Categories for Homes seller tips

How much is my home worth?

How much is my home worth? While it is rude to do so, this question must be answered with a question. To whom? You? A potential buyer? The bank? How about the most likely one you are looking for, the housing market? So the real question is, what will my ...

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What is escrow?

In real estate, what is an escrow account? (hint: there are three you are likely to encounter) There are three escrow accounts you are likely to encounter when buying or selling a home. Before I go into them individually, I would like to share the definition of escrow. Escrow Account ...

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PSA- Wire Transfer Security

Real Estate Fraud Alert- Wire Transfers Recently in the MIBOR (Metropolitan Indianapolis Board of Realtors) area, there have been instances of attempted fraud. Basically what is happening is that when people are in the process of buying or selling homes and have to wire money to the title company prior ...

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12 easy steps to FSBO

How to sell your home “for sale by owner” While most Realtors would never consider this, Realty with Robb is a real estate information website and I think I should share as much knowledge as I can. So today I am going to tell you how to sell your home ...

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Housing Market Update

So this morning I got an email from the Indiana Association of Realtors… and it is one of my favorites. Indiana Realtors Housing Data! (February 2019) While the information can be a little dry for people who don’t work in this industry, it is how we take the real estate ...

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FHA/VA lending requirements

Selling your home? Is the house ready for an FHA or VA appraisal and inspection? I am selling the house. Why do I care if the buyer can get an FHA loan? Well for starters (as of 2012, HUD no longer reports this data) FHA insured home loans represent over ...

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Real Estate Advice

Real Estate Advice: Your friends are great, but here’s why you should see a professional. Very seldom does a realty consult or even a simple conversation about real estate go by without me hearing about something that a potential client does not think they can do, because of the advice ...

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Curb Appeal Sells Homes

Improving curb appeal to sell your home. Curb appeal. Its one of those terms that gets tossed around a lot in the real estate world. But what is it? And how can you get it? Well for starters, curb appeal is the quality of a home that makes you want ...

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