Category: Real Estate

How Long Should I Spend Looking For a New Home?

How Long Should I Spend Looking For a New Home?

September 12, 2019 |

Whether you’ve been looking for a home for a long time now, or you’re just about to get started on the hunt, you’re probably wondering how long should you spend looking for a new home. Does it take weeks to find your forever home, or months or even a year? What’s typical?

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Four Key Injury Prevention Tips On Moving Day

Four Key Injury Prevention Tips On Moving Day

September 5, 2019 |

It’s more likely that someone will incur an injury on moving day than on an ordinary day. The reason is that people are moving in ways that they don’t normally move, loads can be heavy, and accidents do happen. However, most injuries on moving day can be prevented by taking a few simple precautions.

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Young Home Buyers Are A Growing Trend

Young Home Buyers Are A Growing Trend

September 4, 2019 |

A new group of young American adults is emerging as home buyers. These are the young adults who were born after 1995 and are part of the demographic group named Generation Z (Gen Z). In 2019, there are 31.5 million Gen Z members who are adult age. This will increase to 44.5 million adults in this demographic group by 2032 as all the younger members become adults.

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Are Tiny Homes Here To Stay?

Are Tiny Homes Here To Stay?

August 30, 2019 |

The average size of an American home has been increasing since the 1970s. The American Enterprise Institute (AEI) reports that, in 1973, the median size for a new home in the United States was 1,660 square feet.

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Join Or Create A Real Estate Investors’ Pool For Fun And Profit

Join Or Create A Real Estate Investors’ Pool For Fun And Profit

August 29, 2019 |

Many baby boomers are reaching retirement age. If they set up their financial planning well, while younger, they should have accumulated enough wealth to have some discretionary money available for making investments.

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Should You Relocate A House To Improve Its Value?

Should You Relocate A House To Improve Its Value?

August 27, 2019 |

What can be done with a house that is just perfect but it is in a bad neighborhood or a dangerous spot? Think about homes that are in decent condition; yet, too close to the water. America is experiencing flooding now that is not supposed to happen in 500 years.

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How To Maximize The Resale Value Of Your Home

How To Maximize The Resale Value Of Your Home

August 22, 2019 |

There are a few things to consider, when selling a home, that will help you maximize your potential for a better sales price. Seasoned real estate professionals are one of your best resources for these tips.

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What Are The Pros And Cons Of Covenants, Codes and Restrictions?

What Are The Pros And Cons Of Covenants, Codes and Restrictions?

August 21, 2019 |

There is a joke about gated communities that says the walls are not just there to keep the people out but to keep the residents in. Living in a gated community that is subject to the rules of a homeowners’ association (HOA) can be a pleasant or a severely irritating experience, depending on the perspective a homeowner has about lifestyles.

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Boom Or Bubble? – Home Prices Hit Record Highs Across America

Boom Or Bubble? – Home Prices Hit Record Highs Across America

August 20, 2019 |

The rapidly rising home prices currently found in many parts of the United States make it seem like the Great Recession of 2008 never happened. It took approximately eight years for home prices to recover the values that were equivalent to those they had before the recession.

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Important Tips To Help Kids Adjust To The Move

Important Tips To Help Kids Adjust To The Move

August 16, 2019 |

Moving takes a certain amount of adjustment. Kids of all ages may need a little help getting used to the new environment. Help kids adjust to the move by keeping the following in mind.

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