How To Write A Business Plan For Your Investment Company

Have you been bitten by the real estate bug and feel ready to take the next step? Learn how to write a business plan for your investment company so you can procure new funding options. Just like any other business, it is important to have a plan for your investment company. It is very rare … Continued

Home Improvement Projects To Do This Spring In

The temperatures are beginning to rise and the snow has melted away for the final time this year. This can mean only one thing: spring is here. With the weather changing, now is the time to get out and take care of some of the things that have been building up on your DIY list. … Continued

Our Guide To Fair Housing Laws In

When renting or buying a property, you have enough stress. Adding to that stress by experiencing any form of discrimination is unthinkable to most people. Here’s a look at fair housing laws in so you can understand your rights. WHAT IS THE FAIR HOUSING ACT? The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development, or … Continued

5 Ways To Buy A House With Bad Credit in

Your credit score is a very important number; it represents how you handle money. The higher your credit score, the more likely you are to make your payments on time and the more likely lenders are to approve you for loans. An Excellent Credit score is over 720; a good credit score is between 620 … Continued

What Buyers and Sellers Need To Know About Cloudy Title

Cloudy title is one of those terms that you don’t hear much about until it happens to you. And when it happens to a buyer or a seller, it can quickly tank a sale right before it’s ready to go through. To protect yourself as either a buyer or a seller, it’s important to understand what … Continued

What You Can Expect From The Real Estate Market in 2020

The current healthy economy portends a strong real estate market throughout 2020. A strong job market, with unemployment at a near 50-year low and relatively low-interest rates should keep real estate going, but there will remain, it seems, a shortage of inventory. Industry watchers say that the market is looking better than it did a … Continued

6 Things A Real Estate Agent Can Offer That An FSBO Can’t

When you’re ready to sell your home, you have basically two choices: 1) you can use a real estate agent, or 2) you can do a for-sale-by-owner (FSBO) deal. Although both ways have their pros and cons, more and more people today are opting for the FSBO solution. Their reasoning is that they can do … Continued

Closing Costs Explained For Buyers and Sellers

When you’re buying or selling a home, it can be difficult to get closing costs explained in a way you understand easily. From knowing whether your purchase is subject to an escrow deposit to knowing who pays the appraisal fee, it can be confusing. Closing costs – or the fees associated with the purchase of … Continued

Tips For Buying and Selling Condos in

Buying and/or selling a condo is different from a single-family home transaction. The major differences lie in the fact that condos are part of a shared piece of property. Also, condo communities and HOAs come with some restrictions that must be taken into account. So whether you’re buying or selling for living or investment purposes, … Continued

Tips For Buying and Selling Timeshares in

A timeshare is simply a vacation-property arrangement that allows you to share the cost of the property with other people, and in return, you get some guaranteed time at that vacation property. And as of the end of 2017, the timeshare industry was %9.6 billion industry. So it’s a huge industry, but still a mystery … Continued

What Is A Reverse Mortgage and Should You Get One As A Homeowner?

Older homeowners of retirement age who find that Social Security and savings just aren’t cutting it for them might consider a reverse mortgage. You do have to give up your home, but you get to remain in it. While a reverse mortgage can improve retirement, it does have some downsides – though these have less … Continued