Frequently Asked Questions
For Home Sellers
Here are just some of the questions I get asked most often. If there is anything I haven't answered, get in touch or set up a 1 Hour Home Seller Session.
How Do I Make Sure I Have A Successful Home Sale?
In my mind, there are 6 factors to a successful home sale. Here's the condensed version:
1. Agent Expertise
3. Agent Satisfaction
I'm happy to go over the details of each point in person.
What Are The Costs Involved With Selling A Home?
Selling your home is expensive, there's no doubt about it. Between Realtors, Lawyers, Staging and etc the costs quickly add up. Here's a brief run-down:
- Typical REALTOR Commission in the GTA: 5% + HST
- Typical Lawyers Fees: $1500 - $2000 + HST
- Staging: Varies Depending On Home ($500-$10,000)
Do You Know Any Reputable Lawyers? Home Inspectors? Mortgage Brokers? Stagers?
Sure Do, Here's a list. That being said, I always advise my clients to call around and interview several candidates. While I believe that these folks are great, I want my clients to work with people that make them feel comfortable.
What are Interest Rates Like These Days?
Click Here for a Great Resource.
We're still working on adding more questions and answers here. Keep checking back or Contact John to answer all of your questions.