Escape Mortgage Payment

Want to escape your mortgage payment? A lot of people feel trapped once they’ve bought a home… like they just have to live with a mortgage payment that’s financially unsustainable for them. But that’s not true. In fact, here are 4 different things you can do to lower or get rid of your mortgage payment… … Continued

Hard To Let Go

It’s hard to let go of a home that you’ve owned for a long-time… We totally get it. We’ve helped a lot of people sell their homes in the Greater Kansas City area and many of them struggle with the process because they have an understandable emotional attachment to the property. And we like to … Continued

Has Your House Listing Expired

Has your house listing expired? We know… it’s frustrating. You put a lot of effort into listing your house with an agent and getting everything ready for selling… but crickets. And now you’re back at square one. 🙁 But not all is lost… here are 4 things you can do with a home that won’t … Continued

Talking With Tenants

How do you tell tenants that you’re going to sell your house? This can be a difficult conversation to have… especially if you’re worried that your tenants will get upset or lash out after you tell them. But we’ve worked with tons of different homeowners in the Greater Kansas City area and here are some … Continued

Resources

Wanting to sell your house in the Greater Kansas City area? We’ve helped lots of homeowners from different backgrounds sell their homes. And here are some resources that can help you make the process as painless (and as profitable) as possible… Angie’s List — When you sell your home, you’re probably going to need to … Continued

Costs of Selling

Want to sell your home and get as much money as possible? What stinks is, selling your home can be EXPENSIVE… especially if there are a lot of things in your house that you need to fix, replace, or upgrade. It’s not unusual for those costs to cut into the seller’s profit by up to … Continued

Can’t Go Upstairs

Are you regularly struggling to go upstairs in your own home? We understand. We’ve helped lots of different homeowners in the greater Kansas City area downsize to homes that are a better fit for them. After all, if you’re not using the second floor of your home, then it makes sense to downsize and save … Continued

Sell A Home With Fire or Flood Damage

Are you trying to sell a home with fire or flood damage? At Dogwood Properties, we’ve helped lots of different people in the Greater Kansas City area sell their homes in a difficult situation. And we wanted to offer a few pieces of advice. Because even though you’re home is damaged… doesn’t mean you can’t … Continued

What To Watch Out For

Have you considered selling to a professional homebuyer? Great idea! Professional homebuyers (like us!) can make you a fair cash offer and close in as little as two weeks. But not ALL professional homebuyers are created equal. Here are a few things to watch out for… Reviews — Every legit professional home buying company will … Continued

How Much Is Your House Worth?

How much is your house REALLY WORTH? Here are some tips for calculating the true value of your home in the Greater Kansas City area… Think Like an Appraiser — Appraisers are market-experts at determining the value of any given home. Primarily, they consider the number of bedrooms and bathrooms, total square footage, lot size, … Continued

Want To Sell Quickly

Want to sell your house as quickly as possible in the Greater Kansas City area? Here are a few things you can do to make the process move more quickly… Repair What’s Broken — In order to find a buyer as quickly as possible, you’ll need to repair anything that’s broken; windows, doors, flooring, etc. … Continued

Probate

Are you going through the probate process in the Greater Kansas City area? I know… it’s kind of a pain. So for your own peace of mind, here’s everything you need to know… Documentation Needs To Be In Order — The first thing you’ll need to have is the will. You’ll also need to provide … Continued