How Do I Sell My House? Use This Home Sale Checklist

Selling a home can be a headache. And if you’ve never done it before — where do you start? It starts with assembling a list of the people who can help you and ends with you staging your property before your first open house. This home sale checklist can also help.

What is the Average Cost to Remodel a Bathroom?

Before you’re ready to list your Sacramento home for sale, you might want to make some improvements to maximize your sale price. If your neighbors have new granite countertops and a spa shower head — your ’90s bathroom just isn’t going to cut it. You don’t need to be selling your home today to consider … Continued

What First Time Homebuyers in Sacramento Need to Know

In the market for your first home? Exciting! And, well, a bit stressful. We get it. First time homebuyers in Sacramento have a lot of options, and jumping in feet first may lead to a few expensive mistakes. At California Family Homebuyers, we know a thing or two (or fifty) about buying properties in Sacramento. … Continued

Should You Remodel or Move?

Your Sacramento home isn’t working for you anymore. Maybe you need a bigger closet or your just can’t stand your outdated kitchen. And that closed floorplan? It makes entertaining pretty difficult. The question isn’t whether or not to make a change — it’s about which change is right. Should you remodel or move? From the … Continued

What a Cash Home Buyer Can (and Can’t) Do for You

You keep seeing signs for cash home buyers and you’re ready to put your home on the market. But is working with an investor right for you? Most companies that buy homes for cash, including California Family Homebuyers, can help you sell fast and get rid of a home with lots of problems. But we … Continued

Do Closet Organizers Increase Home Value?

You want to find your blue shoes when you want your blue shoes. And without going through 18 boxes, preferably. Closet organizers definitely make your life easier. But do closet organizers increase home value? It would be a shame to spend hundreds or even thousands of dollars on a custom closet, only to never recover … Continued

Should I Buy a No-HOA or HOA House?

HOAs are common in California, and belonging to one has its advantages. But what about those horror stories you keep hearing about? Your cousin had to take down her red curtains because her HOA president didn’t like how they looked from the street. An HOA house — one that is a part of a neighborhood … Continued

Selling Your Home in the Winter: What to Know

Instinct — and some experts — will tell you to sell your home in the spring and summer. Families with kids are looking to relocate between school years, and you don’t have to compete with the hub-bub of the holidays. But what if we told you selling your home in the winter might actually be … Continued