Published: Fri, 28 Apr 2017 07:31:51 -0500
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 08:11:24 -0500After more than a decade, as a Real Estate Licensed Salesperson, in New York State, I have observed the behavior and perspectives of many actual and/ or potential home buyers. One of the stumbling blocks, has often been how many of them, rigidly look at their negotiating stance, considering all listing prices, as something to bargain down from. While there are certainly times when that is the case, it takes far more finesse, understanding, perception, etc, to properly review what a particular listing price, might mean, in a specific situation.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:37:52 -0500In order to revive the slump-hit real estate industry, the Union Budget 2017 put-forward an announcement which was a win-win for both home buyers and developers. The finance minister granted an infrastructure status to affordable housing, this move is directed to give a boost to affordable housing. This proposal has been received positively by the real estate industry - right from middle-class home buyers, developers and home loan providers.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 10:37:26 -0500The Consumer Protection Act (CPA) applies to all transactions occurring within South Africa - Where consumers (individuals and entities with a turnover of less than R2million) are afforded protection in their dealings with suppliers (Estate Agents and Developers). The primary purpose of the Act is to protect the consumer against exploitation and unfair marketing practices and to empower the consumers to make wise purchasing decisions.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 21:43:43 -0500You've spent several years working hard in a company and decided it's time to reward your self by buying a house. Looking for a unit that suit your needs brings forth a wide of choices ranging from new and used homes alike. Which one is a better fit?
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 07:43:20 -0500REO homes for sale are probably a term that not many people are familiar with but are homes that are real estate owned homes. This type of home is often associated with bank foreclosures. They are often offered for sale at a rate that is highly competitive. They are often offered to potential buyers in hopes of recouping most of the investment that the bank made on the property.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 07:15:07 -0500While some may attempt to give some argument or purported reasons for trying to sell one's home on their own, there is little logical purpose, to buying one, without utilizing the services of a real estate professional (as an aside, I could take ages, explaining why it makes sense for those selling to hire an agent, too). It is, therefore, important, for potential buyers, to better understand some of their options, including how they may be represented, when purchasing a home! Every state has somewhat different laws, so for the purposes of this article, we will rely on the laws,...
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 09:08:55 -0500In the United States today, there seems to be a massive surge in real estate auction popularity. Some people feel a real estate auction is a complex process but it is actually very simple to carry out. There are advantages for both the buyer and sell with this type of auction. Until a several years ago, if a homeowner defaulted on their payments and the house went into foreclosure the only way then to sell it was through the foreclosure sale. It was a lengthy process. There was a big commission of approximately ten percent of the home's value went to the real estate agent who conducted the sale.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 09:07:57 -0500This type of home is one that has been foreclosed and the new homeowner may be eligible to purchase it using an FHA loan, which stands for Federal Housing Administration. The term HUD means Department of Housing and Urban Development. This department is responsible for providing affordable housing for those who want to become homeowners. The process of selling this foreclosed property is not like regular real estate deals and foreclosed properties. HUD takes the home if the FHA has approved the loan on it and it must be a foreclosed property.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 09:17:41 -0500Every process within the home buying attempt is vital. Included with that is the home inspection which as crucial as every process involved. During this process, a home buyer will be in touch with a professional generally known as a home inspector.
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 22:03:23 -0500This article discusses common mistakes that first-time homebuyers make when purchasing their first home. A list of suggestions are offered to help eliminate stress and unnecessary expenses during the home buying process.
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 10:15:12 -0500Planning to buy a flat in Bangalore? And having a second thought of continuing to rent the home in the city, or vice versa? This article is for the first time home buyers and renters who live in the city.
Sun, 09 Apr 2017 11:09:48 -0500Buying a home which is out on a short sale is almost considered by many persons as a delicate step. For them, it is a hassle that mostly results in failure. But with the right urge and of course, the right moves, buying a home put in this tag can indeed be profitable for you.
