There was a time when about the only way most people could sell their house or property was to list it with a realtor. With the advent of the internet in the 90’s and powerful search engines online there has been a whole new world opened to those who want to buy and sell. The realtors and brokers still have a lock on the MLS and they are constantly pressuring congress to change real estate laws that favor them over an individual. However, times are changing.
What if a person has a piece of property that has little or no equity in it? What if that person finds themselves in a spot to not be able to afford the property? How would they be able to relieve themselves of this burden through a realtor? Well, they can’t. There is no money to pay their 6%, or so commission.Feel free to find more information at we buy houses San Marcos.
Let me give you another scenario: What if a person has property that there is equity in but they need to sell this property very quickly because of circumstances? Here still, a realtor is not set up to get a quick sale done on the property. They are just not “built” that way. It takes one to two weeks just to get the listing on MLS with pictures attached, much less get any interest generated on the property.
These and many other scenarios are real reasons to consider a we buy houses Dallas Ft Worth real estate investor for the property. Here are some of the many benefits: They act quickly, are well funded, and are set up with title companies that are able to close fast. They will buy the property “as is”, with no contingencies. They are well versed with different program options such as take over your note if perhaps there is no equity in the property.
What reasons might a person have to want to sell this way? Avoid foreclosure, Probate, inherited property, burned out landlord, extensive repairs, divorce, relocation. As you can see, the reasons are many.
Here in the Dallas and Ft Worth areas the real estate economy has not fallen like most of the rest of the country. Although there has been a downturn all over, the extent in this area has been minimal. It’s important to note, that in the counties that encompass the area, Dallas, Denton, Tarrant, Collin and Rockwall counties, the real estate market has endured.
If you find yourself in a situation such as one of those noted above, consider an interview with a local real estate investor. Keep in mind that the investor, because this is his business, will have to make a profit. But many times, the discount on the property will not outweigh the benefits from having being able to sell a property in days rather than have to pay for repairs, updates and realtors commissions and then waiting 90 plus days to sell the property. Many times, it’s just not worth the headache.