Friday Five - Holiday Edition -

Susan Cleary, Associate Broker RE/MAX One

Friday Five – Holiday Edition

Christmas tree with presents and fireplace with stockings --- Image by © Royalty-Free/Corbis

December is upon us officially marking the start of the Christmas season! My first two articles this week are geared toward those of you who are selling your homes during the holidays. This article on the Top 10 Tips for Selling Your Home During the Holidays has good tips including using holiday décor to your advantage and managing curb appeal when everything’s dead.

For even more tips on selling your home when its decked out in holiday cheer read Staging Tips for Selling During the Holidays. Despite what you may think, holiday décor can help you sell your home if done right. This article emphasizes things like not letting the size of your tree overwhelm a room, keeping decorations neutral, using the cold outside to create a warm cozy vibe inside.

A new study by Redfin found out that winter is second to spring as the best time to put a home on the market. Read here to find out more.

If the above article has you ready to sell your home, then you’ll be Ready to Buy a New Home in 2017. Your step by step guide is here.

Southern MD has so many fun events planned for the holidays! Check here often for daily holiday event info. A few coming up this weekend include Gingerbread House Party, Solomons Christmas Walk, Holiday Pet Pictures, and the Annual Christmas Parade at Fox Run Shopping Center.