Is It Time To Accept Renters With Pets?

Should you allow your renters to have pets? A lot of landlords are worried about the potential damages caused by pets that get restless, lonely, or just aren't trained well. However, if you forbid pets from your property, you could be missing out on a great opportunity to increase your profits and fill your rental homes. Here's what you should consider. 1.) People in the U.S. love their pets. A whopping 65% of U. Read More 

What Is That Home Really Worth? Don’t Just Look At The Listing Price For The Answer

Buying a new home is the most expensive purchase most people will make in their lives. It is an exciting time with just a healthy amount of stress thrown in. When searching for a house to buy you most likely asked an agent to search real estate listings for you, and you probably have been searching the Internet too. Don't let the listing price fool you on the actual worth of the property. Read More 

Stand Out From The Pack With These Original Housewarming Gifts

It's an exciting time for anyone who buys a new home, but you can also get excited as a friend of the new homeowner -- and not just because you'll likely be invited to the housewarming party. Having a friend become a homeowner provides you with an opportunity to get a thoughtful gift that the friend can use or see regularly and think of your kindness. There's a good chance that he or she will be receiving basic home appliances, gift cards and other similar gifts. Read More 

Starting Up A New Business: 5 Reasons Why Location Is So Important

You've probably heard the saying in real estate, "location, location, location." There's a reason why real estate agents are so concerned about location. The location of a commercial building or residential property can greatly affect its value. What's more, the location of a commercial property may make or break the business that's housed in it. So, if you're looking for commercial properties for your new business, you have to get the location right. Read More 

4 Things You Need To Know Before Buying A Waterfront Property

The idea of owning a waterfront home is appealing to many. After all, who wouldn't love being able to view a beautiful ocean- or lake-front sunset from the comfort of their living room each night? Still, before you make the decision to purchase a particular waterfront property, there are a few things you need to know in order to avoid potential headaches down the road. Special Insurance Requirements Depending on the specific location of your waterfront home (its proximity to the water, the body of water on which its situated, etc. Read More