Category Archives: Real Estate Tips

Should You Include Furniture When You Sell?

If you are selling your current home and moving somewhere far, you might consider including your furniture in the sale. However, before deciding to do so, you should know that this could end up in different circumstances that could range from getting a higher price for your property to messing up the whole deal. You read right. Unfortunately, including your furniture does not always sweeten the po read more

Make the Most of Your Studio-Type Home

You may have landed your first apartment in the city (Yay, you!) or just wondering how you never noticed how cramped your small space is. Either way, you could do with some useful hacks to make living in a studio unit more pleasant than it is now.   Studio-type homes do challenge their homeowners with limited space, and frankly, it is going to be difficult to distinguish different areas in read more

How to Identify Overpriced Homes

For most first-time home buyers, purchasing a home can be really challenging. First, there is the overwhelming selection of homes that meet what you are looking for. Then there’s an even bigger difficulty of trying to figure out which of those homes offer the best value for your money, and which ones are just being priced well above their real value.   How does one know that a property is read more

How You Can Avoid Mortgage Fraud

It is true that most mortgage applications push through without a glitch. However, there are some lenders and borrowers who do commit fraud to make things more favorable for them. While it may seem harmless at first, mortgage fraud could easily turn into a huge mess later on.   It is not going to be easy for a lender to commit fraud but as a borrower, you should still be familiar with some read more

How to Do a Green Renovation

Renovations are challenging and stressful so there is a big chance that you will not be able to handle it on your own. It is best that you consider the help of a professional for your project. When you find one, discuss the option to do a green renovation for your home. You might want to discuss these with him or her:   Optimizing Available Space Often, a structural addition is requested read more