Category: Real Estate

How To Buy A Bargain Home As A Short Sale

How To Buy A Bargain Home As A Short Sale

June 13, 2019 |

A short sale is when the mortgage lender(s) agrees to sell the property for a lower amount than the loan-balance remaining.

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Renovations That Improve Resale Value And Those That Don’t

Renovations That Improve Resale Value And Those That Don’t

June 6, 2019 |

Those who want to renovate a home usually do this to make it more spacious, improve its condition, and to add amenities. However, it is also important to consider if the renovation has the potential to add value to a home.

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The Importance Of “Rights” When Buying A Property

The Importance Of “Rights” When Buying A Property

June 5, 2019 |

When buying real estate there are certain standard rights usually included, unless the property has an encumbrance that in some way causes an exclusion as noted in the sale. There are also additional rights that may or may not be in the sale, which may represent significant value.

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Buying A Second Home And How To Pay For It

Buying A Second Home And How To Pay For It

May 30, 2019 |

How does an average homeowner become a real estate investor? Certainly, owning a home is an investment in real estate. However, this guide discusses the next step for many to become a real estate investor. This is to buy another property and use it for a commercial purpose. Owning another home is less of a burden when an investor finds a way to make the home pay for itself.

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5 Ways To Find Properties For Sale That Are Not Listed Yet

5 Ways To Find Properties For Sale That Are Not Listed Yet

May 21, 2019 |

Real estate agents, who are successful, know that getting listings is the life energy of their business. It is boring to sit around waiting for a new client to call. It is expensive to spend extraordinary amounts of money on general advertising to get listings. Clever real estate people learn how to find properties for sale before they are listed.

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – May 20th, 2019

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – May 20th, 2019

May 20, 2019 |

Last week’s economic reports included readings from the National Association of Home Builders on housing market conditions, housing starts and building permits issued. Consumer sentiment was reported along with weekly readings on mortgage rates and new jobless claims.

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Inexpensive Curb Appeal Tips That Work

Inexpensive Curb Appeal Tips That Work

May 17, 2019 |

No doubt you’ve been told that curb appeal will help sell your home. But if money is short you’ll need to do some curb appeal on a budget tricks.

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Can I Sell A House That Still Needs Repairs?

Can I Sell A House That Still Needs Repairs?

May 15, 2019 |

When you started thinking about putting your house up for sale, you probably made a list of repairs that need to be done ahead of time. If that list was long, you might be at a point where you’re asking if it’s all worth it. Will prospective buyers really notice the little things? And even if they do, will that affect how much you’re able to get for your home?

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How to Become A Billionaire Land Trader

How to Become A Billionaire Land Trader

May 8, 2019 |

Trading land like a billionaire relies on three simple premises. The first one is to acquire the land for cheap. The second one is to never intend to sell it. The third one is, if you trade it, trade up.

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States With The Best Opportunities To Acquire Investment Property

States With The Best Opportunities To Acquire Investment Property

May 3, 2019 |

Real estate investors sometimes get stuck in a rut. They repeat the same type of investment that they did before. This is not necessarily a bad thing because a successful experience is worth repeating. However, it is also a good idea to occasionally take a look at the big picture as well, to see what else is out there for investment consideration.

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