Collect Accurate Information
The deed, deed of
trust, mortgage, or the settlement statement you received
when you purchased the property are good sources for
the Legal Description.
The Legal Description is not
mandatory to list your property.
Room Dimensions and
Measure each room in the property.
Bathrooms, closets, and hallways do not need to be
measured. Round down to the nearest
foot. Note the flooring type in each room.
(Family Room 14x17 Carpet)
Lead Based Paint Reports
Applies to home built prior to 1978. If your
home was completed before 1978 you must complete a
Lead Based Paint Disclosure Form. The
Based Paint Disclosure Form must be presented to the
Buyer prior to ratifying a Sales Agreement. Each Seller is
Required to Download and Complete the Lead Based Paint Disclosure Form if
Their Property Was Built Prior to 1978 and Provide it to VirginiaMLS.com
Disclose the Property Condition
Seller must complete a
Property Disclosure Form. Virginia Law requires that a written residential
property condition Property Disclosure
Statement must be delivered to the prospective buyer or
buyer’s representative on or before entering into
a contract of sale.
A statement by the Seller stating the
condition of the property. A Disclaimer or
Disclosure statement is required.
Each Seller is Required to
Download and Complete the Property Disclaimer Form or the
Property Disclosure Form and Provide it to VirginiaMLS.com Realty.
Twelve Month History of Utilities. (Electric, Gas, and/or Oil)
Recent upgrades. (Furnace, Roof, Flooring)
Is your home ready to Sell?
To get the most value for your home it must
be ready to show. Everything in your home should be in its place.
What costs are associated with listing my home on
With VirginiaMLS.com, you will never pay more then
4% total commission to list your home. There
are other closing costs that are charged independently by the
Mortgage Lenders, Settlement Agent, County Government, and
Inspection Firms that may apply to your sale.