Real Estate

Insider Secrets to FSBO (For Sale By Owner) Success!

From the get-go, understand that For Sale By Owner transactions are complicated, involved, and sometimes tedious work. Such transactions are possible, but most people aren’t up for the challenge. In fact, FSBO transactions only account for 9% of the housing market. Yes, it will save you money. Commissions can run as high as 6% of […]

Why You Need to Sell Your Vacant House, Fast!

Are you the owner of a vacant house? If so, you’ve come to the right place. There are lots of scenarios where people acquire vacant homes. In many cases, the timing of buying a new home and selling your old one doesn’t line up, and you’re left with a sale to make after the stress […]

selling as-is

Everything You Need To Know About Selling As-Is

What Is Selling “As-Is?” Selling “as-is” means that the property needs repairs or updates and the seller does not want to take on the responsibility of completing them. They intend to sell the home in the present condition and release themselves from any liability to complete repairs or offer credits for repairs. It’s a what […]

Finished fixer-upper

How To Calculate If That Fixer-Upper Is Worth The Price!

So you’ve found a fixer-upper for a GREAT price! It’s in a decent neighborhood, but it needs a lot of work. No problem, you can deal with that. How much work is too much work, though? You don’t want to buy into a project that will turn into a money and time sink. Nobody gets […]

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8 Things You Should Know Before Buying Rental Properties

8 Things You Should Know Before Buying Rental Properties Real Estate Investment Isn’t For Everyone Many people daydream about buying rental properties with stars in their eyes. They envision a tidy house with a friendly family and $500 extra in passive income each month, fondly known as mailbox money. This scenario is possible, but reality […]

The Pros and Cons of Property Managers

The Pros and Cons of Property Managers Should You Hire A Property Manager? Owning rental properties can be an excellent way to establish several income streams while expanding your portfolio! But should you start interviewing property managers, or just do it yourself? Consider your options carefully when purchasing real estate. Do your research and ask […]

Contracting Problems by Region

How to Spot Common Contracting Problems

Whether buying a home or maintaining an existing property, there are common contracting problems tied to each major geographical region in the United States. It is possible that any of these issues could affect any number of homes in a variety of locations. However, certain geographical areas are more prone for these concerns. It is important […]

Need to Sell an Inherited Home or Probate Property?

When you have recently inherited a home in Texas, it can be a daunting task to determine what to do with the property. Between hearing appearances, estate sales, appraisers, speaking with real estate sales professionals, and preparing for a possible listing, an executor can be left physically and emotionally drained by the process. The team […]

How to Sell Home Without Agent ?

Although most houses are sold through a real estate agent, many sellers decide to sell on their own. Many situations occur when you want to sell your home without going through an agent. For example, you may be relocating and purchase of your new home is dependent on sale of your current property. You may […]