Entries Tagged as 'Buying or Selling Your Property'

How To Become A Real Estate Investor

October 11th, 2011 · 6 Comments · Buying or Selling Your Property, Rental Property

photo credit: ErnestDuffoo Here is are some simple steps that work to become a landlord. (If that’s what you want) It’s not pie in sky trickery, it’s the truth and following these steps won’t get you awards, but it will help you to become a successful real estate investor. Get A Job – Banks love […]

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Just Pay The Realtor

August 10th, 2011 · 10 Comments · Buying or Selling Your Property

photo credit: Dana Moos Next time you’re at a party and want to have some fun, just say the following: “Do you know who I think are underpaid? Realtors.” Most people don’t know the first thing about real estate. They have no idea whether they got a good deal on their home or not, since […]

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Basement Apartments & Bylaws – Reader Question

July 26th, 2011 · 38 Comments · Buying or Selling Your Property, Property Management

photo credit: slgckgc I got a question from a regular reader the other day, and if you read my previous post rant about why I hate basement apartments this exact issue was reason number 1. Many basement apartments are not legal. Reader Question Hi Rachelle, I have been following your blog for a few years now, […]

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How To Invest Successfully In The Real Estate Market

April 25th, 2011 · 13 Comments · Buying or Selling Your Property, Commercial Property, Property Management

photo credit: Yossari I get this question with on a regular basis from investors… they’ll send me the numbers on income properties and as you saw in a previous example about analysing income property they are virtually guaranteed to not make decent money. Unless these investors are incredibly lucky for an extended period of time […]

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Selling A House – Real Estate Agent Comparison

April 8th, 2011 · No Comments · Buying or Selling Your Property

photo credit: JL Johnson | User47 Recently an owner of mine decided to sell his property. I’ve been managing this property for going on 4 years now. He originally bought the property for himself to retire to. Then he rented it out. Then he decided he might want to sell… Unique Layouts And Their Effect […]

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