Real Estate

For some people, moving is one of the most stressful events of their lives. This can especially be the case when homeowners must sell their houses quickly. If you need to sell your home quickly, but aren’t sure how to do so, consider hiring a reputable, real estate agent near you. This professional can walk through your home and provide ideas about how you can make it more attractive to potential buyers. For example, your real estate agent might recommend you replace the carpet in your living room with hardwood floors. On this blog, I hope you will discover the numerous ways a real estate agent can assist you during the home selling process. Enjoy!

Condo Complexes Are Often A Hidden Source Of Rental Housing

17 May 2017
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

If you live near a university and are looking for housing, even if you're not affiliated with the university, you might want to investigate local condo complexes that have a central office. While many condo management companies handle only maintenance issues for residents, there are some who keep a list of condos up for rent by the owners -- and you might luck out and find the rare office that handle the rental process itself, making applications really easy to get. Read More …

A Brief Home Buying Guide

17 May 2017
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

If you're about to buy your first home, you're likely overwhelmed with questions. With so many homes for sale throughout your area, how do you know which one to choose? How do you know how much you can afford? What features do you require? It's time to answer these questions so that you're prepared to buy your first home. A house is most likely the most expensive purchase you'll ever make. Read More …

3 Tips For Checking Your Potential New Home For Water Problems

17 May 2017
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

If you are interested in buying a particular house, you may be worried about water problems that could lead to a flooded basement. If so, use the following three tips to check your potential new home for signs there may be water issues. Drive By The Home On A Rainy Day Before you schedule a walkthrough, drive by the house in which you are interested on a rainy day. If possible, choose a day when your area is having torrential downpours. Read More …

Ready For Your First Home? 4 Steps You Should Take Before You Start Looking

15 May 2017
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

If you're finally tired of renting, and you want to join the growing ranks of home ownership, it's time to start preparing for the adventure. Buying your first home is more than just finding the right house and signing on the dotted line. In fact, if you're not prepared, you could end up facing an uphill battle, unable to find the perfect home. To make sure you get the home of your dreams, here are four steps you should take before you enter the housing market. Read More …

Two Tips For Getting An Apartment When You Have A Felony

12 May 2017
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

It can be challenging landing your dream apartment, but even more so when you have a criminal record. While some landlords are willing to overlook certain misdemeanors, many will reject applicants who have been convicted of felonies, especially those involving violence or capital crimes (e.g. manslaughter). Here are two tips for finding rental apartments that suit your needs. Look for Small-Time Owners The biggest mistake people in this situation make is trying to secure apartments administered by property management groups. Read More …