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Prep your Home for Sale - Little Things make a BIG Difference!

by Ashley Franchini Team

Try these three quick tips when prepping to sell and show your home.  This article comes to us from Zillow.

 

Prepare Your Home for Sale

 

 

What to Expect when You're Inspecting

by Ashley Franchini Team

Home inspections - they can be stressful for both buyers and sellers.  This article from Zillow breaks down what the expectations should be whether you are a buyer, seller, realtor, or inspector!

Are you ready to sell your shore home?  Give me a call.  I'll walk you through the entire process, start to finish - including inspection!

What to Expect when You're Inspecting

Cheap vs. Frugal

by Ashley Franchini Team

Are you cheap or are you frugal?  There is a big difference and that can make a big difference as you get ready to sell your home.  Check out this post brought to us by HouseLogic and find out which one you are.  Then, give me a call.  I can take the cheap out of your frugal and help you find your perfect shore home!

Cheap vs. Frugal

Prep that Lawn for Spring

by Ashley Franchini Team

Mmmm, do you smell that?  Spring is in the air!  And with Spring comes.... lawn care.  An important part of selling your home is curb appeal, so that means getting your lawn ready for those showings!

This article from Zillow gives us 5 great tips for getting your lawn in tip top shape.  When you are ready to sell, or need a good recommendation for a gardner, give me a call!

Five Tips for Spring Lawn Care

The Difference between Interest Rate and APR

by Ashley Franchini Team

If you read none of my other blog posts, at least read this one.  This is one of the most important pieces of knowledge to understand when buying a home or any other large purchase.  I think this article from Zillow explains it simply and well.

If you are in the market for a shore house, give me a call.  I have a vast network of lenders that I work with to help my buyers find the best loan for them!

 

What is the Difference between Interest Rate and APR?

Proven Ways to get the best Value for your Home

by Ashley Franchini Team

If I have not driven it home for you yet this month, there are many simple things sellers can do to drive up the value of their home - for very little monetary investment.  Here's another article from Trulia that spells out 8 easy ways to do this.  When you are ready, give me a call so I can help!

Proven ways to get the best value for your home

Choosing a Listing Agent - Don't Trust Your Home to Just Anyone

by Ashley Franchini Team

I love this article from Zillow because it paints a very real picture of what a Listing Agent is to a seller.  If you are thinking about selling please give me a call. I'll prove to you that I check off all these boxes.

Choosing the Best Listing Agent

 

Home Staging - Why it is important

by Ashley Franchini Team

I've seen it time and time again, a home with great potential - but it is just staged so poorly that buyers have a tough time envisioning themselves there or swallowing the asking price.

Zillow brings us this week's article and it's all about the importance of staging.

 

5 Ways to Stage Your Home

Invest small, gain BIG

by Ashley Franchini Team

It might seem counter intuitive to spend money when trying to sell your home for the highest value however, a little investment can go a looooong way to increasing your home's potential to get top dollar in this market.  This post from Trulia focuses on kitchen improvements for $5,000 or less.

 

Kitchen upgrades under $5K

What to do before you move in to your new house

by Ashley Franchini Team

So you found the perfect place, have signed all your documents, and are now ready to move into your new home!  Here are 9 things Trulia says will make that transition easier.

 

Things to do before moving into your new home

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Ashley Franchini
Soleil Sotheby's International Realty
8502 Ventnor Ave
Margate NJ 08402
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