Costly Legal Mistakes to Avoid When Selling a Home in the Durham Region

Avoid legal mistakes when selling a home
Don’t Make Legal Mistakes When Selling a Home

3 important legal clauses you need to know about if you’re selling a home in the Durham Region

Whether you’re planning to buy or sell a home in the Durham Region or other parts of GTA, there are some serious legal considerations that could cost thousands if you didn’t know about them.

Most people don’t have the legal expertise to recognize important details in a contract. It’s critical to protect yourself and make sure you don’t cost yourself money because you made an avoidable mistake.

A good real estate agent in the Durham Region will know what most buyers and sellers face in the residential real estate market, which is complicated. They will also be able to refer you to reliable legal counsel.

Legal mistakes cause problems and cost money

Buyers and sellers often have different interests. It’s important to know which clauses in a contract affect you, as either a buyer or a seller, and how they should be worded. This information will help you identify fed flags depending on if you’re a homebuyer or seller.

Contract writing involves specific, legal knowledge that takes your interests into account and aims to protect you. There are several things many people don’t check in an agreement, but they think they’re making a great deal in the Durham Region market.

While legal paperwork is complex, you also do not have the time and money to spend learning every in and out of the legal process. That’s why it’s important to work with knowledgeable professionals who can help you avoid costly errors.

Know the basics of 3 common contract traps

There are contract or purchase agreement details which are very basic knowledge, but the average homebuyer or seller doesn’t even know about them! On top of this, there are more specific mistakes that even knowledgeable people make.

In a special report put together by the team at Your Home Sold Guaranteed Realty of Ontario Inc., you can find out 3 common examples of legal clauses that can work to your disadvantage if not worded correctly.

Even if you’ve bought or sold a home before, you may not know about these. The report is completely free and could potentially save you thousands of dollars. You can get it right now with the click of a button.

Fill out the form so you can avoid making legal mistakes during one of the largest and most complicated transactions most people ever make: buying or selling a home. Fill out the form, call us at (905) 440-0505, or contact us here.

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Matt Cooper, CEO | BROKER OF RECORD, Kendell Attrux, CFO | REALTOR
Matt Cooper is the Owner | CEO | BROKER OF RECORD with Your Home Sold Guaranteed Realty of Ontario and has 35 years of sales & marketing experience. Matt and his wife, Kendell, opened their very own brokerage in 2020 during the pandemic. They are serving more families with every passing year! 20+ years and counting! Being anointed "Official Realtors to The Humane Society of Durham Region" has been an honor for them. Matt, Kendell & team know - When you put others first, you will never be second! You can find Matt's full bio here.
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