Nov 20

Leasing to Own a Property


One good alternative that most property seekers are checking out these days is to resort to lease to own properties. It is apparent that most people do not have the financial capacity to immediately own properties since they cost millions to have. Some turn to loans but may soon have problems considering that their regular finances may not be that stable.

Lease to own allows you to live and at the same time gradually pay for the actual value set for a property you may want. The price may be stiff be at least you know that you are paying for something that will be eventually yours.

Nov 13


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Landowner buying off-plan must make sure that they are truly getting a price cut if they have been assured by the developer. The most excellent way to do this is to take a look at the resident property information to discover if the deal property bargain that was made is to consider. Property shareholder need to have decided on what variety of property to procure. As soon as a landlord has establish a prospective investment property they need to bargain hard to obtain a good deal. Keep in mind the saying that a property shareholder makes their remuneration when they acquire not when they put on the market. 

Nov 6

Put it in Writing


It is easy to have brokers and agents to find buyers but the matter of the set price should be clearly emphasized. For sure, aside from the agreed commission to be handed out, they will be placing mark-ups on your desired price for your property. Make sure this does not happen because for one thing, it may take a while before your property can be sold.

As far as the final price is concerned, you may not know unless you see the final documents. While you may or may not see them, the broker will inform you in the end on the proper price of the said sale. Sometimes you may become surprised to see that they sold it a larger price. Think of the price you should have sold it.

Oct 30

Real estate: An overview


Real estate transactions are governed by a wide body of federal statutes and state statutory and common law.

The requirements established by state law often differ significantly from one state to the next. Real estate brokers are employed as the agent of the seller in order to obtain a buyer for their property.

Oct 22

Financing a Real Estate Loan


As far as securing a house today is concerned, many of us will have doubt on getting a loan. Outside that of having to be tied up for about 25 years with a bank or lending institution, there is that little worry of not being able to fulfill this financial obligation.

There are a lot of factors to consider such as:

1. Financial Outlook
2. Current Economic Trends

Of the two, more emphasis on the first is to be considered. There are people who have problems managing their finances individually and such can be a problem in the long run.

Oct 15

Get acquainted with Today’s Real Estate Trends


Investing in a real estate business is not that plain and simple. A realtor will go through the process of buying, renovating and then selling his acquired property. Not all transactions will be rewarding and it is vital that an investor be knowledgeable on the ins and outs of the business.

Oct 8

5 Minutes to a Great Real Estate Sales Meeting


Every real estate professional knows — time is money! CRB designee John Mayfield’s Five Minutes to a Great Real Estate Sales Meeting is a treasure chest of ideas for the real estate broker/manager on how to hold successful and motivational sales meetings.

This simple, time-saving tool offers creative and proven ideas and includes a CD-ROM packed with resources that allow brokers and brokerage owners to spend more of their time focusing on day-to-day management duties.

Oct 8

Real estate transaction, Aberdeen Property Fund Finland


We represented Aberdeen Property Fund Finland I Ky in a real estate transaction where the fund acquired a department store property located in Kajaani from Kouta Kiinteistöt Oy.

The aggregate acreage of the real estate is 3,200 m2. The transaction was realized in the form of real estate acquisition. The transaction value was agreed not to be disclosed.

Oct 1

Avoid the Impulsive Decisions in Buying Property


While we all want to buy the first property we find out that is available for sale, it would be wise to survey and outsource in the process for other choices that we can make. With a wide open market today, we are sure to find more than one property that will catch out eye.

Secondly, it is best to check out the place and see if it is indeed worth the price that is being asked for. We cannot discount the issue of overpricing these properties since people have a certain amount in mind which may not coincide with the property itself.

Sep 24

Franklin Co. did a proposal of tax increase


Franklin County residents had been warned about the imminent real estate tax increase since November finally came in the form of numbers Tuesday afternoon.

County Administrator Richard Huff presented the board of supervisors with a proposed $126 million budget that featured an average 27 percent tax increase driven by the county’s recent reassessment.