There are many ways of selling your property…
Some of them make you wait a long time for a result, on the other hand, there are some faster ways where you usually have to give out extra money on fees, this is normally when you hire a real estate agent.
The biggest mistake by far is selling a home on the MLS when there are good chances that the house will not pass FHA, VA, or other Loan program requirements. You may end up on the market for a while and get a buyer under contract. Spend priceless weeks only to find out when the appraisal or the home inspection that you have issues that only money can fix. Money that many times distressed sellers don’t have. Because let’s face it, if you had extra cash and if it was not an emergency you would not need to sell your home fast.
Selling your house by using the traditional method
This the regular way and most common way of selling your house, at least it was back in the days. Now a lot of people sell for sale by owner and if there are a lot of issues with the condition of the house or the title then the traditional method may the be the best for some people. But let’s dive deeper and explore the traditional vs other property selling options in real estate.
Once you decide to sell your house, this is what people commonly do…
The first thing that people normally do is try to give an acceptable aspect to the conditions of this one, so they start cleaning the floor and roof even the walls.
Then, they decide that their house need some painting, maybe doesn’t look that attractive for buyers, they proceed with decoration, etc. Doing this by either themselves or they pay to somebody else to do the job for them.
Once, they feel good about the house they try to find out the worth of their house, so they start making research to find out a convenient price for their house.
After this people normally call a real estate agent because probably they are busy with their jobs or even personal situations that led to sell the house in the first place.
As A Result, you might have this consequences:
- A long and unpleasant experience when selling your property.
- Your house might get sold but at the price that you expected.
- You would probably have to pay extra fees including repairs, agent fees, etc.
So, what can you do to avoid this situation?
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Selling your house by using the FSBO method
FSBO (For Sale by Owner) Selling you property using this method means you will be the one in charge of all the process from top to toe.
Below We show you PROS and CONS of selling you home in this way…
|You are the one in charge: When you do thing on your own, you are the one who decides what’s best for you, price, improvements, offers, etc. Avoid paying real estate commissions: Since you’re not hiring an agent to get your house sold, you won’t pay those extra fees to someone else.||You are on your own: For some homeowners this could be not a very good experience for different factors, lack of knowledge, strategies, sometimes even fear to act like a seller. Time of selling is unpredictable: It could take several weeks, even months for to find the right deal when selling you’re your home on your own, this will depend on how much effort you’re putting in finding the correct buyers.|
By looking at this information, what do you think is the best option for you?