If you recently inherited a property in the Capital Region, you are probably faced with a mixture of emotions and a dilemma. On one hand, you are still grieving for the loved one you just lost and that’s a difficult emotional state to make important financial decisions. On the other hand, that loved one left you a property and with it, a dilemma. The property can be both a valuable asset and a draining liability. Often, inherited properties come with years of deferred maintenance and need … [Read more...] about What to Do If You Inherited an Albany or Saratoga Property
You have an Albany NY or Saratoga NY area property you need to sell fast and you are evaluating your options. Perhaps you are facing a financial rough patch and cannot afford the mortgage payments on your home anymore. Now you risk losing your home to foreclosure. Or maybe, you’re going through a divorce and need to sell fast to relieve the stress of the situation. Or, a realtor might tell you that your house needs thousands in repairs in order to sell via the traditional route and you can’t … [Read more...] about There are different types of cash house buyers. Find out who you can rely on to purchase your house for cash.
Going through a divorce is a challenging time for most people. It’s uncomfortable and disruptive even when it’s amicable, and extremely stressful when the environment is confrontational and hostile. Divorce often requires that you sell your house, which further complicates an already chaotic and stressful period. In Albany County, a house for sale sits on the market for 109 days on average. In Saratoga County, that number is 148 days on the market. Accommodating … [Read more...] about The best way to sell your Albany or Saratoga County house fast during a divorce
You have an Albany or Saratoga county property you need to sell. You have evaluated your options and looked at all the hidden costs of selling a home. You do not like the idea of paying the 5%-6% commission to a real estate agent. As a result, you decided to explore other options. You might consider selling the home yourself via the “For Sale by Owner” route. This might seem like an attractive alternative to hiring a real estate agent to sell your property in order to save on … [Read more...] about Should You Sell Your Property as FSBO?
Do you have an Albany NY Capital Region property that you are considering selling? Does the house have a mold problem, and is the thought of it getting in the way of the sale concerning you? Fear not, you will have multiple options for the sale and multiple ways of dealing with the mold problem. Selling The Property Via An AgentThe first option is to go through the traditional agent route. A traditional Albany NY or Saratoga NY area agent will help you sell your property to a home buyer, … [Read more...] about SELLING AN ALBANY NY CAPITAL REGION HOME WITH MOLD ISSUES
All of us face difficult times in our lives – death, divorce, illness, and job loss to name a few. When these difficult situations prevent us from paying our mortgage, constant harassment – letters, phone calls, emails – from the bank or collection agency can make difficult situations feel infinitely worse. If you are facing this situation and want to put end to it, the first step is to decide if you want to keep or sell your house. How you can stop … [Read more...] about HOW TO STOP FORECLOSURE AND AVOID LOSING YOUR CAPITAL REGION HOME