Posts Tagged: We buy homes fast

If you’ve decided to sell your own home then make sure you’re prepared.

Before you do anything else make sure you know what you’re getting into. Be confident that it is possible to sell your own home. But, also be aware that it is a lot of work and it can be very frustrating. If you want to get top dollar for your home then you really have to put in the work. The listing agent on a home makes a very big difference. There have been many homes that I’ve looked at and wondered, why isn’t this home selling. It’s priced right. It shows well. Yet the home languishes on the market while surrounding homes go under contract. Then I call the listing agent and the reason becomes clear. A lazy agent can kill a deal. If the agent is not readily available, responsive, accommodating, knowledgeable and pleasant then it can really drag a property down. Very few people have a unique home. If buyers can’t get information and access when they want it then they just go on to the next home. You’re now your home’s agent; be a good one.

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An old Marine Corps buddy of mine recently sent me a message.  He said he’s retired from the Marine Corps now and he’s interested in real estate investing, specifically flipping.  He asked me if I could give him the down and dirty on the business. Flipping is a tough and risky business, don’t let anyone…

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I got a call out of the blue the other day.  It was an investor whom I’d never met before.  She had seen one of my listings on the same street where she had just put a contract on a home.  Her home was a foreclosure.  I knew the home and I knew what it…

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Hi Justin, I love your column, and was wondering is it worth it to buy a $315K home with 20-30K of renovation costs, when comps are $380K? Thanks, Robert Robert, Thanks for connecting and thanks for reading my column. Your question:  Is it worth buying a home for $315k when it needs $20-30k in repairs…

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