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Top 5 We Buy Houses for Cash Companies in Fort Lauderdale

Selling to a “We Buy Houses” company in Fort Lauderdale, FL may be fast and hassle-free — but be prepared to take a hit on price.
Top We Buy Houses for Cash Companies in Fort Lauderdale

Updated March 2, 2020

EDITOR'S NOTE: We don't offer a cash buyer service in Fort Lauderdale, FL. So we've compiled objective overviews of local companies that do, based on publicly available data. Clever does offer a free service that helps you sell your home 2.8x faster than the national average — you can check it out here.

"We Buy Houses for Cash" is a catchall term that describes real estate companies and investors who make fast, all-cash offers on properties.

Key benefits of selling to one of these “We Buy Houses” companies in Fort Lauderdale, Florida include near-instant cash offers, no renovations or repairs — they'll often buy your home “as is” — and fast, flexible closing timelines.

The trade-off is that your offer will likely be below your home's fair market value — possibly by as much as 30-50%.

How does We Buy Houses for Cash in Fort Lauderdale work?

How We Buy Houses for Cash companies work in Fort Lauderdale

We Buy Houses for Cash in Fort Lauderdale — Pros and Cons

Pros

  • Get a fast, all-cash offer
  • Sell your home “as is” — no need to make repairs
  • Schedule your own closing date

Cons

  • Offer could be up to 30-50% below your home's fair market value
  • That's potentially $101,102-$168,504* in lost equity

>> MORE PROS & CONS: See the full comparison between We Buy Houses and top realtors.

While there are a few situations in which selling to a We Buy Houses company may be a sensible choice, it's always a good idea to explore your alternative options first. For most Fort Lauderdale home sellers, the marginal benefits simply don't justify the loss of equity.

*Based on the median home list price in Fort Lauderdale of $337,007 in 2019, according to Zillow.

Top Fort Lauderdale We Buy Houses Companies in 2020

Disclaimer: We've compiled objective, public information from cash buyer services in Fort Lauderdale, FL to help you compare options and make informed decisions. We recommend reaching out to these companies directly to learn more. The information below is up to date as of 2/7/20.

Florida Cash Home Buyers

Note: Florida Cash Home Buyers is a local, Florida property investor that buys homes for cash in select cities across the state. For more information, including specific areas of operation, terms of service, and other details, we recommend reaching out to the company directly.

We Buy Houses Fort Lauderdale

  • Website: We Buy Houses Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: 877-932-8946
  • Time to Offer: Varies — pending home evaluation
  • Minimum Time to Sell: Close in as few as 30 days
  • Reviews:
  • A+ rating on BBB with a 3/5 customer rating (10 reviews)

Note: We Buy Ugly Houses is a nationwide network of local property investors who will make cash offers on homes regardless of their condition or location. The information above will take you to the local Fort Lauderdale page, but it may require you to call in to be connected with a local franchisee. Experiences will vary based on local franchisee.

Express Homebuyers Fort Lauderdale

Note: Express Homebuyers is a national service that has partnered with local investors throughout Florida. The information above will take you to a local, Fort Lauderdale page, but it may require that you call in to connect with local partners. Experiences will vary from region to region, based on the local investor you're paired with.

House Heroes

Note: House Heroes is a local, Florida property investor that buys homes for cash in select cities across the state. For more information, including specific areas of operation, terms of service, and other details, we recommend reaching out to the company directly.

Property Nation

  • Website: Property Nation
  • Phone Number: 305-928-2711
  • Time to Offer: Within minutes of contact
  • Minimum Time to Sell: 7 days
  • Reviews:
  • 4.7/5 on Google (13 reviews)
  • A+ on BBB with a 5/5 customer rating (4 reviews)
  • 5/5 on Facebook (6 reviews)

Note: Property Nation is a local property investor that buys homes for cash in Fort Lauderdale and the surrounding areas. For more information, including specific areas of operation, terms of service, and other details, we recommend reaching out to the company directly.

How much will a cash buyer pay for your Fort Lauderdale home?

Most We Buy Houses companies are property flippers and will pay below market value for your home to ensure they turn a profit on each transaction — especially if the home requires repairs or is in a less desirable market or neighborhood.

Below is a table that outlines typical cash offer ranges for the three median home value tiers (low, medium, high) in Fort Lauderdale.

Median Home Values in Fort LauderdaleTypical Fort Lauderdale Cash Buyer Offer Range
(Low) - $210,211**$105,105-$147,148*
(Medium) - $337,007**$168,504-$235,905*
(High) - $758,517**$379,258-$530,962*

*30%-50% range is simply an estimate based on previous experience. This range will vary by company, local market, condition of property, etc.

**Median home prices according to Zillow data from 1/1/19-12/31/19.

Are Fort Lauderdale We Buy Houses for Cash companies a scam?

While most Fort Lauderdale investors and cash buyers are totally legit, there are plenty of scams out there. As you start testing the waters, make sure that any company or investor you approach has an established web presence, reviews, and proven track record before giving them ANY of your information.

Those “WE WILL BUY YOUR HOUSE FOR CASH” signs on the side of the road written in sharpie with no website, company logo, or additional information? Probably best to steer clear.

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Andrew Schmeerbauch
Andrew Schmeerbauch

Andrew Schmeerbauch is the Director of Marketing at Clever Real Estate, the free online service that connects you top agents to save on commission. His focus is educating home buyers and sellers on navigating the complex world of real estate with confidence and ease. Andrew has worked on projects for the United Nations and USC and has a particular passion for investing and finance. Andrew's writing has been featured in Mashvisor, L&T, Ideal REI, and Rentometer.

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