Buying your first home can be a learn as you go process. But even though everyone’s home buying experience is unique, you can prepare yourself for what’s to come by learning about what helped and held others back. Before you embark on your own home buying journey, here are some of the most important Dos and Don’ts to get you started on the right track.
What Are You Required to Disclose When You Sell Your Home? What’s a seller’s disclosure statement or seller’s disclosure form?
Have you seen the paperwork required to sell a California home recently? The listing forms and disclosures now total more than twenty pages, eight reports, and one booklet. The sale process includes thirteen pages or more, three certificates, several pages of disclosures, and supplemental escrow paperwork.
To be successful, real estate agents must be flexible in attitude and open to a wide range of possibilities. They need a positive mental attitude, real enthusiasm, a creative mind-set, be readily available to clients and maintain a healthy sense of humor.
Many years ago a local doctor had asked if I knew anyone who could help him with a minor home repair. It led to a conversation that concluded with finding him a great handyman as well as a creative contractor to consult with about a potential home improvement.