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 07:19:41 -0500This article provides a breakdown of the typical fees charged when buying or selling a house. It also reviews lender protocol for changes in loan type, interest rate, and closing costs.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 11:59:05 -0500A struggling real estate market isn't always about a recession due to economic factors. Sometimes, an area becomes struggling because of the excessive number of homes on sale such that the number is bigger than the actual demand for homes. The wide array of choices from single family homes, to row houses, duplex, and other types bring more advantages to home buyers.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 11:58:54 -0500The pride of being called a home owner is one of the sweetest advantage that buying a home can accord to an individual. But beyond this, there are many more advantages that home ownership brings. Right now, you may have some hesitations and you're still contemplating if buying a house is a right move.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:12:28 -0500A buyer's home inspection is where you the purchaser of the home has a home inspection performed during the 10 day option period. The purposes of this inspection is to identify any safety issues and areas of concerns for the potential purchaser of the home.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 13:42:54 -0500The first quarter of 2016 saw an increase in residential real estate activity, home construction and housing services. Together, these three make up one-fifth of the total overall output in the US economy of 2016, according to fortune.com. It's easy to see why real estate is so important in any nation's economy. Historically, housing has always powered the US economy out of recession. So, it's obvious to see why careless mortgage practices could trigger the great recession of 2008.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 08:49:31 -0500It does not really make any sense to stay in rented homes, especially when you have a regular income generating profession or business. When you reach that stage in your life, it becomes imperative for you to think about buying your own home.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 15:21:47 -0500Nowadays, real estate buyers go online to check out the houses, apartments and other buildings in their locality. Instead of visiting each of the houses in person, they just look at the pictures of the houses to get a pretty good idea of the beauty and condition of the property. This article is focused on the importance of photos of your house in real estate. Read on to how you can go about taking the photos of your property.
Tue, 14 Mar 2017 07:40:15 -0500When houses are for sale is put on the market the homeowners want to make sure that they can sell it for as much money as possible so this is why it is important that you improve the value of your home. A homeowner can accomplish this in many ways. Some home improvement projects can be expensive while others are inexpensive. When deciding what home improvement projects to do to increase the value of houses for sale the homeowner should try to look at the house from a buyer's perspective to see what they might see that would make the home worth the price you are asking.
Sun, 12 Mar 2017 21:54:02 -0500At first glance of ideal homes, buyers are already keen on placing offers. But sellers can always place a counter offer. But this doesn't mean that you can't place a counter back.
Fri, 10 Mar 2017 07:25:49 -0600Congratulations! You've made one of the most important, and hopefully, best decisions of your life, and decided to buy a home of your own. You've saved your money, evaluated your finances, personal situation, and needs, and determined, it's time!
Thu, 09 Mar 2017 19:30:25 -0600The amount of down payment required for your purchase of a childcare company, daycare, Montessori, special needs school, or preschool is determined primarily by the 4 factors. Those 4 factors are discussed in this article.
Thu, 09 Mar 2017 08:31:38 -0600For years now, helping people buy a home is one of my favourite things to do. I love helping them fulfill their dream. There are a lot of details and legal paperwork involved, including making sure that the purchaser has the house covered by insurance for the act of sale.
Wed, 08 Mar 2017 06:58:19 -0600HUD homes for sale are foreclosed properties but buying them is different from buying regular foreclosed properties. With HUD, homes for sale to purchase them you have to submit a bid and then go through a certain process before you can call the home your own. HUD is short for Department of Housing and Urban Development and they have initiative to help provide potential homeowners with assistance for housing.
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 07:17:45 -0600When someone makes that often - life - changing decision, to search for a home of their own, they are often counseled about finances, credit, mortgages, location, and the best Realtor, to select, to make their efforts better and more effective. However, there are some often - considered variables, which may be include certain intangibles, etc. Since you are looking at, what for many, will be their largest, single, financial asset, as well as liability, doesn't it make sense, to, at least, give it more thought, than you might automatically give, when purchasing a used car?
