Family Not Paying The Bills

Family living in your property but not helping to pay the bills? It’s crazy… …you try to do something generous, something kind, something selfless, and your family doesn’t even OFFER to help with bills (or they do… but they don’t follow through). It’s frustrating… At Dogwood Properties, we’ve worked with TONS of people in exactly … Continued

Tired Of Being A Landlord

Being a landlord isn’t everything it’s cracked up to be… It seemed like such a good idea at first — you’d own one additional property, manage tenants, and make some extra cash every month. Why not? But then it became EXTREMELY DIFFICULT to find trustworthy tenants… repairs got out of hand… and let’s not even … Continued

Have To Relocate

Have to relocate for work and in a bind to sell your house quickly? Totally understand. Here are some tips! Clean & Fix Important Stuff FIRST — Most sellers have plenty of time to make renovations, updates, clean, and fix items. But if you’re in a bind, then you need to prioritize your time to … Continued

Downsizing Maintenance

Own a bigger property than you need? Struggling to keep up with the maintenance? Heck… you’re probably thinking of downsizing at this point… It certainly would be easier to keep a smaller home clean and tidy (not to mention the repairs). And what do you need such a big home for anyways? It’s turning out … Continued

Ran Out Of Cash?

Were you planning to fix up your house just perfectly before selling? Everything was going to be just right and you were going to get top-dollar for the home……but then, maybe you ran out of cash or maybe you ran out of determination……whatever the case, you’re not going to be able to finish repairs on … Continued

Housing Crash?

Were you planning to sell your house before the Coronavirus outbreak? Well, it’s no secret that the U.S. economy is currently grinding to a halt. And many experts are predicting that the housing market is going to take a dive here in the next month as well (which means less money for sellers). 🙁 Of … Continued

Want To Sell A House That Has A Tenant In It?

Want to sell a house that has a tenant in it? Are you, as the owner of the property, even allowed to do that? What do you need to know? Well, at Dogwood Properties, we’ve helped lots of different people in the Greater Kansas City area sell their homes — even people who had tenants … Continued

Trying to Sell?

Have you listed a house on the MLS and… well, things aren’t moving as quickly as you hoped they would? You’re not getting many showings. You haven’t found a buyer yet. And it’s starting to get a little frustrating. Well you’re not alone. In fact, the average amount of time that a property stays on … Continued

OUT-OF-STATE HOMEOWNERS

OUT-OF-STATE HOMEOWNERS: Are you considering selling a property that you haven’t seen for a while? Maybe you’re not even sure what needs to be done to the house before you can sell it. It’s hard enough to sell a fixer-upper when you’re in the same city or state… it’s even more challenging when you’re living … Continued

Termite Damage

Dealing with termites? 😬 It’s a homeowner’s nightmare… ESPECIALLY if you’ve been thinking of selling your home. Unfortunately, you can’t sell your home the traditional way if it has termite damage (not until the termites are killed and the damage is completely fixed). But you CAN sell to a professional homebuyer like ourselves who buy … Continued

Evict Tenants

Have terrible tenants that you need to get rid of? Oh boy… I know, I know. It seems like a nightmare. How do you get rid of bad tenants (legally)? And how do you it get rid of them as soon as possible so they stop destroying your property? Well, since we’re in the real … Continued

Avoid Foreclosure

How to Avoid Foreclosure in the Greater Kansas City area While the housing market is rebounding, many people in the Greater Kansas City area are still struggling to make their mortgage payments. If you’re underwater on your home, or having trouble keeping up with your monthly mortgage payments, you could be fearful that your mortgage provider is … Continued