19 September 2016
Buying your first home can be a very exciting time. You are likely thinking about all of the different things you'll do to make your house look the way it does in your dreams. However, if you've never purchased a home, you may not know very much about the home-buying journey. Use this information to learn two tips that can prepare you for what to expect during the home-buying process.
12 September 2016
One of the most important things that you can do when looking for a home to rent is to find one that has features that can save you a bit of money, mostly so that you can offset the costs of rent a bit. Listed below are three features to look for when renting a home that can save you some money every month. Reflective Roofing A simple feature to look for in a rental home is a reflective roofing material, such as copper or other types of metal.
31 August 2016
If you are a first time home buyer and you have started looking at houses online, you may think you're ready to put an offer on a property. There are some things that you want to talk with your real estate agent about and things you want to know before you decide on a property. Make sure that you do the following before you agree to a price or a deal for the house, and before you head to closing.
30 August 2016
Once you know the city that you want to live in, it is time to look at the neighborhoods. As you are looking through the list, you might find the perfect neighborhood for you, at least on paper and in photos. It may be situated in a great location and have housing prices that align perfectly with your budget, but there are more things to know about a neighborhood than just what you see on the surface.
25 August 2016
If you're looking to retire early, having multiple sources of passive income is one key to making it work. Passive income is money that comes in on a regular basis but that you don't actively work on an hour-for-hour basis to receive. It comes in different forms, and some are more passive than others. Here is a handy guide to get you going. Save and Start Small. You can't usually create a passive income stream with nothing invested.
24 August 2016
If you are on the market for a new home, making sure that your realtor is in tune with your family's needs is a must. If you have kids or your family is growing, making this a factor in your home search is important. Here are four things that should be on your non-negotiable list when it comes to vetting potential homes for your family. 1. Scout out Local Parks
17 August 2016
If you are getting ready to sell your home, you might be thinking about forgoing the real estate agent and doing it yourself. Even though this might seem like a good way to save money, and even though it might seem as if it would be fairly easy to sell your home on your own, it is generally worth it to hire a pro to help you. These are a few reasons why.