Archive for the ‘Sell a Property to a Builder’ Category

Selling a Hoarder House in South Tampa

Posted on: November 1st, 2018 by , 14,797 Comments

Selling a Hoarder House in South Tampa Family members who are tasked with selling a hoarder’s house are often overwhelmed the challenges of dealing with the property. One poster on the DC Urban Mom site wrote. “The house is floor to ceiling stuff, and there are significant leaks and mold in the house (no one knows how bad it is until we clear out some of the stuff).” Thankfully, there

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Understanding Save Our Homes Portability… How to Keep Your Property Taxes From Soaring Even if You Sell Your House and Move into a Much Newer, Larger Home

Posted on: September 12th, 2018 by , 357 Comments

Learn how some homeowners pay as little as one third the property taxes as people living on the same street because of Florida’s Save Our Homes Law. Then learn how to take advantage of the law.  I have a past customer… we will call her “Jennifer” and she lived in her house in South Tampa for 32 years before it started to fall apart. She had to deal with repairs

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Listed on Zillow… Now Sold to a South Tampa Builder!

Posted on: July 25th, 2018 by , 11,635 Comments

This seller started with a For Sale By Owner sign and a free listing on Zillow. While he got lots of calls… and a lot of low ball offers… other ‘buyers’ didn’t seem real at all and never put anything in writing. That’s when he got one of our cards in the mail and he called us at We quickly put together a sensible offer with a fair price

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1031 Exchange – Deferring Capital Gains Taxes

Posted on: July 17th, 2018 by , 17,613 Comments

A 1031 Exchange allows property owners to defer payment of capital gains taxes by taking the proceeds from the sale of one investment property, placing them in a special escrow account and purchasing a new property. We helped this property owner get a great price from one of our local builder partners and referred them to a 1031 exchange company that allowed them to roll their profits into another property

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Negotiating Contracts at Pot Bellies – Lot Sold #26 – Celebrating 100 Lots Sold

Posted on: April 12th, 2018 by , 17,303 Comments

Negotiating Contracts at Pot Bellies – Lot Sold #26 – Celebrating 100 Lots Sold Part of the adventure of selling 100 lots has been the opportunity to check out some wonderful restaurants in South Tampa that have been favorites of some of our home sellers over the years. We signed the deal for lot #26 at Potbellies Family Restaurant on Himes Avenue… tucked in behind Britton Plaza. Famous for their

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How to Sell the House when Mom or Dad is on Medicaid

Posted on: April 5th, 2018 by , 17,741 Comments

How to Sell the House when Mom or Dad is on Medicaid It’s a story I’ve heard all too often… a home remains abandoned year after year… because a family is under the impression that a property can not be sold without jeopardizing long-term care benefits under Medicaid. While it can be a challenge to liquidate a property in this situation, there are a number of strategies that can help families

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Sold Lot #99 – Helping a Homeowner Sell a Teardown in 3 Weeks

Posted on: March 16th, 2018 by , 13,372 Comments

Helping a Homeowner Sell a Teardown in 3 Weeks Since 2014, when we started helping homeowners sell small houses, lots, and teardowns to builders in South Tampa we’ve helped a lot of families. In fact, we’ve been going through our records and it looks like we will be celebrating our 100th closed lot in just a few weeks… and today we helped family #70 sell lot #99 to a builder.

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Testimonial – Getting a Fast Response – Lot #80

Posted on: February 14th, 2018 by , 14,568 Comments

Patti and her family had a property to sell that had been lived in for 48 years. She called one morning and by the afternoon she had an offer where she wouldn’t need to pay for any commissions, repairs, or closing costs. Do you have an older, smaller home in South Tampa? Are you thinking that it’s a teardown? Give me a call… My name is Robert Wilson. I’m

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Selling a Storm Damaged Home in South Tampa

Posted on: January 25th, 2018 by , 17,635 Comments

This family had a hole in their roof! After Hurricane Irma… this family had some major issues with their property. They had lived their 43 years… and it was time to make a move. We worked with mom and dad… and several of their children to help make sure they were comfortable with selling their home for a fair price to one of our trusted builder partners. Do you have

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Testimonial – Helping Your Parents Sell Their Home To a Builder – Lot #95

Posted on: January 23rd, 2018 by , 17,508 Comments

Testimonial – Helping Your Parents Sell Their Home To a Builder Today I want to tell the story of a family I met after Hurricane Irma. When I first came to their home, there was a blue tarp on the roof and they had a hole in their roof. They knew it was time to leave, having lived in the home for 44 years there was a lot of deferred

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