We buy houses in Melbourne companies – are they credible?

If you’ve been driving around in Melbourne, chances are you’ve seen some billboards advertising companies that buy houses. Often times they say things like “We Buy Melbourne Houses!” or “Cash For Your House”. Are these “we buy houses in Melbourne companies” credible? How do I know if the local house buying companies out there are honest … Continued

Understanding the Foreclosure Process in Florida

Understanding the foreclosure process in Florida is an important part of navigating your own home foreclosure. Before we dive in… What is foreclosure anyway? Foreclosure is the legal process that lenders use to take back property securing a loan, generally after the borrower stops making payments. Foreclosure is no fun.  But just know that it’s not … Continued

Can I sell my Melbourne house in foreclosure?

Do you have a Melbourne Florida house that’s in foreclosure right now? Many people going through the Florida foreclosure process want to get out from under that burdensome house and wonder if they can sell the house in foreclosure. The short answer: yes. The long answer: it’s a little more complicated, but usually you can … Continued

Selling My House for Cash in Melbourne

Should you take a cash offer for your Melbourne house? Not always. I’ll tell you how to sell any property for cash, some reasons to refuse a cash offer – and when you shouldn’t say no. Selling My House For Cash In Melbourne If you’re selling a property in Melbourne to an end buyer (the person living … Continued

Is a Major Home Renovation Worth It in the Long Run?

For some homeowners, these seven factors can be taken into account with a home renovation, but is it worth it to remodel or change floor plans? Let’s look at this example. Let’s say you have a 4-bedroom home in a great school district. The neighborhood is amazing, and you are very comfortable there, but your … Continued

How do I sell my house without an agent in Melbourne?

If you’re looking to sell your house or investment property in Melbourne without using a real estate agent, we can help. Although we do cooperate with brokers, sometimes it’s best to avoid paying someone to be in the middle. After all, paying 5-6% of the sale of a property in a commission is a lot of money. … Continued

Selling My House Fast in Melbourne

You need to sell your Melbourne house fast right?  If you’re saying… “I’m having the toughest time selling my house fast in Melbourne“… you’re at the right place 🙂 These tips will help you get your property sold. [NOTE: Most important – if you really need to sell fast, consider the option of selling for cash offer … Continued

I’m Relocating And Need To Sell My House In Melbourne

Relocation is a complicated exercise in coordination. We get local Melbourne home sellers calling us or submitting their house info on this website every week saying “I’m relocating and need to sell my house in Melbourne“.  The great thing is that we’re able to help a good many of those sellers sell their house quickly … Continued

Selling a Home After the Loss of a Family Member

Selling a Home After the Loss of a Family Member Losing someone you love is difficult enough without having to consider what to do with their property. Unfortunately, dealing with a home is something you must face sooner rather than later. Selling a home after a death is not pleasant, but quick action can eliminate … Continued

Moving Elderly Parents

Moving Your Elderly Parents and Selling Their Home

Real Estate Insights: The Difficult Process of Moving Your Elderly Parents to Assisted Living and Selling Their Home   Moving your elderly parents into an assisted living facility and selling their home are two of the most difficult things you can do. First, you are taking them out of familiar surroundings and having them start … Continued

How to Resolve Code Violations

How to resolve code enforcement violations on your home How far can a city go in enforcing code violations?  Every city has its own set of violations they deem as unacceptable and of high importance in correcting.  Many violations can be as small as a car parked on the wrong side of the road to … Continued

Home Repairs Remain Long After Hurricane Season

If you were lucky enough to make it through an entire hurricane season without any damage or repairs needed, you are one of the lucky homeowners in Florida. The 2017 hurricane season was one of the most active with 16 on the record books so far and we are not done until December 1, 2017. … Continued