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6 Signs a Home Will Likely Increase In Value


A home is a massive investment. Any new homeowner will naturally hope their investment will gain value. While nothing in life is guaranteed, there are some excellent indicators that a home is likely t...


Four Tips to Sell Your Home in a Hurry


Selling your home can be a time-consuming process - a situation which is less than ideal if you want to move sooner rather than later. Luckily, though, there are a few things that you can do to spee...


What to Look for in an Investment Property


Investing in real estate can be a great way to grow your wealth. However, in order to be a successful investor, you will need to identify the right properties to invest in. In particular, you will w...


Preparing to Sell? Do This First


So you've made the decision to sell your home. What you do to prepare - from the outside in - will make all the difference in whether prospective buyers choose to take a look.  First impr...


5 Things First Time Home Buyers Should Do Before They Go Shopping


Shopping for your first home is exciting, and it is only natural to want to get right to it. The idea of trading in that monthly rent check for a mortgage payment that builds equity and wealth for the...


Home Buying 101 - Why the Relationship with Your Broker Should Be a Positive Partnership


Whether you are looking for your first home or moving up to the home of your dreams, having an experienced real estate broker or agent in your corner is a must. Real estate is a very specialized indus...


Price Your Home Realistically If You Want It To Sell


Setting a price for the home you are selling requires serious thought and research. Homebuyers have choices in today's market, and that means you should not list your home at an unreasonably high pric...


Timing Your Home Sale


Timing the sale of your home is easier said than done. There are all sorts of factors to consider, from seasonal advantages to the economic climate of a particular region. And that's in addition to po...


Should You Borrow Money to Invest in Real Estate?


There's no disputing that real estate investment is one of the best business models for those looking to achieve long-term financial success. The one problem most would-be investors have, however, is ...


Staging Your Home for a Quick Sale


When it comes to staging your home for a quick sale, the right accessories can make all the difference. You want your home to look spacious and uncluttered, but that does not mean leaving your rooms e...


Make Money When You Buy


Every intelligent real estate investor understands the basic principle of making money when you buy. It’s extremely important to learn and understand this concept for your business because it ca...


4 Hidden Problems That Could Be Hurting Your Home Sale


One of the biggest fears that home sellers have is that their property will end up on the real estate market for months on end. This is a nightmare for a number of reasons. First of all, having your h...


Buying a New Home Instead of an Existing Home? Things to Consider...


If you're planning on investing in real estate, then you're going to have two main options: to buy an existing home or buy a new home. An existing home is a house that has been lived in before, wherea...


What To Look For When Buying Your First Home


Becoming a first time homebuyer is an exciting time in an individual's life. You may already have a family that needs more than simply being a good structure to protect against them against the elemen...


The Benefits of Investing in Income-Producing Properties


Making money in any real estate venture is a difficult task, and many people don't have the skills (or the stomach) for flipping houses. An alternative to this intrinsically risky activity is to purch...


4 Homebuyer Tips To Make House Hunting More Efficient


Going house hunting can be fun and exciting at first, but the more houses you look at, the more frustrating you might become -- especially if you just can't seem to find the perfect home. No one ...


Holding an Open House - Can These Tempting Tips Boost Your Chances of a Sale?


Is your home currently on the market? Are you hoping for a quick sale and want to stack the odds in your favour? One powerful option to consider is to maximize the potential of the open house showings...


7 Easy Tips for Preventing Clutter


Whether you are preparing your home for sale or just trying to gain a little sanity it's great to declutter your home. From saving space to sparing time and reducing stress, decluttering can make ever...


7 Hidden Costs of Homeownership


You've made that momentous decision to buy a home. Your credit score is good, your employment is steady, you're debt-free and you've even saved up enough money to cover a down payment as well as some ...

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