Selling a Home Prince George

Selling A Home In Prince George: Why You Need The Help Of Professionals

Selling a home in Prince George or anywhere else for that matter, is a major decision and an arduous process, it goes beyond planting a sign saying ‘For Sale’ on the lawn, that is why it is always not advisable to attempt to do it alone for all its appeal.

A number of homeowners putting their property on the market usually consider doing it on their own in order to pocket the few bucks that should have gone to the realtor, but is this a very wise decision?

The answer to that will be personally determined after reading this article on the reasons why it is best to go with a professional real estate broker.

Exposure

Any real estate brokerage firm worth its salt will have a network for putting out word about properties that goes beyond just the local vicinity alone. In fact, many of them actually have international contacts to ensure that qualified buyers are always matched with the right property for their pockets.

Choosing to do sell a home solo will limit the exposure of the information, thereby reducing the probability, ease and speed of finding a buyer for such a property. This is because the information about the property usually spreads to the seller’s friends, family and acquaintances who might most probably not want to purchase the property for either of two reasons.

They are most probably unable to afford it

Most people think it is weird to buy your friend or family member’s home

Realtors usually advertise properties for sale in a variety of media outlets – usually at no extra cost to the homeowners – making it easier to get buyers faster than when one does it alone.

Market Knowledge

There’s no telling anyone that the real estate market is full of dynamics and changes can happen at the speed of thought or it can take a painstaking, slow, long time; therefore, selling a home is trickier than most might think.

Due to the very dynamic behavior of the market, the value of a property can alter very rapidly and the seller – if not equipped with the right information can end up short-changing himself by selling overly cheap or overpricing the property and waiting in vain for a buyer that might never come.

A sales agent on the other hand, has access to every piece of information about selling homes in Prince George; they also have active experience which can help them judge market behavior and list properties for the right value.

Perks That Do Not Just Come From Sitting At Home

Most real estate firms offer a number of value added services to their clients that can be of advantage to the homeowner who intends to sell. Buyers’ pre-qualification for financing and outright financing are two of the most important of these perks.

A firm that helps buyers finance home purchases will most probably sell the homes faster because once the commitment is made and the seller is paid, it is harder for the buyer to pull out of a deal even if they still owe the firm for the financing.

In conclusion, realtors and real estate firms obviously earn their keep, and it is best to contact one if you intend on selling a home in Prince George.

 

Cam McLeod

Pursuing a successful real estate career in beautiful Prince George has been an amazing opportunity for me. I pride myself on high standards, professionally and ethically, and I work hard to get my clients the results they are looking for. Home renovation projects are a passion of mine, and I enjoy discussing how buyers can adapt properties to suit their needs.

I like to tackle projects that are both creative and technical, and I’m often tinkering with Hot Rods and motorbikes. I also host a local radio show, which has been a great way to express myself. I look forward to the future and to working with you to achieve your real estate goals.

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Chris Lodge

Hi, my name is Chris Lodge and I am in my sixth year of selling Real Estate in Prince George and Fort St. James. I have always loved houses, whether it be fluffing, decorating, renovating, preparing them for sale or selling them I am in my element.

I am professional, knowledgeable and personable and I would love to help you sell your home or help you find one that suit’s you needs. I try very hard to offer my clients a stress-less, drama free Real Estate experience. I will do my best to meet and hopefully exceed your expectations of a Real Estate Professional.

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Crystal Brown

My name is Crystal Brown, REALTOR® at Team Powerhouse Realty. My career as a professional agent began in May 2015. Since then I have enjoyed many successes in helping people buy and sell homes.

I have lived in Prince George for nearly 20 years. During that time I have been actively involved in the community through my business and personal life, and have also taken on a variety of volunteer positions. I have built valuable networks and a deep understanding of the city and its people. I use that knowledge every day when advising residents and newcomers on their next move. Great relationships are the foundation of true success.

I continue to look ahead to the future of real estate with excitement and determination as I see many opportunities for growth in my business, as well as in my community.

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Mark McVey

I am a long-term resident of Prince George and have been selling real estate here since 1997. I am CEO at Team Powerhouse Realty, a company I co-founded in 2007. I have a passion for helping people, and get great fulfillment out of negotiating the best terms for my loyal clientele.

I love sharing my real estate skills and knowledge with others, and am a Buffini & Company Certified Mentor. In addition to my busy work schedule, I am also actively involved in men's soccer, the Cinema CNC Film Festival and PG Roadrunners. I am also a RYT200 Certified Yoga Instructor.

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Steve Andersen

Like most realtors I began my real estate career doing residential sales, and since I live on a rural property I really enjoy doing the more complicated country property sales.

While I still enjoy helping buyers and sellers with their housing needs I have transitioned over to doing more commercial sales and leasing. I find this both interesting and challenging and feel my skills are well suited to dealing with complicated commercial/industrial/business real estate transactions.

I endeavour to provide exceptional professional service to my clients putting their needs first so they trust me, enjoy dealing with me and recommend me to their friends and acquaintances.

On a personal level I am married with two children, have lived in Prince George since childhood and have always been a real outdoorsman. Prince George has so much to offer, is a great place to raise children and I really enjoy taking the family on camping and fishing trips throughout the Prince George area and our beautiful province.

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Rolf Van Driesum

Rolf was born and raised in Prince George, BC. A previous career in construction and current involvement in the mining industry provide him with an unparalleled insight into market trends and commercial opportunities throughout the region.

Rolf is driven by a desire to provide leadership in a number of capacities, both locally and internationally. He is engaged in development opportunities in Thailand, Myanmar, and the Dominican Republic as well as in British Columbia. Rolf joined Team Powerhouse Realty in 2011, and has since become part of the management team.

Rolf is also a husband, father to four and grandfather to four. He is a member of the Westwood Church.

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Rebecca Worthington

I work by referral helping buyers, sellers and investors stay focused on their big picture goals while I focus on the details. Exceptional client care, current market expertise and strong negotiating tactics are paramount to my business. I specialize in family homes and investment properties.

My husband and I were both born and raised in Prince George and are now raising our beautiful four daughters here. This is a wonderful community to be a part of as it has so much to offer.

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