Which Renovations to Consider When Selling Your Home

Paint roller - home renovations concept

If you are planning to sell your house in the near future, you will want to take the steps to get your home ready for the market. Sometimes, it just takes some cleaning, minor repairs and home staging to make your house show ready. However, there are other bigger investments you may want to consider. […]

Home Sellers: How to Take Advantage of the Market Pause

Home sitting for sale, representing real estate market pause

Buyer activity has been tapering off in recent months. We are no longer in quite the real estate frenzy of late 2020 and early 2021. What was once one of the strongest seller’s markets we’ve ever seen is gradually coming back down to earth. This is natural, and it is not surprising at all. The […]

My Neighbor’s House Sold for $1 Million! What About Mine?

People exchanging house for money, metaphor for home prices

There’s no doubt that real estate is an exciting business, and home prices have been skyrocketing this past year with such low housing inventory. There are more buyers than sellers, and mortgage rates are still quite low, as well. This has helped keep driving home prices upward. Keeping Up with the Neighbors We get homeowners […]

Planning Your Home Sale in a Seller’s Market, Part 1

Nice house front door to represent preparing your home for a seller's market

Some people can get a little confused by the notion of a “seller’s market.” There is no doubt we are in a hot seller’s market right now, and we have been in one for quite some time. Housing inventory is low. Home prices are high. Buyer demand is high. Mortgage rates are still relatively low. […]

The Cyr Team’s COVID-19 Compliant Pledge

Until COVID-19 is no longer a threat, certain aspects of the real estate process are going to have to change. The sooner we can accept this and make the necessary adaptations, the sooner we can get back to doing business once our local economy opens up. Moving forward, it will be imperative that we strike […]

The Benefits of Virtual Home Staging Consultations

While we’re in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are unable to conduct in-person home tours and staging consultations. Even as the economy slowly starts to open back up, we will still be faced with similar challenges. As we mentioned in our blog article last week, many aspects of the real estate process will […]

How the Real Estate Process is Changing Quickly

What Will Buying and Selling a Home Be Like After COVID-19? The real estate market has already changed dramatically as we are forced to conduct business remotely while Pennsylvania’s stay-at-home order remains in place. Even as restrictions are lifted and social distancing measures slowly start to ease, this pandemic may forever change some ways in […]

What Should Home Sellers Be Doing During this Market Pause?

9 Tips for Home Sellers Who Are Currently Self-Quarantining at Home In many ways, the real estate market is on “pause” right now as most people are sheltering at home and hoping to flatten the curve of COVID-19’s spread. We’re still keeping very busy while working from the safety of our home. We talk with […]

How to Stage Your Home to Attract More Buyers

Professional Home Staging Advice That Will Make All the Difference When Selling Your House In our most recent blog article, we talked about how there really is no such thing as a “perfect home” when buyers are looking at houses. Home sellers may beg to differ because they all think their home is “perfect.” That’s […]