Let’s say that, for whatever reason, you’ve decided to sell your home, and move on with your life. You’ve looked at your options of going the “for sale by owner” route, or selling it through a Realtor or just selling it to a real estate investor. After looking at your situation, you’ve decided that selling to a real estate investor is the way to go. This can be a good option for many people in that it allows you to sell your home as-is quickly for cash, so you don’t need to spend the time and money to fix it up to show it to people. This is an especially useful option for those who need to sell fast.
That said, you still have to know what real estate investor to sell to. You drive by signs everyday on the side of the road that say “we buy houses.” The problem is that virtually anyone can stick such a sign in the ground, so you don’t really know who you’re dealing with.
Why It’s Important to Deal With a Reputable Home Buying Company
You’ve decided to sell your home for cash, but now you need to decide who to sell it to. Real estate investors do not need a license to buy a home any more than any private buyer does. You should do your homework on anyone you are thinking of selling to.
The first thing you should do is to see if they are an actual property investment company and not some random individual. This will give you an important clue that you are dealing with professionals who do this for a living and not someone who may be an unscrupulous individual trying to take advantage of people. Then you should do an internet search on the name of any home buying company.
If they have a professional looking website that also shows they offer homes they have bought for resale, then you know they do this for a living and are not a fly-by-night operation. You may also want to check their name with the Better Business Bureau.
A Safe Option for Philadelphia Area Home Sellers
At Walnut Hill Properties, we buy houses in Philadelphia and the surrounding area. We are property investors in Philadelphia who make cash offers and will buy homes as-is. Our home buyers at Walnut Hill Properties will enable you to close on your home much faster than if you were to sell it on the market to a regular buyer. Such a buyer may need financing, which may fall through, and they would insist you fix up and repair any issues with the home.
When dealing with us, you will also know you are dealing with a professional, reputable company that has been helping homeowners get cash for their homes and helping property investors find homes for years. Please contact us today, so we can get you the cash you need for your property.