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New Year, New Real Estate Opportunities

As the new year begins, many people make resolutions about what they want to accomplish in the coming 365 days. It has become a well-established practice among people who want to improve themselves and their circumstances. And rightly so! If you want to move forward in life, you’ve got to decide where it is you […]

Warning: Don’t Be Scammed by Real Estate Wire Fraud

The exciting moment is coming up: your offer was accepted, you’ve completed the inspection process, and now you are ready to close on your dream home! The final step is to sign the paperwork and transfer the payment for the purchase. The closing process can feel complicated if you aren’t familiar with the mortgage and […]

Fed Rate Changes Affect the Real Estate Industry

The recent Fed meeting brought about a surprising change in the direction of interest rates and Fed rate changes affect the real estate industry. In other meetings, the decision was to maintain the same rates, or even to increase rates just a bit. But in the latest Fed meeting, they decided to drop interest rates. […]

History of Real Estate Pioneers Who Changed the Industry

The real estate industry we know today is quite different from the roots that started many years ago. Looking back over real estate history, it was around 1900 when real estate brokers began offering services to present homes available for sale. This was the birth of real estate pioneers who changed the industry. Founding of […]

Housing Trends and The Suburban Shift in 2019

The housing trends are always shifting, making it feel impossible to keep up with the market if you don’t work in the industry. As a homeowner, you don’t need to spend your time scouring through the real estate news and evaluating the way the economy will impact your real estate holdings. Instead, lean on the […]

Multi-Family Homes: Pros and Cons that Need to be Considered

If you are buying a home and looking at options to manage your costs, then you might consider the option to purchase a multi-family home. While there are benefits that can help you manage your spending, you need to evaluate all of the pros and cons and how these factors will affect your family. What […]

What Does It Mean When You Hear About Low Real Estate Inventory?

It’s no surprise that the real estate market changes over the years, and these trends often make headlines in the news. In this article we are going to discuss what it means when you hear about low real estate inventory.  Right now, one of the big topics of conversation is about the relatively low inventory […]

Renter’s Insurance is a Must: Is Your Property Protected?

Is your property covered if a catastrophe happens? Hopefully, nothing will damage your home or rental property. But, you never know when the unexpected will occur. So, it is essential that you have a good rental insurance policy to ensure that you won’t be facing financial problems if something damages your home. Rental Insurance: A […]

How Much Will You Pay in Real Estate Agent Commissions?

  For many years, real estate agents have been paid a commission based on the price of the home. Usually, the agents get 6% of the value of the property, split between the two agents. Even though this has been standard practice in the industry for so many years, times are changing, and there are […]