How a listing agent can blow a deal in 3,2,1 boom!

The longer a real estate agent does their job the more incredibly stupid and ignorant things we see. A listing agent often times does more damage for their clients than inspection items. A buyer came across a listing and the buyer’s agent looks at the listing. This home is about $200,000 less than the average…Read More→

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Why listing your home in the fall and winter is better than summer

Danny Skelly

When is the best time to list a home? Some listing agents might tell sellers the best time to list a home is in the summertime. The reason behind this theory is that families with kids do not like to move during the school year. They want to be moved in, registered for school and…Read More→

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Seller Tips

Some folks believe when the real estate market is hot, like it is now in the Denver Foothills, you don’t need to prepare your home for showings. They believe the buyer is stuck and needs to purchase their home no matter what condition it is in. Well many Realtors would agree with that but the good…Read More→

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Why Orson Hill Realty is a Small Real Estate Company

Why Orson Hill Realty is proud to be smaller than some The other day I was talking to my children. They asked “why does your real estate company only have a couple agents?”. It really didn’t take me long to think of an answer but I wanted to filter it as to be as kind…Read More→

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Moving can be stressful – Don’t let your real estate company add to the stress

Real Estate Agency

Moving is an adjustment, whether you are moving across town or relocating across the country.  Your real estate company and real estate agent are supposed to help relieve your stress not add to it. Way too often your listing broker or buyer broker make the move and real estate process more difficult that it needs…Read More→

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Open Houses and the Secret Your Listing Agent Won’t Tell You

Should My Listing Agent Have an Open House There is a little secret your listing agent won’t tell you about open houses. They really are not a great way to sell your home. Open homes have been, for the longest time, something that a listing broker, even luxury brokers,  uses for two things. First it…Read More→

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Homes for Sale By Owner in Colorado What You Should Know

For sale by owner (FSBO)

A Realtor walks into a listing appointment on a home for sale by owner in Evergreen, CO at a price point of about $4,000,000 to $5,000,000. This is not the beginning of a bad real estate joke, it really happened recently. The Realtor thought he would discuss with the for sale by owner (FSBO) owner…Read More→

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What to expect from a listing agent

Orson Hill Realty

There are a lot of real estate companies out there that claim to be “the best listing agents” around. Some of the real estate agents don’t even have websites or an online presents to properly market your listing. NAR (National Association of Realtors) has determined that over 90% of home buyers will find your home…Read More→

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Cherry Hills Village Market News

Cherry Hills Village Real Estate Market News May 2018 The value of homes in Cherry Hills Village have always been higher than most of the Denver area. The number of active listings in Cherry Hills Village, just like the rest of Colorado, have drastically decreased in the last 5 years. Summer 5 years ago there…Read More→

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Staging your home

Orson Hill Realty

If you’re planning to sell your home in Evergreen, you have a lot to plan for. First, you must hire an Evergreen real estate agent who knows the market and will sell your home quickly and at the right price. Next, you need to prepare your home to sell! Staging your home for potential buyers…Read More→

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