The Best Day to List a Home

first_img Related Articles  Print This Post About Author: Seth Welborn Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago March 28, 2019 2,328 Views Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago Previous: Mitigating Risks Through Technology Next: Fidelity National Launches Digital Closing Experience Tagged with: mortgage Prices real estate Redfin Subscribe mortgage Prices real estate Redfin 2019-03-28 Seth Welborn The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Seth Welborn is a Reporter for DS News and MReport. A graduate of Harding University, he has covered numerous topics across the real estate and default servicing industries. Additionally, he has written B2B marketing copy for Dallas-based companies such as AT&T. An East Texas Native, he also works part-time as a photographer. The Week Ahead: Nearing the Forbearance Exit 2 days agocenter_img The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago Share Save More than any other day of the week, Thursday is the best day to list a home for sale, according to Redfin. Redfin found that on average, homes listed on Thursday sold for an average of $3,015 more than homes listed on Monday, and sell faster, too.Home listed on Thursday can sell an average of 5 days faster than homes listed on Sunday. According to Redfin, Thursday is such a good day to sell due to weekend sales. The report notes that with most buyers shopping for homes on the weekends, Thursday listing will still be fresh in their mind into the weekend.“Psychologists have found that people tend to remember the last information they saw the best,” said Redfin Chief Economist Daryl Fairweather. “If you list on a Thursday, buyers will be more likely to see your listing as a ‘new home for you‘ right before they go out and tour over the weekend.”If you list on Friday, it may be too late for a buyer to see your home online, and earlier in the week, new listings may push those out of the way as the weekend shoppers start looking. For a home listed at $500,000, listing on a Thursday instead of Monday could mean a difference of $3,700 in your final sale price.In this spring’s hot buyer’s market, however, the day of the week a home is listed has mattered less than normal.“When homebuyer demand far outpaces the supply of homes and nearly every home sells quickly and at or above list price, factors like which day a home is listed are less important,” Redinf noted. According to Redfin, the market this year is not as easy for sellers, with the median time on market has shot up to 59 days as of February.Find the report from Redfin here. Home / Daily Dose / The Best Day to List a Home Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Sign up for DS News Daily The Best Day to List a Home in Daily Dose, Featured, Market Studies, Newslast_img read more

Redcliffe local honoured in modern renovation

first_imgThe main house at 482 Oxley Ave, Redcliffe, with ‘Maria’s cottage’ positioned behind.QUEENSLAND property investor, Neil Holloway, has honoured a Redcliffe local whose deceased estate he has been renovating.The philanthropic investor, who donated 15 hectares of his Maleny property on the Sunshine Coast to the Wildlife Land Fund as a nature refuge in 2011, has turned a two-bedroom cottage in Redcliffe into three separate dwellings, each with its own kitchen, in a Hamptons style makeover.But when Mr Holloway bought 482 Oxley Ave, Redcliffe almost two years ago, he was inundated with information regarding the previous owner.“It was a deceased estate and the owner’s name was Maria, she was 102 years old,’’ Mr Holloway said.“All the people who walked past knew Maria, so when I bought the place, her nieces wanted to know what I had planned for the place.”To acknowledge the fond memories the street had for their long term neighbour, Mr Holloway restored the rear shed and named it ‘Maria’s Cottage’ in her honour. The upstairs kitchen at 482 Oxley Ave, Redcliffe.At the back of the property, ‘Maria’s Cottage’ features a bathroom, combined kitchen and laundry and a large room that could be a bedroom, office, lounge or studio. SEE WHAT ELSE IS FOR SALE IN REDCLIFFE >>>FOLLOW THE COURIER-MAIL REAL ESTATE TEAM ON FACEBOOK<<< Maria’s Cottage is a converted shed named in honour of the original owner.The main house he raised, building a separate two-bedroom residence on the ground level. The combined kitchen and laundry in ‘Maria’s Cottage’.“I’ve built to suit the current market,” Mr Holloway said. “It’s a property that has many options, and while it’s about what the people want, it’s also about what the lenders want.“Today, young kids can’t afford to move into homes of their own so they’re living at home, and more parents are living with their children.” The downstairs kitchen opens on to this back patio area.From the outside the solid timber chamferboard house retains its Queenslander charm, with manicured hedges. Iron gates and surveillance cameras add an extra level of safety.Mr Holloway has previously renovated in Woody Point and Maleny, and his next project is in the Whitsunday Region. The downstairs kitchen and living area.More from newsLand grab sees 12 Sandstone Lakes homesites sell in a week21 Jun 2020Tropical haven walking distance from the surf9 Oct 2019Following an almost identical floorplan, Mr Holloway renovated the upstairs level.last_img read more

