The Problem With Deferring Maintenance

Dated: 11/24/2014

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Deferring maintenance can be expensive since many minor issues have the potential to grow into major problems that can no longer be ignored. These needed repairs can really take their toll when it comes time to sell.  

Homes that obviously need work turn off potential buyers, and will prompt other to write offers well under market value. Less visible issues that identified during a home inspection can be deal breakers if sellers don’t agree to address them prior to closing. In extreme cases, lenders may also refuse to fund a loan based on the condition of a home.
If your home could use some preventative maintenance feel free to ask your real estate professional to recommend a good service provider.

Danielle Smith is a native of Boston who now calls Dallas home. She has a background in finance, insurance, hospitality, and with a strong desire for making 

connections. She really enjoys helping her clients buy the homes they love and walk them through the A to Z process. Danielle's attention to detail and ability to communicate efficiently helps homes sell for top dollar. Danielle Smith is a dedicated sales agent at JP & Associates REALTORs . " Exceeding Expectations" is not just a motto it's her passion. She can be reached at 469-215-3960 or  [email protected].

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