Ten Facts Sellers Need to Know
  1. Pricing your home is the most important thing
  2. Agents sell homes, not companies
  3. Thirty-eight percent of listed homes expire or are withdrawn unsold
  4. The internet is the No. 1 source for buyers and for seller feedback
  5. Markets vary so be realistic and stay up to date
  6. Poor pricing or inexperienced sellers can cost a seller anywhere from 5 to 8 percent
  7. Buyers look at their budget, space, functionality, location and features
  8. Open houses are the No. 2 source for buyers. They also are the top source for seller feedback
  9. There is no need to pay more than 4.5 percent
  10. Leverage is crucial to a successful sell.