How To Sell A Georgia House At No Cost To You

Can You Sell A Georgia House At No Cost To You?

There are a lot of expenses that are involved in selling a house in Georgia. Let’s go over some of the costs of selling your house and THEN I’ll tell you how to get around all that.

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Typical cost of selling your house

House Repairs

It doesn’t matter if you have been living in your Ga house for a year or ten years, there are always repairs any inspector will find that need doing when you sell your house (Inspectors have to justify their fee, so they ALWAYS find something). The more the repairs, the more cost will be added to your wallet.

Upgrades

If you bought the house your selling in the last five years, you may be able to get around this. Otherwise, you will need to upgrade certain parts of your house in order to compete with other houses on the market.
Kitchens and Bathrooms are always at the top of the list for updating and give the highest return. “Highest” return does NOT mean you get all your money back, just the highest percent.

Marketing

Many listing agents will be included most of the marketing expense in their commission. Drone photos and premium listings may be extra. Check with the listing agent before you sign a listing agreement.
If you sell your Georgia house yourself, these expenses fall on you until the house sells. Bandit signs, listings in news papers and online markets will cost some money. Flyers to pass around the neighborhood work well, but they are another cost.

Closing Costs

Closing costs include items like; a title search, surveys, and loan payoffs and attorney fees. Closing costs are completely negotiable. Buyer could pay for all the closing cost or the seller could. Right now in our area, buyers and sellers are sharing the closing equally. With that, sellers can expect to pay anywhere from 1-3% of the final sale price in closing costs.

Holding Costs

Until the house actually sells, you are still responsible for paying the utilities, water, trash and Mortgage payments. If you have already moved to another house, you are paying DOUBLE. Those are holding costs.

Run the numbers

A typical house for Middle Georgia- $130,000

Minus-

Carpet, paint, and minor repairs- $9500

Half closing costs ($7000)- $3500

No upgrades needed (I’ll be nice)- $0

Realtor commissions (6%)- $7800

2x months of Holding costs (Mortgage $950, utilities- $450)- $2800

Remaining value in the house- $106,400

If your mortgage balance is more than $106,400, your going to be paying extra to sell your house,

The secret To Sell your Georgia house without a dime out of your pocket.

Sell your house As-Is

Sell your house to us as-is. Many sellers do not have enough equity to sell their house without paying out of pocket expenses. We can buy the house and do the repairs ourselves. Even if you have no equity in the house, we can usually still buy a house and still get the seller out of the house without paying out money they don’t have or want to spend.

Sell To A Professional Buyer

Working with a professional home buyer will allow you to sell your house quickly and for a great price. We’ll work with you to make the process as simple as possible, making sure you don’t ever have to spend a dime.
Contact us for more information.
Good Luck

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