Reassess the sales market by area

Think about this: Before closing your property, re-examine your market area as defined by the city and zip code in the immediate area. Ask yourself how much houses have risen in development during construction. Obtain copies of current price sheets from the builder’s model real estate agents. All of these last questions are very important critical points in determining and […]

How to Store Animal Holders Safely in Self Storage

Whether you have a large collection of taxidermy that you want to store for safekeeping or you just need to temporarily store animal mounts during a home remodel, it’s important to give some thought to how they are stored. This guide will help you prepare your stands and choose the appropriate storage option to avoid damage from insects and sunlight. […]

A Basic Guide for Foreign Buyers of US Real Estate

As the Great Recessions slowly but surely fade with the hope of an eventual recovery looming on the horizon, foreign buyers and investors are beginning to look for opportunities in the American real estate market again. Even though the housing market’s stable recovery is still “in progress,” many foreigners acknowledge that US real estate is “for sale,” plus the dollar […]

The advantages and disadvantages of using a property manager to rent your property

One of the biggest advantages of having a property manager is that they not only take care of all the actual management for you: tenant selection, completion of proper documentation, inspections, etc. – but they also do a lot of the accounting. From most of my property managers, I would get a monthly statement that detailed gross income, expenses incurred, […]

How to write your novel using a formula

Do you think about writing your own novel? Experienced novelists, believe it or not, often write from a basic formula, a tried and tested structure that they use to attract readers. This is especially true for those selling blockbuster titles, those that rank high on the bestseller lists. In fact, you will notice this same feature as a default installation […]

The essential MAPS of real estate

A large percentage of financial assets, in the United States, is invested in some form / forms of real estate. For most Americans, the value of your family home represents your most important financial asset. Additionally, some of the other real estate vehicles used include: personal housing; owner-occupied and / or non-owner-occupied multifamily properties; invest in commercial buildings, rental houses, […]

Purchase and retention of financing from real estate investors

Financing of real estate investors Now is a good time to invest in: single-family, two- to four-unit buildings, condos, and townhomes, as well as multi-family apartment buildings. For real estate investors operating as a business buying residential properties to maintain and benefit from positive cash flow, there are only limited financing options available. Now there are programs available to you. […]