Watercooler: How to cash in on rising housing market

MCCLATCHY NEWSPAPERS

Published: June 23, 2013 12:24AM
Updated: December 7, 2013 11:34PM

As the housing market improves, a growing number of homeowners might become sellers in short order. Because selling comes with a variety of challenges, here are a few advice-filled websites worth a visit:

Association for Homeowners Across America • Provides 10 tips, including how to choose a real estate agent and how to make home improvements to increase appeal, at http://bit.ly/180TSxj.

RealEstateABC.com • Features advice on preparing a home for sale, pricing, listing contracts and more, at http://bit.ly/3xwebN.

HGTV’s Frontdoor • Offers images and articles that cover home-selling tactics, at http://bit.ly/l0xAI.

Nolo • Discusses a range of topics and legal considerations, at http://bit.ly/14lpCI8.

Realtor.com • Covers seller’s basics and offers a seven-step guide to success, at http://bit.ly/11QiEsH.