Time to Sell Your Ft. Lauderdale House?

The “right time” to sell your Ft. Lauderdale house may be here! There’s been 10% home appreciation for the last 5-years. Median sales prices in Ft. Lauderdale increased from $280,000 to $319,500 from April 13 to July 12, 2017 – according to Trulia’s recent report. What goes up, must come down. Sell high, buy low.

Home sellers in the area have options for finding a buyer. The traditional route of hiring a realtor for 6% commission on the one hand, and “For Sale By Owner” on the other. If you’re selling your house on your owner to save the fees and agent commission, follow these tips to find the right buyer and increase sale proceeds!

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The Buyer Search: Be Proactive!

Selling your house, obviously, requires locating the buyer. Without the help of a realtor, you need to generate interest on your own. There are several options.

Contact a professional home buyer like House Heroes – and you can sell your Ft. Lauderdale house to a real estate investor. Just give us a ring at 954-676-1846 or fill in the form. Legitimate professional home buyers give a cash offer in under 24-hours and close fast. You can use the various “For Sale By Owner” websites: Trulia, Craig’s List, and Backpage. FSBO websites let you to create an online presence for buyers and publish your pictures. Another option is “flat-fee listing” on the MLS. This will still cost several hundreds but it has the benefit of good exposure.

Even basic clean up can increase sale value.
Cleaning up can increase sale value – even selling “as is”.

“Clean Up” (even selling “as-is”)

I’m not talking about “curb appeal” that costs thousands and take months. Home sellers often want to sell as-is (without lifting a finger). This is perfectly okay – and we buy houses like this. However, if you’re selling an ugly house, don’t underestimate spending a few hundred dollars for professional clean up and junk removal. Professional investors and landlords will pay more when they see a clear area to make renovations.

Take Advantage of Free Consultations With Real Estate Professionals

Real estate professionals, such as a realtors and investors, are more than happy to provide Ft. Lauderdale homeowners  local info about the market and sale process. House Heroes provides a “free home report” revealing Broward County’s recent trends. You can also get a Comparative Market Analysis from a realtor. Our brokerage, House Heroes Realty, provides CMAs.

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Call Us (954) 676-1846 or Fill Out This Form For Your FAIR Offer.

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