One plus side of buying probate real estate is motivated sellers. There is often a sense of urgency behind selling probate properties. Heirs generally don’t want to own the home they inherited. In the meantime, taxes must be paid and general upkeep must be maintained. This gives buyers of probate homes a bit more bargaining power than they would have with a traditional home sale.
Probate Sellers Are Motivated Sellers
Heirs don’t want to have to put in improvements to sell the probate real estate they inherited. Sometimes, they don’t even live nearby. A quick, easy sale is more important than holding off for top dollar for typical sellers of probate real estate. Plus, it’s not just taxes heirs are dealing with. Remember, every month that home doesn’t sell is also often a month of electricity and water payments and a month of lawn care payments. So, probate home sellers are usually very motivated sellers. Often, you can save sometimes tens of thousands and purchase a home with instant equity.
That’s the difference between sellers and motivated sellers.
Do You Need A California Realtor Specializing In Probate?
We are experts in the probate sale under the probate code and trust law. So, we know the California Probate Code. We won’t let you get lost in it. If you need a realtor in California specializing in probate, please contact us today! We are upfront and honest about the costs of probate. Everyone wants to know about probate fees, but no one wants to talk about them. We will though. Sentinel Realty Partners wants our clients to be fully prepared and fully informed about buying or selling California probate real estate.
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