You can avoid repairs when selling a home.
A big concern for anyone considering selling a house that needs repairs is the work and expense that goes into getting it ready for the market. All that can really eat into—or completely erase—the profit you’re hoping to make from the sale of your home. […]
Selling a house in Atlanta
Selling a house can be a long, drawn-out process. If you’re considering listing your home on the market, there are some questions you should ask yourself before getting started.
First of all, what is your timeline? How long can you afford for your house to be on the market? Would […]
Is selling your Atlanta house to an investor an option for you?
If you are considering putting your Atlanta house on the market, you may be thinking of selling it the traditional way with the services of a real estate agent, or even For Sale By Owner (FSBO).
However, it’s to your advantage to consider […]
Retirement can be an exhilarating time; however, it can also be a time of anxiety, frustration, and stress if financial resources are tight. Downsizing for retirement is one of the best ways to lower costs and live a more comfortable and happy retirement. Perhaps that is why the typical home seller in 2020 was 60 […]
Selling a house for a job relocation can be challenging.
Congratulations! You’ve just been hired at a new job, and now they’re asking you to relocate. While those four weeks that companies typically give you are plenty of time to move out before your start date, it’s probably not enough time for you to sell your […]
What are mortgage interest rates?
Mortgage interest rates are what financing companies charge you for a loan to buy a home; along with the price of the home and the size of your down payment, they determine the amount of your monthly payment. Home loan interest rates fluctuate with the state of the market and […]
Understand what a housing bubble is.
A housing bubble occurs when the number of buyers exceeds the supply of houses available on the market, leading to a sharp increase in house prices. Normally, demand to buy and pricing continues to skyrocket until the bubble bursts—buyers are priced out of the market, interest rates rise, and […]
Having a successful house sale is as much about timing as finding the right buyer. Trying to sell at the wrong time could cost you a lot of money or even leave you unable to find a buyer.
We can't tell you whether you should sell your house today or six months from now, […]
How to sell a house in Atlanta
Knowing how to sell a house and the steps you need to take can be tricky. There are various ways to go about it. What you’ll need to do and the documents you’ll have to prepare will change depending on how you decide to sell your house. […]
Selling an inherited house
Who owns the house? That seems like a simple question, but after the house’s original owner passes away, finding out to whom the property belongs to can be more complicated than family and friends would like.
Even after you establish who owns the property, selling an inherited house might […]