Winter is Coming: How to Sell Your House Fast Before the Holidays

Posted by Noel Bittinger on Monday, November 12th, 2018 at 10:35am.

Sell Your Home Before The New Year - Bittinger Team, REALTORS

If you think the holiday season is a poor time to sell your home, think again! There are plenty of interested buyers during the winter months. At Bittinger Team, REALTORS we know we can help you sell your home quickly.

This chilly time of year can actually be the perfect time for serious sellers to put their home on the market. Not only are there fewer homes for sale during this time – meaning less competition for you – but buyers willing to hunt for a home during the holidays are usually more committed to their search for a new home.

Bittinger Team, REALTORS, serving Canton, Plymouth and Northville, MI, offers a stress-free process that will help you find the right buyer for your home. The key is to act fast! The deeper into the holiday season you get, the more difficult it can be to sell your home, so if you’re ready to start the process then now is definitely the time.

Boost your chances by following these tips on winter home selling. With help from Bittinger Team, REALTORS and a little holiday magic your home will be properly sold before you know it!

 

Decorate Tastefully

This time of year, decorating your space with little touches of holiday cheer can be a great choice to entice buyers. However, potential buyers want to be able to see themselves living in your home, so keep the decorations simple and erring on the side of general. This will ensure that a pleasant mood is inspired without making it so personal that buyers can’t picture themselves inhabiting the space.

Go for a few twinkling lights on the exterior and perhaps some garlands, holiday themed candles or festive table runners in the interior. Just enough to create a feeling of the holidays without being too specific.

 

Be Flexible About Home Showings

Odds are both you and potential buyers are busy during this time of year. Help buyers out by being as flexible as you can as to when you show your home. As buyers are more serious about their purchase this time of year they will appreciate the acknowledgment of their schedule. Don’t tie yourself in knots trying to be accommodating, but definitely do what you can to be flexible.

 

Set a Cozy Mood

Whether or not you go in for specific holiday decorations, it’s important to set a warm, inviting tone in your space. If the outside is frigid, let the inside of your home be a cozy refuge. Think warm tones, candles, a lit fireplace if you have one…maybe even have some tea or hot cider on the stove ready to serve to potential buyers as they tour your space.

 

Work with a Great Realtor

You will serve yourself by finding a Realtor who is knowledgeable about the market and full of the fire you need to get your home sold quickly. Bittinger Team, REALTORS is ready to offer you the help you need to sell your home before Christmastime. Check out our “Why List with Us?” page to read all about our dedicated, high-quality service.


There is still time to sell your home before the holidays, but you must act now! Top among Plymouth-Canton Realtors, Bittinger Team, REALTORS is ready to help you sell your home fast. If you act soon, you’ll have plenty of time to thoroughly enjoy the holiday season. Contact us now to set up an appointment. We look forward to serving you.

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