Introducing Coldwell Banker's
The RealVitalize program, powered by HomeAdvisor, is an exclusive offering for Coldwell Banker West Shell clients that helps with home improvements and repairs to prep your home for sale. We cover your upfront costs and get paid back when your home sells. No hidden fees, interest charges or markups.
1. Why did Coldwell Banker choose to partner with HomeAdvisor?
HomeAdvisor offers the nation’s largest network of pre-screened, homeowner-rated home service professionals. They’ll connect you with top-rated local pros to ensure you are getting the best service provider to get the job done right.
2. How does RealVitalize work?
Clients can call for a project consultation. A project consultant will then work with you to arrange services, agree on pricing and manage projects from start to finish. All services will be billed to Coldwell Banker and recouped from the client at closing with no hidden fees, interest charges or markups.
3. When will appointments be scheduled?
The project consultant will work with you to book service appointments that fit conveniently into their schedules.
4. What is the cost to the agent and client?
Coldwell Banker West Shell does not charge a fee for RealVitalize. All services are billed to Coldwell Banker West Shell and the seller pays back the costs to Coldwell Banker at closing, with no hidden fees, interest charges or markups.
5. What if the listing does not close?
If your listing does not close within 12 months from the execution date of a RealVitalize contract, you will be responsible for paying Coldwell Banker West Shell an amount equal to the value of services that were undertaken during the contract period.
6. How much can a seller borrow as part of RealVitalize?
RealVitalize will cover the costs up to an amount equal to the Listing Side Real Estate Commission set forth in the listing agreement at the agreed-upon price but not to exceed $50,000.
7. How do I know the HomeAdvisor service providers will be good?
HomeAdvisor has a rigorous screening process for its service providers, including background checks and licensing requirements. RealVitalize participating HomeAdvisor providers were selected for having the highest customer ratings and experience.
8. How does pricing work?
Before HomeAdvisor begins any work, the price will be clearly communicated and the seller will have the chance to review any quote before work is performed. If the seller disagrees with the price, the seller or agent can work with the dedicated HomeAdvisor project consultant to find a different provider or change the scope of the work.