Holidays are ‘good time to sell’ according to survey
If you can keep a home priced right, staged/open-house ready and the photos appealing, then you probably have a strong case on listing a home during the holidays. And, most real estate professionals advise sellers to list their homes during the holiday season rather than waiting, citing more serious buyers and less competition among properties, according to a recent survey from Realtor.com.
The property search site’s Holiday Home Selling Survey gathered responses from 429 real estate professionals surveyed online between Oct. 26, 2011, and Nov. 8, 2011. The “holiday season” was defined as Nov. 23, 2011, to Jan. 2, 2012. Read More.