How to Get Started as a New Real Estate Investor

Real estate has been traditionally a great place to invest money in and watch it grow significantly. While there are a lot of riches to be had in this business, it’s not an easy venture for the average layperson. Investing in real estate takes patience, dedication, and resilience. But if you put your mind to it and focus on learning the business, you can come out successful. Here some simple tips about getting started as a new real estate investor. Learn About the Business The first step to becoming Read more [...]

Tips when selling you home

Ready to sell your home, but a bit apprehensive about how you’ll get it all done? Chances are you’ve already found a new place to live, and therefore, the longer it takes you to sell your old home the more debt you’re responsible for. Getting your home listed and sold to the highest bidder is the main objective, but there are a few steps you’ll need to take to get prepared. Decluttering Although you may not be ready to move into your new place just yet, you can’t sell a property that Read more [...]

3 Reasons to Purchase a Condo in Raleigh NC

“Minimalism is a way of living at the maximum of your potential.” -  Anastasiya Kotelnikova Do you need to live in a home with a large garden, swimming pool, as well as all of the other niceties that come with owning a home in the suburbs or the country? Or will you be happy living in a simple condo without all of the additional extras that come with owning a house? Minimalism versus extravagance The reality is that there is a significant move towards minimalist living; ergo, less Read more [...]

How to improve the look of your home to sell it faster

Before agreeing to sell your home, it would be in your top interest to do everything necessary to maximize its value first. After you check some of the following tips and advice, get in touch with a real estate agent that can guide you in the process of selling your home. Although every home is different, the following are some home improvement ideas that can help you get a good price for it when you decide to sell it. The first thing you should focus on is the entrance to your home. Make Read more [...]

Time to Move

The time has come: you have outgrown your present office space, but you can’t have your entire business interrupted as you move. Life goes on and so does your business.  You don’t have time to pack and unpack, hunt for packing materials, dismantle and reassemble furniture, and make everything as good as new. You still have an entire office to run. Your Growing Company Moving to a new location says a lot about you and your ambition.  Read more [...]

Potential Increase in Foreign Investments in U.S. Real Estate in 2016 – Overview by Blake Rubin

Involved in selling a number of properties in the U.S, Blake Rubin is a self-made, reputable, and a professional real estate property seller from the city of Philadelphia. With a dual undergraduate degree in Art History and Architecture, and minor in Urban Planning, Blake decided his career path based on his childhood interests. His hobbies include basketball and art that have taught him the skills of team building and goal-oriented thinking. By using these skills, he deals with his professional Read more [...]

5 Signs It’s Time to Upgrade to a Larger Property

Moving house can be a costly business, but there will probably come a time when you feel as if your existing home just isn’t large enough to accommodate you, your partner, kids, step kids, grandparents, in-laws, and various pets. So how do you know when the time has come to bite the bullet and look at larger Montreal condos for your family? An Ever-Growing Family Modern blended families just keep on getting larger and larger. As soon as one relationship ends and you embark on a new relationship Read more [...]

5 Ways to Make Your Small Business Boom

Everyone wants to increase their profits, but wishing helps no one. Taking practical steps to increase your fortunes is the only way to go. Here are five time-tested ways to up your small business’ profit potential. Expand One easy way to bring in more business is simply to expand locations. If your business operates behind a storefront, having more physical space means more opportunities to attract customers. A location in a new part of town means more access to traffic (both foot and vehicle), Read more [...]

Will Adding to Your Home Add Value Too?

Adding unto your property may seem like a sure way to boost value. More rooms, more amenities, more money, right? Well, yes and no. The matter of making so-called improvements to your home and property for the sake of a price boost is a bit more complex than mere addition and subtraction. In fact, the wrong kind of addition can actually lower the value of your home. Here’s a rundown of the common options homeowners go for when looking to raise value, and whether or not there’s actual truth Read more [...]

Investing In A Quality Appraiser

Real estate appraisals are an integral part of the industry for a number of reasons.  They protect buyers and sellers as well as lenders.  They also serve to set standard property tax rates in a local community.  There are a number of approaches to appraising a home, and choosing a professional who has the experience and understanding of which one to use in your case is essential.  One of the most important things that anyone can do with respect to property transactions is choosing the right Read more [...]