Prep Your Riverside Home for Market, or You’ll Pay the Price

Our column from the Riverside Press-Enterprise, Aug. 30, 2014: With summer winding down and home inventory on the increase, unprepared home sellers could be in for a long, cold winter. Because when homes aren’t selling in one day, only those that stand out from the competition will attract an offer, much less get the highest possible price. Here are some basic steps to prepare your house for a quick and profitable sale ...

What a Seller Should Disclose During a Home Sale

Our column from the Riverside Press-Enterprise, Aug. 23, 2014: When it comes to selling a home, full disclosure is one of the most important responsibilities of the owner. In California, the seller of a residential property (one to four units) is required by law to disclose to a buyer under contract everything they know that might have a material affect on the value or desirability of the property. Everything.

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Selling a Home in Probate? Assemble a Great Team

Our column from the Riverside Press-Enterprise, Aug. 9, 2014: Before the death of a loved one, too few people worry about how their estate will be handled. And after someone passes, survivors are often caught off guard by the huge workload and heavy responsibilities. For those left to navigate the complex and thankless probate process, here are some answers to common questions for executors and administrators of an estate.

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How to Handle Multiple Offers on a Home Sale

Our column from the Riverside Press-Enterprise, Aug. 3, 2014: If a house is priced attractively, or if the real estate market is hot, buyers can end up competing for the same home. It’s not unusual in the Inland Empire for more than one buyer to make an offer on the same property. And in those “multiple-offer” situations, the rules, and strategies, change.