How You Benefit from a Home Warranty

Buying or selling a home? Home warranty coverage can provide an added layer of financial protection in the event that a covered appliance or home system suddenly fails. But the benefits of home warranty coverage don’t stop there. In fact, whether you are a buyer, seller, or real estate agent, there are many reasons why you can benefit from having home warranty coverage:

Buyers Benefit from a Home Warranty Because it:

  • protects their budget from costly repairs on covered items.
  • provides an easy, time-saving way to find service providers when a covered item breaks down.
  • provides the security of unlimited service calls and flexibility of 24/7 service requests.

Sellers Benefit from a Home Warranty Because it:

  • protects them from the hassle and reduced marketability that breakdowns can cause during the listing period.
  • gives buyers the confidence to submit their best possible offers.
  • prevents the sale from being derailed or postponed if covered breakdowns occur during the transaction.

Agents Benefit from Placing a Home Warranty on Every Listing Because it:

  • reduces post-sale liability. If a covered item breaks down, the new homeowners can contact their home warranty company for assistance.
  • reduces stress during the listing period. If a covered appliance or home system breaks down, the home warranty company will take care of it.
  • helps make listings stand out in the market.
  • increases opportunities for referrals.

Predicting when a home system or appliance might suddenly fail is as difficult as predicting the weather. But when those unexpected breakdowns are covered by a home warranty everyone benefits.