Once you have accepted an offer on your home, there are still a few hoops to jump through.
If you are selling on a short sale, the next step is your lender’s approval. As your agent, I’ll help you with the letter you need to send and will prepare a package showing the lender market values, etc. to verify that the offer is worth accepting. Then I’ll follow up and negotiate with the lender to get approval as quickly as possible.
If you’re selling with equity in your home, the next step is inspections and the removal of any other buyer contingencies. Then, unless we need to re-negotiate after the inspection, the next step will be the appraisal.
During the offer stage you will have agreed to a set amount that you’ll contribute toward any repairs…