10 Condo Security Tips to Keep in Mind

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Buying a condo or an apartment can be an excellent financial decision and can provide a number of benefits. Condo complexes typically have a variety of amenities, including security features that you probably won’t find if you purchase a single-family home. For example, your complex may have security cameras or even security guards who help […]

What I Know About Real Estate Crashes

By “The Abundant Life Broker” with the Confidence of over 78,000 transactions  What do I know about crashes?  Well for starters I haven’t just lived through the worst one in history. I’ve sold more REO properties than any single broker on earth!  You see, when the last crash started I had already been an experienced auctioneer and real estate broker …

How Long Does It Take to Build A House?

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Building a house may not be the right choice for everyone, but it can be a great way to ensure that you live in a home you love. One of the major downsides to building your home, though, is how much time passes from breaking ground to moving in. When you purchase an existing home, […]

The Truth About iBuyers

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And now the truth comes out?!  It should not be a big surprise that Zillow, Opendoor, Offerpad and other iBuyers are paying under-market prices to individuals, but is it a surprise that they are selling to institutional investors that keep them off of the open market?  Every house that sells to a hedge fund or private equity firm for large …

Should You Wait Until Spring To Sell Your Home?

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Timing is everything when it comes to selling your home. Listing your house in the right month could reduce its time on the market by weeks or even months, and it can get you far more competitive offers. Normally, spring is considered the best time of year to put your house on the market as […]

Tips On How You Can Make Your Move Stress Free!

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Moving is never easy. Even a small, short-distance move will bring about some unexpected challenges, and bigger moves can create even more obstacles. You have to uproot and transport your entire life, so it’s natural to feel stressed and overwhelmed throughout the process. However, there are certainly ways to reduce the stress of moving and […]

Thinking About Selling Your Home? Here’s What You Need to Know About Capital Gains Taxes

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Your home is probably the biggest purchase you’ve ever made, and hopefully, it’s increased in value since you bought it. Selling your house for a profit feels great, especially if you’ve put work into maintaining or improving the property. Sometimes, though, home sales are subject to capital gains tax. If you’re planning on selling your […]