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The Top 11 Reasons You Should List Your Home During The Holidays

Mary Ellen Vanaken

Mary Ellen was born and raised in Long Island, New York. After graduating from college, she worked on Wall Street for JP Morgan in New York City...

Mary Ellen was born and raised in Long Island, New York. After graduating from college, she worked on Wall Street for JP Morgan in New York City...

Dec 1 3 minutes read

11. By selling now, you may have an opportunity to be a non-contingent buyer during the spring, when many houses are on the market for less money! This will allow you to sell high and buy low! 

10. You can sell now for more money and we will provide for a delayed closing or extended occupancy until early next year!

9. Even though your house will be on the market, you still have the option to restrict showings during the six or seven days around the holidays! 

8. January is traditionally the month for employees to begin new jobs. Since transferees can not wait until spring to buy, you  end to be on the market during the holidays to capture that market!


7. Some people must buy before the end of the year for tax reasons! 


6. Buyers have more time to look for a home during the holidays than they do during a work week!


5. Buyers are more emotional during the holidays, so they are more likely to pay your price!


4. Houses show better when decorated for the holidays!


3. Serious buyers have fewer houses to choose from during the holidays and less competition means more money for you!

2. Buyers are more emotional during the holidays, so they are more likely to pay your price!
And the number one reason why you should sell during the holidays...

1. People who look for homes during the holidays are more serious buyers! 

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11. By selling now, you may have an opportunity to be a non-contingent buyer during the spring, when many houses are on the market for less money! This will allow you to sell high and buy low! 

10. You can sell now for more money and we will provide for a delayed closing or extended occupancy until early next year!

9. Even though your house will be on the market, you still have the option to restrict showings during the six or seven days around the holidays! 

8. January is traditionally the month for employees to begin new jobs. Since transferees can not wait until spring to buy, you  end to be on the market during the holidays to capture that market!


7. Some people must buy before the end of the year for tax reasons! 


6. Buyers have more time to look for a home during the holidays than they do during a work week!


5. Buyers are more emotional during the holidays, so they are more likely to pay your price!


4. Houses show better when decorated for the holidays!


3. Since the supply of listings will dramatically increase in January, there will be less demand for your particular home! Less demand means less money for you!


2. Serious buyers have fewer houses to choose from during the holidays and less competition means more money for you!

And the number one reason why you should sell during the holidays...

1. People who look for homes during the holidays are more serious buyers! 

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