Preparing to Sell

April 13, 2018

Home Repair Checklist DIY Inspection

Home inspections by a licensed property inspector are well worth the money.  They have tools to test various components (eg hvac), and experience of seeing hundreds of houses. You can't replace an expert with a checklist.

 

You can, however, use a checklist like this to prepare your ...

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March 21, 2018

Property Condition Checklist

If you need to get your home in "market-ready" condition or you need to find everything wrong with your house to serve as evidence in a property tax protest, this checklist will be your best friend. 

 

 Scroll down or click here: Property Condition Checklist

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March 15, 2018

Will I Pay Tax When I Sell My Home - Capital Gains Explained

The IRS changed the rules in 1997 that stated you had to sell your residence and buy another house within 2 years. This rule no longer applies. Now the IRS doesn’t care what you do with your money when you sell.

Under the newest changes, you must have lived in ...

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Aug. 21, 2017

For Sale By Owner VS Realtor

Real Estate Commissions Aren't Cheap, But Are They Worth It?

A new independent study by Collateral Analytics shows that Realtors are indeed worth their commission, generally speaking.

The study concludes that successful "For Sale By Owner" (FSBO) sellers achieve prices significantly below those from similar properties sold by a Realtor ...

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June 20, 2017

Chandler Crouch Realtors in the News!

Exciting times at Chandler Crouch Realtors! We've been featured in a number of recent stories via local news outlets. We're happy to be in a position to help so many people.

 

Lauren Zakalik with WFAA Channel 8 interviewed Chandler on May 17th about the tax increases in ...

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March 31, 2017

Dave Ramsey Real Estate ELP and Advice

Dave Ramsey Real Estate ELP and Advice | Fort Worth Texas

If you're thinking about buying or selling a home, it would be smart to do your homework and make the best decision you can for your finances.

Any real estate transaction you have is going to be among the ...

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March 15, 2017

Brick Mortar Crack Repair Secret - Cheap & Easy (Heritage Subdivision)

Click here to get a home repair checklist or scroll down for brick repair secrets.

 

 

Brick Mortar Crack Repair

 

The Problem

If you're selling your home and have a crack in your brick, buyers will assume the worst and go buy another house. They don't ...

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June 12, 2015

When is the best time of year to sell a house - Summer or Winter?

When should you list your home for sale? Most people believe that summer is the best time to list your home because that is when the real estate market is busy and active. We can see it moving quickly—yard signs pop up all over the place! And it’s true, more ...

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