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Question for Homeowners

We're going to sell our house and buy a new one, my question is what do u do when you've sold your house but u haven't found one u like? Did u rent an apt in the meantime and then break your lease?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 2:06 PM on May. 10, 2011 in Money & Work

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  • You find a new home and make the offer contingent upon your selling your old one. If you don't want to go that route, you can rent an apartment but you don't break the lease. You can sometimes do a month-to-month or 3 months at a time.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:11 PM on May. 10, 2011

  • u can put it in the contract that they cant move in until u move out! or u can find a place that does short leases! talk to ur realitor about it!
    Caroline2010

    Answer by Caroline2010 at 2:12 PM on May. 10, 2011

  • I agree to talk to your realtor about helping you find a month to month place to rent until the sale on your new place goes through. A lot of realty firms also do property management.
    riotgrrl

    Answer by riotgrrl at 2:18 PM on May. 10, 2011

  • Yep, like Caroline said, we put it in our contract :) Good luck!
    yesmaam

    Answer by yesmaam at 2:18 PM on May. 10, 2011

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