Investing In A Better Home

4 Things to Check When You Look at Homes for Sale

There are many things to consider when you're looking at homes for sale. You probably have a list of things the home must have such as a certain number of bedrooms, a big backyard, gourmet kitchen, or pool. When you're looking at homes for sale, don't forget to think about the condition of the house and the results of the home inspection. Here are a few things to take note of when home shopping. Read More 

Redefining Luxury: 4 Major Characteristics Of Luxury Homes For Sale

While you could debate what the standard home should have, many luxury homes have one collective definition that makes them stand out in the real estate market. If you have been working hard to own the home of your dreams, this article is for you. So, what makes a home be considered a luxury home? Take a look at some top characteristics that define a luxury home for sale. 1. Smart Technology Read More 

5 Early Signs You’ve Found A Good Landlord

A high-quality landlord is just as important as the right property itself is. But how can you know from the beginning if you have found a great manager or property owner? Here are a few indicators you can look for from your first interactions while looking at properties for rent.  1. They're Not a High-Pressure Salesperson. As you talk with the landlord and tour potential rental locations, you shouldn't feel pressured to act rashly or quickly. Read More 

Find Serenity And Beauty In A Water View Home

Are you searching for an ideal home or vacation property? Well, have you considered the perks of buying a water view home? Owning a tranquil home is a top priority in today's busy and noisy world. And very few property options compare to water view homes. A water view home offers a good view of a water body without necessarily fronting it. Don't Confuse: Differences Between Water View and Waterfront Properties Read More 

Tips On Selling A Luxury Home To The Right Buyer

You may be planning to sell your luxury home and wonder how to find the right buyer. For every home, there is the right person or family who will buy it regardless of whether it's a standard home or a luxury home. The key is finding the right buyer. Luxury homes might take a bit longer to find the right buyer but that's ok. The goal for selling a luxury property isn't always speed but rather the right buyer who sees themselves living there. Read More 

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Investing In A Better Home

Few things are more overwhelming than choosing your first home. I would know, because I purchased my first place about a year ago. When we first moved in, we realized that there were a few things that we were going to need to change. Even though we had carefully looked over the listing and walked through the property, the house was riddled with problems like broken outlets, bad paint jobs, and even broken plumbing fixtures. Fortunately, we learned how to fix things on our own, which has saved us a lot of money. This blog is all about real estate, DIY projects, and the joy of home ownership.