Sellers

In this buyer’s real estate market, many homeowners are having trouble selling their current house.  You want to move into a bigger home.  You can afford it.  You can qualify for the loan, but you can’t afford two house payments, so you have to sell your house first.  The market’s driven down prices and you…

On June 7, 2011 SayUCan.com sponsored a free basketball camp for the kids of Joplin hosted by Anthony Tolliver of the Minnesota Timberwolves. The camp was huge success with a turnout of just over 100 kids between the two sessions.  We would like to thank all those that gave selflessly what they could to make…

SayUCan is working to help rebuild Joplin.  We’ve spent two days now volunteering and helping those affected by the storm clean debris from their yards.  We are currently in the process of receiving our license through the city of Joplin to build and remodel residential properties.  We have years of experience in remodeling disaster properties…

Selecting the agent to represent you on a short sale is very important.  It requires more work on the part of the agent than does the average home sale.  They will need to negotiate with your bank and be very proactive as time is very much against you. Interview your potential agents and here are…

Listings are what it’s all about for real estate agents.  There are a lot of agents out there who’s goal is to gain as many listings as possible, then sit back and let the commissions come in due to the sheer volume of inventory they’re bound to sell.  Many agents won’t really do what’s necessary…

5.) Paint This may seem obvious but it’s amazing how far paint goes.  Most any surface can be painted and any painted surface looks neat, clean, and new. Trim Trimwork is usually in need of painting after a house has been lived in for a few years.  It’s a surface that gets touched a lot…

If you’re selling your house as a short sale you probably don’t have much money to invest in sprucing up the place.  No worries.  Spending money on your house before you sell it as a short sale would be as good as running it through a shredder.  Don’t spend more than a couple hundred dollars…

If you see foreclosure coming then times are undoubtedly tough.  Wouldn’t it be great to save up thousands of dollars during the process? If you’re certainly going to lose your home, then a few thousand dollars will go a long way toward helping you get moved into a rental home or even purchase a new…

Short sale is a great way to avoid foreclosure when you feel it may be looming around the corner.  Have you missed a payment, or are you about to?  Is your lender sending you letters? Don’t ignore them! Your lender does not want to foreclose.  They are not in the business of owning real estate. …

Open houses can be a great method for marketing your house and also creating a lot of word of mouth, the most valuable marketing.  The open house has its place, and I’ll explain my stance on them. Usually when I’m selling a house I will hold only one open house, and I’ll hold it on…

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