2. Try to find an area where investors are making over 33 % of their investment back on a flip. These areas are no secret and if you check multiple listing records you can see how fast these properties are turning over.
Here are 10 easy tips to green home improvements.
Banish the bulbs
One of the simplest changes you can make to your home to reduce consumption is to switch to compact florescent light bulbs. Over the lifetime of one of these bulbs, consumers can save up to $30 in energy costs.
Its a simple formula, clean your house, make more money then sell your house easier. It sounds simple and it is. Nobody wants to buy somebody’s mess and dirt. When listing your house you want to present your house as best as it could be. Cleaning your house is important because if buyers see dirt and dust, they will think what else is wrong with the place, plus its just nasty. It also means cleaning inside closets, drawers and especially corners. Buyers look in the places you don’t think they will look. Yes they do! I’m sure if you were ever a buyer you did too. I understand why, if you’re buying a house and going through this huge process you want to see how the place has been taken care of.
Here are a few tips on cleaning your house and getting it ready to sell: (more…)
Being a Real Estate agent I must evaluate properties daily. Whether I am putting an offer for a property or listing a property for sale. There are a lot of factors which go into determining what a property is worth. There are many ways in which we learn how to price out a property in our courses. They are all valid methods and many agents use these (more…)
As a Real Estate agent I get asked, “How is the market?” a few times a day. I guess its people’s way of trying to gage how it can affect them or to figure out how the economy is going. Its an interesting question and answer because everybody is looking for a different answer to suit them. A person who is looking for an investment property is looking for me to say its slow and to buy now. A person who is looking to sell their house is looking for me to say that houses are flying off the shelves, sell your house now! The person asking me already has their answer they are just looking for me to corroborate what they heard on the news. (more…)