Home Selling—questions & answers, advice and opinions page 60

Home on market 2 mnths and about 14 showings. Only 1 buyer said they would like to put in a contingent offer, they have yet to do so in writing.
Feedback is positive and according to realtors. Home is well priced and shows very well. What are predictions for house market In 2015.? Should I delist the house until jan2015, and hope prices go up?…
Thoughts please. Home is in a sub with resale and new construction. Since listing my home 2 months ago, 3-4 resale homes and 8-10 new homes sold,
My home has 11 showings in 2 months. Feedback positive varied. Great home, great location, shows well and is well priced. The dilemma is , 2 realtors/buyers did not like home's proximity to community…
Can I legally turn down the highest (cash) offer on my property in favor of a lower (contingency) offer to avoid selling to a greedy investor?
I've had a starter home (2br condo) for several years in San Jose, CA which I want to put up for sale. It was an emotional purchase for me several years ago and over the years I've made well into the triple…
If a Realtor sent you a letter saying someone contacted him because they are interested in buying your home. How do you go about handling this?
FYI, is a real buyer or marketing attempt. What would you do first? Realtor said for us to make an offer than they can go from there. Is it best to get a realtor of our own or can we trust him to handle…
estimating Capital gains
We're about to sell property for $125,000 that we purchased for $50,000 and added approx 10,000 in improvements. How do I estimate capital gains on the sale?
Exclusive Listing
Are there any benefits to the seller whose RE agent asks for an exclusive listing for the 3rd time (when only 2 showings took place over last year's summer season) and all the while, pushing for another…
how do I get my home listed in the featured homes section?
My broker will be listing it next week and does not seem to know how to do this. Please let us know if we can do it, they need to do it, how much it costs if it costs anything, if the fee is by the week…
House still for sale
House has been on the market since October. We have changed the price already. Priced according to appraisal. Not getting any foot traffic. I am concerned my agent (father in law) is doing whats right…
I want to know if I can buy new washer/dryer for the people who bought my home and take mine with me? Does it have to be the existing ones I leave?
I told my realtor that my appliances were to be excluded in the sale of my home.I don't think he listed it that way, not sure though. He brought me a contract and they asked for my appliances. He…
Sell both properties together?
we have a warehouse and a 2 bedroom house we would like to sell. They are right next door to each other. We thought we should sell the house first and then the warehouse. Our real estate suggests selling…
Open House Listing
How to add to Open House listing
Looking for investor to buy my short sale Montgomery home and rent it back to me
Home ion west side of Montgomery (Oswego schools). Listed for short sale at $209,000. Would like to sell to investor willing to rent it back to me.
Are there simple things I can do to get my house ready to sell?
I am thinking about selling my home. I know that there are a lot of things I could do to improve the appearance; however, every time I have a free weekend, I get overwhelmed by the sheer number of projects.…
Settlement costs for sellers - when should you find out?
I am selling my condo with an underwater mortgage and will be paying approx 10k at closing. I have stressed to my agent that I need to know how much I need to pay. I am closing on 18 Sept; is it unreasonable…
Selling Home on our Own
I have had my house on the market for 5 months now and have lowered the price 100K. I am currently at $450K and my contract expires on 9/15/08. Can I break the contract now and sell it on my own or do…
Why do people keep saying the banks are the losers if homes go into foreclosure??
In most cases the banks don't take the losses. The individual homeowner("home renter") takes the lose on defaulted mortgage. By means of lost downpayment and recked credit. These are the…
Add bathroom or save the money and lower the price?
Will be retiring and selling in 2 years in old Fitchburg. House is 40 years old, in older middle class neighborhood, 4 bedrooms and 2 1/2 bathrooms (1 full is in unfinished basement, 1 upstairs with bedrooms).…
Curious about what your home would sell for in todays market?
Ask around- see who is the leader in sales for your community. A comparable market anaylisis and review the statics from the past six months in sales can shed light on what your house would sell for today.…
Looking for Realtor to have "Open Listing" with to sell my 2 investment properties in Baltimore, MD.
I have 2 Tenant Occupied Properties for sale. Check this link or paste in browser for more info. http://www.loopnet.com/xNet/MainSite/Listing/Profile/Profile.aspx?LID=19067855&SRID=5321299211&StepID=101…
What are predictions for jan 2015 on resale homes. In boise, meridian idaho
I have been told new builds will rise so what about resale homes, especially those I. Subdivisions which have new and resale homes.
When is the best time to sell house?
When is the best time to sell house in New York state: winter,spring,summer?How to sell house fast?
Our home is currently listed on Zillow. How do we list with Trulia without locking into a relationship with a real estate agent?
We have been disappointed by the lack of information regarding how to list on Trulia as a FSBO. There seem to be no advantage to listing on Trulia because we could contact any number of agents ourselves…
My home is listed on Trulia, so I tried to go in and correct the mistakes.
I have corrected the mistakes you had listed on your site, but they are not showing up. Please correct them within 24 hours.
Your website will not allow me to list a home for sale. Can you help please?
When I load the information in the form keeps coming back with some of the information that I loaded gone! I am trying to list 37548 Ocean Reef in Willoughby, Ohio.
What improvements should I make to sell a home in 75229? Will sell from 150-200K depending on condition.?
2010- exterior paint - done. Should I replace the single pane windows? What kind of floors? What other projects should I do? Thanks
Realtor's commission for selling my home
I am considering a move to another State and would therefore want to sell my home. I have only been in it for 3yrs and so do not anticipate any profit over and above what I have paid off the mortgage.…
How can I get an updated photo of my home placed on Trulia?
I understand that despite your 'Free list a property' claim, you do not allow homeowners to list their properties for sale on Trulia. However, I've made edits to my listing so that if someone…
Can I continue showing my home with a sign contract?
I not to sure the contract buyer will get the mortgage and I want a backup buyer.
Affordable home stager in West LA?
Can someone please recommend an affordable home staging service? I checked Houzz and they all seem pretty expensive.
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