Seller Tips Category

On The Market? Consider Having a Home Inspection Performed “before” Selling your Home

November 27th, 2011 // filed under: Buyer Tips, Seller Tips Dana 4 Homes

Many homeowners list their home before considering having a complete home inspection performed. In many cases, the items you overlook, or have come to live with, may be of a bigger concern to a potential purchaser. Things a homeowner may take for granted,  can be a potential problem for a buyer. Maybe your buyer will be a single person, busy schedule, and fixing many "little" items, can become a burden. The small items bundled up, may become enough of the big picture, to...Continue Reading...

Carbon Monoxide Detectors Save Lives

November 20th, 2011 // filed under: Buyer Tips, Community Information, Home Improvement, Seller Tips Dana 4 Homes

A recently passed law requires Carbon Monoxide Detectors be installed when transferring ownership of your home. While your Real Estate professional will guide you through the new California Laws, many homeowners that are not selling their homes, need also be in compliance with the new safety laws. The only sure bet in knowing if your home is releasing potentially harmful Carbon Monoxide into your home, is to install (CO), Carbon Monoxide detectors on each floor, and outside all areas you may sleep in. They're easy...Continue Reading...

Hire A CDPE Specialist To Handle The Short Sale Of Your Home

November 6th, 2011 // filed under: Buyer Tips, Seller Tips Dana 4 Homes

Many homeowners don't know where to begin, when considering selling their home in a short sale situation.  Quite often, the homeowner may feel the need to hire an Attorney, which may not be necessary. The CDPE Specialist, is a Real Estate Professional, that has taken the time to become a Certified Distressed Property Expert, and understands the process and proceedure of the short sale a home. The short sale occurs when a homeowner owes more on their loan, then the current...Continue Reading...

Decreased Home Values & Lowering Your Property Taxes

October 22nd, 2011 // filed under: Seller Tips Dana 4 Homes

With the current decrease in property values, many of us may be eligible for a reduction in Property Taxes. The process is simple, but you will need current comps to support your belief that your Property Taxes should be lowered. If you would like me to assist you with obtaining the necessary data, simply give me a call at (661)284-7734, or visit my website at dana4homes.com as I've successfully assisted many homeowner's with this process. For example, if you live in the Santa Clarita...Continue Reading...