List your home on a Friday and get closer to your asking price?

The Wall Street Journal reports on an interesting survey by real estate broker Redfin that finds that homes listed on a Friday sold for 99.1 percent of the seller’s original asking price, higher than any other day of the week.

Other tidbits of interest? Homes listed on Fridays also sold faster, while homes listed on Tuesdays got the most home tour requests. Homes listed on Tuesday also got more online page views during their first day on the market.

Read Wall Street Journal coverage of the survey in the articles, “The Best Day to List a Home Is…” and “The Best Day to List a Home, Expanded.

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About Stephanie Sievers

Stephanie Sievers is Senior Editor for the Illinois Association of REALTORS®. She serves as Senior Editor for IAR publications including the Illinois REALTOR® magazine and all other IAR publications. She is responsible for developing content for the Illinois REALTOR® Weekly Connection e-newsletter, coordinates the IAR Twitter account content at ILREALTOR and plans and develops content for videos. She assists in developing and writing content for the IAR blog. She also is involved in researching and drafting news releases and coordinates the news media distribution database and newsclips reports for the Association. She also assists in IAR spokesperson training seminars and is involved in development of association briefing materials on issues. She assists with the housing statistics program and reports.

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