Home Selling Mistakes: What Not to Do When Selling Your Home

Published: 05/17/2023

Whether you inherited property from a loved one, are overwhelmed with needed repairs for a fixer-upper, are facing foreclosure, or are preparing to move into a new home, you may be interested in selling the house. The housing market seems to change day by day, month by month, and year by yea... (Read More)

How to Find Cash Buyers for Your Home: 4 Easy Ways

Published: 04/20/2023

Your house is not in the best shape, and you’re not sure that listing it with a real estate agent is the best option. Or maybe you don’t have time to clean, repair, and stage your home for showings. You might have inherited the home after the death of a loved one, your lenders may have started the ... (Read More)

Why Cash Offers Are Better for Distressed Houses and Sellers: The Pros and Cons

Published: 03/16/2023

Selling a home can be complex, and distressed homes, also known as fixer-uppers or distressed properties, are often sold at a lower price than their market value. These properties usually require significant repairs or renovations and may have other issues, such as liens or unpaid property taxes. B... (Read More)

Selling Inherited Property: What You Need to Know

Published: 05/03/2022

You’ve inherited property and are not sure what to do next. Here is what you need to know to make the best decision. Why do you want to sell? Selling an inherited family home is complicated. There may be several dynamics at play and it’s important to be honest about why you are selling. If th... (Read More)

Facing Foreclosure? What to Expect.

Published: 05/03/2022

Are you facing foreclosure? You know you’ve missed several mortgage payments, but you just can’t seem to get back on track. Your mortgage payments seem to be getting away from you. And then, it happens. You get a foreclosure notice. And the realization hits you—you’re going to lose your home.... (Read More)

Why More People Are Selling Their Houses Without a Realtor

Published: 10/15/2021

Are you thinking about selling your home in the future? If so, you might be thinking about selling a house on your own. Most people use a real estate agent when they sell their homes because they are unfamiliar with the rules and regulations surrounding real estate. They also want to make sure they ... (Read More)

Do Companies Buy Houses for Cash?

Published: 06/10/2021

Are you looking for a fast way to sell your home? If so, you may think about selling your house for cash. Even though you may receive a cash offer from a potential buyer, you may be wondering if companies will purchase your house for cash as well. This may be an even quicker way for you to jettison ... (Read More)

How to Avoid Being Scammed When Selling Your House

Published: 04/07/2021

When someone offers to buy your home out of the blue, it’s not unreasonable to question their motives. You don’t have a “For Sale” sign in the yard. The house is not listed on the market. You weren’t even considering moving. So why is this person interested in your home? Not all so-called "ho... (Read More)

The Most Common Issues When Selling a House

Published: 03/23/2021

When you sell your house on the real estate market, passing a home inspection is part of the process. It can be a stressful situation. You don’t know what defects the inspector will find or how much it’s going to cost to repair them. Here are some of the most common issues when selling a house and... (Read More)

Do Cash Buyers Really Purchase Homes As They Are?

Published: 11/17/2020

Yes, it’s true. If you think your home is in too bad of shape to sell, think again. Cash buyers purchase homes in all conditions, sizes, and locations. They can save you the time, effort, and money it would take to get your house ready for the real estate market. Find that hard to believe? Here are ... (Read More)

Selling a House That Needs Repairs

Published: 11/10/2020

There’s no way around it; you’re stuck. Your home needs a lot of work, and you can’t afford to fix it up. You want to list it, but who’s going to buy a money pit? There are things you can do to make your home more attractive to potential buyers without spending your life savings. There are als... (Read More)

How to Spend the Least Amount of Time, Money, and Effort Selling an Outdated House

Published: 10/27/2020

There’s so much that needs to be done. You don’t have a clue where to begin. The appliances are decades old. There’s shag carpeting in the bedrooms. And a rotary phone is still sitting in the hallway cubby hole. Your house needs to be updated. In general, it’s in good shape, but it definitely cou... (Read More)

Selling During a Divorce: How to Part Ways and List Your Home

Published: 10/23/2020

First and foremost, we’re sorry you have to go through this. Divorce is one of the most stressful events of a person’s life. We know you didn’t make this decision lightly, but now you’re ready to handle the details of a permanent separation. Since you’re reading this blog, you’re probably leaning ... (Read More)

How to Deep Clean Before Listing Your Home (and Ways to Get Around It)

Published: 10/15/2020

It’s difficult to put your property on the market without lifting a finger. There are usually home repairs, house staging, and a number of other tasks that accumulate on your list. It seems the more you look around, the more work you find to do. For example, when’s the last time you cleaned? I mea... (Read More)

Where to Start With Selling a House and How to Make It Easier

Published: 09/23/2020

You’ve decided it’s time to part ways with your property, but you have absolutely no clue where to start. Truth be told, you’re a bit overwhelmed by the thought of beginning the tedious process—plus memories you have tied to the house are flooding your mind. We are here to help. Here’s where to be... (Read More)

When to Tackle Repairs on Out-of-State Property Or Just Let Go

Published: 09/20/2020

It’s hard out here for a proprietor. You may find buying an out-of-state home beneficial if you live in an expensive area and can only afford to rent or want to diversify your investments. You may also find yourself suddenly bestowed with an inherited house in another state with no idea what to do ... (Read More)

How to Move Forward When You’re Behind on Property Taxes

Published: 09/12/2020

Property taxes serve a good purpose. These fees fund many areas of our communities, such as police and fire departments as well as parks and recreation. Without people paying property taxes, we wouldn’t be able to enjoy the amenities offered by our cities, towns, and neighborhoods. If you have lat... (Read More)

How to Protect Yourself When Selling Your Home

Published: 08/28/2020

Buying and selling houses can involve a lot of people and a range of emotions. When you decide to sell your home, you don’t want to put yourself in a position where someone can benefit from your mistakes or naivety. You should be able to move through the process with capability and confidence. Less... (Read More)

6 Tips for Starting Probate and Settling an Estate Plus How a Cash Buyer Can Help

Published: 08/12/2020

What is probate? When a loved one passes away, their property or estate must be distributed among their heirs and beneficiaries (or handled in some other way). The person responsible for overseeing this process is typically named in a will as the executor or personal representative. Dealing with p... (Read More)

Why You Shouldn’t List Your Property and What a Cash Buyer Can Do for You

Published: 08/07/2020

Love it or list it? You may have seen the reality show on HGTV where homeowners decide whether to love their renovations or list their home for sale. But staying put or selling on the market aren’t the only two choices if you’re unhappy with your home. For one, listing your property can be a lengt... (Read More)