“Take care of the pence and the pounds will take care of themselves,” or so goes the old English proverb. Find out how associate broker Chuck Cosmato puts feet to the proverb when he’s advising clients about getting a house ready to sell.
When defining appraisal versus home inspection it is important to note that one means how much a home is worth while the other defines the habitability of a property. Mortgage lenders and investors will require both a property value and numerous inspections before approving any loan on the property.
State laws often govern which documents need to be provided to someone purchasing a home. For those who are considering listing their home for sale by owner, documents become even more critical to ensure that the proper disclosures are provided and the contract is properly done.
When it’s time to sell a home, most real estate agents will complete a sales market analysis using comparable homes in one area to help determine the best price. A market analysis is also used in residential appraisals when obtaining loans or for refinancing purposes.
You want to sell you own home, skip the real estate commission fees and lenders. Is this a good idea? What is the process and what could cause this type of transaction to go wrong? Here, Jean Scheid offers the ins and outs of selling a home on you own.
When it comes to curb appeal, entryway improvements make a big difference. By sprucing up your entryway, you will make your home feel more welcoming to potential buyers and encourage them to stop and take a closer look.
Are you getting ready to sell your home? Consider focusing on one of these 10 home improvements to sell a house, including improving curb appeal, making your home more neutral and focusing on the kitchen and bath.
Learn the factors that affect the average time to sell a home, and steps you can take to improve your chances of a quick sale. These factors include your geographic location, economic factors in your area, the way your home is staged and the pricing strategy you use.
Buying a home is an emotional decision and one most people make only once in their lifetime. Carefully crafted statements can be used to encourage potential buyers to look at homes they may not have considered and aid in making an emotional connection to the property.
If you are planning to sell your home, one effective step you can take to help your home sell efficiently and for the best price, is to paint the interior of your home. Here are some guidelines on how to price house paint jobs and what factors might affect the price of the quote.