18 posts tagged with "sell-a-house"
I never thought I’d have to sell a house with fire damage in Dallas. Most people don’t expect a fire to occur, and I was one of them. But it happened, and now I have a house that’s fire-damaged, but not beyond repair.
Most people think it’s easy to sell a house when interest rates are low. But that depends on the condition of the house for sale.
My friends and family are tired of hearing me ask, “Is this a good time to sell a house?” I want to avoid paying a big real estate commission, so that’s why I don’t call an agent to ask the question.
If you list your home with an agent, they will want your signature on several specific disclosure forms, which may vary depending on the geographic location of your property. Do you know the disclosures required to sell a house as is?
If a property has been damaged in a fire or a natural disaster and it’s beyond repair, you might be considering whether to sell a house or abandon it. Many people find themselves in this difficult situation and they are dealing with tough decisions after losing their possessions, pets and possibly family members.
Until you become a landlord and have the experience of seeing your rental house destroyed by the renters, it’s hard to believe. But once you see what careless, thoughtless people have done to your investment property, and you estimate the cost of repairs and remodeling, you may want to sell a house the tenants trashed.
It may be the smallest room in the house, but it often leaves the greatest impression on buyers. Allocating part of your remodeling budget on updating bathroom fixtures, painting and changing light fixtures.
Most homeowners understand they need real estate listing agreements to sell a house. In fact, most people think a listing agreement is unavoidable.
You may know that the deed to your property has problems. Perhaps you became aware of some issues when you purchased it, or maybe you just discovered it recently.
Making the decision to sell a house for your own reasons can be difficult. Coming to a decision is easier if nobody else is involved in it because you are the sole owner.
In many parts of the United States typical utility bills are higher in the winter than in the spring, summer and fall. If you need to avoid big heating bills you might need to sell a house before winter.
Things have changed a lot in the real estate business in the last decade. Talking to professional real estate buyers with references is one way to do it.
It might seem like a good idea when you and a friend or partner decide to buy a single-family house together.
If you’ve decided to place some advertising to sell a house, you’ll have to think past the print ads you remember from the past.
You might own a single house, the one you live in and claim as your homestead on your tax return. It's one of your options as a landlord.
Despite our best intentions to plan and organize life, things happen that surprise us. Putting your home on the market involves advance planning
Maybe your main reason is a little bit different, but here is a list of nine common reasons to sell a house when something changes in your life.
If you're thinking the ideal time of year to sell a house is spring or summer, you may be correct. But the problem is, plenty of other sellers are thinking the same thing.