How to Sell a House That Needs Major Repairs

How to Sell a House That Needs Major Repairs

Selling a house that needs repairs makes it difficult to compete. New inventory hits the market every day in SoCal, so traditional buyers will likely never see a home needing repairs, unless that’s exactly what they’re in the market for. Homes in need of repair often go unseen because they’re at the bottom of an…

How Much Does It Cost to Stage a House?

How Much Does It Cost to Stage a House?

When you walk into your local grocery or convenience store, every square inch of that space is planned, designed, and maintained perfectly. Real estate is expensive, and these stores have to squeeze as much profit as possible out of every customer they come across. Signage is planned out to showcase deals, sales, and discounts. You’re…

7 Things You Need to Know About Closing Costs

7 Things You Need to Know About Closing Costs

Selling your house can be costly. When the time comes to downsize or sell your home, there are a few financial aspects to consider, especially in the area of closing costs. If you’re hoping to pay off your existing mortgage in full, or maximize your profit to fund retirement, make sure you understand all of…

4 Common Problems Selling a Hoarder House in California

4 Common Problems Selling a Hoarder House in California

Do you need to sell a house that’s full of stuff? If so, getting rid of it in a traditional manner may feel impossible. For those who own a hoarder home, cleaning it out and moving on may be your ultimate goal. Yet, the process is far from effortless given the complex problems associated with…

Retiring And Downsizing – What To Do About Your California House

Retiring And Downsizing – What To Do About Your California House

Whether you’re retiring, downsizing or you’re helping your parents, there are a lot of things you need to think about. You’re dealing with the larger property that will no longer have an occupant, and you have to find a smaller one that fits within the budget. Retiring and downsizing is a lot different from moving…

How to Determine Fair Market Value for Your Home

How to Determine Fair Market Value for Your Home

Does the idea of selling your home make your heart race with anxiety? If you’re like many people, selling a home feels like a long, hard mountain to climb. There’s marketing your home, having open houses, and more. And that doesn’t even assure you’re going to get a fair price! Speaking of fair price, have…

Can You Sell a House with Foundation Issues?

Can You Sell a House with Foundation Issues?

Selling a home with foundation issues can be a difficult process even if the rest of the house is already in top shape. Unfortunately, many homeowners find that their property has foundation issues when it’s time to sell. Don’t worry – the good news is that selling a house with major repairs like foundation issues…

Selling Your Fire Damaged Home

Selling Your Fire Damaged Home

First things first. I’ve you’ve experienced a house fire, we extend our condolences to you. Even if everyone was unharmed and most of your valuables were left intact, no one deserves to go through a house fire. Most homeowners don’t prepare for house fires, because they don’t happen very often. If you found yourself in…

How to Spot & Avoid House Buying Scams

How to Spot & Avoid House Buying Scams

If you need help selling your house ASAP, you’ve probably come across several websites online claiming to be able to do that for you. Some of these companies are very helpful. Others, not so much. The truth is, many of these companies are owned by people brand new to this business. Often times – out…