10 Ways to Make a Foreclosure as Resalable as Possible…as Soon as Possible
By Frank Drake
By Maria Patterson Print Article RISMEDIA, June 9, 2009-While the real estate market continues to correct, buyers are confronted with an increasing number of opportunities. And for those Realtors who see it, there is opportunity for them as well-as long as they are prepared to do a little bit of work getting the property ready for resale. While a bleak picture for many, foreclosure properties represent a once-in-a-lifetime chance for many first-time home buyers, a way for move-up buyers to get the bigger house they need, and a way for second-home buyers to secure the vacation home they’ve always dreamed of. Getting a foreclosure property ready, however, means that the Realtor must be prepared-both mentally and financially-to take on home improvements and ...