How to Find Great Deals on the Housing Market

How to Find Great Deals on the Housing Market

Everyone wants to find great deals, but in this housing market, it can be difficult. It can be incredibly competitive, and many properties might ask you to pay an arm and a leg for the deal. Here are a few ideas to help you find great deals on the housing market.

Buy a Foreclosed Property

Buying a foreclosed property is a great way to get a good deal on a housing property, but it can also be extremely risky for many reasons. You might be buying during the short sale—directly from the seller themselves. Or you might be buying the home in an auction, which is incredibly risky as you’ll most likely have to buy the home in cash and as-is. The home might also be sold by the bank, and it may be offered at a discount. If you do decide to buy a foreclosed property, know that it is not for the faint of heart and can be quite a risky game to play.

Find Great Deals: Buy a Fixer-Upper

You can also buy a fixer-upper. A fixer upper home will require a lot of work to transform it into a livable place, but if the bones of the house are good, and you like creating your own dream home, then a fixer upper may be a good option for you. There are many exterior fixes you should be prepared to pay for. These include repairing siding, repairing the roof, adding trim and painting. This doesn’t include any fixes you may want to make to the property itself. Fixing a fixer upper is also not for the faint of heart, but it can be quite a dream come true to see your dream come to life when the project is finished.

Find Great Deals: Check Craigslist

Another thing you can do is check Craigslist. Craigslist is a great place to check because they will post listings for houses, many of which are in a fixer upper state. It may be the opportunity to find a house you want to fix and make your dream home. Craigslist is a great resource for real estate purchases and can help you find a good deal on a home.

You can find great deals on the housing market, but the deals you find will likely require a lot of work. If you’re willing to put in that work, you can easily find the home of your dreams.

To find the home of your dreams, take a look at our listings!

 Steelbridge Realty LLC  is a Licensed Real Estate Brokerage that utilizes cutting-edge marketing techniques and data-driven Real Estate solutions in today’s ever-changing environment. Our group of professionals have decades of experience and have navigated through many business cycles. Our diverse background gives us the tools to guide people towards successful decisions.

 



New Listing - 3 weeks online
$275,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Pending
3
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,622
SQFT
1731 Coral Point Dr
Cape Coral, FL 33990
Coral Point Unrec Subdivision
Price Change - a week ago
$169,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
2
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,436
SQFT
718 Lady Bird Ln
North Fort Myers, FL 33917
Twin Brooks Estates Subdivision
Price Change - 2 weeks ago
$68,400
Land For Sale
Pending
0.23
ACRES
LEE
COUNTY
1817 NE 23rd Ave
Cape Coral, FL 33909
Cape Coral Subdivision
$147,900
Townhouse For Sale
Pending With Contingencies
2
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,260
SQFT
Parkwoods Townhouse Community #4
12336 Woodrose Ct 4
Fort Myers, FL 33907
New Listing - 5 days online
$169,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,348
SQFT
8145 Ebson Dr
North Fort Myers, FL 33917
Suncoast Lakes Unrecorded Subdivison Subdivision
New Listing - 2 weeks online
$225,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Pending
2
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,269
SQFT
327 SE 47th St
Cape Coral, FL 33904
Cape Coral Subdivision
$134,900
Mobile Home For Sale
Active
2
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
918
SQFT
19847 Eagle Trace Ct
North Fort Myers, FL 33903
Pine Lakes Country Club Subdivision
$275,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Pending
3
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,878
SQFT
2552 NW 20th Pl
Cape Coral, FL 33993
Cape Coral Subdivision
New Listing - 4 weeks online
$199,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Pending
3
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,306
SQFT
207 Gordon Ave N
Lehigh Acres, FL 33971
Lehigh Acres Subdivision
$235,000
Multi-Family For Sale
Pending
4
BEDS
4
TOTAL BATHS
1108/1110 Hightower Ave S
Lehigh Acres, FL 33973
Lehigh Acres Subdivision
New Listing - 4 weeks online
$225,000
Multi-Family For Sale
Pending
4
BEDS
4
TOTAL BATHS
2101/2103 Park Rd
Lehigh Acres, FL 33971
Lehigh Acres Subdivision
New Listing - yesterday
$39,900
Land For Sale
Active
0.258
ACRES
LEE
COUNTY
3509 NW 7th Ter
Cape Coral, FL 33993
Cape Coral Subdivision
New Listing - 5 days online
$279,900
Multi-Family For Sale
Active
4
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
18693/697 Bartow Blvd
Fort Myers, FL 33967
Fort Myers Subdivision
$199,900
Land For Sale
Active
0.914
ACRES
LEE
COUNTY
17107 Serengeti Cir
Alva, FL 33920
Serengeti Subdivision
$999,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Pending With Contingencies
4
BEDS
4
TOTAL BATHS
3,786
SQFT
17301 Palm Beach Blvd
Alva, FL 33920
Alva Subdivision
$140,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Pending
3
BEDS
1
TOTAL BATH
1,317
SQFT
311 Alabama Rd S
Lehigh Acres, FL 33936
Lehigh Acres Subdivision
$119,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Pending With Contingencies
2
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
920
SQFT
118 Andros St
Lehigh Acres, FL 33936
Lehigh Acres Subdivision
Price Change - 7 days ago
$119,000
Mobile Home For Sale
Active
2
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
826
SQFT
4915 Needlefish Ln
St. James City, FL 33956
Pine Island Cove Subdivision
$165,000
Villa For Sale
Pending
2
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,341
SQFT
444 Bethany Village Cir
Lehigh Acres, FL 33936
Villages of Bethany Subdivision
$175,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Pending With Contingencies
3
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,321
SQFT
710 Leeland Heights Blvd E
Lehigh Acres, FL 33936
Willow Lake Subdivision
$239,999
Single Family Home For Sale
Pending
4
BEDS
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,967
SQFT
223 Jefferson Ave
Lehigh Acres, FL 33936
Lehigh Acres Subdivision
$239,999
Multi-Family For Sale
Pending
6
BEDS
4
TOTAL BATHS
617/619 Hawthorne Ave S
Lehigh Acres, FL 33974
Lehigh Acres Subdivision
$64,900
Land For Sale
Active
0.25
ACRES
COLLIER
COUNTY
205 S 2nd St
Immokalee, FL 34142
Immokalee Industrial Park Subdivision

 

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