7 Packing Mistakes You’re Making

Moving is a drag—there’s no way getting around it. But there are ways to make your move a whole lot easier, and it starts with packing.  Here are ten moving mistakes you may be making—and how to avoid them.  1. You figure you can pack everything in a few days Begin with a plan—and start…

The Risks and Benefits of Buying Beachfront Property

On paper, a beachfront condo or home sounds like a dream investment. Yes, beachfront real estate comes at a higher price, but the return is often worth the cost. But just like with any other investment, there are risks and benefits to purchasing beachfront property. The Benefits of Buying Beachfront Property There are many benefits…

House Flipping And What You Should Know

Many of us have seen those reality shows where people buy run down or cheap houses, make a few repairs and upgrades, then make a huge amount of money in a few weeks after selling the home. Well, that’s television for you, because flipping a house is a lot harder than the reality shows make…

6 Things to Consider When Building Your Dream Home

Building your dream home can quickly turn into a nightmare if you go into the situation blind. While there’s a great deal to understand and to consider in building a home of your own, this brief overview can help you focus on some of the most important aspects. By considering these points, you may make…

How Long Does It Take to Close on a House?

“All cash, seven-day close.” Those words are a dream for a home seller and a real estate agent, but while they may be thrown around on shows like Million Dollar Listing to entice a buyer to accept a $28 million offer on a $30 million list price, how realistic is it to close so quickly…

Buyers: Hesitant or Decisive?

Does thinking about buying real estate make you feel nervous or are you ready to plunge in? During the process of buying, you’ll probably be both hesitant and decisive. PJ shares Four Key Pivotal Hacks for confidently making real estate decisions. Are you hesitant or decisive? Does thinking about buying real estate make you feel nervous or are…

What to Know Before Investing in a Vacation Rental

Short-term rental platforms like Airbnb, VRBO, and HomeAway make marketing a vacation rental easier than ever. However, there’s a lot more that goes into running a vacation rental behind the scenes. Before buying their first short-term rental property, real estate investors need to understand the financial and legal side of owning a rental property. The…

4 Steps for Finding the Perfect Home

Moving is one of the most stressful things that you will need to do. It puts pressure on you, your spouse, and your children as you all try to find something that fits with each person’s expectations. You also have to consider the location of the new home, the size of the home, the size…

Top Tips for Repatriation

While some expats find their forever home in a new country, many will repatriate after a period of time. This might be due to the ending of a work assignment, to raise children closer to other family members, or simply because it feels that the adventure is coming to a natural end. Whether you were…

Getting a Condo Just Got Easier

A recent guideline expansion makes it easier for your clients to get into new construction condo complexes. Read on for details! Getting a Condo Just Got Easierby Kevin Graham | May 2, 2019 | Industry Insider Condominium Financing There are lots of reasons for home buyers to love condos. Much of the maintenance responsibilities will…