As the Iowa City real estate market gets stronger Sellers are still faced with the same age old question when it comes to listing a home in the Iowa City area. What do they need to do to get their homes sold? The answer is the same as it’s always been too – Sellers need to price their homes right AND the house needs to be in great showing shape. Easy, right? Well, it would be if it wasn’t such a subjective topic with so many varying opinions on what the right price is when it comes time to list a home in the Iowa City area – And just what does “great showing shape” mean anyway?
The subject of price is always a hot button topic with sellers and Realtors coming at the subject of listing price from different angles – I talked about that in a post about the pitfalls of listing a home at a higher price a couple of weeks ago. I’ve written a few other posts on my Cardinal Realty site that I want to share with you now that show that once you get your emotions out of the game, the question of listing price can be approached by taking a good hard look at the the real estate market in the Iowa City area. By analyzing the data it will soon become clear what the listing price needs to be to sell in today’s real estate market.
Tips on Listing a Home in the Iowa City Area and the Importance of Good Market Data
Now as far as the question of what “great showing shape” means, I’ll cover that in a later post as it really is a whole lot more subjective than setting the right price!
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