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What to Do Before Selling a House

By Matea Shosho

Selling a house is one of the most important decisions you can make. You want the process to be smooth and easy as possible. Here is how:

  • Begin with making sure you have the right reasons to sell. You need to see the whole processes through, and make sure you are not trying to without for no actual reason.
  • Once you have decided, determine how much money you will need, related costs, and how much financing your new home will require. Once you have determined this, learn about the different mortgage types and choose carefully. Don't forget a loan pre-approval letter to see how much mortgage you qualify for.
  • Follow up by making sure that you chose a qualified listing agent. Interview different people, and meet a few neighborhood specialists. You need to know the true potential you hour has for selling. Don't forget to carefully negotiate and sign your listing agreement.
  • And to conclude, make sure your house is sold before buying a new one. It is usually much more profitable to sell your house first than buy a new one.
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