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The old adage of “the first impression is the last impression” is very true when it comes to buying a new home. When you go to prepare your home for that very first showing, always be sure to keep this in the back of your head and start from the outside of your home to the inside.

This might sound crazy to some, but most times a home is actually sold within minutes of a potential buyer pulling into the driveway. That first impression is a big one and is going to last to a buyer throughout the entire showing of your home. If a buyer is interested, that first impression will also last up until they make an offer and can have a great effect on what they perceive to be the value of your home.

So step into the buyers shoes and see it from their

One of the most important and difficult decisions when it comes to selling one’s home is figuring out the current value of your home and what list price you should set. There are so many different variables in play, but we will do our best in this blog post to try and answer your question of how much should I list my house for?

There are two main questions that an agent will usually look at when helping a client figure out the best listing price for selling a house:

  1. What is my home’s market value?
  2. What price can I list my home for in order to bring in offers at or above my asking price?

Determining Your Home’s Market Value

When it comes to getting the maximum value out of your home and figuring out the best initial selling price, one

First off, we want to welcome you to the official blog here at Ottawa Real Estate. At least once or twice a week we will be posting helpful tips and information relating to buying or selling homes and the Ottawa Real Estate market in general.

We realize that even if you aren’t a first time home buyer, buying or selling your home can be a daunting and stressful experience, so we want to provide you with as much detailed information as possible to help make it as stress-free of an experience as possible!

The biggest decision we see clients face on a daily basis when selling their home is coming up with a listing price for their home. So we’ll make our first blog post dedicated to this and talk about factors to consider when figuring out the optimal