Category: Selling A Home

Selling Points for South Florida Homes

Posted on September 12, 2019 by Great Florida Homes

South Florida properties have much to offer home buyers. Beyond the individual property details, South Florida is a bright, friendly community for people in any stage of life. Enriching cultural experiences and supportive communities make South Florida a top location to purchase a home. Here, we’ll explore specific selling points attributed to South Florida homes. …


“Tricks” of the TRADE. What’s REALLY Up A REALTOR’S Sleeve in 2019

Posted on September 3, 2019 by Great Florida Homes

By Mindi Rudan If you even remember being a kid watching reruns of “I LOVE LUCY,” then you probably remember a time when there was no or Zillow. The only way to even think about buying or selling a house was thru your local Realtor. In 1988 Hank & I sold our two BROWARD …


How to Sell a House in South Florida

Posted on August 31, 2019 by Great Florida Homes

As you gear up for a move, one thing you will have to take care of is selling your old house. The market can be somewhat complicated and intimidating to first-time buyers and sellers. Scheduling showing dates, figuring out insurance issues and finding the right legal documentation are all things that can throw a wrench …


Get Your Yard Ready for Sale in South Florida

Posted on August 23, 2019 by Great Florida Homes

Landscaping is an important aspect of home ownership, but can also be an important step when it comes to trying to sell one as well. You don’t need to plant a ton of new flowers or shrubs, but you should take some time to complete a few steps to ensure your yard is fresh, beautiful, …


Conquering Clutter By Mindi Rudan

Posted on June 27, 2019 by Great Florida Homes

Unless they’re taking a listing from a devout minimalist, probably every REALTOR has uttered the dreaded, “you need to pack away the clutter,” mantra to prospective sellers. And every seller probably looked around wounded thinking “Who, me?” As much as we love the house we owned and only entertained in for 10 years….(and finally live …


Five Steps to Transform a Property Into a Successful Rental

Posted on June 18, 2019 by Great Florida Homes

Investing in a rental property offers many opportunities for a rewarding secondary income. Yet, to be competitive in the market, you need to understand how to best appeal to potential clientele. Here are some ways you can set yourself apart from the competition. Use Your Wall Space A blank space can make an environment seem …


Getting Ready to Sell? AS IS or for Top Dollar? Top Tips to Help You Price it Right for YOUR Situation By Mindi Rudan

Posted on June 6, 2019 by Great Florida Homes

You know how every January you “start that diet” you’ve managed to put off the rest of the year… or pledge allegiance to a new exercise regime? In real estate it’s kinda the same thing when spring and summer roll around. Especially if you go on vacay and drive thru quaint neighborhoods. You see yourself in …

Remodel or Move my House

Remodel or Move: Should I Sell My House or Renovate and Stay?

Posted on February 4, 2019 by Great Florida Homes

When the house you once loved no longer seems to fit your needs, you are faced with the decision whether to remodel or move. It is not an easy decision to make for most people. There is the stress of moving, selling your existing home, and finding the “perfect” new home for your family. Deciding …

Increase Home Value

How to Increase Home Value – Top 9 Tips for Success

Posted on January 16, 2019 by Great Florida Homes

Before you put your home on the market, finding out how to increase home value is a crucial first step. You might be surprised how easy it is to make a few simple changes yet see a hefty asking price jump. Today, we will show you the top 9 tips for success for increasing home …


6 Reasons for Selling Your Home at the End of the Year

Posted on December 28, 2018 by Great Florida Homes

If you are thinking about selling your home at the end of the year, but do not think anyone will buy it in November or December, think again. Back in 2014, Forbes reported that homes listed this time of year were more likely to sell quickly and closer to the asking price. In the first …