Sell Chico Real Estate FAQ's:
Whats the difference between a Real Estate Broker, Real Estate Agent and a REALTOR®
All of these persons are educated, licensed and legally able to act as intermediaries between buyers and sellers of real estate. There are however some fine distinctions between these titles:
A Real Estate Broker is a person who is licensed to sell real estate. They have higher education requirements than Real Estate Agents and have earned a broker’s license after passing a broker’s exam. Jeanne M. Newton is the Real Estate Broker, REALTOR® and owner of Newton Realty.
A Real Estate Agent is a person who has met the education requirements by completing defined coursework and has earned a real estate license after passing a real estate exam. Katie Starmer-Franck is an outstanding proven Real Estate Agent with Newton Realty.
A REALTOR® is a member of the National Association of REALTORS® and is committed to maintaining the professionalism of the industry. They subscribe to the standards and code of ethics of the association. Robert E. Newton & Bruce Smith are both distinguished Real Estate Agents REALTORS® at Newton Realty.
How long will it take me to sell my property?
There is no measure to say exactly how long it will take for your property to sell. However, as your broker, Newton Realty has access to the largest database of historical sales data in the State of California. In 2014, properties listed in the City of Chico had an annual average of 62.5 days on market; the longest monthly average was 83 days and the shortest monthly average was 52 days (results calculated from 1,106 Chico, Ca listings).
While there are many contributing factors to the success of your home on the market; your motivation, price point, and even time of year are important to consider. Learn more about these factors and precise information for your neighborhood by calling us today!
What's my home worth?
All homes are unique and different. For this reason a market analysis of your property is needed to estimate your property’s monetary value. A market analysis utilizes the industries leading technology to analyze the attractiveness and dynamics of your unique home and neighborhood. With Newton Realty, your full-service market analysis is complimentary with no obligation. Please contact us.
When is the best time to sell my property?
The best time to sell your property is when you are ready, willing and able to do so. The second best time is when you can make the largest monetary return on your investment. The City of Chico is growing and home values are on the rise. If you own investment properties, owe money on your home or want to move up, this could be a good time for you to sell!
What if I need the money from the sale of my home before I can afford a different home?
No problem! What Newton Realty will do for you is write an offer to buy a home with the special stipulation (contract clause) that states your offer is contingent upon your home selling. Problem solved!
How can I find a good agent?
The best agent you can find for your property is one who knows the area and has practical and professional experience selling property in Chico. Newton Realty is a locally owned and operated real estate brokerage with local agents who are proud to call Chico their home-town. We have an outstanding family of real estate resources that we extend to our clients. Visit our agents’ profiles here.
How Much Is My Home Worth?
Follow the steps:
1. Contact us
2. List your home
3. Get paid!