Best Home Renovations That Boost Home Values
September 25, 2018
Are you looking to update your house? If you are thinking you might be selling in a few years, then beginning a renovation project takes on new meaning. The reason for this is simple. You want to make sure you get..
3 Critical Factors to Get Pre-Approved for a Mortgage
September 12, 2018
The house buying process can be long and frustrating at times. The worst is when you find a house you love but by the time you get approved for a mortgage, another offer came in and the seller accepted it. The bes..
4 Terrifying Things to Know About Homeowners Associations
May 21, 2018
If you never lived in a development with a homeowners association, you might think that having your lawn mowed for you and not having to take care of the swimming pool sounds great. You might even think you would save a..
How Interest Rates Affect Real Estate Prices
October 13, 2017
The profitability of rental properties in the US is affected by interest rates. Usually, when a central bank decides to tighten monetary policy it slows down economic activities because businesses rely on credit to grow..
Top 3 Ways to Get Involved in Real Estate Investing
March 16, 2017
Real estate investing has long been one of the most secure and lucrative forms of investment. Real estate is a tangible investment that you can see and feel, and forms the bedrock of any economy. People will always need ..
Millennials Are Buying up Real Estate – Here’s Why
March 3, 2017
Young Homeowners Are More Likely to Borrow From ParentsHome prices in the United States and across many other parts of the world have been growing at a reasonable pace for the past five years. One contributor to this trend co..
10 Tips for Flipping Houses
February 22, 2017
If you want to be successful at buying a house to flip, you need to get as many house flipping tips as you can. Flipping houses can be a profitable enterprise, if you learn from other house flippers and pay attention to the a..
Breaking down the Cost of Real Estate Investments (Part 2): Advanced Investments
May 11, 2016
Presented with opportunity and concealed with risk, real estate investments are among the most favorable ways to grow one’s financial wealth. This lucrative endeavor also comes with its share of uncertainty and unfore..
REITs and Affordable Housing
March 25, 2016
Finding affordable housing in the U.S. is becoming more and more difficult as the average price of homes continues to increase. Normally one would expect that popular urban centers such as New York City or the Bay Area would ..
Declining Oil Prices and Real Estate
January 26, 2016
Oil prices continue to fall – months (a year, anyone?) after most observers thought they had already reached a bottom. Many consumers are benefiting, and the energy expenses of businesses are declining. What’s not to ..