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The Best REITs For First-Time Investors

Real estate investment trusts are a great way for beginners to start investing. This class of investments brings all the strengths of the real estate market to investors who can’t afford to buy properties by themselves. Direct ownership of real estate also comes...

West Coast Real Estate Update

For several years, real estate markets on the West Coast have been thriving sellers’ markets. In recent months, markets indicators point to signs that these previously hot markets are starting to cool. Market Indicator: Inventory Is Increasing After years of low...

The Advantages of Purchasing Property In The Winter

Moving in the winter is no fun. Hefting heavy boxes in boots and parkas, not to mention travel in snowy weather doesn’t make an already stressful process easier, but there are surprising advantages to buying a home a winter that may make it worth the effort. Sellers...

Tech’s Future Role In Home-buying

There is no doubt that technology has already had a significant impact on the world of real estate. From online listings to 360-degree virtual tours to the ability to digitally upload and sign documents, technology has made it easier than ever to find, show and...

Reconsidering Investment Strategies For 2019

There are a lot of questions about what the economic climate will look like throughout 2019. Between the longest federal shutdown in American history, a potential trade war with China, and concerns about the chance of a recession, the future is certainly uncertain....

Mortgage Rates Are Rising

The real estate market is fickle and always changing. It’s hard for borrowers to narrow down the perfect time to buy a new home and take the plunge. From year to year, the market goes through ups and downs. As it turns out, today’s mortgage rates of the...

You Can Now Live in One of the Tallest Buildings in The World

Everyone has their dream home and the place they’ve always wanted to live. Whether it’s a small house in the suburbs or a luxury apartment in the city, there is a place you see yourself living or dream to live. For some lucky individuals, it is now possible to live in...

Property Tax Need-To-Know’s

If you’re a homeowner, you’re probably like most people and just assume that property taxes are a fact of life. While it’s true that you can’t get out of paying property taxes, understanding more about them can help you benefit from keeping up...

Looking to Invest? Consider a Grant

Capital is a major component of real estate. Lots of people want to invest in real estate, but only a small percentage of those people have the money for it. Sometimes it seems like a person wants to invest and earn money but lacks the money necessary to make that...

Trends Shaping The Current Real Estate Market

2018 has been a surprising year in the world of real estate. Just as every period in real estate differs, 2018 has been no different. For this reason, real estate agents need to keep an eye on the market to pay attention to any new trends. Real estate agents with...