One thing that separates a good realtor from the best realtor is how they protect you from financial losses, especially in terms of owning or renting a property. The majority of homeowners buys home insurance, but there are many who don’t bother to take advantage of the comparatively cheap coverage. This is according to the Insurance Information Institute. The best realtor knows that the cost of Continue Reading about Are Renters Protected From Financial Losses?
The best real estate agent is someone who can provide you with a home that fits your preference. Of course, who doesn’t want to own a house? To encourage and foster this dream, Congress has over and over again enacted tax legislation which favors homeowners. Without a doubt, Congress tax laws differentiate against renters, by giving unequal and unfair tax benefits to those who have owned Continue Reading about Home Ownership: The Great American Dream
You can probably afford it more easily than you think as a first time home buyer. Rents have been going up way more than home prices in many real estate markets. A recent analysis by RealtyTrac found that "Payments on a mortgage used to purchase a three-bedroom home were more affordable than paying rent on a similar home in 66 percent of the counties." Whether your rent or you are paying your Continue Reading about Things to Consider as a first time home buyer
Have you outgrown your current home? Here are five easy ways to tell if it's time to upgrade and call your real estate agent. Your home is your castle, your own little piece of the American dream. But lately, your little corner of the world has been feeling cramped and you find yourself eyeing those larger homes. Is it time to pull up stakes, call your real estate agent, and move on? Growing Continue Reading about How to Know if You Have Outgrown Your Home