Posts tagged with "home selling"

What You Should Know About Short Sales

When a homeowner runs into problems on a mortgage, they may try a short sale to avoid a foreclosure. A short sale is a way for a homeowner to sell a home for less than the remaining mortgage loan balance. The process is more complicated than a typical home sale and can have a negative […]

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What Can Go Wrong if You Overprice Your Home for Sale

Though there are specific ways to price your home for sale appropriately, home sellers sometimes ignore those methods. Not surprisingly, it’s usually a higher price. Sometimes it’s much higher. Though that might seem like the right thing to do, much can go wrong if you overprice your home for sale. The Reasons Sellers Overprice Their […]

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Do You Have What it Takes to Be a Successful House Flipper?

If you’ve seen one of the many house flipping shows that are on TV these days, like Flip or Flop, you may have caught the house flipping bug. On TV, they make it look easy. They purchase a property, fix what’s broken, turn a dump into a dream home, and walk away with a six-figure […]

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Should you upgrade your house before selling?

If you’re thinking about selling your house, you’re probably also wondering if you should make significant upgrades before putting it on the market. The simple answer is, probably not. Upgrades Before You Sell You will likely see the best return for the money you put into your house if you focus on minor repairs and […]

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The Easiest Way to Prepare Your House for Sale

People devote all kinds of time and money to getting their homes ready for sale. They might replace flooring, paint inside and out, and even replace cabinets and fixtures. But the best solutions are often the simplest – and the cheapest. And the cheapest, easiest way to prepare your house for sale is to declutter […]

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What Features Best Sell Your Home?

While it’s true that the overall condition of your home is a major factor that will determine how quickly the house will sell, and for how much, there are more specific features that will have a great impact. Concentrate on those features, and you may be able to sell your house quickly, and without the […]

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How to Be Proactive in the Sale of Your Home

Even if you have a beautiful home, and it’s well priced, you still have an important role to play in the sale of your home. By being as proactive as possible, you can ensure that the home sells for the highest price, and in the shortest timeframe possible. Even if you’re using a real estate […]

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9 Factors that Affect the Price of a Home

Whether you’re buying or selling, or just wondering how much your home is worth, it’s important to know what can affect the price of a home. Here are some of the most important factors you need to keep in mind: Location – You already know the old real estate mantra: “Location, location, location.” That’s because […]

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What to Know About Selling Your House

Are you thinking about selling? There’s a lot to know before you take that big step, and it’s easy to overlook some of the important steps. Here are some things you should keep in mind: On Selling Your House You have to satisfy your legal obligations. That means you must disclose problems or potential problems that […]

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Why You Should Try Selling Your Home Yourself Before Hiring an Agent

For many people who are trying to sell their homes, listing the property with a real estate agent is practically an automatic decision. There are certain advantages to getting an agent to sell your home. But you owe to yourself to at least try selling your home yourself before hiring an agent. Here are a […]

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