Showing posts from November, 2021

Declutter Your Home Like a Pro!

Once you decide that it's time to  sell your home at the Lake of the Ozarks , one of the first things you will need to do is get your home ready to show to your potential buyers. You won't want to wait until after you put your home on the market to start cleaning and getting your home organized because you could have showings right away. Clutter and an unorganized house will put off your buyers because it's hard to focus on the unique features of your home when you have clutter everywhere. Not sure where to start on decluttering your home? Read on for some expert tips from the  Fran Campbell Team ! Set Goals The thought of decluttering your home can be overwhelming. Where do you even start? Making a plan and setting goals will help you stay focused and be efficient in decluttering your home. Start with a list or map of all the rooms and specific areas that need tackling. Then prioritize them by which area needs the most work. Set goals for when you want each area completed

3 Reasons to List Your Home for Sale During the Holidays

With the holiday season quickly approaching excitement is in the air! This is the time of year to plan seasonal vacations, celebrate with friends and family, and make warm memories for the years to come. However, there is one thing you may not have considered planning during the holiday season,  listing a home at the Lake of the Ozarks . There are several benefits to buying or selling real estate during the holiday season and the Fran Campbell Team is here to tell you why! 1. Fewer Homes on the Market Many homeowners take their homes off the market during the holiday season, focusing their efforts elsewhere. While new sellers will likely wait until after the first of the year or the spring months to list their homes for sale. It's all about supply and demand here, as the inventory of homes on the market decreases, yours become more in demand. When you accompany this enhanced traffic viewing your home with a price to sell method and quality staging, your chances of landing the sale

5 Kitchen Upgrades that'll Improve Your Home's Value & Marketability!

Are you thinking about  selling your Lake of the Ozarks home  in the near future? If you are, have you thought about making a few updates before you list? Sometimes the difference between selling your home quickly and not is making a few updates to appeal to your modern buyer. A great room to start in is your kitchen! The kitchen is generally one of the most criticized rooms and today, our team of  real estate agents at the Lake of the Ozarks  have a few suggestions for things to consider updating in your kitchen that could increase the value and draw in more potential buyers. 1. Backsplash A tile backsplash is all the rage right now. "Backsplash" refers to tiling the area of the wall above the countertop and below the cabinets above it. Modern kitchens use the backsplash to bring out certain colors in the decor scheme and accent surrounding features. Feel free to make your backsplash the color of your counters, your cabinets, your walls, your floors, or a unique collage mixi

4 Reasons to Invest in Lakefront Property

If you’ve been considering buying a  lakefront property at the Lake of the Ozarks  now is a great time of year to start your property search. If you’re still on the fence about  buying a home at the Lake of the Ozarks , what’s holding you back? The lake area is absolutely gorgeous and there are many perks of owning lakefront property. Read on to find out four reasons to invest in lakefront property! Photo Credit: 1. Higher Level of Privacy A huge benefit of waterfront homes is that they offer a higher level of privacy. Rather than staring at the back of another home, you can enjoy watching boats pass by on the Lake or enjoy watching sunrises and sunsets. And since it's not really possible for developers to build on the Lake, you can rest assured that your view won't be compromised. Privacy is in short supply these days and you’ll have a tad more while living in a waterfront home at the Lake of the Ozarks. 2. Healthier Lifestyle Naturally, living near water also mean

3 Solid Reasons to Complete a Sellers Disclosure

When you decide to  list your home at the Lake of the Ozarks , it's important to not overlook a thorough seller's disclosure. There is a lot of paperwork that comes with selling a home but trust us, properly filling out your seller's disclosure isn't something you want to skip out on. If you've never sold a home before or if it's been a while since you have, you may not understand the importance of a sellers disclosure. Today, our  real estate team at the Lake of the Ozarks  has three reasons as to why you should take the time to complete the seller's discloser in its entirety. #1 Provides the Buyer with a fair and honest idea of the home's condition.  Don't be afraid of the seller's disclosure. This document discloses material information to the buyer about the home, which can help them make an informed decision about their purchase. It's not meant to be a deal-killer, but a deal-maker. Many agents provide a copy of the disclosure to interes