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3 Tips To Help You Sell Your House Fast

1 October 2015
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

There are many reasons why you might need to sell your home quickly. Finding your dream home, taking a job in another city, or financial hardship can all be legitimate reasons to want to get out from under your current home quickly. When time is of the essence, here are three tips you can use to help you unload your home as fast as possible. 1. Don't overprice your property. Read More …

Tips For Staging Your Home’s Older Bathroom For Sale

1 October 2015
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

If you need to sell your home and do not have the time or cash to remodel its older bathrooms, then you will be happy to learn that there are some very effective staging techniques that you can use to make your bathroom more appealing to potential buyers.  Follow these simple tips to effectively stage your home's old bathroom in ways that will make it appeal more to buyers: Deep Cleaning is Essential Read More …

Should You Rent a House or an Apartment?

1 October 2015
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

If your lease is about up and you're looking for a new place to live, you may be wondering if you should rent a house or an apartment. Each has its advantages and disadvantages, so it's a good idea to examine both. Here's a quick look at some of the differences between the two. Quick Manager Access There's often a manager onsite at an apartment complex. That means you'll have someone who can come over right away when you have an emergency. Read More …

Tips For Dealing With Difficult Tenants

1 October 2015
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

As a landlord, challenging tenants are an inevitability. Even with the best screening process, you may still find yourself with a tenant who is demanding, difficult and problematic. If this should happen, it's important that you have a plan in place to deal with them. Otherwise, you may find yourself struggling to keep the peace. Here are some tips to help you deal with difficult tenants. Remain Objective Objectivity is important when you're dealing with challenging tenants. Read More …

Strange Rules You Might Find With A Homeowners Association

30 September 2015
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

If you are looking at a home for sale in a community with a homeowners association (HOA), you should understand that this organization will have a set of Covenants, Conditions, & Restrictions (CC&Rs). Before you buy the home, you should thoroughly read this document, so that you fully understand the rules of the community. If you are not careful, you might encounter some strange rules. Here are three strange rules found in the CC&Rs of some HOAs. Read More …

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What is the perfect home? What is perfect for one person may be too small or large for another? Do you want a home made of brick or do you want one made of wood? Do you want a condo or do you want a house on a nice big piece of land? Getting a few answers before you begin looking for your new home can eliminate many of the options on the market. This will help to decrease the time it takes for you to search for the home that you find perfect for yourself and your family's needs.