San Sebastian victorious over CDSL to earn a spot in the Elite Eight

first_imgLATEST STORIES Typhoon Kammuri accelerates, gains strength en route to PH View comments Read Next Kammuri turning to super typhoon less likely but possible — Pagasa Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss PLAY LIST 02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss00:50Trending Articles03:47Tropical Depression ‘Quiel’ enters PAR01:29Police teams find crossbows, bows in HK university01:35Panelo suggests discounted SEA Games tickets for students02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City Do not bring these items in SEA Games venues Don’t forget to catch the latest league news and updates by visiting the official website at collegiatechampionsleague.netYou may also follow us on social media via Facebook and on Twitter @PCCLeague.ADVTADVERTISEMENT MOST READ Brace for potentially devastating typhoon approaching PH – NDRRMCcenter_img John Lloyd Cruz a dashing guest at Vhong Navarro’s wedding 8th Top Leaders Forum assessed the progress of public-private efforts in building climate and disaster resilient communities Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Asian shares slide on weak Japan data; US markets closed BI on alert for illegally deployed OFWs to Iraq As expected, the two undefeated schools in the group stages went toe to toe all throughout, with neither team leading by more than eight. The action remained intense with less than two minutes remaining in the ball game, as Stags star Michael Calisaan, who has struggled shooting from the field, made the most from the free throw line, sinking both of his charities to give SSC-R an 83-79 lead with 1:24 to play.With so much on the line, CDSL refused to go away lightly. Jan Dominic Formento nailed a three-point shot in the ensuing possession to pull within one, but in the end, San Sebastian executed when it mattered the most by making crucial plays and hitting from the charity stripe that enabled them to seal the victory.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSWATCH: Drones light up sky in final leg of SEA Games torch runSPORTSLillard, Anthony lead Blazers over ThunderSPORTSMalditas save PH from shutoutSSC-R’s starters, save for Calisaan, were all in double digits scoring wise for a combined 60 points, as total team effort managed to cover for their usually dependent forward’s struggles in the game.As a result of their win in the NCR Qualifiers, San Sebastian has earned a spot to play in the PCCL Elite Eight where other top-ranked squads will compete in a single elimination tournament format to determine the country’s one true National Champion! The NCR Qualifiers of the 2017-18 Philippine Collegiate Champions League ended with a bang as the San Sebastian Stags triumphed over the Colegio de San Lorenzo Griffins, 90-85, in a highly entertaining game at the Jose Rizal University Gymnasium in Mandaluyong City Thursday afternoon, January 18.ADVERTISEMENT Afflalo suspended 2 games for fighting with Bjelicalast_img read more

