Benefits of Flipping Real Estate

The obvious benefit and sought after benefit of flipping real estate is the profit. This is one incredibly tangible benefit, particularly when the profits are large and quick to come your way. Of course there are risks. Most ventures that offer high profit also come with a high degree of risk. Money, however, is not […]

What Is a Short Sale?

In the course of looking for a dream home, prospective buyers will often hear the term “short sale”.  No, it does not mean you can move in right away. A short sale refers to the owner of the house being willing to sell the house for less than its market value. A short sale can […]

Tips on Home Buying and Selling

Home buying and selling is a very fast paced industry, a house can sell in an hour, or even in minutes. Real estate buying and selling is also a very hard job, but with the right tips on your book you will be able to outwit and win good deals. So here are some good […]

Buy Or Rent?

Should you buy or rent? It depends on your circumstances, and the real estate market where you are going to live. Years ago, I sold a home for a young couple who owed almost as much as the sales price on their house. They needed to take money from savings to pay the closing costs […]

Buy Investment Property Without Seeing It

Why would you buy investment property without seeing it? It’s a numbers game. Whether or not you see the property before you make an offer isn’t nearly as important as making sure the numbers make sense. A man in California used to just send out offers on a hundred MLS listings at a time, offering […]

Buying Pre-Foreclosures

What should an investor know about buying pre-foreclosures? For starters, are you familiar with what a pre-foreclosure is? Pre-foreclosures are known as properties that have reached the final stages before they get repossessed or taken back by the lender or bank.  The owner is still in complete control of the property or home. The bank […]

Why Is the Assessed Value Different?

Assessing the value of a home when putting it on the market with a realtor is affected by a number of factors. There are two numbers to consider when selling your home: assessed value versus market value. In some cases, assessed value and market value may be similar. But in general, the assessed value will […]

Advice on Picking a Real Estate Agent

The ideal agent is not always the one with the most sales under his or her belt, or the most years on the job. The ideal agent is one who listens to you, is easy to get along with, and has the tools and skills to address your unique situation. Every home buyer is different. […]

A Few Pieces Of Real Estate Investing Advice

If you know what you are doing and are careful, you can really score big in real estate. Do you want to find real estate success without going into the poor house? Read on! In the world of real estate, your word means everything. You will need to keep your work and never lie to […]

Advice On Selling A House

Advice On Selling A House   Maybe you’ve read lots of advice on selling a house. But do you know the biggest mistake many people make when selling a house? Not understanding real estate value. You see, it doesn’t matter what you think your home is worth. It doesn’t matter what you did to make […]