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Five Scams A Homeowner Should Always Be On The Lookout For

Owning a home is a big responsibility and a big financial burden. It can be hard enough on its own for a lot of people to deal with. You certainly don’t need to have to deal with the risk of getting caught up in a scam. Unfortunately, it happens to thousands of homeowners every year. Being aware of the risk is the best defense you have, so here are some of the scams to keep your eyes out for. Picture by DodgertonSkillhause The renovation... [Continue Reading]

The Housing Market: It's A Game Of Snakes And Property Ladders

Today’s housing market is a disaster for those trying to move up the property ladder. House prices are shooting up like never before in cities all over the country, and God help you if you happen to live in San Francisco. Flickr The result? Today there are thousands of professionals working six days a week who can barely afford accommodation. Most are living in hovels that masquerade as professional apartments. They’re sharing mortgage... [Continue Reading]

Best Online Security Tips for Real Estate Agencies

We are living in a time of data breach such that any time you connect to the internet; you expose yourself to cyber-attacks. Hackers can access different kinds of information from your transactions and policies to your clients’ personal and private information. Every day there are data security breaches, and if they happen to you, they could have a real cost to your firm regarding revenue and reputation. Therefore, every real estate agent... [Continue Reading]

5 Ways to Find Your Best Apartment Deal

Are you out there currently searching for an apartment or will be down the road? If so, do you know exactly what you are looking for? Better yet, do you know how to avoid making a big mistake? For many doing the apartment search, it can actually prove more daunting than one may think. For starters, seeing a place in a magazine/newspaper or on the Internet can prove quite different from when you actually set foot inside. On the reverse side, what may... [Continue Reading]

Furnish Apartment on the cheap

You just took your first major step as an adult: You rented an apartment or bought a home. Despite this monumental move, your paycheck doesn’t necessarily reflect your adult status. Like most adults, you need to budget and compromise to live an independent lifestyle. You want to stay on budget, but you also want your new home to reflect your personal aesthetic. We have some money saving tips to help you find the perfect balance of budget and... [Continue Reading]

What is the best time to buy a home and why

There are many different reasons why people buy a home. This is an important event in anyone’s life, so people should make sure that they weigh up a range of different options before deciding which property is the best one for them. People buy houses at different times in their life and in different circumstances. The best time to buy a house depends on a variety of different factors. Read this helpful time about the best time to buy a house... [Continue Reading]

How to Achieve the Right Price for Your Home

There are many reasons why people decide to sell their home, but no matter what the reason is, nobody willingly lets their home go for less than it’s worth. Problems typically arise in a buyers’ market, when there is a glut of homes for sale and buyers can afford to shop around. Of course, a property is only worth what someone is willing to pay for it, but if you want to achieve the right price for your property, read on for some tips. ... [Continue Reading]

5 vital steps you need to follow to acquire a Home Loan

It can be quite a daunting experience to shop for your home loan. What most consumers tend to do is make use of the internet to search for the rates. Usually people prefer those lenders who tend to offer the lowest interest rate for the loan. The mistake most consumers make they get carried away by the fact that you will have to pay a low interest rate and you tend to overlook something very important and that are the hidden charges that you will... [Continue Reading]

Invest in the Future with the Latest in Your Economic Field

It’s no exaggeration that we live in one of the most commercialised eras in recent history. That isn’t a bad thing, but simply a fact: more than at any point in recent memory, business is king, and changing at a pace never before seen. The business world has always been given over to innovation, but with the advent of social media and an economy which is increasingly globalised, the manner in which we do business is changing, as is the... [Continue Reading]

How to Protect Your Home from Hail Damage

Hail can cause some serious damage to a home which will take a lot of time, effort and cost to repair. In order to make sure that your home is protected from hail damage, it’s vital to ensure that you take all of the necessary preventative measures. This will make sure that your home is strong enough to withstand any hail storms. Flooding, heavy rains and hail storms are more common in some areas than others, and if you live in an area... [Continue Reading]

Advice For The New Real Estate Agent

Getting a real estate license is a great moment in the life of the agent but what happens next is something that might not go as planned. When you become an agent, you are free to do whatever you want to help sell properties but do you really know what you should do? According to Scott Haveson, it is vital that the real estate agent looks at the entire experience as a business. One of the common mistakes is handling everything as a job instead of as a... [Continue Reading]

What to Look for when Finding a Real Estate Agent

Free Stock Photos A real estate agent can be a fantastic help when it comes to buying and selling property. But you’ve got to be very careful when it comes to picking one. A lot of people seem to go for the first real estate agent they find. But you have to make sure that the agent is willing to go the distance and prove their worth. Positive feedback Before you do business with anyone, you want to make sure others have had a positive... [Continue Reading]