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If you are thinking of selling your home, there are lots of different things that you have to plan and put into action for the process to proceed smoothly. Moving to a new home, or even selling your current one, isn’t easy!
One of the key parts of selling your current home is choosing an estate agent, which isn’t as easy as it sounds with so many different options available to you.
Although there are multiple estate agent options available now – such as all the online, supposedly cheaper, agents – going local is still the best route for selling your property.
If you’re looking to sell a home locally, you want somebody with local knowledge helping you to sell it. If you choose an online estate agent, you’re sacrificing local knowledge for a miniscule amount of money.
An established local agent will have a good knowledge of the area that you live in, meaning that they will have an impressive understanding of property prices in your home’s location. This means that your estate agent will be able to make you as much money as possible from your home by putting it on the market at an ideal price.
If an estate agent is recognised and well-known in an area, they will have built a reputation as trustworthy, and people who are looking for a house in the area will know of their good reputation.
With a reputable local agent, people who are looking to purchase property will no doubt have this estate agent as their first point of call when they begin their search.
In addition to being the place that people will go first when they’re looking to invest in a new home, this agent will have a big list of potential buyers that they can contact once you allow them to list your property. In fact, they may already have the perfect buyer lined up for your property, so it might not be too long until it’s sold!
Regardless of whether an estate agent is based online or not, the majority of agents do advertise their properties on the internet. It allows them to reach the biggest audience as quickly as possible.
One big advantage of Leicester estate agents is that they also have a physical location that potential buyers can locate and visit.
Although we all use the internet, if you’re not particularly browsing for a new house you’re not going to come across any. With a physical location, it’s much harder for people to avoid, guaranteeing more attention for your property.
If you’re looking for a home in Leicester, or selling a property in the area, Open House Leicester has to be your go-to option.
When you’re selling your property with us, we have all 3 of the qualities that we covered in this article; we have a strong local knowledge, ensuring we can price your home accurately; we have a great local reputation with a huge network of potential buyers for your home; we have physical locations around Leicester, ensuring your property for sale has as much reach as possible.