Costs to Expect With an FSBO Listing in Philadelphia

Selling your house on your own can save you in real estate commissions, but then again maybe not. Remember that when advertising and marketing, as well as other things, are included, the savings come at a high price for most sellers – so if it’s worth all of this hassle to get rid of those … Continued

Is Zillow Accurate? Home Value Factors

#1) Inaccurate basic information. The majority of the data at Zillow is collecting from public records. But there have been a few instances where incorrect information was unintentionally inputted into the system resulting in homes being wrongfully valued. An example of this is when one of Zillow’s data providers accidentally entered an address for Paul … Continued

Selling Your Family’s Home To Pay For Care

You often face tough decisions when it comes to caring for your loved ones. You have aging parents who need your help. They seek your love, and while you want to provide emotional support, you have to make a few decisions.  One of those decisions is whether to place a family member in an assisted … Continued

6 Tips to Help You Downsize Your House in Philadelphia

Downsizing homes can be a daunting task. You can feel confident moving forward and avoid the sense of dread that so often overwhelms homeowners by following a few simple tips to help you downsize your house in Philadelphia.  Allow yourself plenty of time to go through your belongings, taking several weeks instead of trying to … Continued

How to Sell a House With Unpermitted Work in Philadelphia

Suppose you have been considering making alterations to your home. In that case, the bottom line is to make sure the work is permitted if required by law to avoid the consequences, which are much more complicated than pulling the permit initially.  While you may believe you and your family will live in your current … Continued