10 creative -- and weird -- ways to market a home

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    When trying to sell a home, sometimes it pays to get creative.

    Playing up certain trendy home features, such as farmhouse sinks or subway tiles, could help your home sell faster and boost its price. But sometimes sellers want to give listings a little something strange to get them the attention they need.

    That's where these creative strategies come in. Whether it's offering a free Tesla with the purchase of a $6 million Brooklyn triplex or just a "relatively stabby-free neighborhood" with the purchase of a $102,900 Lancaster, Pennsylvania, home, the sellers behind these listings know how to grab potential buyers' (and the internet's) attention.

    Click ahead to see 10 real estate marketing techniques that truly stand out from the crowd.

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    Ilyce R. Glink is an award-winning, nationally-syndicated columnist, best-selling book author and founder of Best Money Moves, an employee benefit program that helps reduce financial stress. She also owns ThinkGlink.com, where readers can find real estate and personal finance resources.