What Are the Tax Consequences When Selling an Inherited House?

The tax consequences when selling an inherited house can be hard to understand and untangle much of the time. The relevant laws may seem fairly simple at first glance, but they get complicated when you factor in all the legal conditions and nuances. The short version is that if you made gains, you’ll owe taxes, … Continued

What Sellers Need To Know About Foreclosure Effects

If you are faced with being in a foreclosure sale, you need to understand the best way to protect you and your family moving forward. While a foreclosure is never a good thing, it isn’t the end of your financial world. Here is what sellers need to know about foreclosure effects to a property plan … Continued

Cash For Houses – How To Sell Your House Fast For Cash?

It happens for all kinds of reasons: divorce, job layoff or relocation, or mortgage payments just becoming too much to handle. Whatever the reason, you are now in the position of needing to sell your house fast for cash. You need, then, to market your house to people for whom buying a house with cash … Continued

What Chances Do I Have When Selling My Home on Craigslist

When we have something we need to sell, where’s the first place we usually turn? Craigslist, of course. But in this case, you have a house for sale. So you’re most likely asking this question: “What chances do I have when selling my home on Craigslist?” What are your chances, then? Well, they can be … Continued

What Should I Budget for if I Sell My House on My Own

You’ve decided to sell your house on your own, and you realize there will be some costs involved. So, wisely, you’re now asking: “What should I budget for if I sell my house on my own ?” The answer may surprise you. It is true that home prices are rising in quite a few markets … Continued

Should I Trust Zillow to Determine My House Value

An old adage in real estate sales is “your home is worth what someone is willing to buy it for.” This suggests that there are many different factors, some arbitrary that go into the valuing of a home. In today’s internet savvy world, many look to industry leader Zillow for information. But the questions is, … Continued

Why Isn’t My House Selling

Why do some homes sell right away? Why do some sit on the market for months at a time? And why isn’t your house selling? In our latest post, we will help you to consider some reasons why your house isn’t selling, and what you can do about it! Selling a home takes work. It … Continued

4 Ways To Attract Home Buyers

As the saying goes, “there is more than one way to skin a cat.” The saying is truer when it comes to selling your home than skinning cats since we don’t advocate doing that. Home buyers in have different needs; preparing your sales strategy accordingly helps increase home showings and makes for faster sales. Here are … Continued

Real Estate Disclosures – What You Have to Share Legally

Real estate disclosures come with many questions for both a buyer and seller. Our rule of thumb? Be as open and honest as possible. In our latest post, we will cover what you need to disclose by law.  Being an open and honest seller will not only help you avoid a lawsuit, but it will also … Continued

Cash For Houses – Is it right for you?

You’ve seen the signs at almost every street corner or off-ramp, “Cash for houses” Some of these are cartoonish signs and others might even be handwritten, nailed to a light pole. Some cash for houses signs makes claims they buy houses in any condition and for competitive rates and all cash. If you need or want to … Continued