“We Buy Houses”

Have you ever seen those bright yellow signs, “We Buy Houses?” I used to ask myself if it was some kind of scam. And if it were a legit business who would use that kind of advertising?  A few years ago I decided to get into real estate  and quickly realized those bright yellow signs … Continued

We Buy Houses in Probate

JMS Home Buyers sends out post cards to home owners advertising we are a local company that buys homes in any condition. And because we are using cash we can close quickly based on the seller’s timeline and needs. Earlier this month we helped  a customer get through the probate process to free up her … Continued

How Home Buyers in Charlotte Improve your Neighborhood

I’ve amassed over 30 years of experience in the Charlotte market working with people from all walks of life. As one  of the more experienced home buyers in Charlotte, I’ve seen, heard, and dealt with all the situations one could imagine regarding real estate, in an intricate world of individual lives, circumstances, and unique conditions. … Continued

Cash for my Inherited House was the Step to a Whole New Financial Life

It is not uncommon for our generation to inherit a family home. Our parents (and grandparents) lived through the golden years of American economic prosperity. Real estate was relatively cheap, mortgage payments were a fair percentage of a family’s income, and job security meant they could comfortably pay off the mortgage and retire with financial … Continued

Sell My House – the importance of Experience

  Years ago, when I was looking at the different ways I could sell my house, I discovered a lot of companies who offer solutions for those looking to flip their home quickly. While price is one of the most important factors I was looking for when I wanted to sell my house, there are … Continued

How I Planned to Sell My Inherited Home

  Many years ago, when my own family was in its infancy, I found myself in the position of being the beneficiary of an old family member’s estate. I felt so lucky. My young family was blessed with a financial helping hand when we were just starting out. It meant we could buy our own … Continued

Sell My House Now – Don’t Pay to Sell

  A few years back – like most of the customers we have today – I needed to sell my house now. Fortunately, the market in the Charlotte area is strong, meaning I had a good chance of selling my home quickly. However, reality struck. After looking at the facts I realized that in order … Continued

Living the American Dream, We Buy Houses Fast for Cash

Everyone has their version of what the American Dream means for them and over time that dream can change based on life experiences and wisdom. I chose to change up my dream moving away from the corporate sales world into being an investor in the Charlotte market. I had seen those “We buy houses fast … Continued

Stop Foreclosure Today – Selling your House when in Foreclosure

Stop Foreclosure Today – Selling your House when in Foreclosure In the turbulent tides of the present-day real estate market, it is increasingly common for people’s homes to go into foreclosure. Looking at market data for October 2016: 1 out of every 1168 homes in North Carolina are in foreclosure. Charlotte’s foreclosure rate is even … Continued

Sell My House Fast – Why Cash is King

The time it takes to sell a house is difficult to calculate. A lot of factors come into play with the sale of a home, meaning that attempting to give an average timescale is pretty much impossible – every house is different, every market is different, and so the time taken to sell your home … Continued