Would you operate on yourself? Write your own Last Will and Testament? Plan your retirement by yourself? Of course not!
The biggest decisions in your life deserve the expertise of a professional! If you're thinking about selling your home -- most likely your biggest investment -- here are some good reasons why you should consider going with an agent rather than FSBO:
If you're thinking about selling your home, and maybe going FSBO, call me and let's talk about it.
The video illustrates the yearly wear and tear on the homes systems and appliances, the fact that breakdowns are likely and frequent and how a home warranty service agreement can help protect against breakdowns.
Several years ago, I decided to purchase a home warranty on my home, and it has come in handy several times -- for a kitchen sink blockage and a broken attic fan, for example. Check out the video, and if you want more information, give me a call.
On a beautiful autumn day like today, there are so many fun things to do for all ages in and around North Jersey!
Here's a sampling for Sunday, October 13, 2013:
If you're thinking about buying, here's an interesting article about what happens if you wait..... with home prices and interest rates both rising, delaying your purchase can make a big difference in your monthly payment.
BUYING A HOUSE... THE COST IF YOU WAITED
The market has quickly shifted to a seller's market, with low inventory but a lot of buyers. With this shift, it's important for homeowners to realize that there is a built-in check to the current exuberance: the appraisal.
When multiple offers are received, the seller needs to carefully consider all aspects of each offer. The "best" offer may not be the one with the highest purchase price. The buyer's down payment and ability to qualify for a mortgage in some cases could trump the offer price.
Careful analysis of the offer is one very good reason why it is prudent for a homeowner to use an experienced agent rather than going "for sale by owner."
Call me if you'd like to talk about your options and what's happening in your local market. 551-427-6343.
North Jersey Residents Can Sign Up to Receive Text Messages from their Local Polcie Departments and Offices of Emergency Management
DID YOU KNOW....
The police departments and OEM's of many local towns now offer text messages through the Nixle Community Information Service. To receive Text messages from your Police Department and Office of Emergency Management, sign up at www.nixle.com.
These notifications allow residents to obtain important and timely information during emergencies when electric power may be interrupted.