Open Houses, they've been around for a long time and people still continue to hold them. They're known as one of the best ways to get exposure for your home to a large group of potential home buyers. Whether you're buying or selling Open Houses are smart and easy.
As a potential home buyer attending open houses can help you ease into the home buying process and get you out looking at properties. Going to open houses can also be very beneficial for those thinking about selling their home, it makes it really easy to get in and compare someone's home to your own.
The most accurate way to compare your home is to find homes for sale in your immediate area. There's a huge difference between just looking at the pictures on the internet and going in and viewing the property in person, and it can actually help you determine the own value of your home, and determine whether its actually the right time for you to sell.
Before taking the step to buy or sell it might be easier to just break the ice and see what's going on in your area or the one you're thinking about buying in.