Kathleen Monroe’s Blog

Listing on Social Media

Listing on Social Media

Selling a house is one of the most stressful parts of a person’s life. Typically, people who sell their homes want to do so quickly, whether it be for money, for a job, or to get the process over with. Many people want to know what they can do to sell their home...
How Investors Shop vs. Homeowners

How Investors Shop vs. Homeowners

As a real estate agent, I have come across people who both want to buy a home to live in, as well as buy a home to rent out. Both of these clients are interesting to work with, as they have their own quirks that set them apart from the other. If you’re a new agent,...
Technologies To Help Agents Sell Houses

Technologies To Help Agents Sell Houses

Real estate today works much differently than real estate did even 10 years ago. Technology is rapidly advancing, and smart agents will utilize many of them to sell properties more easily. If you are an agent looking to upgrade your practices, or if you are a seller...
4 Things All Buyers Look For

4 Things All Buyers Look For

When selling a house, it is important to keep in mind what buyers are looking for. It can be easy to try to cater toward one demographic, but sellers should try to keep their house as broadly-lovable as possible. But how do you know what all buyers want? Luckily, I...
Standing Out vs. Blending In

Standing Out vs. Blending In

When people are selling their homes, they want to make the best impression possible on buyers. It can be hard to navigate what exactly your buyers will want. From the color of your bathroom walls to the staging of your living room, everything needs to look perfect....
How to Make Up for a Bad Neighborhood

How to Make Up for a Bad Neighborhood

Selling a house is always difficult. Even if your house is the only one being sold in your area, you still have to meet up to expectations to some extent. Buyers may make choices out of desperation occasionally, but nobody will buy a run down house unless they are...
Is Fall the Right Time to Sell?

Is Fall the Right Time to Sell?

Selling a house is a lot more complex than it sounds. The different seasons present different challenges, and you can’t always wait for the perfect time to sell when you need to leave for work, family, or financial reasons. There are certainly pros and cons to selling...
How to Prepare Your Home to Sell

How to Prepare Your Home to Sell

Selling a home can be difficult if you’re young or inexperienced. Even for housing-market veterans, there are still issues that crop up unexpectedly. However, I’ve come up with a plan that will allow you to prepare your home for sale by staying proactive to avoid any...