Trulia Community - Advice from neighbors and local experts

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

Home Selling in Hagerstown : Real Estate Advice

  • All73
  • Local Info7
  • Home Buying20
  • Home Selling5
  • Market Conditions5

Activity 8
Fri May 8, 2015
UpNest Top Realtors answered:
Hi Lori,

No you can't post for sale by owner homes on Trulia for free. You'd have to pay to get on to the MLS through a flat fee listing service or stick with the few sites that allow you to post your home like Craigslist.

FSBO homes typically sell for a lot less than agent represented homes, defeating the purpose of trying to save money by bypassing an agent.

We created our service at UpNest to help home sellers get the best value possible when selling. Top local agents compete to earn your business. When agents compete, they bring out their best commission rates and value added services. There's no risk to try at all, and our service is completely free for sellers.

http://www.upnest.com

Good luck!
... more
0 votes 4 answers Share Flag
Thu Feb 5, 2015
mariarocks47 asked:
We talked and he said he helped people rent to own houses. and if there credit was not up to par- they could take up to 5 years to rent before being able to buy the house. My property is…
0 votes 0 Answers Share Flag
Mon Oct 13, 2014
Joseph Luht answered:
There are townhouses and small single family homes you could get for that price. If I were you I would look up to $120k because after negotiating you might get them down to $110k.
0 votes 5 answers Share Flag
Sat Sep 13, 2014
Audrey Felts answered:
Is she going to be using a FHA loan? FHA loans have strict guidelines of 'safety hazards' that need to be repairs prior to a sale. I suggest going to the website I list below to see a general idea of what some of these repairs made be. If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact me. Hope this helps!

http://homebuying.about.com/od/financingadvice/qt/FHA-Repairs-to-get-an-fha-loan.htm
... more
0 votes 2 answers Share Flag
Tue Nov 29, 2011
Jim Simms answered:
Find a good Realtor to help you through the process. It is a lot more complicated than you realize, good luck,
0 votes 5 answers Share Flag
Sun Jun 28, 2009
Ania Miller answered:
Could you please share with me a bit more information? You posed this question with nothing to go on.
Is your home currently on the market for sale?
Ania
AniaMiller@kw.com
0 votes 1 answer Share Flag
Thu May 14, 2009
Dean L. Martin answered:
A lot would depend on how much you fixed it up. If it's the forclosure one that started at $99,900 it was on the market 92 days before it went under contract. Also what is the neignborhood like? One problem sellers have been having is they find a buyer willing to pay their price and then the house will not appraise. You would have to justify to an appraiser why your house went up in value in 8 months time in a declining market. I am licensed in MD & PA and would be happy to assist you, but sounds like it's going to be a tough one. ... more
0 votes 5 answers Share Flag
Search Advice
Search
Home Selling in Hagerstown Zip Codes

Followers

196