Lord’s hundred went by in a flash, emotions were high: Chris Woakes

first_imgChris Woakes was England’s star in the Lord’s Test as they crushed India by an innings and 159 runs to take a 2-0 lead in the five-match series and he was delighted with the result, that came within four days.”Obviously delighted. To win the Test inside four days when we lost a day and a half to rain is special,” said Woakes, who won man-of-the-match for his all-round show.Woakes, whose injury forced him to surrender his spot in whites for England, had a tough task ahead of him when he came in to bat in the first innings. Add to that the pressure of replacing a successful Ben Stokes in the side, his performance would have been closely scrutinised and he did himself no harm with an important century at the home of cricket.Virat Kohli finally admits he got team combination wrong after Lord’s humiliationWoakes scored his maiden Test century on Saturday and guided England out of a tricky situation along with Jonny Bairstow as the pair stitched a game-changing 189-run stand for the sixth wicket.Prior to that, he had taken two wickets, including the prized wicket of Virat Kohli. In the second innings as well, he grabbed two wickets and finished the game off with the wicket of Ishant Sharma to finish the game with 137 not out and four wickets for 43 runs in the match.India vs England: Virat Kohli suffers biggest Test defeat as captainWith the hundred in the first innings, Woakes joined elite company in the Lord’s honours board at the Home of Cricket. Woakes joined the list of players, who has scored a hundred, taken a five-wickets haul in an innings and 10 wickets in a match at Lord’s.advertisementVirat Kohli after innings defeat at Lord’s: We were outplayed and deserved to loseHe joined Gubby Allen, Keith Miller, Ian Botham and teammate Stuart Broad for scoring hundred and taking ten-wicket haul at Lord’s. Not only that, he also joined the boards for players who have scored a hundred and taken five-wicket hauls at the Home of Cricket. The list features the names of Gubby Allen, Ian Botham, Stuart Broad, Andrew Flintoff, Ray Illingworth, Vinoo Mankad, Keith Miller and Ben Stokes.India handed humiliating defeat by ruthless England at Lord’sWhile Woakes joined the list for his batting during the Test match, his bowling against Pakistan in 2016 made him feature on the board. He had taken 11 wickets against Pakistan in a Test match, with figures of 6/70 and 5/32 in the two innings.Joe Root expects England to improve further after hammering India at Lord’sAnd, naturally, Woakes was a bit emotional when he reached his ton in the first innings on Saturday, thus, capping off his all-round presence on the board.Downright embarrassing: Indian cricket fans fume after Lord’s disaster”Emotions have run high all game I suppose. Scoring a hundred and getting on the honours’ board is something that will stay with me forever. Sunk in a little bit more now. Wish I had sunk it up more in the middle, kind of went by in a flash.”I was a little bit nervous from 80 onwards, started wooshing outside off stump. Jonny calmed me down a bit, which is funny because usually I calm him down,” said Woakes at the post-match presentation ceremony.Highlights of India’s embarrassing Lord’s Test lossWoakes also lauded his teammates for producing a ‘complete’ performance at the ‘Mecca of Cricket’.”Been an amazing game. Complete performance from the team which is more special. We tried to tick it off in fives. At the time, we were in a tricky position even though we were ahead. Just tried to creep that lead up. Just tried to get through certain bowling spells. They came at us pretty hard at the time and occasionally the ball was moving around. Once we got through that, we started scoring freely,” said an elated Woakes.He was all praise for his pace partners James Anderson and Stuart Broad, who picked up eight wickets among themselves in the second Indian innings on Day 4 of the Test match. Anderson was on song in Lord’s and missed out a 10-wicket haul in the match by a single wicket and Woakes said that getting the ball off the pair, when they are song is really difficult. But, he added that they are a treat to watch.”Excellent performance from the bowling group. Trying to get the ball out of Broad and Jimmy’s hands when it’s like that can be tricky. They’re world class. Jimmy could’ve been easily standing here with his 9-fer. Broady’s spell today, once he gets his legs pumping, he’s great to watch,” said Woakes.advertisementWoakes had to work on his fitness after a wrist injury ruled him out of the Champions Trophy in England last year. Subsequently, he lost his place in the English side as well and finally made a comeback in place of Stokes, who is currently undergoing a court hearing for his involvement in a bar brawl in Bristol earlier in the year.He played some county cricket and also represented England Lions before finally making a comeback in the England team.”Would’ve been nice to have a bit more red ball cricket. Went back to Warwickshire and played some white-ball stuff. Wrist was behind the ball, did a bit of work on how I was holding the ball and it’s worked,” said Woakes.The all-rounder will now hope to kick on from here and cement his place in the England team once again with solid performances in the upcoming Test matches in the series if he gets a chance to play.last_img read more

