Why Sell your House For Cash?

April 3, 2019

We Buy Houses Cash

There are many circumstances that might make a seller say, “Yes, I want to sell my house fast for cash.” Here are just a few of the most common reasons you might consider using an iBuyer to sell your home. You’ve made a contingent offer If you’re already in contract on a new home, but […]


How to Gift Properties to Your Family (Not the IRS)

March 27, 2019

Gifting your house as inheritance instead of probate

This article is an excerpt from The Book on Tax Strategies for the Savvy Real Estate Investor by Amanda Han and Matthew MacFarland. It had been so hard for Jane to watch her dad’s health deteriorate over the past few years. At eighty-seven years old, her dad was getting increasingly weaker physically by the day. Although he […]


5 Do’s And Don’ts Of Landlording

March 20, 2019

Landlord tips

There are more rental property opportunities available today than ever before. A growing number of potential homebuyers are holding off and flooding the rental market. This has created ample demand for rental properties and in turn demand for landlords. On the surface, owning a rental property is easy. You buy a property, find some tenants […]


Is 2019 Truly Going to be a Buyer’s Market?

March 13, 2019

The forecast for the 2019 real estate market is in, and it’s a bit of a good news / bad news situation. Everyone seems to agree that real estate in 2019 will slow down, which is never what property investors like to hear, but the experts also seem to agree that this slow down will […]


8 Curb Appeal Boosters You Can Do in a Weekend

February 18, 2019

Curb Appeal with painted door and new house numbers.

Win home shoppers over before they even think about stepping foot inside. A polished home exterior creates an inviting experience for visitors or passersby, which is especially important if your home is on the market. Check out our tips to get the most curb appeal for the lowest cost — while turning your neighbors’ heads and […]


Housing Market Shows Sign of Hope

January 22, 2019

Housing market questions

If you’ve been distracted by the federal shutdown, political dysfunction, stock-market volatility and reports of rising mortgage rates, it wouldn’t be surprising if you concluded: No way is this a good time to even think about buying a house or putting one on the market. Things are too crazy. Nobody’s paying attention to real estate […]


The Right Time to Sell Your Home

January 16, 2019

Right time to sell your home

Many homeowners wonder is there a right time to sell their home? In all reality there is a right time. Figuring out when that is can get your house sold sooner than most. The right time is usually between end of Spring and the beginning of Summer. According to a study done by Zillow, homes […]


Using Mulch – Landscape Tip

January 3, 2019

Using Mulch

  Using mulch can make the difference between a healthy, easy-care garden and a scraggly, high-maintenance one. Mulch can be permanent or organic. Permanent mulches include landscape fabric, gravel and stones. These are suitable only around permanent plantings such as shrubs and trees. Organic mulches include grass clippings, shredded bark, wood chips, cocoa hulls and […]


Cool Home Additions To Bank On

October 8, 2018

What cool, yet unconventional, home additions can homeowners and real estate investors add for additional appeal to their property?  Adding the right improvements can result in huge profits for any investor. Home additions and improvements are constantly a source of controversy in the real estate community. Green real estate investors and regular homeowners frequently and mistakenly […]


Which Home Improvements Add The Most Value?

July 16, 2018

Throwing money at a property does not guarantee success. The reality is that finding the right updates, upgrades, and improvements is not about money, but rather doing the right work for the market. Simply throwing money at a property and expecting a return will leave you frustrated and disappointed. A large infinity edge swimming pool […]