Tip of the Week for 11/28

Tip of the Week – Garage Stall Dimensions

A while back, we added several commonly requested data fields to the MLS – including Garage Dimensions. While it is an optional field, most buyers want to know information about a property’s garage.

Currently, 28% of Active/Pending single family listings with a garage include the garage dimensions–an impressive use of the field, but potential buyers would love to have them included on more!

A spacious garage is desirable for many potential buyers. So promote it by giving the dimensions in the property details! Even if the garage can only hold a Volkswagen Beetle, lawnmower and a snow shovel – buyers usually want to know what sort of garage space they’ll get.

If you have a listing(s) with omitted garage dimensions, we encourage you to update it. Better to give that information upfront to save time for everyone. Buyers and their agents will appreciate it! You will find Garage Dimension field in Add/Edit under the “Structure” section of the listing (above the Garage Stall # field) – as seen in the screen shot below.

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