OSU freshman Francesca Di Lorenzo excels at US Junior Open

Francesca Di Lorenzo competes during a match at the 2015 U.S. Junior Open. Credit: Courtesy of United States Tennis AssociationWhile most Ohio State students have started hitting the books, freshman tennis player Francesca Di Lorenzo has been busy hitting the courts at the 135th edition of the U.S. Open.The fourth leg of the Grand Slam, which began on Aug. 31 in New York City and concluded on Sunday, featured more than 300 of the best tennis players in the world.Di Lorenzo, who was ranked as the No. 1 recruit in the class of 2015 by the Tennis Recruiting Network, advanced all the way to the semi-finals of both the U.S. Open Junior girls’ singles and doubles draws.Di Lorenzo said the experience was one of the highlights of her career so far.“It was one of the best weeks I’ve had in terms of tennis,” she said. “The atmosphere there in New York was just unbelievable. The fans, everyone supporting you, you’re in the U.S. as a U.S. player. It doesn’t get better than that.”Surrounded by famed tennis stars like Serena and Venus Williams, Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic, Di Lorenzo got a taste of life with the pros.“It was interesting to be with the pros. You got to eat in the same restaurants as them and be right by the locker room with them,” she said. “It’s nice to see the level that you want to get to.”The New Albany, Ohio, native was unseeded in the singles draw but was ranked fifth in doubles alongside partner Luisa Stefani of Brazil. Despite what the rankings might have depicted, Di Lorenzo said it is competing in singles that she enjoys most.“I enjoy doubles and having a partner out there, but I like being out there competing on my own,” she said. “If I win, it’s on me. If I lose, it’s on me.”Throughout the singles draw, Di Lorenzo faced off against two players ranked in the top five in the world. She defeated Slovakia’s Tereza Mihalikova, the No. 4 seed, in the third round of the tournament. She later fell to the No. 2-ranked, and eventual single’s champion, Dalma Galfi of Hungary, in the semi-finals.Di Lorenzo said her mindset does not change regardless of where her opponent is ranked.“I don’t like looking at the rankings as much as focusing on what I have to do to be successful in the match,” she said. “I knew that whatever match I was playing that the girl was going to come out playing her best and competing hard, and I would have to do the same.”However, she admits that taking out a high-ranked player adds more excitement to a win.“(Mihalikova) was the Australian Open junior champion, so that was cool to be able to beat a girl that has had so much success,” the freshman said. “That gives you a lot of confidence going into your next matches.”Di Lorenzo and her doubles partner Stefani met through their siblings who both play tennis at Xavier University. The pair had recently won doubles championships in Brazil and Belgium.They took out the No. 4-ranked pair of Russians, Anna Blinkova and Olesya Pervushina, in the quarterfinals before having their run end in the semi-finals against the eventual champions, Slovakia’s Viktoria Kuzmova and Russia’s Aleksandra Pospelova.Having only been on campus for two weeks before the tournament began, Di Lorenzo is now adjusting to life at OSU.“It’s tough, I’m not going to lie,” she said. “It’s much harder than you think to try and keep up with the academics and tennis. I just missed the last week, so hopefully I can catch up. Luckily we have amazing tutors and help.”The transition is eased by growing up in the Columbus area and a familiarity with campus and her coaches, both of which played a role in her choice to attend OSU.“I go to a lot of games. I love the big school atmosphere and most importantly the coaches. They’ve all really helped me become the player I am,” she said.Women’s tennis coach Melissa Schaub said she is proud to have a highly rated prospect on the roster.“It means a lot. Not only is she a one recruit, but she’s an Ohio kid and from Columbus. It’s huge for us at Ohio State to keep someone home like that,” she said. “I think we’ve been able to get ourselves to a level where we are able to get someone like her. It means a lot for the future of the program and for right now.”While new to OSU, Di Lorenzo said she is already comfortable with her new teammates.“I’d come here for the clinics when I was younger, and I’d meet the girls,” she said. “They’re great girls. I just love being with the team.”The team atmosphere is what Schaub said she sees as one of roster’s strengths.“Team chemistry is really strong. They’re definitely very tight-knit. I think this year with the addition of Francesca, there’s really good competition amongst the team. I think that’s good,” she said.As the season gets under way, Di Lorenzo already has some goals in mind.“I’d love to be the Big Ten freshman of the year and hopefully make the NCAA individual tournaments,” she said. “I’d love to go a round of 16, at least, for the team championship. That’d be cool.”Schaub views Di Lorenzo’s determination as one of her best qualities.“I think that’s the greatest thing about Francesca, she was a No. 1 recruit in the country, but there’s also things that she can get better at,” she said. “Her goals are beyond college, and no one is willing to work harder than she is. It’s pretty exciting.”  Di Lorenzo and the women’s tennis team are scheduled to kick off their 2015 season in tournaments in Waco, Texas, and Miami from Sept. 18-20. read more

