Rate of Mortgage Approvals: How Our State Compares
Millions of Americans look to mortgage loans to help them buy homes, but the number of applications — and the percentage actually getting approved and funded — varies by where you live. To determine the states with the most mortgage purchase, not refinancing, loan applications and approvals, NerdWallet analyzed 2015 data from the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act...Read More
Top 10 Contractor Hiring Tips for Homeowners
Your home is probably your most valuable asset. Properly maintaining your home is a key factor in the retention and growth of its value. This factor is one reason why it is important to hire highly qualified contractors when making major repairs or renovations to your home. The following 10 key rules should be followed …
Zillow Rental Listing Tips for Property Managers
Follow these three Zillow rental listing tips to strengthen your web presence and attract the most inquiries from applicants.
5 Tips for Getting Your Home Ready for the Spring Real Estate Market
Even though it’s the middle of the winter season, before you know it, spring will be here. Historically in most real estate markets, the spring is when it really begins to heat up. The spring real e...
Real Life Travel Tips from Travel Agents
We wanted to reach out to some real life travel agents and hear a few of their best-kept secrets and tips regarding all things travel. We’ve separated it out into three categories including overall travel, millennial travel, and luxury travel, so that you would be able to learn a thing or two no matter …
Tips And Advice To Commence Up A Real Estate Investing Business
Money is hard to come by these times. This is an understatement if you’ve at any time been in the home loan business or have known of somebody who used to be in the business. Banks have possibly tightened their credit score restrictions or they have shut their doorways all collectively, creating it tough for ... [Read more...]
10 Things to Know Before You Build a Fence
A fence can improve your home's curb appeal, provide security, increase your privacy, and offer protection from the elements.
Transactions: Who’s paying how much for what
Publish Date: May 04, 2017 • A joint venture between The Outlet Resource Group and Singerman Real Estate paid a joint venture between Horizon Group Properties and CBL & Associates Properties $130 million for the 400,000-square-foot Outlet Shoppes at Oklahoma City. The center has about 90 tenants • The San Diego subsidiary of Retail Opportunity Investments Corp. paid $54.1 million for The Terraces, a 173,000-square-foot shopping center in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif., whose tenants include LA Fitness, Marshalls and Trader Joe’s • Coro Realty paid Loudermilk Development nearly $46 million for a midtown Atlanta portfolio consisting of five street-level assets in the Midtown Mile, on Peachtree Street, with such tenants as Five Guys, Sprint and Starbucks.…
Homeowners' insurance 101: Getting your coverage right
Homeowners are naturally concerned about protecting their properties — but many also worry about the protection itself. Making sure you get things right with homeowner's insurance takes information, thought and perhaps a little expert help.
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