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If you’re in the process of selling your home, your agent will most likely be making calls to you relating that she will be showing your home to potential buyers. While you’re probably excited to sell your home, there’s no doubt that home showings can happen at the worst possible times! Here’s some tips to help you prepare for any home showing in a hurry: 


Mop Up


Sweep up your kitchen and bathrooms Spot clean in any necessary areas to remove stains.   


Get Out Your Duster


Quickly wipe down any of your furniture, televisions, screens and other objects that really show dust in your home. You don’t need to go crazy, just make sure that everything is clean.  


Clear Counters


Don’t leave tons of stuff hanging around on your counters. Your counters should be wiped down and clear of clutter for your home showing. 


Make Your Bed


Heed your mother’s advice and make your bed. There’s nothing more unattractive at a home showing than beds that haven’t been made or items strewn across the bedroom. If you have some time, take a look at your bedding and see if it looks presentable, as in free from rips and stains. If not, consider replacing the existing bedding for an even better impression. 


Vacuum 


Give your carpets a once over with the vacuum cleaner. This will pick up any surface dirt and make the carpets look, smell and feel fresher.


Empty The Trash


Empty all of your trash cans. Spray them down with a disinfectant spray so that there’s no lingering odors.   


Brighten It Up


When your home is being shown, the lights should be on. A bright home is an attractive home! 

Clean Your Dishes


Put all of your dirty dishes in the dishwasher. There shouldn’t be any dirty dishes left out and around during a home showing. Also, you don’t want any of your appliances running while potential buyers are visiting.  


Put Clothes Away


Your clothes should be loaded into the washer and dryer as well. No dirty (or clean) clothes should be lingering around the house. Potential buyers don’t need to see the latest styles that you’re wearing!


Put Your Stuff Away 


Every room should be given a once over. Everything should be off of the floors, counters and furniture. This will make your home look very presentable and attractive to buyers. 


Although a home showing may seem overwhelming, buyers like to picture what your home will look like once they’re the new occupants. The short amount of time that you spend on making your home look tidy can make a big difference in finding the right buyer for your property.


What does it take to acquire a top-notch home in a seller's market? Ultimately, it may prove to be a lot of work, especially for first-time homebuyers.

In a seller's market, there is an abundance of homebuyers and a shortage of home sellers. As a result, high-quality houses sell quickly, and homebuyers who lack real estate insights may miss out on an opportunity to purchase their dream residence.

Lucky for you, we're here to teach you about the ins and outs of a seller's market and ensure you can secure a first-rate house in any housing market, at any time.

Now, let's take a look at three tips for homebuyers who want to purchase a house in a seller's market.

1. Understand Your Homebuying Needs

Know what you want to find in a dream home before you start checking out properties. That way, you can narrow your home search and pounce on new homebuying opportunities as soon as they become available.

Creating a list of must-haves for your dream home may prove to be a great idea. This list will enable you to refine your home search and accelerate the homebuying process.

Also, consider your immediate and long-term home needs. If you plan to raise a family in a new home, you may want to consider exploring houses that are close to schools. Or, if you don't own a car but work in a major city, you may want to assess properties near public transportation.

2. Examine Your Finances Closely

Let's face it – the temptation to outbid rival homebuyers can be overwhelming in a seller's market. However, homebuyers who understand what they can afford can map out their home search accordingly.

Get pre-approved for a mortgage before you start looking at homes in a seller's market – you'll be glad you did. With a mortgage in hand, you'll know what you can spend on a new house and tailor your home search based on your budget.

Don't forget to meet with several banks and credit unions to explore all of your mortgage options as well. By doing so, you can learn about different mortgage options and select the right one based on your finances.

3. Work with a Real Estate Agent

A real estate agent understands that buying a home in a seller's market can be exceedingly difficult. As such, he or she will do everything possible to help you purchase a great residence at an affordable price.

Collaborating with a real estate agent is a must, especially for homebuyers who are operating in a seller's market. A real estate agent can set up home showings and negotiate with home sellers on your behalf. Plus, he or she can keep you up to date about new houses that will meet or surpass your expectations.

Buying a home should be a fast, easy process, even for homebuyers who are searching for a residence in a seller's market. Thanks to the aforementioned tips, you should have no trouble navigating a seller's market and acquiring a superb residence.


Welcome Home! Built in 2002 this home is one level living at it's best. Walking through the front door you will find an open concept, sun filled, living and dining area that is perfect for entertaining. The cathedral ceilings in both rooms lead you into the kitchen that features oak cabinetry, granite countertops, and peninsula that adds to the entertaining area as well. Off of the living area is a gorgeous sun room with skylights that is ideal for your morning cup of coffee. The large master bedroom offers plenty of room and closet space as well as a bath with a double vanity. The 2nd bedroom has beautiful cathedral ceilings and huge windows. The main level also features a 3rd bedroom, full bath, and 1st floor laundry! The beautifully landscaped backyard has even more great space for entertaining including a multi level deck that has plenty of room for all your patio furniture and more. There is even a finished room in the basement perfect for a man cave! This home has it all!!

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375 Williams St, Dighton, MA 02764

Single-Family

$449,900
Price

5
Rooms
3
Beds
2
Baths
Welcome Home! Built in 2002 this home is one level living at it's best. Walking through the front door you will find an open concept, sun filled, living and dining area that is perfect for entertaining. The cathedral ceilings in both rooms lead you into the kitchen that features oak cabinetry, granite countertops, and peninsula that adds to the entertaining area as well. Off of the living area is a gorgeous sun room with skylights that is ideal for your morning cup of coffee. The large master bedroom offers plenty of room and closet space as well as a bath with a double vanity. The 2nd bedroom has beautiful cathedral ceilings and huge windows. The main level also features a 3rd bedroom, full bath, and 1st floor laundry! The beautifully landscaped backyard has even more great space for entertaining including a multi level deck that has plenty of room for all your patio furniture and more. There is even a finished room in the basement perfect for a man cave! This home has it all!!
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Dighton, MA 02764

Single-Family

$449,900
Price

5
Rooms
3
Beds
2
Baths
Welcome Home! Built in 2002 this home is one level living at it's best. Walking through the front door you will find an open concept, sun filled, living and dining area that is perfect for entertaining. The cathedral ceilings in both rooms lead you into the kitchen that features oak cabinetry, granite countertops, and peninsula that adds to the entertaining area as well. Off of the living area is a gorgeous sun room with skylights that is ideal for your morning cup of coffee. The large master bedroom offers plenty of room and closet space as well as a bath with a double vanity. The 2nd bedroom has beautiful cathedral ceilings and huge windows. The main level also features a 3rd bedroom, full bath, and 1st floor laundry! The beautifully landscaped backyard has even more great space for entertaining including a multi level deck that has plenty of room for all your patio furniture and more. There is even a finished room in the basement perfect for a man cave! This home has it all!!
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