8 Reasons Why Selling Your House to Investors is Better than Realtors

1. You Don’t Have to Pay Commissions and Fees Most of the time, sellers have to pay commissions and fees to their real estate agent and the agent of the buyer. So, if you sell your house for $200,000, for example, you’ll probably have to subtract about $12,000 off that price and pay it to…

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Seniors Selling or Downsizing – Tips

Considering Downsizing and Worried About Selling Your Old House? Growing older has some unique perks, and  probably ranking at the top is the wisdom of doing less and enjoying more. As we look toward our golden years, that wisdom often tells us we no longer want as much house to maintain and might want to…

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Relocating and Selling Your Home in Maryland

Relocating is complicated, even in the best of cases. As local Maryland real estate professionals, we’ve met hundreds of people who need to move out of town, whether it’s to pursue a job, be closer to family, or retire to a sunnier locale. You have to find a new place to live, whether you’re relocating…

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5 Pros and 5 Cons of Selling Via a Realtor

Most people sell their home through a realtor or real estate agent. Often, with this option, you can trust the process to your realtor and they’ll take it from there. But that’s not the only option! Like most choices in life, hiring a realtor has its upsides and its downsides. If you’re on the fence,…

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How to Sell Your Home—in All Four Seasons!

How to Sell Your Home—in All Four Seasons! You might hear that your home is more likely to sell at one time of the year or another. Here are the pros and cons of selling in each season. Selling Your Home in the Summer Selling your home during the summer months? This may be a…

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Should I Take a Cash Offer for My House?

Wondering whether it’s a good idea to sell your house for cash? Maybe you know people on both sides of the argument: some saying that a cash offer is a great deal and others saying that it’s risky. So, should you take a cash offer for your house? The answer: not always. We’ll explain when…

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Are “We Buy Houses in Washington, DC” Companies Trustworthy?

When driving around DC’s neighborhoods, you might have seen signs or flyers stating “We buy houses in Washington DC!” or something to that effect. They might also say “Cash for your house!” or “Washington DC cash buyers!” But are these companies legitimate and trustworthy? We’ll guide you through the steps to finding out whether your…

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The Three Top Ways to Sell Your Home in Northern VA

So, it’s time to sell! There are so many reasons why people sell. Maybe you’re moving away or downsizing. Maybe you own more than one property and no longer want the responsibility of one of your properties, or you’ve inherited a house and just don’t want it. Or perhaps you’re facing foreclosure and you want…

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Understanding the Foreclosure Process in VA and MD

When you understand the foreclosure process in your area, you can feel more prepared and less stressed about the future. Foreclosure doesn’t have to be the end of the world. Here’s how you can get through foreclosure and come out stronger on the other side. What Is Foreclosure? Foreclosure is the legal process in which…

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