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...

Real estate can be a tremendous investment opportunity. And for those who are in for the long run, rental properties really can’t be beat.  But when it comes to taking that crucial first step, most people aren’t sure where to start. If you’re in this boat...

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...

Capstone Asset, a start-up real estate development firm jointly owned by Thai and Hong Kong investors, expresses their positive outlook toward the Bangkok property market. The newly established developer is eyeing a mixed-use project including Grade B office spaces to maximise the market’s limited supply. Confidence...

Lease option sales first became popular financing instruments in the late 1970s and the early 1980s. They were used primarily used as a way to circumvent alienation clauses in mortgages, but they have some other advantages as well. Proponents claimed the sale was not a...