the space by removing any personal items like photos or artifacts. It’s a good idea to assign a lockable cupboard or closet for storing personal items and extra supplies.
All of the rooms in your vacation rental should be properly...