What if Your Inherited House Needs Repairs?

“Can I sell my inherited house for cash, as-is?” This commonly asked question often arises after someone has inherited a home that needs lots of work. The answer is ‘yes’, it’s possible. Home investors like Advantage HomeBuyers buy houses in any condition. Inheriting a house in disrepair can quickly become stressful, rather than the gift … Continued

Things to Think About When Multiple Heirs Want to Sell a House

It’s difficult to lose a loved one. When they also leave behind a property, it is typically with good intentions. However, oftentimes, complications accompany the inheritance as well, especially when you want to sell a house with multiple heirs. Tips For Resolving Title Disputes We’ve helped thousands of people resolve their contested heirship cases, and … Continued

Selling to a Real Estate Investor: Positives and Negatives

Are you considering selling a house to a real estate investor? Many of you have probably seen the signs around town: “We Buy Houses CASH” or “We Buy Houses FAST.” But if you’re like most home sellers, this may be your first experience dealing with investors. Knowledge empowers good decisions, so here are the pros … Continued

Selling a Home in Tidewater That Needs Expensive Repairs

The process of selling a home with expensive repairs can cause any homeowner serious headaches. It is widely believed that in order to sell a property, you’ve got to ensure all major repairs are completed. And sadly, this expense always seems to fall on the current home owner. However, the above assumption is not completely … Continued

I’m Relocating, What Should I do to Sell My Home?

How should I sell my house if I’m relocating? You’ve been offered an amazing career opportunity: a big promotion that’s you’ve been dreaming of. But there’s one problem: you have to move to another city. Sell My House if I’m Relocating… The timeline is short and you need to get settled quickly. If you’re already … Continued

How to Survive Inheriting a House Without a Will

Of the issues homeowners face when they sell an inherited house, inheriting a house without a will remains the most challenging. It’s important to examine some essential survival tips before deciding to sell that will make the process easier. The Estate The property is called your estate. When your loved one dies without a will, … Continued

How To Sell an Inherited Home

Over the next 4 decades Baby Boomers will inherit $27 trillion (that’s trillion with a T) in wealth, with a big chunk of that trillion coming from family real estate. So, it should come as no surprise that a lot of folks want to educate themselves on the sale of an inherited home. So how … Continued

How to Avoid Losing Your House in Foreclosure

Don’t let yourself procrastinate Respond to your lender immediately Be informed about your rights Make a budget and stick to it Can you liquidate other assets? Watch out for foreclosure prevention companies Seek unbiased advice from multiple parties Contact your lender as soon as you realize you’re behind on payments Looking for ways to avoid … Continued

Divorce and Your Home: 4 Things You Should Know

Handling the marital house during divorce is one of the most difficult parts of dissolving a marriage. Is it any wonder so many people make major financial and legal mistakes when it’s time to make decisions? There are, in fact, many decisions to make. Will one of you keep the home or will you sell … Continued

Bankruptcy and Selling Your Home: What You Should Know

Bankruptcy is a legal maneuver that offers relief to people whose debt has gotten out of control. In regards to the most common forms of bankruptcy, Chapters 7 and 13, you are likely to be allowed to keep your home: the court will assign a bankruptcy trustee to ensure you follow a repayment plan and … Continued

Advantages and Disadvantages of Selling Your Own Home.

Do you know the pros and cons of selling your own home – FSBO (“for sale by owner”)? Whether buying or selling, deciding to go the for-sale-by-owner route can be a tempting one to consider. Working with a real estate agent can result in higher costs for both the buyer and the seller. You may … Continued

Advantages and Disadvantages of Selling Your Own Home

Do you know the pros and cons of selling your own home – FSBO (“for sale by owner”)? Whether buying or selling, deciding to go the for-sale-by-owner route can be a tempting one to consider. Working with a real estate agent can result in higher costs for both the buyer and the seller. You may … Continued

4 Things about Foreclosure You Might Not Know

Facing foreclosure on your house? You probably already feel motivated to do something with looming negative consequences. However, there are additional consequences (and one potential benefit) many people do not know about! Read below for 4 things that you probably didn’t know about foreclosure. Foreclosure: 4 Little Known Facts #1: The bank chucks all your … Continued

Negotiating a Buyout When Going Through Divorce

In a recent article regarding whether or not to sell your house in a divorce, we briefly discussed negotiating a buyout in a divorce. In order to negotiate a buyout, couples must decide on the valuable consideration of each person’s portion of the house. If couples are not communicating well, which is often the case, … Continued