How to Avoid Foreclosure in Chattanooga

While the housing market is rebounding, many people in Chattanooga] are still struggling to make their mortgage payments. If you’re underwater on your home, or having trouble keeping up with your monthly mortgage payments, you could be fearful that your mortgage provider is going to foreclose. Thankfully, there are a number of things that you can do … Continued

How to Sell Your House to an Investor in Chattanooga Tennessee

Home ownership just isn’t what it was in the 1950’s. In the past, people would buy a home and live there for the rest of their lives, often passing it on to their family. Things have changed. Many first-time homebuyers are going into it with the attitude that they’ll sell when it’s time for a change. If … Continued

4 Reasons Why Selling To An iBuyer is Risky for Chattanooga Homeowners

Are you thinking about selling to an iBuyer in Chattanooga? Learn why the process can be risky and what alternatives you have instead in our latest post! The rise of iBuyers is having a dramatic effect on the real estate market. While the convenience can be appealing, there are ways to sell that are just … Continued

Short Sale vs Foreclosure – What’s the Difference in Chattanooga?

Whether you’re a buyer or a borrower/seller, a short sale, and foreclosure each present different advantages and difficulties. What Is A Foreclosure In Chattanooga, Tennessee? In simple terms… “A foreclosed home is one in which the owner is unable to make his mortgage loan payments and the bank repossessed the home” (source).  If you stop … Continued

How to Stay in My Home After Foreclosure in Chattanooga

A recent study estimates that 47% of foreclosed properties are still occupied. When you first see that stat you may be surprised… but we’re not. What most people don’t realize is that banks aren’t in the business to own homes. They are in the business to loan people money. But when they have to foreclose … Continued

Why Winter Is The Worst Time To List Your House In Chattanooga

According to many sources, winter is the worst time to list your house in Chattanooga. There are many reasons that contribute to this. Keep reading to learn more about what you can do about it in our latest post! For many people looking to sell a house in Chattanooga, summer may prove to be a … Continued

Can a house be sold while in probate in Chattanooga Tennessee?

Probate is the process of reassigning the property to the beneficiaries after the person dies. When a person passes away they leave their loved ones and their property behind. Sometimes the last will or the Testate is left behind by the person and in some cases it is not. Whatever is the situation, the property … Continued

5 Ways To Avoid Foreclosure In Chattanooga

If foreclosure is looming over you like a black cloud on a sunny day, don’t ignore the rain. Open the letters your lender is sending you and see where you are at in the process. Make sure you find your mortgage documents and read them thoroughly to know what to expect when you don’t make … Continued

6 Reasons To Avoid The MLS When Selling Your Chattanooga House

If you own real estate, you have probably heard of the MLS. It is a members-only website that is joined by real estate agents in the area. They have a local level, a state level, and a national level. Joining this association designates the agent as a Realtor. They must pay to access this service. … Continued

Tax consequences when selling a house I inherited in Chattanooga

Inheriting a home is a pretty sweet experience, yet bitter at the same time… You are left with great property value you can use to improve your life, but you are still mourning the loss of a loved one. So you may tend to ask yourself at this point “what are the tax consequences when … Continued