Sun, 05 Mar 2017 12:34:37 -0600Buying a house requires a lot of money. Savings becomes involved. Sellers need down payment - a pretty huge fraction of money which may or may not be on the buyer's hand.
Fri, 03 Mar 2017 07:23:44 -0600The nature and historical perspective of the real estate housing, is that there are times when it might be classified as being a Seller's Market; other times when there is a Buyers' Market; and other times, when it is somewhat neutral. The determining, underlying factor, is generally based on the economic concept, of supply and demand! Simply stated, when there are many houses available, and not so many buyers, there is a Buyers' Market.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 18:26:55 -0600When buying a home before you make an offer on it there are some things that you should consider. You want to make sure that this is the home that you want to raise your family in. Is the neighborhood is safe, schools close by, close to work, and more.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 07:03:29 -0600One of the most challenging, albeit, essential and important decisions, most of us make, is deciding to purchase a home of your own! This period is often a period of tension, uncertainty and nervousness, especially because, for most people, one's house, becomes their biggest, single financial asset. As a Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, in New York State, for over a decade, I always remind my buyer - clients and customers, to examine and consider their personal finances carefully and thoroughly, so as to do what's best for them.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 11:11:20 -0600Shopping for a home is unlike shopping for a dress or any other thing. It can possibly be the biggest purchase that you'll ever make in your lifetime. Thus, it involves a great decision-making skill to make sure you'll have no regrets in the end.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 14:07:36 -0600We asked several Certified Home Inspectors what questions they would ask when hiring another inspector to inspect a property for their family or friends. Use this article as a guide to get the answers you really need to select the best home inspector.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:13:56 -0600Buying your house is a big investment and you should consider some factors to make it a wise choice. Get in touch with a good real estate agent who can help you in the entire process.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 09:26:45 -0600Buying your first home is such an exciting event in your life! It's a reflection of how far you've come and it's the biggest investment you can make in your future. Just the thought of walking into your very own place for the first time can send excitement through your body. But as exciting as it can be, the process to getting there can be equally as overwhelming if you're not prepared.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 08:41:49 -0600This article reviews the basic guidelines for a VA mortgage. It also details the documentation required to apply for a mortgage.
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 13:17:05 -0600One of the smartest ways to invest your money is to own landed property. Not only can it save you money, but it can also yield steady residual income for you, and you can pass it to your offspring. Do you dream of owning your own property? If YES, know that the journey to succeeding has to start with LEARNING. Even if you have all the money you need, you will be wise to first of all learn as much as you can about real estate investment.
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 08:59:58 -0600Real estate investment has always been an attractive avenue to make money and achieve financial independence, that would eliminate the need to worry about financial down times - like the kind we're currently faced with. Unless you've been living on a remote, uninhabited island or planet, you no doubt feel the effects of the recession that has challenged the income earning ability of even the most prosperous persons, groups/organizations as well as nations.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 11:14:41 -0600You have a sign board outside your property for months now, still no one has shown any keen interest in buying your property? What to do to sell your house? If this sounds like you, this may turn you into a helpless, frustrated buyer seeking a ray of hope.
Fri, 03 Feb 2017 08:23:17 -0600Purchasing a property always seems a difficult task to do. Finding the right property that fits within your budget and suits your requirements isn't actually so difficult. One needs to check if the current market is in your favour and will fetch good returns on the investment.
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 09:51:26 -0600For most people buying a house is a once-in-a-life time affair, and therefore needs a lot of thought and care before you commit your hard-earned money. Buying a house is sometimes very confusing and a lot of things need to be considered. You must be clear about all aspects involved in such transactions. The right thing to do when buying a house is to look for a good real estate agency. You can always look around by yourself, but there are so many intricacies in real estate - buying, that you will do well to have professionals, who do this sort of work, day-in and day-out.
