No Pencil? No Problem! Interactive Selling, Buying, and Staging Quizzes

Have you ever seen those crazy quiz results people post on their Facebook pages? You know, ones like, “What State Do You Actually Belong In?” or “What Country in the World Fits Your Personality?”


Today’s blog post is a homage to those quizzes, but with a real estate twist. No need to sharpen those No. 2 pencils – you just need a few minutes and access to the web.

1. How Smart a Home Seller are you?

As a home seller, your goal is to get the most money possible, whether in a hot or cold market. The more you know, the bigger your profits — and the fewer your headaches. This quiz from Kiplinger asks 10 simple questions to gauge your knowledge of the home selling process.

2. How Smart a Home Buyer are you?

The more you know about the home-buying process, the more money, time and hassle you’ll save — no matter what the current real estate market is doing. These 10 questions, also from Kiplinger, will help gauge your knowledge of the home buying process.

3. Dollars and Sense: House Buying Quiz

Buying a home can be as thrilling as it is frustrating. In what might be the biggest purchase you’ll ever make, it’s difficult to avoid overpaying agent fees, insurance and mortgage payments, among other things. Before you rush into any deal for your dream house, measure your home buying knowledge in this quiz from HowStuffWorks.

4. How Staging-Savvy Are You?

To make a home look its best and command the highest selling price, it must be easy for prospective buyers to picture themselves living there. That’s where staging comes into play. This quiz, offered by, was created to boost your staging savvy.

5. Mortgage IQ Test 

Homeowners and home shoppers, take this quiz from Zillow to see if you have the basic know-how to navigate the mortgage process.

6. What Kind of Home Are You?

This quiz from helps you discover your home personality quiz through use of a series of photo choices. What do you think? Does it fit your style?

7. Which House is Pricier? 

Parade magazine created this fun quiz that lets you play real estate agent by guessing the value of beautiful homes across the country.

8. Real Estate Law Quiz

Stuart Kaplow, PA, of Baltimore, Maryland created this trivia-styled quiz about real estate law and history of real estate.

I’d love to know your results! Feel free to leave me a comment here, on Twitter, on Pinterest, or on Facebook! And, no kidding around – I would LOVE the opportunity to put my real estate knowledge to work for you! Have a house you want to sell, or looking to buy something new? Contact me at 252.474.6469 or visit and let’s get started! 





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