Real Estate Myth #7: Waiting for Spring to Sell Your Home Will Get You More Money

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Real Estate Agent with Westbrook Realty Broker-Owner

Real Estate Myth #7: Waiting for Spring to Sell Your Home Will Get You More Money

The old adage that told sellers to wait until the improved spring market

to put their home up for sale is just that – an old saw.  And not true today.

Buyers tend to favor the spring and early summer market to move but this time

around, it could be costly for both buyers and sellers.

 

oldclockface thumb Real Estate Myth #7: Waiting for Spring to Sell Your Home Will Get You More Money

 

If you haven’t been following real estate news, yes, I know, it starts

to become blah, blah, blah, after awhile; then you might be unaware of the

shadow inventory.  All the experts agree, this 4 million+ housing inventory

of foreclosed and about-to-be foreclosed homes is weighing the market down

right now—and we have 45 more months of inventory to work through.

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Rainmaker
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Sheila Anderson
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Good morning Terry and Bonnie. I totally agree with you. Not only is this true now, it always was. I buy and sell in winter myself. There may be less activity but it is real people looking to move, not play. Happy holidays.

Dec 14, 2011 11:47 AM #1
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Collette Sarmento
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I totally agree, get it done now!

Dec 14, 2011 11:57 AM #2
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