Key Legal Requirements to Selling a Home in California

So, you’re ready to list your home for sale. Are you sure? It’s not as simple as scheduling an open house and staging the furniture. There are several key legal requirements to selling a home in California. From the documents you must produce to important disclosures, the legal must-dos can hold you up if you’re … Continued

Can I Get a Realistic Property Value Estimate Online?

Redfin, Trulia, Zillow… these sites are very useful when you’re on the hunt for a new home. They can help you choose a neighborhood or give your agent an idea of what you’re looking for. You might even get home decorating ideas by browsing images of staged homes. Real estate sites (often called third-party sites) … Continued

Tips for Selling a Fixer Upper in Sacramento

It’s easy for a house to fall into disrepair. One problem adds up after another, and when money is tight things just snowball. Before you know it, you’re ready to move but you have to admit that your house isn’t really in shape to fetch top dollar. Is selling a fixer upper even worth it? … Continued

5 Hot Summer Home Selling Tips in Sacramento

Summer is around the corner, and many sellers are wondering about the best way to sell their house this season. Are you one of them? If you’re planning to sell your house this summer, read on to discover five hot summer home selling tips in Sacramento! 5 Summer Home Selling Tips In Sacramento Tip #1. … Continued

Selling a Home in Sacramento with Code Violations

There are lots of reasons your Sacramento home could accrue code violations. The issue could be something as simple as having a broken door that’s not boarded up, or as serious as a porch that is hanging off your home. When are you likely to receive a notice of violation? If it’s something visible from … Continued

Read This Before You Sell Your House for Cash

So, you’re thinking of selling your home for cash in Sacramento? You’re not alone. While 85% of home sales go through a real estate agent, a traditional sale isn’t the only way to transfer your property to a new owner. When time and ease are more important to you than waiting for competing bids, an … Continued

How to Price Your Inherited Home for Sale in Sacramento

Did you inherit a property that you’re now thinking about selling? While an inherited property can be a wonderful gift from a loved one who has passed on, it can also be a costly burden; selling it often makes the most sense and allows you to use the gifted equity for some other purpose. But … Continued

Are you Furloughed? How to Manage Your Mortgage

Are you one of the thousands of government employees who loses sleep when a shutdown is on the table? For you, a shutdown isn’t just about trash piling up in national parks. It affects your entire life. You can quickly fall behind on everything from your utility bills to your prescriptions if your savings are … Continued

Benefits of Selling Your Sacramento Home in the Slow Season

Spring has traditionally been the most popular season to list your home — because summer is the most popular season for moving in the United States. But it’s also easy to get lost in the shuffle if you sell your home as temperatures rise. Faced with more competition, you may not fetch top dollar for … Continued