Diane Horrigan - RE/MAX  Trinity



Posted by Diane Horrigan on 6/12/2019

You don't need to be a home selling expert to counter a buyer's offer to purchase your house. In fact, sellers who know what factors to consider as they evaluate a homebuying proposal may be better equipped than others to submit a successful counter-offer.

Now, let's take a look at three factors a seller should consider before countering a buyer's offer to purchase his or her home.

1. Your Home Selling Goals

If an initial offer to purchase your home falls shy of your property selling expectations, there is no need to stress. By countering this proposal, you and a buyer may be able to find common ground. And as a result, both parties may be able to come to an agreement on a house sale.

Analyze your home selling goals closely. And if you find a buyer's offer to purchase comes close to helping you achieve your goals, you may want to submit a counter-proposal.

2. Your Home's Condition

The condition of your home may have far-flung effects on your house selling experience. If your home is in need of assorted upgrades, a buyer may be more inclined than ever before to account for these repairs in his or her offer to purchase. Meanwhile, as a home seller, you need to consider your residence's condition as you assess an offer to purchase and proceed accordingly.

If you feel a buyer's initial offer to purchase your home is low based on your residence's condition, you may want to counter the proposal. However, if you account for the costs of potential home repairs in your counter-proposal, you may be able to come to terms with a buyer on a home selling agreement.

3. Your Home's Price

Although you may have allocated significant time and resources to price your home appropriately based on the current real estate market's conditions, you may receive an offer to purchase that falls short of your expectations. Fortunately, if you submit a counter-proposal, you can make it clear about what price you are willing to accept for your residence. And if you provide a counter-offer to an initial homebuying proposal, you can show a buyer exactly how much he or she will need to pay to purchase your house.

As you analyze an offer to purchase your home, keep in mind that you can always collaborate with a real estate agent too. If you work with a real estate agent, you may be able to gain the insights you need to make an informed property selling decision.

Typically, a real estate agent can help you weigh the pros and cons of accepting, rejecting or countering an offer to purchase your house. If you are looking for in-depth home selling recommendations and suggestions, a real estate agent is happy to provide them to you at your convenience.

Assess an offer to purchase your home carefully Ė you'll be glad you did. If you feel you may be able to reach an agreement with a buyer, you may want to counter his or her homebuying proposal.





Posted by Diane Horrigan on 6/6/2019


31 Tremont St, Stoneham, MA 02180

Single-Family

$429,900
Price

6
Rooms
2
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Don't Miss this Lovingly Cared for Home Located in highly desired area, close to highways and Boston. Needs some upgrades but worth the trouble! Build Instant Sweat Equity with improvements made and Expansion Potential with large back yard and work garages in rear. Perfect for contractors and tradesman! Eat in kitchen, dining room, living room, bedroom and full bath & Enclosed 3 Season Porch off Kitchen.. Full basement offers plenty of room for storage with semi finished space. Second floor enjoys Master Bedroom, Full Bathroom, Plus Office Area could be used as 3rd Bedroom. Walk to Bus or short distance to Stoneham Square offering lots of trendy eateries, shops, and more!. Stop by OH Saturday from 12:00 - 2:00 and Sunday 12:00 - 2:00
Open House
Saturday
June 08 at 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
First OH send your Buyers!! Great Starter Home and or Build your own Sweat Equity with improvements!
More Open Houses
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 31 Tremont St, Stoneham, MA 02180    Get Directions

Similar Properties





Categories: New Homes  


Posted by Diane Horrigan on 6/6/2019


31 Tremont St, Stoneham, MA 02180

Single-Family

$429,900
Price

6
Rooms
2
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Don't Miss this Lovingly Cared for Home Located in highly desired area, close to highways and Boston. Needs some upgrades but worth the trouble! Build Instant Sweat Equity with improvements made and Expansion Potential with large back yard and work garages in rear. Perfect for contractors and tradesman! Eat in kitchen, dining room, living room, bedroom and full bath & Enclosed 3 Season Porch off Kitchen.. Full basement offers plenty of room for storage with semi finished space. Second floor enjoys Master Bedroom, Full Bathroom, Plus Office Area could be used as 3rd Bedroom. Walk to Bus or short distance to Stoneham Square offering lots of trendy eateries, shops, and more!. Stop by OH Saturday from 12:00 - 2:00 and Sunday 12:00 - 2:00
Open House
Saturday
June 08 at 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
First OH send your Buyers!! Great Starter Home and or Build your own Sweat Equity with improvements!
More Open Houses
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 31 Tremont St, Stoneham, MA 02180    Get Directions

Similar Properties





Categories: Open House  


Posted by Diane Horrigan on 6/6/2019


31 Tremont St, Stoneham, MA 02180

Single-Family

$429,900
Price

6
Rooms
2
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Don't Miss this Lovingly Cared for Home Located in highly desired area, close to highways and Boston. Needs some upgrades but worth the trouble! Build Instant Sweat Equity with improvements made and Expansion Potential with large back yard and work garages in rear. Perfect for contractors and tradesman! Eat in kitchen, dining room, living room, bedroom and full bath & Enclosed 3 Season Porch off Kitchen.. Full basement offers plenty of room for storage with semi finished space. Second floor enjoys Master Bedroom, Full Bathroom, Plus Office Area could be used as 3rd Bedroom. Walk to Bus or short distance to Stoneham Square offering lots of trendy eateries, shops, and more!. Stop by OH Saturday from 12:00 - 2:00 and Sunday 12:00 - 2:00
Open House
Saturday
June 08 at 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
First OH send your Buyers!! Great Starter Home and or Build your own Sweat Equity with improvements!
More Open Houses
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 31 Tremont St, Stoneham, MA 02180    Get Directions

Similar Properties





Categories: Open House  


Posted by Diane Horrigan on 6/5/2019

Your home is your castle, your oasis, your domain. You want your home to be an escape from the stresses of everyday life. For this to be true, there are a few key things that you should have in your home for you to enjoy the ultimate peace that home can bring. If you donít feel that your home is a peaceful place, you definitely need to heed the tips below. 


Have A Peaceful Spot To Relax In 


Every homeowner needs a place that they like to relax in. Your spot in the home should be a regular part of your routine whether itís where you like to drink coffee and read the news, a meditation room, or a home gym. Whatever gives you pleasure and an escape should be a priority in your home and your routine. You donít need a lot of space to accomplish this. Just a small nook in part of a room or a dedicated room in the house will do. Itís easy to create your own little piece of heaven.   


Nice Outdoor Space


Nothing brings peace to the mind and the soul like spending time in nature. For a tranquil escape right in your own home, make use of the outdoors. Do you have a deck or patio area? Can you put a hammock up in the backyard? What about a small bench swing? Any of these simple things can be your backyard oasis. Just be sure to surround these outdoor areas with colorful plants and other relaxing touches like rocks, trees, or even a running water fountain for an added effect.       


A Place To Separate Work And Home Life


If you work outside of the office at all, you probably have a home office space. You need this to be functional for your work, but you also need to remember the importance of separating your work life from your home life. Your home canít be a tranquil place to be if you feel youíre always carrying your work around with you.  


A Place For Inspiration


Most of all, your home should be inspiring. There should be areas of your home where you can sit and think about projects youíre working on, problems youíre facing, or just simply let your thoughts flow. For inspiration, youíll want to include inspiring images, pictures of the people you love, and items that make you plain happy. Your home is one place that helps you to keep the balance in your life. Make sure that you create the relaxing space that you deserve for a happier life!




Tags: Healthy Home  
Categories: Home Design   Decorating