Selling A Home

You’ve inherited a home now what?

You’ve inherited a home now what?

 Inheriting a home comes with a lot of responsibilities and decision making by the heir(s). If you have a loved one that has passed on and you’ve inherited their home or are the executor of the estate, below is a guideline to help you through the process before you decide whether or not to sell or keep the home.

Making sure the home is secure and re-keying is extremely important. (it’s almost impossible to know who may have a key).  Notify the local police department that the property is now vacant. Speak with trusted neighbors and ask them to keep an eye on the property.

  • Set up lights with timers to make the home appear to be occupied.
  • Make sure mail is forwarded or regularly picked up and no leaflets are left at the door/porch.
  • Continue making mortgage payments,...

Selling a Home in Louisville- Does Your Home Appeal to Louisville Buyers?

If You Were Selling Today, Would You Have the Home  That Buyers Want?

By: Dona DeZube        

Published: November 8, 2013

Knowing what appeals to today’s homebuyers, and considering  those trends when you remodel, can pay off years from now when you sell your  home.

Two new surveys about what homebuyers want have me feeling pretty smug about  my own home choices. Maybe you'll feel the same.

Privacy from neighbors remains at the top of the most-wanted list (important  to 86% of buyers), according to the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS’® "2013  Community Preference Survey." Privacy is no doubt the best feature of my  mid-century ranch home, since I can only see one neighbor’s house and it’s a  couple...