To outsource or not to outsource; that is the question. Broker-owners outsource a wide array of their workload, from lead scrubbers to videography to compili...
How to Clean Granite Countertops
Although granite countertops have become a popular choice for many homeowners, the vast majority are unsure of how to properly clean and maintain the stone's surface. While you can purchase "granite cleaner" there are other ways you can...
Real Estate 101: What Does It Mean to Be Pre-Approved for a Mortgage?
You've heard the term before, but do you really know what it means? Don't feel embarassed, I didn't really understand what it meant or the importance of being pre-approved for a mortgage until I started the process of searching for my first home.
RealtyBizNews: Real Estate News
Wholesaling real estate is often a good entry point for new investors. When done right, investors never even own the real estate. They control it through a contract with an option to buy but not an obligation to buy. While it doesn’t take much cash to invest in wholesale real estate, it does take get …
How a Healthy Church Can Spiral Quickly into Dysfunction
Churches are more like organisms than they are organizations. Of course, organizational management is important in churches. Finances, staff reviews, and operations are among the many management ac…
6 Simple Ways to Invest in Real Estate in the Internet Age
Real estate is one of the few assets that will remain low-risk for decades to come. In fact, as the human population keeps snowballing into unsustainable figures, real estate will only be more scarce and
Before and After: A Full Kitchen Remodel
A full kitchen remodel including new flooring, cabinetry, tile, countertops, light fixtures and appliances transformed this outdated Austin, TX kitchen into a warm and classic design.
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Smart homes are what Consumers want
Home owners are showing a bigger appetite for smart home technology. Nearly half of consumers — 46 percent — say it’s important their current home or the next home they purchase have smart home technology
10 Tips to Your Fastest Laundry Day
Armed with a few tricks of the trade, you can speed through this monotonous task
What Does an Attic Inspection Involve?
Attics are an important part of the home inspection and the roof inspection. When an inspector ventures into an attic, he/she looks at the following: Amount of insulation and type of insulation Amount of ventilation and describe the type: static, turbine, power ventilator, gable, soffit Electrical wiring Type of framing — whether it is traditionally framed or trusses Type of sheathing — whether it is plywood or oriented strand board (OSB) The attic opening — whether it is of adequate size