Return to the Buying and Selling Homes Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
Selling a rental or starter home

Posted by equinecpa (My Page) on
Tue, Mar 3, 09 at 9:01

I have an entry level home for sale very affordable $54,000. It is in an area of rental and starter homes and is currently empty.

Is it easier to sell an investment property when it is rented or empty? What is your experience? I have some first time home buyers interested and don't want to lose that market by putting a renter in...but don't want to miss on the investors because it is empty...Anyone have any experience with selling rentals?


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: Selling a rental or starter home

If you put a renter in there on a year lease, forget about any home buyers looking at it.
rental properties are worth more if there is a good renter already in place.
You can market to both by putting in a short term renter.


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Buying and Selling Homes Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Please review our Rules of Play before posting.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here