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  • For the record
    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 22, 2020
     
     
    • Portable Storage
    • Real Estate
    • Home Storage
    • Packing Tips
    • affordable moving
    • Personal Storage

    7 Smart Items to Store in a Portable Storage Unit When Selling Your House

    Selling a home is all about presentation which is why home staging is so critical. A vase of flowers, fresh baked cookies, and a fragrant candle can really make a good impression on buyers. On the other hand, certain items in the home can ruin your chances for a potential sale. It’s difficult to make your home look like a model home while you are still living there, but there are a few items that you should definitely put it storage while your home is on the market. Here are seven smart items you should consider storing out of sight if you are trying to sell your home. ​
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  • Declutter to Increase Sales Price
    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 21, 2020
     
     
    • Realtors
    • Portable Storage
    • Real Estate
    • Organization
    • Personal Storage

    A Look at How Portable Storage Containers Solve Real Estate Problems

    Realtors are responsible for helping clients sell their home faster and for the most money possible. This means they have to focus on home staging, hosting open houses, and hunting for a new home all while dealing with bank lenders, home inspectors, and appraisers. Due to the complexity of the industry, real estate agents often run into a number of problems that could be solved with the help of a portable storage container. These containers offer an affordable and convenient solution for storage issues that both realtors and homeowners face. Here are just a few ways that portable storage containers can simplify a number of real estate problems. ​
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  • staging your home
    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 17, 2020
     
     
    • Realtors
    • Personal Storage
    • Real Estate
    • Portable Storage
    • Organization
    • Home Storage

    4 Surprising Ways Portable Storage Units Can Help Sell a House

    Anyone who has ever moved knows how stressful the process of selling a home can be. Between the constant struggle of keeping your home clean and being forced out of it at a moment’s notice for a showing, it’s enough to make anyone crazy. It leaves homeowners anxious and antsy to sell their home fast. If you are looking for tips and tricks to help sell your home faster, you might be surprised to know that a portable storage unit can be a great resource. Read on to discover a few ways that a portable storage unit can help you sell your house.
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  • clutter free
    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 16, 2020
     
     
    • Organization
    • Personal Storage
    • Home Storage
    • Portable Storage
    • Real Estate

    7 Killer Ideas for Minimizing Clutter in Your House ​

    We are all familiar with clutter and those items that just don’t seem to have a place in our home. Not only can clutter make your home feel messy and disorganized, but it increases stress and complicates our lives. Even though no one likes clutter, many people struggle to keep their home neat and organized. The good news is that you don’t have to live with this constant struggle. Try one of these great ideas to minimize clutter in your house.
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  • How to start your own Real estate business
    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 10, 2020
     
     
    • Realtors
    • Organization
    • business owner
    • Personal Storage
    • Real Estate

    5 Important Strategies for Building a Real Estate Business ​

    The start of a new year is the perfect time for real estate agents to think about what they can do to make this year the best ever. You should think about ways to build your clientele, increase sales, and earn more income. It’s not enough just to desire this kind of change...you have to take the necessary steps to make it happen. Building a real estate business takes time and persistence but the good news is that growth is possible. Here are a few important strategies that can help you reach new clients, increase sales, and grow your business.
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  • selling older homes
    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 07, 2020
     
     
    • Portable Storage
    • Personal Storage
    • Real Estate
    • Realtors

    8 Smart Strategies for Selling an Older House

    You are ready to move and you might even have your eye on a beautiful home but you can’t make any offers until you sell your own home. If your house is older and needs a bit of work, it can be intimidating to put it on the market. You may not want to spend the money on fancy upgrades but you worry that your home won’t sell without them. The good news is that you don’t need to feel stuck in your older home. It is possible to sell a house that needs work and you don’t have to undergo major renovations to do it. Here are a few smart strategies that can be effective for selling an older house. ​
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  • Realtors Use Referrals
    Dusty Rhodes
      Dec 17, 2019
     
     
    • Portable Storage
    • Moving
    • Realtors
    • Real Estate

    3 Interesting Ways to Use Referrals to Grow Your Real Estate Business ​

    The real estate industry is highly competitive and with so many realtors saturating the market, clients have a lot of choices when it comes to selecting a realtor to assist them with buying and selling their home. One of the best ways for realtors to expand their business is through referrals. Most of an agent’s business comes from referrals and past clients. With so much relying on these referrals, real estate agents should focus on ways to improve and increase their referrals. Here are a few ways that real estate agents can use referrals to grow their business. ​
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  • Open House Open Mind
    Dusty Rhodes
      Dec 06, 2019
     
     
    • Real Estate
    • Home Storage
    • Portable Storage

    6 Easy Ways to Take an Open House to the Next Level

    Real estate agents estimate that nearly 20% of their sales result from an open house. This is a great opportunity to get people in the door to show off your home’s best features. Therefore, it is really important to make sure your home is in tip top shape, your open house is well advertised, and your realtor has made every effort to make the most of this showing opportunity. Here are a few simple ways that realtors can up their game and take an open house to the next level.
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  • SMARTBOX Family
    Dusty Rhodes
      Nov 10, 2019
     
     
    • Real Estate
    • Portable Storage
    • Organization
    • Moving

    8 Essential Items to Remove from Your House When Selling It

    When you are preparing your home to put it on the market, experts suggest that a key part of home staging is removing personal items from the house. A strategically staged home typically sells faster and for more money so it’s important to take the necessary steps to properly stage your home. Removing certain items from the home will make your home feel larger, more organized, and will also help prospective buyers visualize themselves living in the home. Prospective buyers will take notice of every detail in your home so don’t turn them away by having the wrong items in your house. Consider removing the following items to ensure your home appeals to all buyers.
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  • realtors have skills to close deals
    Dusty Rhodes
      Nov 07, 2019
     
     
    • Personal Storage
    • Moving
    • Real Estate

    7 Skills Every Real Estate Agent Should Have

    Think about the last time you bought or sold a home. For many homeowners, this process can be stressful and overwhelming. We look to our real estate agent to ease the process and help guide us through each and every step. While there are many real estate agents out there, the fact is, some are better at their job than others. Real estate agents play an important role in improving their clients’ quality of life, so it’s important they have the skills necessary to do their job well. A successful real estate agent excels due to skills and characteristics that are beneficial for their job. Below are seven skills that every real estate agent needs to master to succeed in today’s competitive real estate industry. ​
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