Category: Real Estate

Common Misconceptions About House Flipping

Common Misconceptions About House Flipping

September 25, 2018 |

Reality TV shows have energized everyday people to dive into the real estate market and make money flipping houses. The dramatic presentation and profitable end results make the industry seem like a sure thing. But house-flipping, like any industry, has its share of challenges.

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Pros And Cons: Older Homes Versus New Construction

Pros And Cons: Older Homes Versus New Construction

September 21, 2018 |

Opinions differ about whether home buyers are best served by purchasing an older home or new construction.

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3 Key Advantages Of Listing Your House This Fall

3 Key Advantages Of Listing Your House This Fall

September 18, 2018 |

Homeowners looking to maximize their return on investment often want to know what season best achieves that goal. Getting near or full asking price can be influenced by a wide range of factors, including market trends, inventory and interest rates to name a few.

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Mistakes Seasoned Home Buyers Often Make

Mistakes Seasoned Home Buyers Often Make

September 14, 2018 |

It’s not uncommon today to move several times during adulthood, whether across town or across the country. Seasoned home buyers have been through the real estate process, often more than once. However, even if the home purchase has become routine, there are mistakes that can be avoided.

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Real Estate Remains A Strong Wealth Management Investment

Real Estate Remains A Strong Wealth Management Investment

September 12, 2018 |

A young long-haul trucker driver once took an elder’s advice and invested all of his money into real estate. Even though he was seldom at home to enjoy the fruits of his labor, he hired a property management company to handle the properties. The advice that stuck with the driver was simple. “They’re not making any more of it, land that is.”

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Buying A Home? Take Stock Of These Things

Buying A Home? Take Stock Of These Things

August 30, 2018 |

What are some of the most important factors that buyers take into consideration when looking for a new home? There are the obvious things like price, square footage, location and lot size. Those are the basics. Other things that are often weighed are garage size, how updated the kitchen and baths are and whether or not the basement is finished.

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Millennial Home Buyers: What You Need To Know

Millennial Home Buyers: What You Need To Know

August 29, 2018 |

In the past, you’ve likely read about how the Millennial generation is opting to rent rather than buy property. While this still holds true for many Millennials, the fact is that a growing number of this generation is making the leap into buying.

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4 Reasons Millennials Should Buy A Retirement Home First

4 Reasons Millennials Should Buy A Retirement Home First

August 23, 2018 |

There’s an idea running through marketing and business circles that anything that is popular, the opposite will likely be popular as well.

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When It Makes Sense To Buy An Ugly Duckling

When It Makes Sense To Buy An Ugly Duckling

August 21, 2018 |

“Move-in ready” homes are desirable — there’s no doubt about it! But sometimes it makes better financial sense to opt for a house with dated decor and a less than trendy kitchen or master bath. You may not get your dream home immediately, but the opportunity to transform a property into your own swan can be rewarding. It can also be easy on the pocketbook.

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Outdoor Projects That Will Help You Sell Your Home

Outdoor Projects That Will Help You Sell Your Home

August 17, 2018 |

First impressions matter when you’re selling your home. Curb appeal is what draws potential buyers to your home. It can make or break a home sale.

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