Sellers

The Pros & Cons of Selling Your Home to an iBuyer

Posted by JD Esajian // January 24, 2023

Pros and Cons List

For homeowners looking to sell their property in a quick and streamlined manner, iBuyers have become an increasingly popular option. An iBuyer, also often called an “instant buyer”, is a relatively new trend in the real estate market and is designed to allow homeowners to sell their homes quickly, assuming many of the responsibilities that […]


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Financing Fell Through (and Other Lender-Financing Risks)

Posted by CT Homes // January 17, 2023

All offers are not created equally. It cannot be stated enough just how important it is for homeowners to choose the right offer when selling their home, not just the one with the highest price. The right offer is one that actually closes and allows you to move on from the transaction. The wrong offer […]


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The Biggest Challenges Of Self-Managing A Rental Property

Posted by CT Homes // December 5, 2022

Rental Property

There is no greater long term investment in real estate than a quality rental property. The right rental will not only provide short-term cash flow in the way of surplus rents received but can give you the potential for appreciation years down the road. For those that specialize in self-managed properties, they may be able […]


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A Guide to Conveyance in Real Estate

Posted by CT Homes // December 1, 2022

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More often than not, real estate transactions can get tricky, especially if you’re inheriting a property where the previous owner has passed away. Whether a property has fallen into your hands or you’re dealing with the death of a loved one, conveying ownership can tack on several months to the real estate process and become […]


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What Does Notice of Default Mean in Real Estate?

Posted by JD Esajian // September 1, 2022

Have you found yourself staring at a Notice of Default? In its simplest terms, a Notice of Default is the first step a bank or lender will take toward the process of a non-judicial or judicial foreclosure on a property, most likely due to an outstanding loan. No one wants to deal with the tiresome […]


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How to Calculate Closing Costs

Posted by CT Homes // April 25, 2022

When buying or selling a home, the topic of closing costs is bound to come on the horizon. It takes a village to purchase or sell a home, with several different people playing a role in the real estate transaction. Buyers, sellers, real estate agents, and inspectors are just a few of the different people […]


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For Sale by Owner (FSBO) Tips for Sellers

Posted by CT Homes // February 25, 2022

For Sale By Owner (FSBO)

If you’re at all familiar with the world of real estate you’ve likely come across the idea of For Sale by Owner listings, or “FSBO” listings. For homeowners looking to take the real estate process into their own hands, it’s a popular option to skip the use of a realtor or agent and instead sell […]


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Mistakes to Avoid When Selling Your Home

Posted by CT Homes // February 17, 2022

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As with any financial transaction, there are choices you should and shouldn’t make when selling your home. The sad reality is that the most common mistakes are arguably the easiest to avoid. Preventing these mishaps is especially important if you are selling or thinking about selling your house independently without a realtor or sales agent. […]


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Guide to Selling a House with Tenants

Posted by CT Homes // January 31, 2022

There are several reasons why you might be ready to sell an investment property. Whether you’re attempting to sell a house or a rental property, sometimes investors need to move on to the next venture. Perhaps it’s time to take advantage of the appreciation value, or maybe you need more time to focus on other […]


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Selling a House without a Realtor (FSBO)

Posted by CT Homes // December 22, 2021

Selling a House Without a Realtor

Can California homeowners and investors sell their homes without using a real estate agent? More importantly, if they can, should they? Property owners and investors make these decisions every day. While there are certainly advantages to neglecting the assistance of a real estate agent, those trying to save money will find that it could end […]


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