Sun, 29 Jan 2017 10:16:58 -0600The true cost of a home is the purchase price plus whatever it takes to restore or maintain the home in serviceable condition. Without a professional home inspection you may not be aware of the total cost of the home you are considering. It is essential to have an idea of what to expect - which defects are major, which are minor and the approximate cost of repair, before you commit yourself.
Sun, 29 Jan 2017 10:11:08 -0600More than 70 per cent of the vermiculite ore mined in the world came from the Libby mine in Montana, which has been closed since 1990. Sold under the brand name Zonolite Attic Insulation, much of the vermiculite from the Libby mine was contaminated with tremolite asbestos.
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 09:00:52 -0600Los Angeles, also called the City of Angels, is the 2nd largest city in the whole of USA. It is also the entertainment hub of the country being home to Hollywood, the biggest movie industry of the world.
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 10:56:51 -0600A step by step guide for first time home buyers. There is so much information out there about buying a home. This detailed and concise is all you will need to make better choices in your home buying process
Wed, 25 Jan 2017 07:49:45 -0600The general definition of excavating is the process of removing debris and dirt from the land by using manual labor and heavy construction equipment. Many excavating companies will specialize in certain types of excavating with each company using construction equipment that is specifically designed to assist in their particular excavation job.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 06:56:37 -0600You've made the decision, it's time to buy and own a house! You realize you will need a down - payment, and additional funds for closing expenses, etc. You figure your credit is fine, because you've checked your credit score, and have often been accepted for credit cards, auto loans, etc.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:59:18 -0600Are you a serious home buyer? If you are, you should be aware that you should not only be concerned with the price associated with the house. You should also know that comfortable living is not confined to the four corners of the house.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:52:49 -0600Congratulations! You've decided you, and your family, need and deserve a home of your own! However, since for most people, their house represents their single biggest financial asset, be prepared, focus, and clearly know what you seek, want, need, and differentiate between goals, hopes, and a want - list, versus needs, and actual deal - breakers.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:38:13 -0600This article is providing readers with some insight into the idea of buying &/or renting property and living on the tropical island that is Koh Samui, in Thailand. Find out what makes this island such a popular one and get an idea of what kind of life you can enjoy if setting up camp and becoming 'one of the locals'.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 07:31:40 -0600Unless someone is purchasing a house, with the objective of knocking it down, and building another, home buyers should seriously consider hiring a recommended, quality, professional Home Inspector/ Engineer, to inspect, examine and report, on the condition of the potential purchase! While many mortgage lenders will do some sort of inspection/ review, their reasons and purposes are often considerably different, from yours! They are looking to be certain the value of the property is sufficient, to warrant a specific amount of loan, while you should be checking, to be certain, there are no surprises, etc!
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:44:49 -0600Tips on avoiding getting outbid by cash home buyers. This is for millenials or people who need to get a home loan.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:12:28 -0600Home prices are cyclic, they tend to rise and fall. To buy a new home is best at the bottom, and to sell a housing is of course most favorable at the top. Here is some advice that may help you recognize these periods of the lowest and highest real estate prices.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 07:30:35 -0600This article discusses how first-time homebuyers can prepare for a mortgage. It reviews how to improve your credit scores and how lenders calculate a borrower's buying power.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 07:46:02 -0600When someone makes the all - important decision, to consider buying a home of their own, it is often easy to become overwhelmed by the many considerations, etc! Obviously, one must think about their personal needs, in terms of rooms, location, etc. They must also be realistic, in terms of balancing their wish - list, from the must - haves, and do so, in order to get the most bang - for - the - buck, while paying attention to their personal finances, and knowing both what they can afford, and what they might feel comfortable paying monthly.
Tue, 03 Jan 2017 09:56:03 -0600Demonetization raised many brows and many possible paths for the future of the Indian real estate. Some Gurus of the realty market think that the prices of the properties will go down with the cash flow becoming critical in the market. Some people think that the prices will be stable since the price of the affordable sector has already surfaced.
