Category Archives: Selling

Welcome to the Selling section where you will find tons of content about selling your home, home staging, setting your home selling price, and more.

10 Tips to Host the Best Open House Ever!

The success of an open house can depend on many factors.  Some things we can’t control, including the weather, drive-by traffic and market conditions. Factors that we can control are adequate advance advertising and proper pre-market preparation. If a seller … Continue reading

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House Hunting Tips: Stay Focused on Your Goals!

When you’re hunting for a new house and visiting potential properties, it’s easy to get caught up in the moment and to start making concessions about what you want. Not only is it common to feel pressure to make a … Continue reading

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Enhancing Your Home’s Outdoor Appeal

When we start thinking about selling a house, we tend to concentrate on all the preparations we’ll have to make inside. However, your home’s exterior serves a critical role in your sale: as the first thing potential buyers see when … Continue reading

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Spring is Here! Are You Ready to Sell?

With warm weather ushering in the spring season, many homeowners are gearing up to plant “For Sale” signs in the ground. Since the housing market typically warms up when the weather gets a little nicer, now is the perfect time … Continue reading

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Hey Hamilton! ComFree now offers exposure on your local real estate board!

When it comes to giving home-sellers maximum visibility in the Hamilton-Burlington area, ComFree Commonsense Network brokerage is now a member of the REALTORS® Association of Hamilton-Burlington, and our customers will benefit from the additional local listing exposure. ComFree already provides … Continue reading

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Letting go of emotional attachments when it's time to sell your home

Letting Go of Emotional Attachments When it’s Time to Sell

Letting Go of Emotional Attachments When it’s Time to Sell As home sellers, we tend to spend a lot of time preparing for the practical aspects of the sale, like choosing a brokerage, understanding the market, and learning how to … Continue reading

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tips to stage your home

Practical Tips for Staging Your Home

Practical Tips for Staging Your Home In the era of Pinterest, home decor TV shows, and big-box interior design stores, home staging has become either a passion or a point of anxiety for many sellers. While staging can certainly increase … Continue reading

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Energy-Saving Improvements to Boost Salability

Energy-Saving Improvements to Boost Salability For the majority of Canadians selling average homes, it can be difficult to highlight the reasons why yours is the best choice among similar homes on the market. If you’re intent on increasing your home’s value and … Continue reading

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houses that aren't selling

Slow Sale? Three Considerations for Houses that Aren’t Selling

Slow Sale? Three Considerations for Houses that Aren’t Selling Every once in a while, a house goes up for sale in a fairly active market, and for some reason, it just sits there. The weeks tick past, the other houses … Continue reading

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Quick Fixes for the Home that’s a Fixer-Upper

Quick Fixes for the Home that’s a Fixer-Upper For most Canadians, buying a new house doesn’t necessarily mean you’ve purchased the manifestation of your dream home – it usually takes some time, patience, and a bit of elbow grease to … Continue reading

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