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Stacy Sheeley

10 Reasons Why Your Home Isn’t Selling

When you first put your home on the market, you might be hopeful for a quick sale with lots of offers.  While you shouldn’t panic if it doesn’t sell the moment you list it, you should worry if months have passed and there aren’t any realistic offers.  If this is the case, here are 10 reasons why it may not be selling: 1.       You overvalued your property.  If your house is overpriced, its simply not going to sell.  Compare your property to other similar homes that have sold within the last 120 days to get a better idea of its

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Stacy Sheeley

Move to Las Vegas – Your Las Vegas Real Estate Guide

Are you thinking about a move to Las Vegas and not sure where to start? The latest news is that over 4-1/2 people are moving to Las Vegas per minute!  Let us be your real estate guide. Stacy Sheeley Homes has been helping Buyers and Sellers in Las Vegas, Henderson and Summerlin for over 17 years.  We are ranked in the top 8% of all Realtors in Nevada, sold well over $100 million in homes, and selling real estate since 2002.  Our expertise is unsurpassed and we treat every client, regardless of the price or type of home, like they

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Stacy Sheeley

Guide to Buying Your First Home

Buying a home can be daunting and maybe you aren’t sure where to start.  We aim to simplify the process of buying a home and show house hunters that this does not need to be a stressful decision.  We are here to walk you through the home buying process and show you how easy it can be. What We Do For You, the Buyer Stacy Sheeley Homes commits to helping home buyers through active communication, knowledge, experience and negotiation tactics.   With more than 16 years experience and hundreds of successful buyer transactions, we aim to provide our clients with an

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Stacy Sheeley

Does Your Home Have Curb Appeal?

When preparing your home to sell – you need curb appeal!  Here are some tips to help you get ready! To have great Curb Appeal, you must look at your home through “buyer’s eyes.” Buyer’s eyes give you a realistic view of your home, enabling you to ask questions such as, Is this what Buyers want to see?  Does your home make a strong impact and encourage a sale, or prematurely have people cross it off their list? As you probably guessed, the exterior of your home is the first impression people get when pulling up.  What is your first

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Stacy Sheeley

The Importance of Lighting

Lighting Is one of the most important elements that transform a room into a seamless combination of functionality and style.  The placement and type of lighting is an important aspect that works in conjunction to the entire room.  It is also my favorite accessory, in fact, I designed my own new home around the lighting fixtures that I had chosen. The right lighting can make a room feel bigger even if its small and cramped as well as make a dark room bright and cheery.  It amazed me when I went to sell my last home and it had (much

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Whats my Las Vegas Home Worth
Stacy Sheeley

Home Buying 101

What You Need to Know When Buying a Home Buying a home can be a daunting process.  We will to you to help simplify that.   Find a good mortgage lender.  We recommend Evergreen Home Loans Meet with the Loan Officer and complete an application The Loan Officer orders a credit report and reviews your income and expenses Decide which loan program to use based on your qualifications Meet with your Realtor to start the home search through MLS Write an offer (Purchase Agreement) and get it accepted by the Seller Complete the Buyer Property Disclosures Complete Loan Disclosures with

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10 Home Renovations Return on Investment

Best and Worst Return on Investment when Remodeling Your Home Remodeling may be a labor of love, but it’s also an investment that can seriously boost the value of your home.  Only by how much? Well, according to Remodeling Magazine’s 2016 Cost vs Value Report you’ll recoup an average of 64% of what you paid for a renovation if you sell your home this year (written in 2016). To arrive at these figures, Remodeling asked consultants in various markets to estimate the average cost for 30 home improvement projects, from adding a bathroom to replacing a roof. Then, they asked real estate agents

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Stacy Sheeley

The Basics of Buying a Home

What to Expect When Buying a Home You first need to hire a good Realtor.  A Realtor will have your best interest and not the Seller’s.  Our services are free to you – the Seller always pays the commissions to both Realtors.  We will use all of the tools available, including MLS (Multiple Listing Service), relationships with banks, mortgage companies and title companies to seamlessly guide you through the entire process.  Here are the steps and what to expect when purchasing home: STEP 1 – FINANCING Deciding what you are comfortable with paying.  Prepare by determining what you are comfortable

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Preparing your home to sell quickly
Stacy Sheeley

Tips to Sell Your Home Quickly

Easy & Inexpensive Things That Make a Big Impact Everyone wants to make the most money in the least amount of time when selling their home.  I’ve got some easy and inexpensive things you can do to make a big impact and sell your home quickly! You need to know a few things before making changes, such as your demographic.  If its a young, Millennial group with a starter home,  you will want to spruce up with the latest trend – that is grey tones, dark woods, and whites.  If its an urban, professional crowd, then go more modern.  A

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Stacy Sheeley

Tips from the Pro – Easy Steps to Sell Your Home

Listing Your Home – Part 6 Making Important Repairs Much like the last segment about Cleaning, making small and cosmetic repairs is essential.  From the moment the Realtor pulls up to the front of the house, it has to give the impression that the home was well cared for.  Making small repairs to the interior and exterior will make all of the difference and you’ll get a head start on repairs that might come up in your inspection.  Here’s my list of interior and exterior repairs not to be missed. Exterior Repairs Fill in rock and patch dead places in

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