Using A For Sale By Owner Sign
If you are selling your house yourself, a for
sale by owner sign is essential.
So if your sign is
properly printed and looks professional it can five
the prospective buyer a feeling that your house is
maintained well and in good condition.
This is probably
your biggest form of advertising and you want to make
sure you have one that is professional and easily
seen. You want to make sure that your sign stands out
in order to let prospective buyers know that your
house is for sale!
Using a professional for sale by owner sign is
important. It lets the buyer know that you mean
business. It also gives them an impression of the
quality of the house overall.
The best kind of for sale by owner sign will be
printed on durable material that is weather resistant.
Plastic seems to work great for this and there are
many printers that can make your sign, or you may even
be able to find them premade at your local store.
Make sure you get a rod to stick the sign in the
ground and that it is double sided so you can get them
coming and going!
You want your for sale by owner sign to stand out
so get a bright color like red and place it in a
prominent place where the traffic will be sure to see
it. Of course, you want it to be obvious which house
is for sale so make sure it is near enough to your
house for that to be apparent. Write your phone number
in the allotted area in large letters - you might
consider getting a template if your handwriting is not
neat so that the professional look can be
Finally, make sure that your for sale by owner sign
does not obstruct any views or is in that path of foot
traffic. If you can, get one of those signs that has
a plastic "house" on it with a lid in which you
can put the listing sheet for your house. That way
prospective buyers can get all the info they need
without bothering you - if it looks like something
they would be interested in, they can set up an
appointment, but if not then their time or yours
won't be wasted.