When The Buyer Backs Out: Real Estate Sales SolutionsWhen The Buyer Backs Out: Real Estate Sales Solutions


About Me

When The Buyer Backs Out: Real Estate Sales Solutions

The first time I sold a house, I had no idea that the buyer could back out of the contract partway through. I was taken aback when it happened to me, and my real estate agent had to explain the process of terminating the contract and requesting the earnest deposit. After the contract was terminated, I spent a lot of time researching why a buyer could back out of a sale, what I could do about it as the seller, and ways to minimize the risk of it happening. I created this site to share what I've learned in the hopes of preventing other homeowners from experiencing what I did. I hope it helps you to be better prepared as you sell your home.

Categories

Archive

Latest Posts

Help Your Real Estate Agent Get Your Home Sold
26 October 2017

While it's true that your real estate agent is mor

The Millennial Home Buyer: How Technology Can Save Time And Help You Succeed
18 October 2017

For those who make up the most active segment of t

3 Things You Need To Know About Caring For Your Manufactured Home
17 October 2017

Mobile homes are a great way to become a homeowner

Do You Need To Sell A Vacant Home?
10 October 2017

In an ideal situation, your old home will sell bef

Where To Buy A Vacation Home Outside Of Manhattan If You Like To Swim But Hate Pools
27 February 2017

If you're the type that loves to swim, but hates t

Three Key Tips for Your Upcoming Move

When you want to be sure that you are able to move your household from one place to another, you will be able to streamline that process by hiring professional moving services. These professionals will be able to give you the assistance that you need by setting up a moving date and doing the heavy lifting so that you can relax and focus on other parts of the moving process. With this in mind, read on and follow these points below for making the most of your move. 

Tip #1: Follow a Timetable While Planning Out Your Move

If you want your move to go fluidly, you should be meticulous in how you plan it out. In terms of a timetable, make sure that you book your moving day about eight weeks in advance to make sure that the date is secure and that you have time to pack and plan further. You should call a moving service out to your home for a consultation and a walk-through so they can get a clear idea of how many items you have and what types of items you have. About six weeks from the move, you should begin getting your utilities switched over to the new address and notify the utility companies about the moving date. Plan accordingly so that you are able to stay organized during your move. 

Tip #2: Keep Track of Your Items Meticulously

To be sure that you never forget anything, you should set up a list to tell you where everything is located. This allows you to seamlessly pack and unpack as you get used to your new living arrangements. Also, pack a box of essentials so that you have what you need from the first day in your new place. 

Tip #3: Shop Around for the Best-Priced Moving Services

You should shop around with many different movers so that you can get the price you'll be able to afford. If you are moving somewhere within your own state, the cost typically averages around $1,170. However, the average price may be higher or lower, depending on the company that you decide to do business with. You should also consider the cost of extras like moving insurance and temporary storage. 

Follow these three tips to have a smoother move. You may also want to consider contacting a local professional moving service for more moving tips to make your relocation easier.