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6 signs you should sell your home

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    Selling your home is a major life choice that involves
    your likely most important asset.
  
  
    We asked experts what the perfect time is for people to
    sell their home.
  
  
    They told us six of the biggest signs that it's time to
    put your home on the market.
  
  
    
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  Your home is probably your most
  valuable asset.

  So how do you know when it's time
  to maximize your return on that very important investment?

  Unlike buying and selling stocks,
  your home carries a ton of emotional baggage, so it's not simply
  a matter of buying low and selling high.

  "Selling a home is never really a
  market-driven issue. It's a lifestyle decision," Holly Mellstrom, associate broker with Julia B. Fee
  Sotheby's International Realty, told Business Insider.

  We asked Mellstrom and financial
  planner Marc J. Lane for their advice on when the perfect time is
  to put your home on the market.

  Here are their six biggest signs
  that it's time to sell your home.

6 signs you should sell your home, according to experts



      Your home is probably your most valuable asset.

      So how do you know when it's time to maximize your return on that very important investment?

      Unlike buying and selling stocks, your home carries a ton of emotional baggage, so it's not simply a matter of buying low and selling high.

      "Selling a home is never really a market-driven issue. It's a lifestyle decision," Holly Mellstrom, associate broker with Julia B. Fee Sotheby's International Realty, told Business Insider.

      We asked Mellstrom and financial planner Marc J. Lane for their advice on when the perfect time is to put your home on the market.

      Here are their six biggest signs that it's time to sell your home.

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