5 tips for an autumn home sale

Change out listing photos, landscaping to capture more eyeballs

Here’s a sure giveaway that a home has been lingering, unwanted, on the market for an uncomfortable amount of time: At the height of summer, the exterior photo — taken when the house was first listed for sale — shows snow on the ground.

Seasonality counts in marketing a home, and it’s especially true now, in the fall.

Five things to keep in mind if you’re trying to find a buyer when autumn leaves begin to fall: