By Teke WigginAs the housing recovery that began last year continues to gain steam into 2013, selling your home may become less of a headache. But you can be sure of one thing: You're always likely to make the process easier if you use smart marketing tactics. Some of them are givens: De-clutter your home for open houses, enhance your landscaping, etc. But there are also some underutilized selling methods. Culling tips from interviews with a variety of industry insiders, AOL Real Estate has compiled a list of some of the best of them, so learn 13 ways to sell your home in 2013. Don't Hide a Foible, Flaunt It Traditionally, sellers are told to play down any quirks to their homes. But that's not always the right move: Foibles could possibly suit the needs of some buyers. J. Philip Faranda, owner of J. Philip Real Estate in Briarcliff Manor, N.Y., says that it's even worth leading with a home's foible in some cases. He said that he helped one client sell his home by highlighting its oversized garage. "The garage bay was huge. The previous agency tried to de-emphasize the strange-looking garage," he said. "We took out an ad in a trucker magazine to find someone who needed a big garage bank."