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Posted by Colleen Griffin on 6/25/2017

Selling a home may seem simple at first, but negotiating with a homebuyer sometimes can be problematic. Fortunately, home sellers who understand the art of negotiation may be better equipped than others to accelerate the home selling process and optimize the value of their residences.

What does it take to become an expert home selling negotiator? Here are three negotiation tips for home sellers:

1. Stay Patient

It is easy to become emotionally attached to your residence, especially if you have lived in a home for many years. However, a home seller will need to do everything possible to keep his or her emotions in check during negotiations with a homebuyer.

In some instances, emotions can get the best of a home seller. And if this happens, a potential deal with a homebuyer may collapse.

For home sellers, the goal of a home selling negotiation is to maximize the value of a residence. Keep this goal in mind as you navigate negotiations with a homebuyer. By doing so, you may be able to maintain a calm, patient approach as you work toward selling your house.

2. Evaluate the Real Estate Market

Although you've allocated substantial time and resources to enhance your home over the years, the value of your residence may fluctuate based on the current real estate market's conditions. But if you conduct plenty of housing market research before you enter negotiations with a homebuyer, you can understand exactly what your home is worth today.

Conducting a home appraisal usually is a good idea. This appraisal will enable you to learn about your home's pros and cons and identify potential issues that may prevent you from maximizing the value of your property.

Furthermore, study the prices of comparable homes in your area. With this housing market insights at your disposal, you can enter a home selling negotiation with the information that you need to make data-based decisions.

3. Hire an Experienced Real Estate Agent

Home selling negotiations can be tricky, and for home sellers who want extra help, hiring an experienced real estate agent is essential.

An experienced real estate agent understands the ins and outs of home selling negotiations. As such, he or she will share expert negotiation insights with you to ensure that you can get the optimal price for your residence.

Your real estate agent will provide recommendations and suggestions throughout the home selling process and may even help you avoid negotiations altogether. Plus, this real estate professional is happy to negotiate on your behalf. That way, you can avoid the stress and anxiety commonly associated with negotiating directly with a homebuyer.

With an experienced real estate agent at your disposal, you may be able to accelerate your journey through the home selling process. Your real estate agent will keep you up to date about offers on your home and ensure you can get the best results possible.

Employ an experienced real estate agent, and ultimately, you can boost your chances of stress-free home selling negotiations.




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Posted by Colleen Griffin on 6/21/2017


284 Saint Nicholas Ave, Worcester, MA 01606

Single-Family

$244,900
Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
2
Baths
***New Listing***Open House this Saturday & Sunday June 23rd, 11-1pm****This Fabulous Home Features 3 Bedrooms ~ 2 Baths~ New Energy Efficient Gas Heating System with On-Demand Hot Water!!~ Central Air ~ Central Vac ~ Open Floor Plan ~ Updated Kitchen with Corian Counter Tops & All Appliances ~ Huge 3 Season Enclosed Porch Great for Entertaining and Offers Lots of Seating and Storage with the Built-In Benches ~ Deck, Patio and Large Rear Yard for all the Summer Barbecues ~ This Incredible Home is Ready for its New Owner!
Open House
Saturday
June 24 at 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
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Posted by Colleen Griffin on 6/21/2017


284 Saint Nicholas Ave, Worcester, MA 01606

Single-Family

$244,900
Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
2
Baths
***New Listing***Open House this Saturday & Sunday June 23rd, 11-1pm****This Fabulous Home Features 3 Bedrooms ~ 2 Baths~ New Energy Efficient Gas Heating System with On-Demand Hot Water!!~ Central Air ~ Central Vac ~ Open Floor Plan ~ Updated Kitchen with Corian Counter Tops & All Appliances ~ Huge 3 Season Enclosed Porch Great for Entertaining and Offers Lots of Seating and Storage with the Built-In Benches ~ Deck, Patio and Large Rear Yard for all the Summer Barbecues ~ This Incredible Home is Ready for its New Owner!
Open House
Saturday
June 24 at 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
More Open Houses
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Location: 284 Saint Nicholas Ave, Worcester, MA 01606    Get Directions

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Posted by Colleen Griffin on 6/21/2017


284 Saint Nicholas Ave, Worcester, MA 01606

Single-Family

$244,900
Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
2
Baths
***New Listing***Open House this Saturday & Sunday June 23rd, 11-1pm****This Fabulous Home Features 3 Bedrooms ~ 2 Baths~ New Energy Efficient Gas Heating System with On-Demand Hot Water!!~ Central Air ~ Central Vac ~ Open Floor Plan ~ Updated Kitchen with Corian Counter Tops & All Appliances ~ Huge 3 Season Enclosed Porch Great for Entertaining and Offers Lots of Seating and Storage with the Built-In Benches ~ Deck, Patio and Large Rear Yard for all the Summer Barbecues ~ This Incredible Home is Ready for its New Owner!
Open House
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Posted by Colleen Griffin on 6/20/2017


18 Blue Bell Rd, Worcester, MA 01606

Single-Family

$224,900
Price

5
Rooms
3
Beds
2
Baths
***New Listing*** Open House this Saturday June 24th, 1:30-3pm*****Welcome to this Beautiful Burncoat Bungalow! This Immaculate Home is in Mint Condition and Ready for its New Buyer! ~ Updated Roof, Heating System, Electric, Solar Panels ~ Gleaming Hardwoods throughout the First Floor ~ Gorgeous Kitchen ~ Upgraded Cabinetry ~ Granite Counter Tops and All Appliances ~ Two Updated Baths and an Incredible Finished Lower Level with Walk Out ~The Freshly Painted Exterior, Enclosed Front Porch and New Side Entry Composite Stairs ~ This Home is Move in Ready!! Don't Miss Out on this Wonderful Home!
Open House
Saturday
June 24 at 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
***Open House this Saturday, June 24th 1:30-3:00*****
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