Sarasota Sellers Process

What I Do To Get Your Home Sold For More Money In Less Time

See what I do to ensure you have the smoothest sale of your home

  1. Prepare Listing Presentation for Sellers
  2. Research Sellers Property Tax Info
  3. Research Comparable Sold Properties for Sellers
  4. Determine Average Days on Market
  5. Gather Info From Sellers About Their Home
  6. Meet With Sellers at Their Home
  7. Get To Know Their Home
  8. Present Listing Presentation
  9. Advise on Repairs and/or Upgrades
  10. Provide Home Seller To-Do Checklist
  11. Explain Current Market Conditions
  12. Discuss Seller's Goals
  13. Share Your Value Proposition
  14. Explain Benefits of Your Brokerage
  15. Present Your Marketing Options
  16. Explain Video Marketing Strategies
  17. Demonstrate 3D Tour Marketing
  18. Explain Buyer & Seller Agency Relationships
  19. Describe the Buyer Pre-Screening Process
  20. Create Internal File for Transaction
  21. Get Listing Agreement & Disclosures Signed
  22. Provide Sellers Disclosure Form to Sellers
  23. Verify Interior Room Sizes
  24. Obtain Current Mortgage Loan Info
  25. Confirm Lot Size from County Tax Records
  26. Investigate Any Unrecorded Property Easements
  27. Establish Showing Instructions for Buyers
  28. Agree on Showing Times with Sellers
  29. Discuss Different Types of Buyer Financing
  30. Explain Appraisal Process and Pitfalls
  31. Verify Home Owners Association Fees
  32. Obtain a Copy of HOA Bylaws
  33. Gather Transferable Warranties
  34. Determine Need for Lead-Based Paint Disclosure
  35. Verify Security System Ownership
  36. Discuss Video Recording Devices & Showings
  37. Determine Property Inclusions & Exclusions
  38. Agree on Repairs to Made Before Listing
  39. Schedule Staging Consultation
  40. Schedule House Cleaners
  41. Install Electronic Lockbox & Yard Sign
  42. Set-Up Photo/Video Shoot
  43. Meet Photographer at Property
  44. Prepare Home For Photographer
  45. Schedule Drone & 3D Tour Shoot
  46. Get Seller's Approval of All Marketing Materials
  47. Input Property Listing Into The MLS
  48. Create Virtual Tour Page
  49. Verify Listing Data on 3rd Party Websites
  50. Have Listing Proofread
  51. Create Property Flyer
  52. Have Extra Keys Made for Lockbox
  53. Set-Up Showing Services
  54. Help Owners Coordinate Showings
  55. Gather Feedback After Each Showing
  56. Keep track of Showing Activity
  57. Update MLS Listing as Needed
  58. Schedule Weekly Update Calls with Seller
  59. Prepare "Net Sheet" For All Offers
  60. Present All Offers to Seller
  61. Obtain Pre-Approval Letter from Buyer's Agent
  62. Examine & Verify Buyer's Qualifications
  63. Examine & Verify Buyer's Lender
  64. Negotiate All Offers
  65. Once Under Contract, Send to Title Company
  66. Check Buyer's Agent Has Received Copies
  67. Change Property Status in MLS
  68. Deliver Copies of Contact/Addendum to Seller
  69. Keep Track of Copies for Office File
  70. Coordinate Inspections with Sellers
  71. Explain Buyer's Inspection Objections to Sellers
  72. Determine Seller's Inspection Resolution
  73. Get All Repair Agreements in Writing
  74. Refer Trustworthy Contractors to Sellers
  75. Meet Appraiser at the Property
  76. Negotiate Any Unsatisfactory Appraisals
  77. Confirm Clear-to-Close
  78. Coordinate Closing Times & Location
  79. Verify Title Company Has All Docs
  80. Remind Sellers to Transfer Utilities
  81. Make Sure All Parties Are Notified of Closing Time
  82. Resolve Any Title Issues Before Closing
  83. Receive and Carefully Review Closing Docs
  84. Review Closing Figures With Seller
  85. Confirm Repairs Have Been Made
  86. Resolve Any Last Minute Issues
  87. Attend Seller's Closing
  88. Pick Up Sign & Lock Box
  89. Change Status in MLS to "Sold."
  90. Close Out Seller's File With Brokerage

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