Salt Lake City Utah Real Estate Blog

Staging Your Utah Home For Listing

By: Bob Foote, Friday, June 27, 2014

"Staging" your home is the process by which you make it look completely unlike you and completely like someone else – someone who may want to buy it, which is the point. Studies have shown that sellers who take the time to stage their home properly have a higher rate of sales than those who don't. The general rule is to help buyers see your BLUFFDALE home as their own, which they can't do if it looks like you still live there.

The kitchen is the primary spot that UTAH buyers will look at and it's worth taking the time to stage it for sale. A few tips include: Read More...


Is Your Utah Home Ready to Sell?

By: Bob Foote, Monday, June 23, 2014

Listing your home for sale is a big deal, as other sellers will tell you. Experiences can range from wonderful to horrible and a lot goes into how you feel about it all once your RIVERTON home has been sold. Luckily, the market is currently primed and waiting for new listings, making it the perfect time to contact your UTAH real estate agent to discuss your sale.

Getting your home ready is a huge step in the process. What you see in your home is typically more sentimental than practical, whereas a buyer will nitpick at every, little detail. So you'll need to address as many as you reasonably can.  Read More...


First Time Homebuyers In Utah

By: Bob Foote, Friday, June 20, 2014

One of the most concerning things that real estate watchers are seeing lately is a downward trend in first-time homebuyers finding homes. This has to do in part with discouragement about not being approved for a mortgage. As a result, the UTAH home buying forecast for first-time homebuyers is soft and discouraged new buyers are turning to rentals, while families abound. Read More...


What Amenities Do You Want in Your New Utah Home?

By: Bob Foote, Monday, June 16, 2014

Lifestyle amenities are making headlines in real estate right now. For buyers looking to move into the SALT LAKE CITY area, finding a home with the right lifestyle fit is becoming more of a priority. In fact, with Americans becoming increasingly obese, especially children, families are looking for a home that is close to things they can do to promote family wellness.  Read More...