5 Headaches Homeowners Face When Selling Their Houses in Orange County

Homeowners would like to skip the headaches they’ll face when selling their houses in Orange County Should you find yourself debating whether or not to face the nightmares of selling your own property, we want you to know there is a quick and painless option. You can avoid learning all of this the hard way by selling your house in Orange County to us here at H&M Realty Group.

Curb Appeal

Are you going to have to spruce the place up a bit?  Additional time is costly! One of the nightmares homeowners face is spending a great deal of time and money on rehabbing the home to increase curb appeal only to find your additional investment isn’t going to be bringing the return you expected.

Unanticipated Repairs

Worse yet, will you be facing daunting bills and additional time on the market while you deal with the schedule of the professionals making repairs? When selling your house, you’ll either need to negotiate who will pay to repair any glaring issues or those unknown problems that come to light.

This could also mean a longer time holding the home, which can be costly. Buyers tend to estimate what repairs and the like will cost on the higher end, leaving you with even less profit when you walk away from the negotiating table. Not to mention all of the inconveniences involved with renovation projects. 

Clearing the Clutter

You’ll also be looking at living in a depersonalized zone for the entire length of time it takes for the home to sell. This may well include the expenses of storing your personal property and staging the home to compete in today’s market. You’ll also need to make arrangements for any pets when buyers walk through, constantly maintaining show-ready status.

This can become exhausting after several months on the market. It’s a constant headache to keep a home showing ready at all times and you may also have the expense of staging the home. Some families find the burden of showings too great and end up living in a temporary home while waiting for their property to sell. As you well know, there is no guarantee any property will sell. 

Dealing with Buyers

Keep in mind when selling your home in Orange County you must be extremely careful with what is said to any potential buyers. You should also prepare yourself for people who are seeking bargains, making insultingly low offers remember to try not to take it personally. Often sellers are disappointed to find the buyers they have been tied up within negotiations aren’t even qualified to purchase the property.

Then there are those who are out enjoying their day, just looking at other properties for ideas and wasting your precious time. Listing your own home can truly be a nightmare, not to mention stressful and aggravating. 

Legal Risks

Disclosure, disclosure, disclosure. Under most traditional real estate contracts, there is a potential for the buyer to sue you if they feel they didn’t get all of the information, or if they feel the facts were misconstrued. We already know the state of the property and take on that risk.

Repairs, upgrades, the hassle of showings and constantly dealing with the antics that arise when dealing with buyers in general and assuming all of the financial and legal risks real estate transactions can bring all can take their toll. Why not just avoid facing all of the aggravation and headaches from the start and sell your house here in Orange County to us instead?

H&M Realty Group is here for you! We make it all quick and easy for homeowners selling their houses in Orange County! Just call 949-625-4533 today or send us a message at any time!

 

Joe

Broker/Realtor/Investor/Mentor (41 years experience) Specialties: Buyer's Agent, Listing Agent, Foreclosure, Short-Sale, Property Management, Landlord I'm a Full Time Real Estate Professional, house flipper and mentor to many of my clients. I am here to help you get top dollar for your home or get you the best price for a home that you are going to live in. I have over 40 years of real estate experience for you to draw on and actively list and sell over 20 homes a year. I have sold over 600+ homes in the last ten years alone. I am a very skillful negotiator and will work diligently to help you realize the best possible price when buying or selling your home. With my Exclusive Home Acquisition & Sales System, I can find the Right Home for You! I have access to homes no other Realtor will show you. I can show you how to save an average of $10,000.00 on the purchase price. We will find a home that fits your needs, in a neighborhood that suits your style. If you are selling your home then I can bring all the professionals to you. I always include professional photos in ALL my listings. I have contractors standing by to assist with those upgrades if needed. I can also quickly get you ALL CASH offers for your home if you desire. My marketing surpasses all other agents. It begins with extensive internet advertising to hundreds of websites throughout the world. I do direct mail marketing for you home and also knock on doors in your neighborhood when I am holding an open house. I hold you home open to expose it to as many buyers as possible. My Exclusive program is designed to sell your home for Top Dollar in Any market. I am an experienced flipper here in Orange County and therefore can offer you my over 40 years of real estate experience. The information is available to you at no charge! If you like what you see, please call me and setup Your Free Consultation.

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