First-Time Home Seller Tips: Stay Positive After You List a Home

Adding a residence to the real estate market can be stressful, particularly for a first-time home seller. Fortunately, we’re here to help you maintain a positive outlook as you await offers on your house.

Now, let’s take a look at three tips to help a first-time home seller remain calm, cool and collected after he or she lists a residence.

1. Set Realistic Expectations

Although a first-time home seller might expect dozens of offers in the days following a house’s addition to the real estate market, it may take some time to stir up interest in a residence. However, a home seller who establishes realistic expectations from the get-go will know how to stay the course throughout the property selling journey.

A first-time home seller should understand both the best- and worst-case scenarios. That way, a home seller will know how to respond to any potential pitfalls that may arise.

Furthermore, a first-time home seller should have a plan in place for what will happen after a home offer is accepted. This will ensure a home seller is fully prepared to vacate a house as quickly as possible.

2. Learn About the Housing Market

The housing market is exceedingly complex, especially for those who are selling homes for the first time. Conversely, a first-time home seller who takes a diligent approach can gain the real estate market insights to make confident decisions.

For example, a first-time home seller should analyze the competition closely. By looking at the prices of similar houses that are available, this home seller can establish a competitive price for a house and increase his or her chances of a quick home sale.

A first-time home seller also should check out the prices of recently sold houses in his or her city or town. By doing so, this home seller can find out whether he or she is entering a buyer’s or seller’s market and plan accordingly.

3. Collaborate with a Real Estate Agent

Selling a home may seem like a simple process on paper, but challenges can quickly arise that prevent a first-time property seller from achieving his or her desired results. But with support from a real estate agent, a first-time home seller can get the assistance that he or she needs to remain confident at each stage of the property selling journey.

A real estate agent understands the challenges associated with selling a house and will help a property seller avoid such problems. In fact, a real estate agent is happy to provide expert guidance to help a first-time home seller operate like a home selling professional.

Perhaps best of all, a real estate agent will respond to a first-time home seller’s concerns and queries. This guarantees a home seller can obtain unparalleled insights into how to set a competitive price for a residence, how to bolster a house’s interior and exterior and much more.

Want to keep things positive as you proceed along the home selling journey for the first time? Use the aforementioned tips, and you can maintain a positive outlook as you navigate the home selling cycle.

Open house on 1/13/2019 at 20 Taft Hill Park Boston, MA 02131


Date: 01/13/2019 Time: 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM  
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ONLY 5 UNITS LEFT at “The Residences at Taft Hill Park”! A landmark 19 unit, new construction condominium development situated in the heart of Roslindale Village! The complex is conveniently situated just a short stroll to all the local Village restaurants, boutiques & shops, the Arnold Arboretum and the commuter rail stop to downtown Boston & also a short 10-15 minute drive to the world renowned Longwood Hospital area in Boston. The complex offers a distinct & impressive collection of luxury 2 bedroom Penthouse unit w/garage parking & elevator. State of the art construction featuring private decks with city views, 9′ high ceilings, Silestone/stainless steel kitchens, Grohe & Kohler fixtures, Marvin windows, state of the art energy efficient hydro power heating system & more! This is the only new construction multiple unit development available in Roslindale Village now – so “jump in” while they last!. OCCUPANCY NOW! 1 extra garage space can be purchased.- if desired.

Open house on 1/12/2019 at 20 Taft Hill Park Boston, MA 02131


Date: 01/12/2019 Time: 11:00 AM to 2:30 PM  
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ONLY 5 UNITS LEFT at “The Residences at Taft Hill Park”! A landmark 19 unit, new construction condominium development situated in the heart of Roslindale Village! The complex is conveniently situated just a short stroll to all the local Village restaurants, boutiques & shops, the Arnold Arboretum and the commuter rail stop to downtown Boston & also a short 10-15 minute drive to the world renowned Longwood Hospital area in Boston. The complex offers a distinct & impressive collection of luxury 2 bedroom Penthouse unit w/garage parking & elevator. State of the art construction featuring private decks with city views, 9′ high ceilings, Silestone/stainless steel kitchens, Grohe & Kohler fixtures, Marvin windows, state of the art energy efficient hydro power heating system & more! This is the only new construction multiple unit development available in Roslindale Village now – so “jump in” while they last!. OCCUPANCY NOW! 1 extra garage space can be purchased.- if desired.