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.

 



$109,900
Multi-Family For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
73-75 Cabana Ave
North Fort Myers, FL 33903
NORTH FORT MYERS Subdivision
$94,900
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
892
SQFT
Foxmoor #H
5745 Foxlake Dr H
North Fort Myers, FL 33917
New Listing - yesterday
$184,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,431
SQFT
502 SE 18th Ave
Cape Coral, FL 33990
CAPE CORAL Subdivision
New Listing - 2 weeks online
$149,900
Multi-Family For Sale
Active
4
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
5445 Eighth Ave
Fort Myers, FL 33907
PINE MANOR Subdivision
New Listing - a week online
$59,900
Land For Sale
Active
0.23
ACRES
LEE
COUNTY
1817 NE 23rd Ave
Cape Coral, FL 33909
CAPE CORAL Subdivision
New Listing - yesterday
$139,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,192
SQFT
3232 Carrington Dr
North Fort Myers, FL 33917
NOT APPLICABLE Subdivision
New Listing - yesterday
$11,900
Land For Sale
Active
0.23
ACRES
LEE
COUNTY
421 Tropicana Pky W
Cape Coral, FL 33993
NOT APPLICABLE Subdivision
$135,000
Mobile Home For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,002
SQFT
19215 Arrowhead Ln
North Fort Myers, FL 33903
LAKE FAIRWAYS COUNTY CLUB Subdivision
$134,995
Mobile Home For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
958
SQFT
9945 Lake Fairways Blvd
North Fort Myers, FL 33903
LAKE FAIRWAYS COUNTY CLUB Subdivision
$12,500
Land For Sale
Active
0.231
ACRES
LEE
COUNTY
2816 NW 6th Ave
Cape Coral, FL 33993
NOT APPLICABLE Subdivision
New Listing - 3 weeks online
$254,900
Multi-Family For Sale
Active
4
BED
4
TOTAL BATHS
5148-5150 24th St SW
Lehigh Acres, FL 33973
LEHIGH ACRES Subdivision
$144,900
Mobile Home For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
918
SQFT
19847 Eagle Trace Ct
North Fort Myers, FL 33903
PINE LAKES COUNTRY CLUB Subdivision
New Listing - 4 weeks online
$164,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,440
SQFT
4323 7th St W
Lehigh Acres, FL 33971
NOT APPLICABLE Subdivision
Price Change - 3 weeks ago
$249,900
Multi-Family For Sale
Active
4
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
18645/647 Holly Rd
Fort Myers, FL 33967
SAN CARLOS PARK Subdivision
Price Change - 4 weeks ago
$249,900
Multi-Family For Sale
Active
4
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
18669/671 Holly Rd
Fort Myers, FL 33967
SAN CARLOS PARK Subdivision
New Listing - yesterday
$6,900
Land For Sale
Active
0.23
ACRES
LEE
COUNTY
4725 NW 38th Pl
Cape Coral, FL 33993
NOT APPLICABLE Subdivision
$249,900
Land For Sale
Active
0.914
ACRES
LEE
COUNTY
17107 Serengeti Cir
Alva, FL 33920
SERENGETI Subdivision
New Listing - 4 days online
$69,900
Land For Sale
Active
1.01
ACRES
LEE
COUNTY
21910 N River Rd
Alva, FL 33920
ALVA Subdivision
New Listing - 4 weeks online
$64,900
Land For Sale
Active
0.25
ACRES
COLLIER
COUNTY
205 2nd Ave
Immokalee, FL 34142
IMMOKALEE INDUSTRIAL PARK Subdivision

 

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