Tue, 03 Jan 2017 09:13:15 -0600This article reviews the steps needed to obtain an FHA 203k rehabilitation mortgage. It also provides insight on the mortgage guidelines and the documentation required by mortgage lender for this loan type.
Fri, 30 Dec 2016 10:27:31 -0600Choosing a home inspection company based upon the fee is the worst way to choose who will help you finalize your decision on buying a home. Home inspection is no longer some "Bubba" working solo out of his truck. It is a serious business and you need to choose a home inspection company wisely. A home inspector offering a low fee is a red flag to look into.
Tue, 27 Dec 2016 09:44:25 -0600Are you getting ready to purchase your first home? This can be exciting but grueling and challenging at time. Not to mention the fear that comes along with it. Renting a place is much different, you have less responsibility and worries but when you purchase a home, many things come into factor. For most people it may seem easy, they find a house that they love at a reasonable price but it is not that simple. Many of those people make common mistakes that hurt them in the long run. This article provides you with some of the common tips that most first time home buyers make when purchasing a home.
Thu, 22 Dec 2016 09:55:30 -0600You found the perfect home, your offer was accepted by the seller, and now it is inspection time! Home inspections are very important during the home buying process. Your licenced home inspector is quite skilled at discovering underlying problems with a structure. Home Inspection Why A Home Inspection Is Critical When Buying Real Estate If at all possible, make sure you are present when he or she is going over the house. Inspectors are great at explaining all of the little features of the house, especially when it comes to the mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems. In addition to any problems your inspector may discover, they will also be able to show you where your water shut off valves are located.
Tue, 20 Dec 2016 09:42:07 -0600If you're considering purchasing a horse property or equestrian estate, you want to know if the property you're considering is horse-friendly! One thing you'll want to pay attention to is the zoning of the property. Here we'll help you understand zoning ordinances for equestrian properties.
Tue, 20 Dec 2016 09:41:26 -0600So, you've decided to buy a property on a golf course or in a golf community. Congratulations! This no doubt means that you'll be close to one of your passions. Based on our experience, here are 8 mistakes we've seen golf property buyers make in the past, and thought you might like to know, so you can avoid them in your own search.
Mon, 19 Dec 2016 13:35:29 -0600Mortgage Rates - With interest rates been dramatically dropped, what does this mean for the mortgage market? It all sounds good on paper, however, what does this mean to you, if you are trying to buy or sell a home? With interest rates going down it means that banks and lenders should be that little bit more keen to lend.
Mon, 19 Dec 2016 09:44:20 -0600Have you been given a notice to vacate because the landlord has decided to sell the property you live in? Perhaps you received a notice that your rent is going to increase again even though the landlord is not taking care of the property management issues in the building.
Mon, 19 Dec 2016 07:27:45 -0600This article reviews the advantages and disadvantages of homeownership. These factors should help you determine if renting or buying a house is the best option for your current situation.
Sat, 17 Dec 2016 11:00:22 -0600After years of working hard, you become financially stable, and decided to buy your own space which you can call your home. But then your mind is split whether you're gonna buy a readily constructed unit or you're going to have it built. Readily constructed houses Most new home buyers like the convenience offered by pre-constructed or existing homes.
Thu, 15 Dec 2016 10:58:45 -0600It can be exciting to start looking for your dream lake home, but there are some important considerations you should think about first. Here are 3 important tips for shopping for a lakefront cottage.
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 09:50:57 -0600Here is a list of pros and cons associated with owning a log home. You may want to factor these into your decision when you're considering whether owning a log home is right for you.
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 09:49:08 -0600For those folks looking to live the lake property dream, it's important to know that there's more to consider about buying lakefront property than just drive time and whether the water's wet. Taking some time up front is critical when it comes to buying lakefront property. It doesn't take long, but there are some important things to consider. You don't want to make the mistake of moving too quickly and regretting your purchase.
