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Attract Homebuyers to Your Homes in Fairbanks, Anchorage This Spring

It's an exciting time in the Alaskan real estate market and undoubtedly, many Alaskan homebuyers will be entering the market to take advantage of the rates and housing prices. If you're a home seller, act now to get ahead of the game and make your home stand out among the rest. With subtle changes like replacing kitchen hardware and painting your front door, homebuyers will take notice and you'll benefit from a quick, successful home sale. Follow these steps to upgrading your homes in Fairbanks or Anchorage and this spring, you'll be that much closer to moving into your next Alaskan dream home. 

Upgrade Your Front Door
Especially if you're planning to sell your home in Alaska this spring, pay attention to the front door! The front door sets the stage for the rest of your home and to be successful in your home sale, you'll want to impress Alaskan homebuyers from...

To Stay or Sell Alaskan Real Estate This Year?

It's the first day of spring and a new season may spark new questions for Alaskan homeowners. Do you stay in your current home or sell your homes in Fairbanks, Anchorage this year? Just as now is a great time to buy a home in Alaska, now may also be the best time for you to sell and move on. There are many aspects of Alaskan real estate you should consider before you make a decision and below are a few to help you choose correctly. 

Why You Should Sell:

The Size of the Home
The size of your current home in Fairbanks is a major factor to consider when deciding to stay or sell. In fact, many Alaskan homebuyers this spring season will be "move-up buyers," or those looking to upgrade to a larger home with more features than their current home. If your main concern with staying or selling lies with the size of...

Spring Cleaning Tips for Alaskan Home Sellers

According to Homes.com, the real estate market is really about to take off. Are you planning to sell your Alaskan home this spring? You may boost your chances of attracting the right homebuyers if your home is clean, organized and ready for the market. For instance, do you know which areas homebuyers will notice if they're not in tip-top shape? Below are a few ideas for spring cleaning that can help get your homes in Fairbanks ready for a successful Fairbanks real estate sale.

Start Outside
When it comes to the Alaskan real estate market, the exterior of a property is the first feature homebuyers will notice. That may mean a homebuyer has started their search for homes in Fairbanks online, with their first impression coming from photos of your home, or it may mean they have come to tour the property. Begin your spring cleaning...

Fairbanks AK Real Estate Rules to Follow This Year

When preparing to buy a home in Fairbanks this year, there are a few "unwritten" rules to follow. Following these best practices as both an Alaskan homebuyer and home seller, you can be assured your real estate journey will be a smooth one. Your real estate agent will also be able to suggest tips and tricks along the way to help you make the right decisions. So before you jump into Fairbanks real estate this year, take a look at some of the best real estate rules of the road.

Use a Real Estate Agent
One of the best decisions you can make as both a homebuyer and home seller involves hiring a real estate agent. When it comes to the stacks of paperwork involved, negotiations, and more, it pays to have an expert in your corner. Navigating the Alaskan real estate market alone can be complicated and your real estate agent is there to explain everything along the way....