Check out this great article.... 4 Reasons to Sale NOW!

Real Estate Agent with Keller Williams Town & Country Realty

This is a great article that I found while reading through The National Association of Realtors Real Estate news.  Source: McClatchy Tribune, Kate Forgach (02/07/2010) Check it out! below.....

 4 Reasons to Sell Now
Selling a property in this tough market can seem like a challenge. Here are four factors that actually make this a good time to post a For-Sale sign.

  • Sell low and buy low. Because all property values are down, the loss on the property a home owner sells is really only a paper loss because the next property he buys also will be a bargain. If he buys smartly, when prices come back up in a few years, he'll be in better shape.
  • Down-payment help is widely available. While nothing-down loans have disappeared, it is easy to find down-payment assistance for lower-income and first-time home buyers. Programs vary all over the country, but one good way to find them is to search online for "down-payment assistance programs" and the name of your region.
  • Your uncle has money to share. Besides the $8,000 first-time home buyer tax credit and the $6,500 move-up credit, there are an array of energy tax credits that can make home improvements pay off in cash.
  • Good help is available. Really talented real estate practitioners, contractors, and designers are available and eager for business.

Source: McClatchy Tribune, Kate Forgach (02/07/2010)

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Julie Cox-Money

Buyer Specialist

The Rivers Team


Keller Williams Realty

Tallahassee, Florida

Michael Setunsky
Woodbridge, VA
Your Commercial Real Estate Link to Northern VA

Gene and Rebekah, good points for putting up that For Sale Sign. There are some good deals out there. Thanks for the info.

Feb 09, 2010 11:39 PM