I just made my online video tutorial course, “How To Buy The House You’re Now Renting” FREE through October because I’m looking for feedback and, ideally, testimonials on it.

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How To Buy The House You’re Now Renting

Course Outline

1. Introduction

• Welcome!
• For You – Advantages & Disadvantage
• For Your Landlord – Advantages & Disadvantages
• The People You’ll Work With – Your Team
• The Whole Process – A Quick Overview

2. You and Your Landlord

• Can You Buy?
• Online Mortgage Calculators
• How Landlords Think
• The 6 Types of Landlords
• Ballpark Value & Can Your Landlord Sell?

3. How to Find Good Team Members

• Mortgage Loan Officer
• Real Estate Agent
• Real Estate Attorney
• Home Inspector
• Sample Emails – 1) To Appraisers, 2) To Landlord with Names of 3 Appraisers

4. The Money

• Getting Pre-Approved for a Mortgage Loan
• Seller Credits
• Getting the Loan

5. Negotiating Price & Terms

• Overview
• Normal Home Sales
• Landlord-to-Renter Home Sales
• Landlord Tries to Talk You Out of Using an Agent or Attorney
• Pricing, Appraisers and AttorneysDownside Risk

6. Property Manager Complications

• “Commission-Due-On-Sale-To_Renter” Clauses
• Dual Agents

7. Using a Pre-Appraisal to Price the Home

• Lenders’ Appraisals vs Pre-Appraisals
• Pre-Appraisals
• 1 Split vs 2 Separate Pre-Appraisals

8. How to Pitch the Idea to Your Landlord

• The Game Plan
• The Initial Pitch
• The Initial Follow-Up
• Sample Emails

9. Contract Terms

• From Tentative Agreement to Written Offer to Signed Contract
• Seller Credits
• Is The Refrigerator Included?
• Transfer Taxes
• HOA & Condo Association Transfer Fees
• Home Warranties
• Other Contract Terms

10. Home Inspections

• Overview of Inspections & Disclosures
• Seller Disclosures
• Home Inspections
• Home Inspection Reports
• Other Inspections
• Repair Negotiations
• Option: Doing Inspections Before Negotiating Price

11. The Closing Process / Settlement Process

• Escrow States vs Attorney States
• Contract Contingencies
• Follow the Money
• What is Escrow, Anyway?
• 2 Types of Escrow Accounts

12. Conclusion

• Unexpected Homeownership Expenses, etc.
• Conclusion

Game Plan Cheatsheets

• Your Landlord Pitches the Idea to You
• You Pitch the Idea to Your Landlord
• You Pitch the Idea to Your Landlord – Property Manager Involved

All this in just over 4 hours of online video tutorials.

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