Here at Coldwell Banker Innovations we receive a variety of questions regarding everything imaginable pertaining to selling and buying homes. Whether it’s a questions from someone attempting to sell their home on their own or first-time homebuyers seeking advice on saving for that crucial down payment—and everything in between! One of the most frequent questions to show up in our mailbox, however, involves the mysterious practice of reverse mortgages. In this week’s entry, we will explain the basics of a reverse mortgage in order to help you make a decision as to whether you think they are worth investigating further.
Considering listing your property but you’re afraid it has a laundry list of negatives that will eliminate buyers? Maybe your home is located in a large metropolitan area, taking it out of the running for those interested in a more suburban neighborhood. Perhaps you’re concerned that there isn’t a very large market for a two-bedroom home or fear that not having a garage or driveway makes your house not very attractive to serious buyers. Honestly, you couldn’t be more mistaken.
The title kind of makes you think of that 80’s song by The Clash, doesn’t it? In that catchy tune a frustrated guy is trying to decide if he should breakup with his girlfriend or stick around to see how the relationship works out. It could also be a metaphor for a homeowner fighting with the decision to list their house and move on to another property. “This indecision’s bugging me…”— homeowners on the fence can definitely relate to that lyric! In order make the right decision there are specific questions that will need to be answered. Let’s take a look at these queries, and, more importantly, your truthful responses.
Football season has begun, baseball season is winding down, school is in session and with the passing of Labor Day you really shouldn’t wear white. That’s right—welcome to fall! And as the leaves start to turn, and the days get shorter, we all know that winter is rapidly approaching. Is your home prepared for what’s right around the corner? No? That’s ok, as always, Coldwell Banker Innovations is here to help!