Seller Questions

Selling your house can leave you full of questions. Here is the top list of house seller questions you should be asking yourself during the process.

  1. What is the best way to get top dollar for my home/condo?
  2. If I want to sell my house myself, is there a checklist or guide I can follow?
  3. What are the most important things to do to prepare my house to sell?
  4. I don’t have the money to fix up my house to sell it, why can’t I just sell it “as-is”?
  5. I don’t want everyone in the neighborhood to know I have to short sale my house; how do I do that?
  6. How long does it take from the time I get an offer to the closing date?
  7. What is the normal time frame for a house to sell?
  8. I overpaid for my house during the boom, when can I sell and at least break even?
  9. I don’t need to move until __________, when should I put my house on the market?
  10. What is the difference between a condo and a co-op?
  11. What can I do about “curb appeal” if I live in a condo?
  12. I can only afford a condo right now but I have a big dog, what are my options?
  13. Are FHA and VA loans just as good as conventional?
  14. Including commissions, taxes and fees, how much will it cost me to sell my house?
  15. I need the money from the sale of my house to buy something else, how do I do that without being “homeless” for a while?