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Local real estate company says June was its best sales month ever

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Burgan Real Estate in Boardman says June was its best sales month ever for residential homes in the history of the company. 

Co-owner Patrick Burgan said, "June ended up being our most successful month in company history in over 40 years. We just had our best month ever."

In addition, the realtors say many sellers are getting multiple offers on homes and higher than the list price when the home has been priced right, is in good condition and marketable.

If you are thinking about selling your home or you're on the fence about selling, there are some steps you can take according to realtors to help sell your home.

In addition to landscaping and having your lawn mowed, more serious issues should also be taken care of prior to listing your home.

Burgan Real Estate co-owner Sue Filipovich added, "We have a lot of homes in our area that were built years ago and they are at the point where they need some work. If your home needs a new roof or your basement needs waterproofed, that work should be done.

"Sellers should get an inspection prior to putting their home on the market that way, when you have the accepted contract on your house, there are no surprises that could interfere with the sale," Filipovich said.

Burgan Real Estate believes buyers are also motivated right now due to interest rates, a good economy, fewer people unemployed and buyers who want to purchase before prices increase.

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