The traditional way to selling your Colorado Springs house is not the only way to do it. Call a local Colorado Springs real estate investor for information on alternative ways to sell.
For most, selling a Colorado Spring house in the usual way may be all that you are familiar with. Since this is the most common way to do so, it’s no wonder that this is how most sellers assume they will have to sell.
A few will go out on their own and attempt to sell by owner, but that seems a bit radical and it’s a lot of trouble. Selling by owner will save you the commission paid on a traditional sale, but you may wonder if the work load is worth the trouble of saving a few thousand dollars.
Hiring someone else to sell your Colorado Springs house for you can also be a lot of trouble. How can that be since they do all of the work? Well, the fact is, they don’t exactly do all of the work necessary to make the house sell-able.
They usually come over and look around the house, and then make recommendations for what you must do to get the house up to a standard that they have set. Repairs and cleanups can cost you lots of time and money. If your house is already in great shape, that might not be too bad, but if there are problems you’ll have to fix them before the house is shown.
After the house is ready to be listed and to receive visitors who are looking to buy, your role will not end there. Since it’s better for you to be gone when the house is shown, you’ll be asked to vacate the house on very short notice when someone wants to come and take a look.
You will have to keep the house clean all the time, as you never know when a potential buyer might be in the neighborhood and wish to see the inside of your house. You must then race around picking up loose items, throwing dishes in the dishwasher, and making the beds. The dogs and kids will need to come with you, too, in hopes that someone will be interested and make an offer.
If all of this sounds like a lot of trouble, it really is. A simpler way would be to sell your Colorado Springs house is to a real estate investment company.
When we buy houses, we buy them as is, meaning you won’t need to repair anything, clean out the basement, or replace the roof. Contact us for a no-obligation offer to see what your house is worth.