Philadelphia, Bucks and Montgomery Counties Real Estate. Tips for home buyers, home sellers by Gita Bantwal,Realtor at Re/Max Centre Realtors.: July 2009

Four steps to selling your home quickly.

Homes are selling and you can sell you home quickly if you are willing to cooperate with your agent.

1. Price it right. Price does not depend on what you paid for the home nor on what you need to net from the sale. It depends on market conditions and on what a buyer is willing to pay for it. In this market it is better to price it based on the most recent sale and not on price of homes  For Sale.

2. Have the home staged so it shows well. If you are good at decorating you can do it your self. Go to model homes to get ideas. Remove clutter and make sure the buyer wants to remain in the home longer . The home should be clean and should not have odors. The agent will give you tips .

3.Make the home available for showings on short notice . Allow a lockbox and if you have pets take them out of the house during showings. There are people who are scared of cats and dogs.Sometimes the dog or cat may run out of the home when the door is opened.

4. Pick a Good agent who will market the home well , who easy easy to communicate with and knows the job. You can check references, check on Google and check out the web site.

If you live in Philadelphia and suburbs call Gita Bantwal at ReMax Centre Realtors 2153438200x124

visit and look up all available listings.

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Gita Bantwal is a Realtor with RE/MAX Centre Realtors in Bucks County, a Northern suburb of Philadelphia. You can view 1000s of listings on her web site


She can be reached at 215-343-8200x124 or direct 215-275-8491 or via email


 Gita specializes in Active adult communities and is a Seniors Real Estate Specialist. She holds the ABR designation (Accredited Buyers Representative) and specializes in selling to first time buyers as well as move up buyers.Gita also hold the CRS designation , Certified Residential Specialist and the CDPE designation as well. Information about real estate market is deemed to be correct but is subject to errors and omissions and should be verified independently.. Opinion expressed by me or others  in my post and comments is not to be construed to be  legal advice.I am licensed in Pa. Check real estate laws in your state as they may be different than in Pa.



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