Alcantara believes Spains playing style is still based on possession

first_imgOne of Bayern Munich’s star midfielders Thiago Alcantara has maintained that Spain’s playing style ‘is still based on possession and territorial control’.The ex-Barcelona player revealed that even though there had been little alterations in Coaches and players, the fundamental style of play is still the same.“Spain’s style is still based on possession and territorial control,” Thiago is cited as telling reporters by Marca via Football Espana.“It is not exactly the same through the years because the Coach has changed and many of the players have to, so it is normal.RB Leipzig, Bayern Munich, Robert LewadowskiMatch Preview: RB Leipzig vs Bayern Munich Boro Tanchev – September 14, 2019 RB Leipzig will have the chance to prove their title-winning capabilities when they host Bayern Munich today at 18:30 (CET).“I like our style of play, it is normal not everyone agreed with this but I believe football based on controlling the ball is important.“It (the game against Wales) is important because they have had a lot of success in recent times and pose a challenge for us, we must be focused.“The events in Mallorca? Obviously this is something that we are all hugely sensitive to and saddened about, we would like to do anything we can for Sant Llorenc.“Rafa (Nadal, the tennis star) led by example (in cleaning up) and we want to offer our support for the victims.”last_img read more

Escondido Police seek help identifying woman burglar

first_imgVideo Player error: Format(s) not supported or source(s) not Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.On 03/19/2018, the Escondido Police Department responded to reports of commercial burglaries at two local jewelry stores.  In both incidents, as many as ten suspects entered into the jewelry stores at one time.  Upon entering the store, the large group of suspects work to distract the store employees.  Once the employees are distracted, a female suspect sneaks into the rear of the business, searching for loose gold and jewelry.These groups are organized, sophisticated and operate in a structured manner to further their criminal behavior.We believe that these same suspects have targeted other businesses throughout the region and have been successful in stealing thousands of dollars in cash and jewelry.  These suspects are believed to be travelling in a silver mini-van, possibly a Honda Odyssey.Escondido Police detectives are seeking assistance with the identification of these suspects.  Please contact the Escondido Police Detective Mike Martinez at (760) 839-4739 if you may have information on these suspects.  Anonymous tips can be left by calling our Tip Line at 760-743-TIPS (8477). Posted: March 21, 2018 Categories: Local San Diego News FacebookTwitter Escondido Police seek help identifying woman burglar Updated: 11:26 AMcenter_img March 21, 2018 KUSI Newsroom, KUSI Newsroom last_img read more