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 08:30:57 -0600Have you ever thought of moving into a luxury apartment home? Maybe the concept of such a move seems unlikely for you and your family. Maybe you are quite happy and settled in your house in the burbs. This after all, would be a major change in your life style. However, maybe, just maybe, it may be the best thing that you could ever do for your loved ones.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:39:06 -0600Most of those reading the title of this articulate, probably assumed it would be about annoying odors and other distractions, which might adversely impact a home's attractiveness. While those factors are certainly relevant, and I have touched upon them, in previous articles and discussions, the focus of this article, is on aspects, I have labelled as its SCENT, based on using the mnemonic approach/ aid to learning, understanding, remembering and recall. These are some of the factor which are sometimes overlooked, or at least considered, with a lesser degree of priority and concern.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 13:25:37 -0600Buying a house soon? Are you able to offer a down payment exceeding the traditional 20%? The article below gives you reasons why you should go for it.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 07:34:07 -0600Home ownership is one of the ultimate dreams of many people. However, renting is an option that most of us start with when building family lives. The article presents the advantages of buying a house.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 07:28:36 -0600Have you been into an open house? Aside from the physical aesthetics, it is a good opportunity to inspect other elements connected to safety and functionality. This article discusses some of them.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 06:49:15 -0600If you want to buy or sell your property, you may want to get help from a good conveyancer. They will help you with the legal part of the process because they specialize in property transactions. Let's find out how much you will have to pay to them for their services.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 10:29:07 -0600We all know that there are a lot of costs when buying a property, you have the deposit, conveyancer, survey, estate agent, removal company etc...
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 08:38:10 -0600While considering investment in a commercial or residential property, there are certain things that you must be highly particular about, right from the very beginning. Discussed below are some points that will enlighten you about how to make your move towards buying the property of any type and nature- The area in which a property is located matters more than anything else, when it comes to making any investment. Your investment will come to you with expected revenue results only when you think upon the right kind of location.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 08:36:36 -0600With the downturn that the economy has undergone, the experience of buying your first home has seemed to have transformed from a smart investment full of hope for the future into a scary and perilous financial risk. However it doesn't have to be! With some smart decisions and a little knowledge of the world of real estate, buying a home can still be a great investment. Buying a home is a process, and like any other journey, there are certain steps you can take to ensure you reach your goal safely and successfully.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 08:04:11 -0600This article discusses the potential mortgage pitfalls that may occur during the home buying process. Specific suggestions are offered regarding employment changes, large deposits, and new purchases.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 08:03:58 -0600Buying a house is tasking. It involves many different factors for careful consideration. Some want it chic. Some want it simple. Some may go for modern while others for contemporary. But for those who want an entirely different appeal, getting a house with a good view of nature might be the sealing factor to a deal.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 08:45:33 -0600Having an open house is one way for your real estate agent to show the house to several potential buyers at the same time. It can be the difference between receiving few to no offers to having several offers on your home.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 08:43:46 -0600Most of the times, home buyers are attracted on the overall appearance of a house. The selling price, if not a primary factor, becomes secondary to it. But how about an unfinished house? Is it possible that buying such kind can bring some benefits to a home buyer. This article will attempt to uncover those benefits for your understanding.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 08:36:35 -0600When homes are listed as short sale homes they are usually the ones that is on the path to becoming a foreclosure home and the lender wants to sell the property, maybe even at a loss. This may sound like a good idea as you may be able to get an excellent home at a fraction of what it would cost if it was being sold on the regular market. As with anything, there are always pros and cons.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 07:21:01 -0600When looking at houses for sale some prefer newer homes but some prefer the charm of an older home. If you are considering purchasing an older house for sale there are pros and cons of doing so.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 07:13:00 -0600There are many variables, which go into a potential buyer's decision, to purchase a specific house. Some do so from an emotional gut - feeling, perspective, which I strongly recommend against, being the only factor considered. Others look solely at price, without considering many other, related, relevant factors.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 07:57:54 -0600This articles provides some insight on how to purchase a new home after someone goes bankrupt. There are several ways to make it easier to buy a house for those with little to no credit and this articles gives some tips and financial advice. Also, it provides some things to consider when buying a home after bankruptcy.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 08:47:41 -0600Don't settle for renting a place to live, not when there are downtown condos for sale! This is a very good investment and the money you spend there will be an investment. Your rent money goes down the drain each month when you pay it. When you spend that money to buy real estate though, you earn equity. You can live there as long as you want.
