What home sellers need to know about iBuying platforms
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Like any big project, a successful homebuying experience is all about getting the details right from start to finish. We’re here to help you navigate the process, save money and close the deal.
Buying a house is a major commitment. Before you begin shopping for properties or comparing mortgage options, you need to make sure you're ready to be a homeowner. We've curated our top articles and resources to help you with the big decisions.
Get the details on how to save for a down payment, decide which type of mortgage works for you, and start getting quotes from lenders.
Now it's time to find a real estate agent and shop for your home! We've got the tips and trips to help you get started.
Selling a home isn’t hard if you’ve got the right guidance and approach. Here we break down the process to sell your house—from deciding if you really should sell, to finding a real estate agent who’ll be your partner through it all, to pricing your home and negotiating offers.
From finding an agent who knows the market to setting a timeline for selling your home, we have plenty of resources to help you get started.
Once you're ready to sell, you'll need to get a pre-sale home inspection and put your house on the market. You might also consider staging your home to attract buyers at showings.
Here are some tips and tricks to help you set a realistic price for your house and negotiate incoming offers.
Some of the last steps you'll need to take to sell your home include anticipating your closing costs, weighing your tax implications, and gathering the necessary paperwork to close.
Bankrate consistently has offers well below the national average to help you fund your home for less.
Here’s what individuals need to know about the Fair Housing Act to make sure they’re following the law.
If you’re wondering “How much house can I afford?”, here’s what you need to know.
Here, we go over the typical costs of selling a home and how you might be able to save some money in the process.
Moving is always stressful, but you can minimize how much you’ll worry about paying for it if you plan ahead.
Figuring out the best time to sell your house relies on knowing when someone might be willing to pay more to buy it.
If you don’t want to pay those commission fees, you can consider selling your house without a real estate agent.
If you feel that your home is becoming harder to manage, it might be time to consider downsizing.
Do some research to get a good idea of the kind of check you can expect if you sell your home.
You can schedule a home tour without a real estate agent, and it can save you significant time. Here’s how.
As you look for a company to haul all your boxes, watch out for these common moving scams.