When a loved one passes away, the last thing on their mind is how to handle the estate. It’s hard enough to think about that person not being there anymore… Inherited real estate typically goes through the probate process. You may be the executor of an estate and tasked with sorting through all the assets, liabilities, taxes and other considerations that go into settling an estate. Or you may have inherited property … Continued
If you are planning to purchase a home using an FHA (Fair Housing Administration) or VA (U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs) loan, it’s important to verify the home’s condition meets the standard lender requirements. The lender required repairs vary depending on the type of loan you are getting, but the requirements are in place to ensure the property is safe and habitable. The loan will not get funded if the lender … Continued
You’ve likely heard about closing costs, but do you know everything that they include and who can pay them? There’s no denying that closing costs are an inevitable part of selling a home– they encompass all the fees that need to be paid at the closing table. However, the person in charge of paying the … Continued
If you could get as much money selling your home without an agent as you would selling with an agent, everyone would do it! We have to be realistic here. Everyone wants the convenience of a fast home sale without paying commission to an agent, but you have probably never sold a home without a … Continued
Do you own a house in Alexandria and are going through pre-foreclosure? If you’re trying to avoid foreclosure in Alexandria dealing with the banks and the IRS can be difficult. Before dealing with the difficulties of foreclosure, check out working with a cash house buyer in Alexandria VA such as The House Guys who can help alleviate you of your situation.
When a loved one passes away, there is a lot to deal with… not just emotionally but financially, as well. If you’re looking to sell the property, it’s natural to want to get the home sale started as soon as possible. However, unless you have court approval, probate must be completed before selling a house … Continued