Re-Introducing Home Benefits℠ from SIRVA Relocation 04/30/2019For many people buying and selling a home is viewed as a complex, and sometimes overwhelming process. Taking on such a large financial transaction with varied moving parts can make it hard for any buyer, whether moving on their own or with the help of a full relocation team. The guesswork associated with finding the right real estate agent or deciding which home loan makes sense for your personal financial situation can be an involved process. That’s where our SIRVA Home Benefits program comes in. SIRVA Relocation, the world’s largest moving and relocation company, is changing how people take on the home buying and selling process by leveraging over 80 years of expertise and resources to create a one-stop process that connects individuals to everything they need to buy or sell a home. Home Benefits works to make sure that every one of our valued clients has access to all the resources that would save them money on real estate, mortgage, and moving services when they are ready to undergo a personal move. SIRVA Home Benefits Offered as an affinity program, Home Benefits gives you an opportunity to save on home buying and selling when you move to a new place. Home Benefits clients also can work with SIRVA Mortgage to receive an additional discount on the closing cost of their home loan. When you are ready to move in, you can take advantage of our full-service moving offers through Allied and North American Van Lines, or enjoy moving savings from other DIY partners as well. Buy. Sell. Move. Easy. Here are the specifics to help you start saving some money. Save on Home Buying and Selling Costs with a Preferred Real Estate Agent Trying to ensure that your home is ready for market, priced to command top dollar, and marketed correctly to get as many shoppers as possible takes commitment…and the help of a great real estate agent. But how do you know which agent is right for you? Home Benefits works to match clients with trained and professional local real estate agents who are a great fit for their specific needs. SIRVA clients who use an agent from our preferred broker network to buy and/or sell their home are eligible to earn $500 for every $100k in home value after closing.1,3 As long as you close your buying or selling transaction with a SIRVA referred real estate agent through the program, you would be eligible for the savings. SIRVA performs over 200,000 moves each year and over the years has developed a network of over 4,600 professional real estate agents across the United States from the top brokerages to guide our clients when they move. The agents in our network undergo ongoing quality requirements to stay in the network and we share savings with our customers in the form of a cash reward after the home sale closes. Mortgage Closing Cost Credit Getting a mortgage pre-approval is typically the first stop in homebuying and Home Benefits makes it easy to get started. SIRVA Mortgage is a top-rated national mortgage provider with stellar service and expertise in home loans. Our loan consultants shop multiple top national lenders to help get you the best rates and flexible down payments and credit requirements are available to meet your needs. Home Benefits customers earn up to $500 in mortgage cost credit when they purchase a home or refinance through the program lender. 2 Think About How Much You Could Save One-stop homebuying is designed to make things easier for you. When you add the convenience of having trusted resources at your disposal to the savings of money by using Home Benefits for your real estate, mortgage and moving needs, it should be easy to know whom you will work with to buy or sell your home. Here’s an example of savings with Home Benefits: Ida B. Moving wants to purchase a home for $250,000 while selling her current home for $200,000. She also plans to use SIRVA Mortgage for her home loan. Here’s what she could save: $500 cash back for every $100k in home purchase price after closing: $1,250 $500 cash back for every $100k in home sale price after closing: $1,000 $500 closing cost credit on home loan: $500 Total: $2,750 Want to find out how much you can save with Home Benefits? Visit our Home Benefits calculator to determine your potential reward!