Black Friday Real Estate DealsSo you've heard about the Black Friday super deals going on at the mall on everything from clothing to electronics and more. The day after Thanksgiving is certainly one of the busiest shopping day of the year, one that customers and retailers enjoy the most. People wait in lines, shop till they drop, all in the goal of purchasing gifts for their loved ones and to score the latest gear for cheap. The local San Antonio moving specialists learned that the real estate industry has some sort of Black Friday too. Nothing official, but in the spirit of the holidays, there are some serious incentives being given to homebuyers. All My Sons of San Antonio found out sellers are also more aggressive, dropping their prices.
Over the holiday season, typically a slower time for home sales, house prices decrease with discounts from $2,000 to $10,000. During the winter time, homebuyers aren't as active, so the incentives and discounts keep the aggressive sellers on the market. Their very eager to sell and are more open to lower their price. According to a Realtor.com survey, 67.7% of realtors who responded said they perceived Black Friday sellers to be more serious about selling their homes. 40.1% of respondents said those sellers would likely accept an offer during that time. The local San Antonio movers found out some sellers throw in appliances such as washers and dryers or even refrigerators. Some will even offer flat screen televisions or to pay the closing costs. Incentives aren't a tactic used only during this time of year, but it seems like the spirit the holidays encourages the gift-giving more.
Buying a home during Black Friday means you're also likely to get cheaper property taxes because these are determined by the price of the home. If you're buying a house at a discount price, you'll save on your property taxes. The months of November and December are a great time for buying a home thanks to marked-down prices and not much demand. So if you're looking for a new place, start doing the research. Visit a few homes, check online listings and work with a realtor to find your dream home.
When you're ready to move, call the San Antonio moving specialists for professional moving services at a great moving quote. All My Sons of San Antonio is part of the All My Sons Moving and Storage family which is a network of movers backed by four generations of expert movers. The San Antonio moving company has reliable movers versed in all types of moves from long distance moves to commercial moves to auto moves and residential moves. So when your moving boxes are packed and you're ready to go, give the San Antonio movers a call.