HomeLife Regional Realty Ltd., Brokerage

HomeLife Regional Realty Ltd., Brokerage

December 29, 2008 13:53 ET

How to Search for Your HOME in 2009?

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 29, 2008) -

Editors Note: A video and a photo are included with this release.

Turn to the Internet To Sell Your Home during this time.

If your home is affected by the economic downturn look to the internet to get your home sold.

Our advice is that the property that is for sale is half the equation, it is just as important to have it properly priced and prepared for the sale. That said the most crucial element to selling your home is to utilize the internet effectively. As we know the ability to market Real Estate property has been dramatically enhanced with the explosion of the Internet.

Over the past 5 years, web sites like mls.ca, Craigslist and even NOW Magazine have consumed a buyer and sellers time in searching for ways to purchase or sell homes. It is definitely helping to increase the high average of online findings. In some markets in Canada, it is estimated that up to 95% of homeowners are now marketing their home online. That has now evolved into social media avenues such as YouTube and Facebook.

Increase Market Exposure: Selling your home you usually contact a real-estate agent to list your home. A good one will tell you traditional classified ads of a local newspaper are no longer an effective way to market your home. The web and TV classified ads provide a decidedly more powerful marketing plan to sell your property. Therefore by pushing it online, you can increase your market exposure. It allows a large market to view your home online "first" before finding the traditional advertisements.


JOE G. MACHADO, Broker of Record

To view the video associated with this release, please visit the following link: www.youtube.com/watch?v=_CeWoBfBNN8

To view the photo associated with this release, please visit the following link: http://media3.marketwire.com/docs/MainExteriorLG.jpg

Contact Information

  • Homelife Regional Realty Ltd., Brokerage
    Joe G. Machado
    Broker of Record
    (416) 535-3107