More Tips to Help Stop a Late-State Foreclosure

Have you fallen behind on your mortgage payments and need to know how to stop foreclosure at the last minute? You might feel hopeless or powerless due to the potential of losing your house. However, you might be able to save your house by using one of these 4 strategies to stop foreclosure at the … Continued

Will I Owe Taxes if I Sell an Inherited Property?

While an inheritance can represent a windfall, Uncle Sam always wants his cut. We may not like taxes, but it’s wise to consider them whenever you make any kind of a financial move. However, you will not necessarily owe taxes on the sale of your inherited home. Your tax liability will depend upon a number … Continued

Will Anybody Buy My House in Puget Sound if it Needs Work?

Theoretically, anyone could buy your house, even if it does need major repairs. Sellers are under no particular obligation to return their home to “like new” condition, and buyers do purchase “fixer-uppers.” Even so, some sellers wonder how to sell a house that needs work. You’ve probably seen the (largely unconvincing) real estate ads for … Continued

Handling an Estate Closure

Do you need to know how to process an estate closure? Dealing with the tragic death of a loved one is never a pleasant experience for anybody. However, one of the realities of this event involves ensuring: A person’s estate closes smoothly All debts become secured, and The forwarding of any profits for individuals listed … Continued

A Few Options if You’re Behind On Your Mortgage Payments

Many people who come to us struggle with a common issue: they are behind on their mortgage payments. So, if you’re behind on your mortgage payments… what are your actual options? This can be a really tough situation, so we want to break down your options, but, keep in mind that there is no “quick … Continued

Title and Your Inherited Puget Sound House

One of the most common reasons why people decide to sell a house through wholesalers such as Peak Real Estate Solutions is because they have inherited said property. Many don’t want to deal with having to fix it and go through the long process of selling it traditionally. Even though selling an inherited house through … Continued

What if Your Investment Property isn’t Cash-Flowing?

It might have seemed like a great idea at the time. But, if a neighborhood goes downhill, you’re sinking a load of money into repairs, or you can’t get reliable tenants, selling an investment property that isn’t cash-flowing suddenly becomes very enticing. There are many ways you might have landed in this predicament. Buying an … Continued

When You’re Selling a Vacant House, Avoid These Mistakes

Are you thinking of selling a vacant house? There are many considerations when selling an empty house that are different than selling an occupied house. In this article we cover: Why would a house be vacant? What are the dangers of a vacant home? What are the most common mistakes when selling a house that … Continued

Budgeting Mistakes That Can Impact Your Home

We buy houses in Puget Sound and surrounding areas for many various reasons, and ONE of those reasons is because people have financial problems or they fall behind on taxes for some reason. It’s easy to ignore these problems, but many of them are easier to avoid if you know how to prepare for them. … Continued

Sell Your House Fast with these 19 Staging Tips

If you are planning to put your house on the market, it goes without saying that you are hoping to sell your home as quickly as possible and get your asking price. Set the stage for success with these tips for styling and upgrading your home, and see results — fast. Read more: Boost … Continued

Is Inheriting a House with A Mortgage a Problem?

Did you recently inherit a house with a mortgage? When a loved one passes away, they don’t just leave behind a home. Many times, they leave behind a mortgage too. The hardest decision to make when you’ve inherited a property with a mortgage that hasn’t been paid off yet is whether or not to sell. … Continued

Necessary Documents to Sell Your House

In order to separate fact from fiction, let’s answer a few common myths about the closing process and exactly what documents you need to keep – and which ones can be found for you in today’s electronic and digital age. Documents Needed To Sell a House There are a few documents needed to sell a … Continued

How to Maintain Your Property if it’s Vacant

Many home sellers must move before their former property is sold. Additionally, many houses are left vacant after the death of a family member before the house goes to probate. When properties are left vacant, the home faces additional risks. Insurance Homes that are left vacant are at risk of becoming uninsured since many homeowners … Continued

Selling Your Home When There Might Be Title Issues

If you are trying to sell a house, it is important to determine if there are any existing issues regarding the title of the house. If there are issues, they must be resolved before the property can be sold. In this article, we discuss how to resolve title issues when selling your house. Possible Title … Continued