Real Estate And Retirement: 3 Things To Avoid When Buying A Home

Purchasing a home can be a major milestone in your life. It is one of the largest financial decisions you will ever make. While it is exciting to think about buying a home, be sure you put some thought into the future before taking the plunge. Before you sign on the dotted line, be sure to avoid the following in order to secure your future financial freedom: Pulling Money From Your Retirement Accounts Read More 

Need Extra Space? Consider Wall Beds Over Traditional Furniture

For homes with very limited space, such as studios, apartment homes for rent or lofts, a lot of creative thinking will have to take place in order to have an accommodating living space. Wall beds are one great way to save some space in any type of living quarters. What Are Wall Beds? Wall beds are beds that are built into a wall or closet. They include hinges on one end so that the homeowner can pull down the bed at night and push it up in the morning. Read More 

Buying A Home? Deciding Between Your Own Real Estate Agent Or Using The Seller’s

If you are looking to buy a home, most likely you will contact a real estate agent. While it is possible to purchase a home that is being sold by the owner, an agent can provide you with the information on any home that is on the market. However, once you decide to use an agent, you need to decide whether you will go with the seller's agent or find one on your own. Read More 

Tips For Planning The Perfect Island Vacation

Island vacations are a great way to soak up some sun and embrace the local culture. If you are planning your very first island vacation, you may not know where to start or what you should be planning. Here's a look at some important things that you should consider as you're working out your destination and itinerary. Consider Your Accommodation Options Knowing where you want to go is one thing, but finding the perfect place to stay once you're there is often more challenging. Read More 

Switching Tenants? 4 Ways To Get Your Rental Home Presentable For Open House

Showing your rental property off during an open house is one of the best ways to attract attention from potential renters—something that is so important if you don't want to lose money by leaving the home vacant for a long time. While photos may be able to disguise some of the less modern features or bad landscaping, your open house won't go well if you don't devote some time and money towards getting it in good shape. Read More