Sell for cash and avoid the usual hassle of selling a home which can be a time-consuming, stressful, and emotional process for many homeowners. With the real estate market already unpredictable, it can take months or even a year before you can get an actionable offer for the house. This is quite a long time to wait, especially if selling to take care of an emergency. To add salt to the wound, you’d have had to go through all the pain of prepping the house, hiring a real estate officer, and even trying to market it yourself on social media, among other platforms. It takes lots of patience and perseverance to go through all this and still not get a good enough offer. However, if you do not wish to go through all this or wait for long, you can sell for cash.
Selling your home to a cash house buyer is far less stressful and gives you total control of the entire process. No agents or intermediaries are involved in the sale, just you and the buyer. The cash buyer only needs to assess the value of your home first before making an offer, mainly based on its current market price. If the offer sounds just about right, you can accept it to start the transfer process right away.
Advantages Of And Reasons To Sell For Cash
1. Upfront Cash
The beauty when you sell for cash is the fact that you’ll have access to all the cash as soon as the transaction is completed. This eliminates the need to put money in escrow or third parties, such as real estate agents and their commissions. In other words, you’ll receive the total amount agreed upon once the check clears. You will thus only need to pay the amount owed to the mortgage company (if any) and keep the balance. Selling a house for cash is thus one of the best and reliable options, particularly if in urgent need of money.
2. It’s More Convenient
Following the standard way of selling homes can be a little inconvenient for you, the homeowner. This is because you’d have to keep the house clean and tidy at all times, sometimes depersonalizing it to help a potential buyer make up their minds. It also means you will be allowing strangers (in the name of potential customers) to your home, where your family probably is. As if this isn’t all, even the most promising buyer (despite signing an offer) may choose to back down at the very last minute, sending you back to the drawing board.
Selling the house to a cash buyer helps save time and avoid all these frustrations. An interested cash buyer will never pull off the deal for as long as you have all the required documents (proof of ownership). A cash buyer will also take the house as-is, thus no need for renovations, remodeling, or repairs. Most of these transactions complete within a matter of days too.
3. No Need For House Improvements Or Repairs
Most cash buyers will buy the house without contingencies in the transaction. They will thus not request/force you to renovate or handle repairs in the house. Many will choose to buy the house as-is, thus no need to spend more money on renovations or repairs. The company will decide what to do with the house once in their possession, hence the least of your worries at this point. That said, you won’t have to spend lots of money to make your home stand out or attract high-value buyers. All you have to do is call us on (508) 252-7037 to book a home inspection and valuation appointment.
4. No Need For Showings And/or Marketing
There’s no need to worry about staging or marketing the house if you choose to sell for cash. Unlike other sale options where you’d have to stage the house just right to woo potential customers, cash buyers will only request an appointment to inspect the house, and that’s just about it. The rest will be done from their offices, where they will make an offer, which will set the sale process in motion upon agreeing to it. This also means you don’t have to list with the local real estate company or advertise the house on various platforms.
5. Safe And Secure
Most potential homebuyers depend on external financing and approval before they can buy your home. Although the buyer might be really interested in buying your home, their loan might not be approved, ending up falling through. This is hardly the case with cash home buyers. Most of them will be quick to finalize the transaction, with the entire process taking only a few days. Cash buyers thus provide a safe and secure way to sell your house fast without worrying about what-ifs, as is the case with traditional methods.
Are you looking to sell your house for cash? Call us today at (508) 252-7037 to book an appointment. Fill in the form provided, and we’ll get back to you.