Whether you're buying a single-family home or a multifamily property for sale in Silicon Valley, you'll hear the term contingencies floated around - but what does that mean, and does it apply to you? What, exactly, are contingencies in a real estate purchase contract? Here's what you need to know. What Are Contingencies in a
If you’re thinking about buying a multi-family property in Silicon Valley, which may be a great investment strategy, there’s a certain way to go about it. Here’s what you need to know. Buying a multi-family property is different from purchasing a single-family home. You’ll likely have to secure special financing (unless you’re buying with cash),
The past year has shown us record low interest rates, making many people consider their options for purchasing a home. So what does the process entail, how does it all work, and how long does it take? Here are the steps to buying a single-family home. If you’re thinking of buying a home but aren’t
Back to Buyer's Guide Selling a duplex, triplex or fourplex can take time – and many buyers and sellers aren’t aware of exactly how long. Here’s what you need to know about the buyer's and seller’s timeline for a multifamily properties in Santa Clara County. How Long Does it Take
Back to Seller's Guide Closing costs are part of every real estate transaction. When you’re selling a duplex, triplex, fourplex or single-family home, you’ll be responsible for paying for some – or all – the closing costs associated with your transaction. What Are Closing Costs in a Real Estate Transaction?
Back to Buyer's Guide Now that everything is done, it is time to close the deal. But before you do that, your agent will have opened an escrow account. About Escrow After you and the seller have signed the purchase agreement contract, your REALTOR® can open escrow with a licensed
Back to Seller's Guide After you and the buyer have signed your purchase agreement contract on your duplex, triplex or fourplex (or your single-family home), your REALTOR® can open escrow with a licensed title company. The title company acts as an intermediary in collecting all documents and payments to make