Visiting several open houses
is an ideal way for buyers to dip their toes into the local housing market, contends Paul Booth of RE/MAX 10 in Palos Park, Ill.
Running through November 12, Highlyann Krasnow, executive vice president for The Developers Group said, "We wanted prospective buyers to feel the convenience of having a luxury car at their disposal and the ease of traveling to a number of open houses
in one day.
At Edwards Air Force Base, World War II-era fighters and a bomber will fly at the base's two-day open house
along with a stealthy supersonic F/A- 22 Raptor, a remote-controlled Predator spy plane, and a tilt-rotor CV-22 Osprey that takes off like a helicopter but flies like an airplane.
Off-season tours and open houses
are often quiet and can be a bit bleak and forbidding, depending upon your geographic location.
Based on the success of our previous National Open House
Month, we decided to again make it convenient for consumers to tour as many CENTURY 21 open houses
as possible during October, and at the same time generate energy in the market this Fall," said Tom Kunz, president and chief executive officer of Century 21 Real Estate LLC.
Furman, who stopped holding open houses
seven years ago, noted that many agents are afraid to tell their clients what they need to hear, and choose instead to offer feel-good services like open houses
to placate a client who would be better served by an honest conversation about what really works in the real estate market.
For the first time, Beacon area real estate brokers will join together to present a BEacon Citywide Open House
, showing over 50 single family houses to the home-buying public on Sunday, September 17, from 1:00 p.
According to the NAR[R] '2007 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers,' 48 percent of prospective buyers use Open Houses
as a source of information and 57 percent of sellers reported that their Realtor[R] used an Open House
to market their property.
I think it is important for people concerned about our forest to attend these open houses
For the buyer, the site provides real-time information about open houses
in specific areas.
The easy-to-use site allows homebuyers to see schedules for open houses
in their area, view detailed information about homes, print a route planner, request information or a private showing, and sign up for e-mail alerts.
In addition, each open house
will be limited to three or four signs that may only be set up between noon and dusk on the day of the event.