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Renting 101 for Investors

So, you are ready to buy your first income-producing investment property… Congratulations! But before you buy that property, there are several things to consider before signing any deal. Understanding how to become a successful landlord are tantamount to success. With...

Preparing to Sell Your Home

Getting ready to sell your home? There are many things to consider before you list your property. Not only does a well-prepared property speak to buyers on an emotional level, but the best prepped homes lead to the fastest sales at the best price and isn’t that really...

Tips for Home Selling Success

Selling a home can be tricky business in today’s market with many (many) things to consider. As real estate is indeed a complex process, the first step to consider should be finding a reputable Realtor® who will guide you through the process with ease. From setting...

Tips for Home Buying Success

Whether you are buying your first home, your forever home or an investment property, there are many things to consider before you make your real estate deal. While anyone can shop for a home from virtually anywhere today, working with a qualified Realtor® will not...

6 Reasons To Avoid Purchasing a Home from a FSBO

When you're hoping to purchase a home, you may ponder, "Does it make a difference if the property is listed with a Realtor® or the proprietors who are endeavoring to offer it themselves?" Um, yes. It is important. A great deal. In all actuality: When it comes to...

Homes Omitting the Permit Process

Sometimes homeowners omit the permit process when remodeling their home. They may think that the process is very expensive or takes to long. Fees for the permit process can sometimes be as costly as hundreds of dollars or more. There are homeowners that believe if...

11 House Deal Breakers To Look Out For

When you’re trying to find a home, you almost certainly have a pair of lists in your head: the must-haves, the nice-to-haves, and also the absolute house deal-breakers.  Unfortunately, most of the places on this list make up that third class, unless, of course, you’re...