Market News

Peruse our knowledge base. We've included articles that are of general interest for consumers looking to buy and sell a home, and articles by our in-house economist that will keep you abreast of the general market trends that impact the residential real estate marketplace. If you have a suggestion for an article that you think would be of interest to other consumers, feel free to send your idea to mike@bestagenttoday.com - you might just see your article here next week!

Why is it important to price your home correctly

Today, we are visiting Robert Bentley with “RE/MAX On The River” in Newburyport, Massachusetts. He is unquestionably one of the Top Producers in the area and we’re sure that he knows lots of tips & tricks on how to sell your home more effectively! Best Agent Today: Good morning...

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Does it really matter which Realtor I use?

First Place Realtor

Long Answer, YES: Let’s look at why. There is a lot more that goes into selling your home than simply sitting at the negotiation table with the buyer. Your Realtor has to market your home well enough to get the buyer to show up to your negotiation table in the first place.  If...

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Old vs. New ways of doing business in real estate

homeselling on the internet

But it has never changed as quickly as it has since the invention of the Internet.  In the past, real estate agents were chosen by sellers mostly for convenience – they were the friend of a friend, or maybe they sold their neighbor’s brother’s house, etc etc.  Now there is...

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5 Reasons to Hire the Best Agent for your Next Transaction

coworkers selling a home

First of all, real estate agents are experienced professionals. They have training, education, and insurance. The best agents will get your home in front of the widest number of potential buyers in the shortest amount of time, get you the most money possible, and guide you through...

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Spring Market and Spring Cleaning

The spring market is here, and if you’re looking to list your home, now is the time to get after that annual spring cleaning chore.  Not only will it make your home more comfortable while you’re living in it, but it will also help you when potential buyers are touring your home....

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