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Selling your home

EDUCATE YOU IN YOUR HOME SELLING PROCESS

I believe that knowledge is power and I’m always happy to share my knowledge with my clients. You should be aware of every step in the home-selling process so that you never have to wonder what happens next. There’s more to selling a home than taking pictures, putting the house on the market, and showing it to potential buyers. 

It starts with listing your home. Do you know what happens after you sign the listing agreement, and what is expected of you during this time period? Let’s go over them together:

After Signing the Listing Agreement:

The listing agent will open a title order to review the property prelim. The agent will then look over the title to identify liens, taxes, judgments, sub-standards, and anything else affecting the property.

Escrow will prepare a seller’s net-sheet disclosing all seller’s expenses, commissions, payments, and seller’s net proceeds.

The agent’s transaction coordinator will prepare all seller’s disclosures and will provide via DocuSign to the seller to complete and sign.

Pre-Closing: 

The seller is to complete all escrow instructions, sign grant deed, and provide all disclosures related to the transaction.

The Seller must then make the property available for buyers to perform inspections and investigations during the contingency period.

At closing, the buyer will perform a final walk-through. The property is to be ready to be delivered vacant unless otherwise agreed.

Post-Closing:

Ensure buyer’s title is recorded and sellers receive the money due.

Sellers commonly pay the following at the closing:

  • Mortgage balance & pre-payments (if applicable)
  • Any claims against property
  • Property taxes & liens
  • Unpaid special assessments
  • HOA transfer dues
  • Real estate agencies commissions
  • Legal fee or title insurance premium

After Closing:
Keep all closing statements and home improvement receipts for tax purposes.

To schedule your free, no-obligation consultation please complete the form below or give me a call at 818.723.9071. 
I believe that trust, honesty, and integrity are essential ingredients in everything I do. That’s why, with my help and support by your side, I’ll effectively and efficiently sell your home.
Thank you,
Rana Khanjani, MBA

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