August 2019

Found 4 blog entries for August 2019.

 

There are many considerations that go into a decision to buy a home in a certain area. This includes things like property taxes, crime rates, job opportunities, entertainment options and much more. For parents, though, one of the most important considerations is the quality of the schools in a certain district. If the schools are poor, they will probably decide to move somewhere else. 

However, how do you find the best schools for your children before you buy a house? Answering this question may seem difficult on its own. Below are a few tools you can take advantage of to make your search much easier.

The United States Department of Education

One tool you should start with is provided by the US federal government. The United States Depart of

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What separates a good realtor from a great realtor? Simply put, a great realtor will possess the qualities of knowledge, enthusiasm, and accessibility. When buying or selling a home, it’s vital that one takes the time to shop around for the right realtor before signing on the dotted line. This is true whether one is a first-time buyer or a real estate veteran. Learning how to spot a great realtor will not only lead to better property choices but ultimately will save ample amounts of money and time. 

Shopping for Knowledge

How does one measure the knowledge of a potential realtor? The easiest way is to ask the realtor how long he or she has worked in a particular neighborhood or city. Is the realtor comfortable naming streets and local

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Tear down homes are a potential option for home buyers. Although teardowns can be a risky option, there are several benefits of buying a teardown home. Today, we are going to look at the top five reasons you should look into buying a teardown home. Let's get right in!

  1. You Want To Turn A Profit

If you are in the business of making money on real estate, teardowns can be an excellent option. For one, these properties are typically cheap to invest in. Additionally, it is easy to customize these homes for clients. 

There are two main ways that you can make money from a teardown property. First of all, you could buy it on the cheap, renovate the home, and turn it for a profit. Additionally, you could rent the house out to renters or

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Many people work for decades before they’re able to finally put a down payment on a home. Homeownership is certainly the dream of many people. Living under a landlord has many disadvantages for families that would be solved by owning your own place.

Still, buying a house can be a confusing process. There are, for one, many different things you have to settle on. One of these is the size of your home. Exactly how much home do you really need? That answer depends on a number of different factors.

What Is Your Budget?

Above all else, the biggest constraining factor in how large your house should be is what you can reasonably afford. Buying more house than you can actually afford is a terrible idea. In fact, this was one the key causes of the

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