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 07:12:00 -0600Looking for a new place to call your own? When checking out homes for sale, make sure to do your homework, but don't forget to have some fun, too.
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 07:08:27 -0600One of the most traumatic experiences for any family is the buying of a new home. In this day and age, it pays to be aware, cautious and take notice of any hints and warnings that come your way in the course of buying your new home!
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 09:12:58 -0600Buying a home is one of the massive investment a person makes in his or her entire life. The decision to purchase that home has some serious consequences not only for you but the whole family when it comes to financials for many years to come.
Wed, 09 Nov 2016 07:08:53 -0600Most real estate professionals, traditionally, get to know and understand their sellers, far better than their potential buyers. For example, in New York State, every buyer can either be represented by an agent who represents the seller, or the buyer. A selling agent owes his allegiance to the homeowner, either because he is the listing agent, or broker's agent.
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 09:08:25 -0600Consider this: a mortgage program offers certain Americans a home loan with a zero down payment and no private mortgage insurance requirement. In addition, closing costs are limited and if the home is newly constructed, the builder must supply the buyer with a one-year home warranty.
Fri, 04 Nov 2016 08:16:19 -0500We all have said this at some point of time that "I will buy my house." We all wish to find a company that helps us buy within budget even if it is in a state of disrepair and requires some refurbishing and repairs.
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 14:20:44 -0500Importance of choosing reputed builder. Select best real estate developer out of many.
Mon, 31 Oct 2016 08:37:53 -0500This article discusses the benefits and drawbacks to purchasing a home warranty contract. Warranties costs and coverages vary greatly, their coverages can be tailored to meet your specific needs.
Mon, 31 Oct 2016 08:31:40 -0500Although experts in the real estate industry continually suggest the importance of seeing a lender before doing anything else with regards to purchasing a home, many buyers don't. Instead, they merrily attend open houses, mine Internet real estate databases and hound real estate agents to show them homes that they may not even qualify to purchase.
Mon, 31 Oct 2016 08:30:40 -0500Like shopping for anything expensive, shopping for a home requires research and a game plan. When you have a list of steps to take, the process will be far less perplexing and far more enjoyable. You'll also be more successful if you have a strategy as a first-time home-buyer, so let's take a look at some of the initial steps to take to get you into that new home. Check them off as you complete them.
Mon, 31 Oct 2016 08:09:08 -0500The seller of that home you are about to purchase no doubt thought long and hard about how much to ask for it. She consulted with her real estate agent who spent some time poring over statistics and the prices of recently sold homes in the area to come to a rough estimate of the home's value.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 07:19:53 -0500The majority of Americans state one of their financial and life goals, is owning a home of their own. However, while some do so, many others fail to reach their goals. There are many reasons for this, including financial, credit, personal situations, family issues, uncertainty, indecisiveness, or lack of planning, amongst others.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 08:48:51 -0500Purchasing a home for your family is achievable. It's not easy and you will need help.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 10:26:16 -0500Negotiation is an art and science. Not everyone is good at it and it cannot be learned reading a few articles. It needs continuous efforts. Buying a house is a big financial decision. Every buyer wants to make the best of his investment, in fact, he wishes to get the house more than the budget.