Agents and Experience – Foreclosures/S.S.

If buyer’s agents are causing conflict, breathe. It’s perfectly natural, but can be easily solved. “I’ll be the first to agree that some REO agents do suck, but I’d like to shed some light on another serious problem in the “real estate owned” and distressed property world. If this issue were properly addressed, it would would…

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Pets in the Mix – Sellers

A dog will always be man’s best friend, no matter what. But will it always be a seller’s best friend? Let’s do some digging on the presence of pets. “A friendly dog or a curious feline might be just the thing for you and your family. As members of the household, pets have a place…

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Shipping Containers are HOMES? – Buyers

Shipping containers are one of the most helpful tools in the international business and trade industry. However, would you have ever expected them to make a home for you and your family? “Most international freight today travels in huge steel containers that can stack on the decks of ships and be offloaded onto the backs…

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Neighbors: They Can Help! – Mortgages

When buying a home, most buyers only think about themselves, and how they can improve the quality of their home and living. However, many don’t appreciate how much neighbors can assist in the process. “When preparing to sell your home, you probably spend a lot of time and energy getting it in its best showing…

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Affordable Home Calculator – Sellers

Ever wonder what’s affordable for you? CNN Money has the hook-up. “Tell us how much you make, how much you’ve got for a downpayment, and your debt, and find out how far to stretch when home hunting. To arrive at an “affordable” home price, we followed the guidelines of most lenders. We’ve allowed a total…

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Transfer Wealth: The Fix – SS/Foreclosures

“The ability to transfer wealth from one generation to the next is the driving force behind ending [poverty]. Most wealth in the United States is gained from the appreciation of home values over time. Twenty-five percent of Americans’ wealth, the sum of all [assets], comes from the increased value of homes — and that number…

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Buy Your Home NOW – Buyers

Have you been waiting to shoot the gap, and finally buy a new home? Here’s your chance. “According to NAR numbers, home prices tend to plummet by an average $7,000 once Labor Day passes. That’s not always the case out West or in the South, where prices level off or even jump a bit during…

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Student Homework Haven? – Renovations

In this day and age, students have so many more educational opportunities than they ever have, and the need and desire to pursue a secondary education after high school is increasing by the second. So, if a student takes relevant and challenging classes, the workload is going to be relevant and challenging as well. So, students…

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Selling Secrets with Nicole Curtis – Sellers

We all know that selling our homes can be difficult sometimes, and we’re obviously craving some great tips to help ease the process, and benefit us securely and financially. Luckily, Nicole Curtis has some of the answers to our concerns. Curtis, host of HGTV’s “Rehab Addict”, has been fixing up houses for over 15 years.…

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