open house

My Agent Doesn’t Believe in Open Houses. Can They Refuse to Perform Services I...

I’m selling my house and I’d like to have a few open houses, but my agent says they don’t believe in open houses....
rental property  e

Is Rent-to-Own Worth Considering?

I’d like to buy a home; I can afford monthly payments, but I’m working on my credit. I saw an ad for a...
realtor   e

The House was Owned Only for a Year; Should I Be Suspicious It’s on...

I know the seller has only owned the home for a year, and I’d like to know why they’re selling already. I’m worried...
RECA Ask Charles bg

Doesn’t The Seller Have to Tell Buyers There are Multiple Offers?

I made an offer on a property that was not accepted. I later learned there were multiple offers on the property; if I...
RECA Ask Charles bg

Comparative Market Analysis vs. Property Appraisal: What’s the Difference?

My real estate agent gave me a comparative market analysis when we set the listing price for my home, but now a buyer’s...
hail  e

There was a storm after my offer was accepted and the house needs a...

There was a major hail storm after a seller accepted my offer to purchase their home, and the house needs a new roof....
kitchen island  e

Was the seller allowed to take the movable kitchen island with them?

I just bought a house, and on possession day, I noticed the movable island from the kitchen, which I loved when I viewed...
RECA Ask Charles bg

Doesn’t the seller have to tell me the house is conditionally sold?

I made an offer on my dream home and stopped looking at other properties. My offer was not accepted, and I later learned...
blueprints  e

My agent sent me the home measurement bill. What should I do?

I just listed my home, and my real estate agent told me we had to hire someone to professionally measure my home. The...
real estate  e

“Buyers” just viewed my home to see it as a comparable for their own...

My townhouse is listed for sale. There was a showing earlier today, and I found out those “buyers” just viewed my home to...
haunted house  e

Disclosing deaths in properties to potential buyers

My elderly mother passed away at home. We are now selling her home; do we have to disclose that she died in the...
contract  e

Real Estate Agent Commissions

I’m selling my house, and the listing agreement says I have to pay my real estate agent commissions if my place sells after...