Paper Vs. Digital: Pros And Cons Of Property Listings In These Media Formats

Once upon a time, property listings could only be viewed in paper form. Additionally, you could only see a picture of the house if the owner paid big bucks to include a picture of the exterior of the house with listing. Otherwise, you had to go see the house in person. Digital media entered the scene, and now you could see a lot more of the house. However, there are still some pros and cons to each media format. Read More 

3 Steps To Take Before Making An Offer On A New Home

Buying a new home is a great experience for any individual or family, but you will still want to take the time to do your due diligence before making an offer on a new home, mostly due to the significant amount of money that you will be spending on this new home. Listed below are three steps to take before making an offer on a new home. Have Someone You Trust Take A Tour Of The Home Read More 

Thinking Of Co-Buying A Home With Friends? Ask These Questions First

If you are a single person who is thinking of buying a home, but you don't want to live alone, you might be considering buying a home with a friend. Together, the two of you can probably afford to buy a nicer home than either of you could buy alone. Plus, you will have someone to share the yard work and other obligations! But co-buying a home with a friend is not for everyone. Read More 

Buy Luxury But Don’t Go Broke: 4 Financial Strategies for Getting Into a High-End Neighborhood

You better have deep pockets if you want a luxurious home in a pricey neighborhood. That said, you shouldn't go broke digging deep enough to buy your dream home. And you won't if you're smart. The key is to have a financial strategy for getting into your desired neighborhood. If you make smart financial decisions while buying your home, you will be able to enjoy your dream home without worrying about money. Read More 

Under Foot: 6 Resources You Can Tap On A Rural Property

Are you buying a rural property? There's a lot to love about living in the country. And, if you know how to tap into the hidden value of your land, there may be a fair amount of profit in the venture, too. Here are 6 ways to find and make money off that hidden value. Timber. If you buy a piece of land with a significant number of trees, you could join the large number of landowners who sell wood (in small bundles) and timber for profit. Read More