Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Navigating the real estate landscape can be filled with uncertainties, especially when you’re looking to sell your home. To help you gain clarity and make informed decisions, we’ve compiled answers to some of the most frequently asked questions by home sellers like you.

How can I sell my home fast?

The traditional real estate market often requires a lengthy process of listings, showings, negotiations, and paperwork. By choosing a dedicated home buying service, you can significantly expedite the process, ensuring a quicker sale tailored to your needs.

What's the difference between selling to a realtor and a company like yours?

While a realtor lists your property on the market, hoping for potential buyers, we directly buy homes. This eliminates the uncertainty of waiting for a buyer, as well as the potential hassles of home showings and negotiations.

How does the buying process work?

Upon your initial contact, we’ll discuss your home’s details and your selling goals. We’ll then evaluate the property’s worth, considering factors like its current state and the real estate market dynamics. You’ll then receive an offer based on our unique formula that factors in the After Repair Value (ARV) and associated costs. You decide if the offer works for you.

Are there any fees or commissions involved?

Unlike the traditional route with agents, our process doesn’t involve any commissions or hidden fees. Our goal is to create a transparent and straightforward experience for every home seller.

How is the offer price determined?

Your property’s value is calculated based on its After Repair Value (ARV). We subtract the cost of repairs, our selling costs, and our minimum profit margin. This ensures you receive a fair, market-driven price.

Do I have to pay for the consultation?

No, our consultation is completely free. We believe in providing homeowners with valuable insights without any upfront costs.

What types of homes do you buy?

We buy houses in various conditions and situations. Whether you’re facing foreclosure, probate issues, or just need to sell your home fast, our flexible solutions cater to a wide range of needs.

Can you explain the Blue Barn Advantage?

Absolutely! It’s our commitment to providing home sellers with options that are both fair and informed. Whether it’s our Fair Cash Offers, Seller Financing, or Lease to Purchase, we prioritize transparency, speed, and simplicity in every transaction. It’s our unique approach to real estate, aiming to make every home sale hassle-free.

How long does the entire process take?

While it varies based on individual circumstances, our goal is to make the selling process as speedy as possible. In many cases, homeowners can complete the sale in a matter of days to weeks, far quicker than the traditional real estate route.

What if my home requires repairs?

No worries! We buy homes in their current condition. Whether it’s minor cosmetic issues or significant repairs, we factor that into our offer, saving you the time, effort, and cost of any renovations.

Where do you buy houses in Minnesota?

We cater to a broad range of locations within Minnesota. Whether you have a property in the bustling cities, quiet suburbs, or even the more rural areas, we’re here to help. Our extensive network and deep understanding of Minnesota’s diverse real estate landscape enable us to provide tailored solutions for homeowners across the state. If you’re uncertain whether your specific location is covered, please reach out, and we’ll be happy to assist you.