Trulia Community - Advice from neighbors and local experts

Find Your Community
We couldn't find that location. Please try again.
Get Expert Advice

Greenpoint : Real Estate Advice

  • All57
  • Local Info4
  • Home Buying9
  • Home Selling2
  • Market Conditions2

Activity 23
Wed Jun 3, 2009
Rhonda Holt answered:
In today's market it takes longer to sell a home. But it all depends on the motivation of the seller, the exact location, asking price, condition of the property and access.

The fact is, there is no crystal ball for how much time someone has to market a home in order for it to sell. It's all based on the above factors and getting the word out to the right market that would be interested in the home.

But also, homes that cost a million dollars and more may take longer to sell because your buyer market is decreased because not many people can afford a property in this price range.

Plus with a multi family home, if it's not vacant then you may have problems accessing the property through tenants. Also when it comes time to close, sometimes tenants turn on you and refuse to move in a timely fashion.,

There's plenty to deal with in this situation, but if you do your homework and know what you're dealing with up front then you can do this in a timely fashion.

I hope this answer was helpful.

Rhonda Holt
Full Time Top Sales Agent
Specializing In Co-ops and Home Sales
Weichert Realtors, H.P Greenfield
Brooklyn, New York
Cell: 646-725-5941
My Site: www.KandHhomes.com
Email: HelpMeRhonda1919@Yahoo.com
Join Me On TWITTER.com at: www.twitter.com/helpmerhonda09
... more
0 votes 2 answers Share Flag
1 2
Search Advice
Search

Followers

576