A simplified layout to selling a home. Click on any of the links for further information on that subject. Check back for more as more information is gathered and deemed necessary to add here.
How to interview Real Estate agents
Getting your home ready to list
- Staging and Removing the Emotions
- Tips and tricks to sell faster
- How we market the home and why Listing Photos are SO important
- What to expect from showings
Receiving an offer
- How to compare multiple offers
- What you may not have thought of
- Qualifying the buyer/lender/agent
Going under contract – accepted offer
- Understanding the timeframes
- Understanding Escrow
The inspection Period
- Understanding time frames
- The Sellers Disclosures
- The Claims History Report
- What are the buyers responsibilities
- What are the sellers responsibilities
- What are the agents responsibilities
- Types of inspections
- Outside the box thinking
- What to expect when inspecting
- Understanding the BINSR
- Typical repairs
- What does “As-Is” mean?
- Why you should agree to repairs
- How to make repairs
- Don’t get sued after close
- Repairs you did in the last 12 months
- Legalities of remodeling
- How to prepare and what to expect
The Finance Contingency
- What could go wrong
The Final Walk Through
Signing the docs
- When do you have to be out?
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