Selling Your Prescott Home? Reap The Benefits of Home Renovations

When selling your home quickly and at the highest possible value renovations can help sell your home expeditiously. Jump start your imagination and get started today.

Remodel your Kitchen and bath

Remodeling your kitchen or bath adds the most value to your home. Adding fresh paint, water saving features on faucets and shower heads and energy efficient lighting you can transform a room into an inviting space worth investing in.

Curb appeal

What would potential buyers say about your curb appeal? Would they stop and tour your home or would they just keep on driving? As they say first impressions are everlasting and that applies to many facets in our lives including our home. Investing in landscaping and the exterior of you home promotes the pride and lures a potential buyer to a well maintained home. In particular desert landscaping that requires very little water to maintain is appealing to Prescott home buyers.

These simple renovations can not only help you sell your home, they can help usher a new and exciting chapter in your life.

Home staging

The goal of Home staging is to present an appealing and welcoming feeling to potential buyers in your home. All personal items should be removed as you want to create an environment that allows the potential buyer to envision themselves living in the home. Add a flower arrangement and fresh baked cookies to awaken the senses and you will add a dramatic affect for a small investment.

The Right Prescott Realtor

Although selling your house can present challenges, make sure to invest time in choosing a Prescott Real Estate professional to represent you and your home. Many Realtors have found creative ways to make you feel like they are marketing your home, but are they really? Find out what their marketing plan actually consists of and what can you expect in the way of advertising and Web presence. Take a moment and look at their website as if you were a buyer. Is it easy to navigate? Do the listings show well? Would you feel confident in your home being listed on their site?


Buying or selling your home in Prescott Arizona in 2016

2016 has arrived and if you are planning on buying or selling your home in Prescott Arizona, the stars are aligning in your favor.

With an abundance of beautiful homes for sale that include historic homes from the turn of the century to modern architectural marvels tucked into a beautiful mountainside,  this could be your year as interest rates and tax benefits are still in your favor.

Interest rates remain historically low

Even though the feds recently increased the interest rate, they remain at historic lows and the savings in interest over the life of a mortgage could be reason enough to move forward to buy or sell in 2016.

Tax benefits

The tax laws continue to favor homeowners. Along with the benefit of buying the home of your dreams, you can also reap a savings in mortgage tax deduction benefits.

TRID brings in new changes to the real estate market

With the introduction of TRID, a result of the Dodd- Frank act you may be in line to benefit from some of the changes to traditional mortgages. TRID is a combination of TILA and RESPA and includes looser credit terms as it now requires a down payment of just 3.5%. TRID is an acronym of four mortgage acronyms, Truth in Lending Act (TILA), Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA), Integrated and Disclosure.

Now is the time to invest in your dreams

With the cost to rent a home rising and showing no end anytime soon, why not invest your money in the home of your dreams and start saving with the mortgage tax deduction benefits. Put first time buying at the top of your list this year!

2016, a new blank page, a time to move forward with your dreams and to honor those resolutions. We Wish you a prosperous 2016 and remember regardless of where you choose to live in Prescott, you always have access to the many natural wonders in the area from National Forest lands to one of the many lakes in the area. Prescott is truly a beautiful place to live with four mild seasons you can enjoy while hiking, biking or simply relaxing.

Prescott Arizona, “Everyone’s Hometown.”