Synopses & Reviews
Goodbye, old house-hello, good buy!
From looking to sell to finding a dream home, this all-in-one guide features new, updated, and vital information and tips on getting the best deal...no matter which side of the deal you're on.
Unlike other books, this covers both buying and selling-which usually go hand-in-hand
Revised edition includes more information on buying a second home, researching locations, saving on costs, and more
Existing-home sales are setting new records every year
Very low mortgage rates are making this a great time to buy
The top-selling, most complete buyer's and seller's guide available.
The top-selling book on the subject, this latest edition of The Complete Idiot's Guide to Buying and Selling a Home focuses on everything to do with the sale and purchase of a house. With updated information on finding good schools and neighborhoods, expanded coverage on home auction sales, and the changing options buyers and sellers have with brokers, this is the best home buyer's and seller's guide on the market.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [377-381] and index.
'Anyone who is trying to buy or sell a home or condo, particularly for the first time, should read this book. It tells you how to find great deals, research property values, plan for resale, and buy or sell on the Internet. Learn how to clean up your credit report and how to avoid those additional costs that banks tack on to the price of homes.'
About the Author
Shelley O'Hara has written more than 30 books. She works closely with real estate agents and specialists in the real estate market.
Nancy D. Lewis is a freelance writer, editor, and author of numerous books on lifestyles. She is also a multiple home buyer and seller.