As we settle into fall, many of us start looking forward to Halloween. It’s a holiday adults can enjoy as much as kids. But, homeowners do have one serious obligation on this fun night: If you expect trick-or-treaters, you must make sure the path to...

When it's time to sell a rental house, sometimes the unexpected problems encountered by some sellers are based on the fact the purchase was made without devoting much thought to buying a house that is easy to rent. Not every rental home starts out as...

There is a secret home showing tip that agents often employ early on in their careers and then, for some odd reason, forget about. Learn how you can leverage this forgotten strategy to improve home showings. Common Equipment If you've already listed your house, you likely have...

Real estate agents will often share with each other behind closed doors the mistakes made by first-time home buyers, but they typically won't tell their buyer. Oh, to hear the agents talk, they might have tried to warn the buyer, but they say buyers don't...

If you’re eager to jump into real estate investing, look before you leap, recommends Oliver Somoza, the founder of Turnkey Property Pro in Philadelphia. The best thing you can do is to take your time and do a lot of research on your local market...

Urban dwellers often idealize what it's like to live on acreage outside city limits, and there are indeed some advantages. Land costs drop in the country. The further away from the city you get, the cheaper acreage becomes. Many people buy land because they want...

It is normal to harbor fears about making the wrong decision when you're looking at homes to buy. Many first-time home buyers wonder how they will know when they have found the right house. Here are 3 preliminary things you should know about finding the right...

The first question many agents generally hear from buyers after closing is: how do I remove the photos of my new house from Zillow and all of the other real estate websites? They think the listing agent will do it for them, but it is...

Buyers have a myriad of reasons for wanting to change agents. Perhaps they can't adequately answer your questions, don't respond promptly to inquiries, or appear more interested in their own needs than yours. If you have found a second agent and perceive that individual as possessing...