Tips for Finding an Accessible Home

Guest Post: Patrick Young is an educator and activist.  When it comes to finding an accessible home, there are many challenges you may face along the way. More often than not, people with disabilities searching for a comfortable place to live will have to make sacrifices and compromise. Most homes are simply not built with […]

Top 5 Benefits of Home Ownership

Home ownership affords unique advantages that you just don’t get from renting. Yes, there is more responsibility when you’re the owner, but the rewards are well worth it. If you’re not convinced, take a look at this list detailing the top five benefits of becoming a homeowner: 1. Build Equity Equity is the difference between […]

Closed on a Home… What’s Next?Maintenance List?

So, you’ve signed on the dotted line and bought yourself a home. Congratulations! Now that the deal is done, you may be asking yourself, now what? And to be honest, it’s a fair question. You probably already know some of the basics you should take care of right away: cleaning, locks replacement, update your mailing […]

Real Estate Tips: How to Avoid Buying a Lemon Home

Any time you are investing money in a big purchase, it is important that you are careful to “avoid buying a lemon home”. This term is often used in reference to a car purchase when someone buys a used car and then encounters problem after problem due to breakdowns and necessary repairs. In the same […]

Is House Flipping a Good Strategy in the Current Market?

Real estate investing offers a great opportunity for those who are willing and ready to put their money into promising homes in the area. But, before you pour your life savings into a real estate investment opportunity, it is important to evaluate the current market and determine the best strategy for maximizing your ROI (Return […]

Multifamily Homes: Pros and Cons for Your Family

Real estate prices are rising, making it more challenging for families to qualify for the financing needed for the purchase of a single-family home. If you can’t afford to buy a single-family property, does it mean that you will need to wait to be a homeowner? No! In fact, many millennial home buyers are turning […]

What You Need to Know: A Newbie’s Guide to Flipping a Home

Real estate investing can be a great option if you are looking to boost your income and build your financial wealth with time. But it can be risky if you are flipping a home without the right strategies to protect your investment. Too often, inexperienced investors buy a property with great intentions, and then later […]

Common Reasons Why Buyers Have a Hard Time with Mortgage Qualification

If you want to buy a home in Atlanta, one of the first steps in this process is mortgage qualification approval. Without the financing, you could be facing disappointment and wasted time when you are unable to buy the home of your dreams. It is essential that you know the price range of the home […]

Are You Cut Out to Own Investment Properties?

It seems like every entrepreneur’s dream to invest in real estate and start earning passive income. This article will discuss whether you are cut out to own investment properties.  There are definitely benefits to owning one or more investment properties. But, it is essential to understand what you are getting into if you choose to […]

Buying a Home? 4 Steps to Improve Your Real Estate Offer

The real estate industry fluctuates over the years, and right now we are facing a situation that is known as a “seller’s market.” What it means is that the inventory is low, so buyers need to be more competitive with the homes that are available. Just because the number of available homes on the market […]