Q & A Saturday – How Do I Sell a Fire Damaged House?

Welcome to our Q & A Saturday video.

In these Q & A Videos we will answer your questions about real estate.  Any real estate related topic from questions about selling your house, buying a house, real estate investor questions, land lording questions, local market questions and many others things are all fair game. 

Today’s question is “How Do I Sell a Fire Damaged House?

Small House On Fire - Selling a Fire Damaged House

In this video Shaun discusses some of the concerns and immediate actions to take if your house has a fire and how to go about selling it afterwards.


Some of the main points covered in this video are:

1)      Discussion on what to do during the fire

2)      What to do right after the fire

3)      Documentation you should be getting

4)      Brief overview of insurance and how it will usually work

5)      Option for fixing you fire damaged house

6)      Options for selling your house as is    


Having a fire can be one of the scariest and most difficult experiences you can have.  The physical, emotional and financial ramifications of a fire can be a lot to handle all at once.  There are a few things that can be done right away to ensure the safest and smoothest process possible if you ever have to deal with a fire.  After any dealing with everyone’s health and safety as well as immediate living situation how to deal with the house is the biggest issue you will have.   Often the fastest and easiest way to move on is to take the quick money and sell the place and start fresh.  Investors like us would be very interested in buying your fire damaged property and can buy it from you quickly with little hassle.  If you have a fire damaged house you would like to sell schedule a consultation with us today to see how we can help you.


Hope you enjoyed the video and leave any other questions you have about the topic below or any other topics you would like to see covered in future videos.  I encourage anyone that has things they would like to talk about to let me know what they are.  You can always fill out a contact us form here and put Q & A in the subject, just leave a comment with your questions below here, send an email to info@masshomesale.com, or post it on our Facebook page or Twitter account.


Resources mentioned in the video and some other useful resources and good articles:

–          Our recent video on selling a house with a failed septic system

–          Our recent video on condition requirements for selling a house with an FHA loan

–          Our recent article on selling a house to an FHA buyer

–          All of our articles and videos on selling a house “As Is”





(Image Credit: Small House on Fire via picturespider)




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