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Comprehensive Guide on Decorating a BTL property for landlords

The last two weeks have been hell. Literally, a complete bollock-ache. But it usually always is during the period in-between tenancies, when …

3 ways to fix a dud investment

Let’s say you own an investment property and you’re at risk of things turning pear-shaped. Perhaps you overextended yourself financially, or you’ve …

Investing

Should you refund rent paid if the tenancy is surrendered?

Here is a question to the blog clinic from Fiona (not her real name) who is a landlord<p>I have let my property out last year to a couple. We had a 1 …

5 things every summer seller needs to know

In the hot summer months, when home inventory is low and demand is soaring, your sellers may think that their home will move in mere minutes — and at …

Real Estate

First time buyers' property guide

High prices and frazzled finances mean many young people are struggling to buy their first property. But think laterally and you can make your dreams come true<p>The economic thunderstorms have abated and, at long last, there’s not just a trickle, but a stream of first-time buyers returning to the …

Housing

5 ways to save thousands on property maintenance

Looking to make more money from your rental property? Here are five practical and proven tips to do just that. <b><br>1. Charge for additional services</b> …

Personal Finance

To succeed in real estate, give your clients what the portals can't

It was only a matter of time. The Zillow-Trulia merger was inevitable. These companies operate very similar business models, and go after the same …

5 Things to Do Before Investing in a Hawaii Vacation Home

The Aloha State has long been a popular vacation spot, but the way people relax in paradise is changing.<p>The Aloha State has long been a popular …

Reducing Property Crime: 10 Ways to Create a Crime-Free Atmosphere

Those tennis shoes hanging from nearby telephone wires or electrical lines probably aren’t because a few kids are fooling around after school. …

Is Real Estate Headed For Another Plunge?

Recent data suggests much lower-than-expected sales activity, at a time when homes should be flying off the market.<p>Traditionally, the summer months …

Zillow/Trulia merger is about home loans, not homes

In the articles I’ve read dissecting the events of the last few days, I’ve been surprised to find virtually no reference to what I believe is a key …

How To Find The Best Real Estate Agent | Investopedia

If you're in the market to buy or sell a house, chances are you'll want a real estate agent to guide you through the process. Most people don't have …

Should You Buy a Home for Your College Student?

Many issues come along with owning a student rental, and you should really think them through before you get yourself a “tough and expensive” college …

10 Great Locations for Real Estate Investing

When investing in real estate, finding the best possible location will determine whether your investment will prosper or fail. If you have the luxury …

What Millennials and Boomers Need to Know About Condos

Owning a condo has many of the same benefits of owning a single-family home. But there are some rules and restrictions boomers and millennials alike …

5 tips for selling your home for best price

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The rebound in U.S. home values over the past couple of years has placed many homeowners in a better position to sell their home …

A Harbor Springs Success Story: Rob Mossburg

As you already know, we are spending our summer in Harbor Springs working at Coolhouse Labs (the coolest startups accelerator on the shores of Lake …