Important Ways That Turnkey Properties Will Make You Work

Turnkey properties come with amazing promises of just buying properties and waiting for the checks to roll in.  The reality is that there is actually a significant amount of work involved in finding, buying, and owning turnkey properties. Ali Boone from BiggerPockets.com details three of the important ways that turnkey properties will make you work. […]

2018 Best Places to Live in America – How Does Your City Rank?

All the locations on Livability’s recent list of the Best Places to Live in the U.S. have one thing in common: that indescribable quality you find when you cross small-town charm with the amenities of a big city. At the heart of each of the locations that made the top 10—from Kansas State University in […]

Mortgage Rates on FIRE! Get Off the Fence or Get Burned

Though we’re still well short of the double-digit interest rates of the 1980’s, mortgage interest rates are definitely on the way up! Mortgage interest rates have already risen by over a quarter of a percentage point in 2018. Many are projecting that rates could increase to 5% by the end of the year. What impact […]

1031 Tax Exchange – Insider Way To Pay Zero Capital Gains

The term ‘1031 tax exchange’ found its way into the volatile real estate tax code in 1921. Since then, it has remained a pertinent issue in real estate investment talks. Some people have utilized it to their benefit while others fear using it, probably because they are not fully aware of what it entails and […]

Thinking of Selling Your Home? Get Ready to Negotiate!

Now that the market is strong across the country, some sellers may be tempted to try and sell their home on their own (FSBO) without using the services of a real estate professional. Real estate agents are trained and experienced in negotiation. In most cases, the seller is not. The seller must realize their ability […]

Selling a House With a Realtor

Selling a house with a Realtor can be a fantastic experience if you prepare yourself by asking the right questions before signing your listing agreement.  A Realtor is not only a licensed real estate agent but also a member of the National Association of REALTORS®. Moreover, Realtors pledge adherence to a strict Code of Ethics […]