Benefits of Buying a Small Home for Your College-Bound Teenager
13 December 2016
When your son or daughter is preparing to head away to college in a different city or even a different state, the topic of housing will definitely come up. While there might be some interest in staying in a dorm on campus, you can also weigh the option of buying your teenager a small home to live in while he or she studies. During one of the orientation visits to the college, take the opportunity to meet with a local real-estate agent who can show you some suitable properties.
Tell Your Real Estate Agent That You Don't Want To Schedule Any Open Houses
23 November 2016
When you get ready to put your home on the market to sell, you may start to dread the idea of open houses. While these events can be useful, many sellers don't favor the idea of having to vacate their home for a couple hours on the weekend—after spending several hours cleaning the home. The truth is that it's possible to sell your home without holding any open houses. If you aren't fond of the idea of open houses, share this sentiment with your agent.
Don't Buy That Home Until You've Researched Property Taxes in the Area
20 October 2016
When you buy a home, you don't just need to pay the mortgage each month. You also need to contribute to your property-tax bill. Sadly, many homeowners overlook the idea of property taxes when they are shopping for homes. This can get them in trouble later when costs are higher than expected. To ensure you don't suffer this same fate, follow these tips when you are looking at real estate.
Three Things To Consider When Trying To Find An Office Space For Your Pop-Up Business
30 September 2016
If you own a pop-up business that mainly sells items during specific holiday seasons, such as Halloween, having the right location to set up your shop is important. There are certain factors to look for when leasing a space to use for your pop-up business. The guide below walks you through a few of the things you need to look for to ensure that your business can sell as many items as possible in the short period of time available.