There's no easy way to say goodbye to your home but sometimes it must be done. Since you're going to do it anyway, you might as well do it right. Your biggest challenge lies in making your property stand out. Even when you judge that the time is right to sell, there will be more than a handful of houses in the market alongside yours so definitely you're in for some competition.
Since you're going to have to set yourself apart from the rest, why not pick a feature that you can highlight about your home? This is especially important now, because the real estate market in the area is showing signs of life:
While the national and regional economies are showing modest signs of growth, real estate industry watchers at the annual Maine Real Estate & Development Association forecasting conference said they are seeing bright spots in key markets, particularly in the southern part of the state.
Housing sales, which historically have been the chief driver of an economic recovery, remain below the May 2006 peak of 6.8 million single-family sales, a period when mortgage rates averaged 6.5%. Last September, 4.8 million single-family homes changed hands with mortgage rates at roughly 4.5%.
To take advantage of this opportune time of selling, you ought to get the right improvements done so you maximize your profit. How does "the best windows in Maine" sound for you? If you want that, you're going to have to make sure that you work with the right window contractors.
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(Article Excerpt and Image from "Reports: Maine real estate market brightening", Mainebiz, January 24, 2014)