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Was Your Home Involved In A Crime? What Are Your Sales Options And Obligations?

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In some cases, the notoriety behind a home in which a death or crime took place can lead to endless marketing options – from the asking price of nearly $5 million for the home in which the unsolved Black Dahlia murder took place to the comparably more modest $850,000 asking price for the house behind the Amityville murders, legendary crimes can carry hefty price tags. However, there are many homes in which much less marketable deaths and criminal activities can make sale difficult. Read More»

Interesting Locations That Can Increase Your Home's Value

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You’ve heard that location is everything when it comes to real estate. But if you’re in the process of searching for that perfect home or are just getting settled in, you may be interested in how your property’s spot can affect you and your bank account. Here are seven interesting locations that can increase the value of your home. Fancy Grocery Stores Shopping at high-end grocery stores that offer organic and non-GMO food options may benefit your health, but you don’t even have to shop there in order to reap the financial rewards. Read More»

Three Things To Know About Storing Fire Extinguishers

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If you’re adding fire extinguishers to your home, you’re taking a valuable step toward keeping you and your family safe. However, keeping the extinguishers around isn’t that simple. While the extinguishers are just going to sit, waiting for use, you can’t ignore them completely. Here are three things that you need to know if you’re going to store fire extinguishers in your home. The More, the Better Fires can happen anywhere in the home. Read More»

Four Ways To Make A Studio Apartment Feel Larger

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There are a number of reasons why you may be trying to make a studio apartment feel larger. You may be trying to sell your apartment, and making it feel larger can help it sell. Or you may be tired of feeling like you live in a tight, cramped space. While you can’t physically add any space to the apartment, there are a few ways that you can trick the eye into making the space feel larger. Read More»

Tips For Handling Tenant Complaints Effectively

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If you manage a lot of rental properties, one issue you may encounter is tenant complaints. If you have tenants, there will be some that complain about every little issue they have, and you will need to find a good system to manage and handle all the complaints you receive. As a landlord, you have an obligation to fix all important issues they may have with their units. Here are some tips to help you get a better handle on tenant complaints and necessary repairs, maintenance, and upgrades. Read More»

Four Aspects To Staging The Exterior Of Your Home For Sale

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When selling your home, it is important to prepare, or stage, your home’s exterior in order to make a good first impression upon prospective buyers. When they approach your home, buyers want to feel welcomed and find an instant emotional bond with your home. That is why you should take time to perform a few tasks to help bring about this response. Below are four aspects to staging the exterior of your home to make it as appealing as possible: Read More»

Buying An Investment Property: How To Tell A Deal From A Dud

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When you’re looking for a real estate property to buy as an investment, there are certain things you need to look for. Whether you’re looking to rent the property out or to flip the property and resell it, you don’t want to end up with a money pit or with something that doesn’t end up bringing you a great return. Here are some ways that you can tell if the property you’re looking to buy will be worth it. Read More»

How To Sell Your Home On A Budget

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When you are thinking about selling your home, you may be stressed to think about the amount of time and money you need to put in it in order to make your home more appealing for potential buyers. This is especially true if you are on a tight budget because you will need to purchase a new home soon after and deal with the cost of moving, as well. Here’s what you can do to help your sell your real estate in a shorter time frame even when you are on a tight budget: Read More»

Benefits Of Moving To The Cayman Islands

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The Cayman Islands offer many benefits that you won’t find with other vacation spots. Its crystal clear waters and white sandy beaches are the perfect place to spend hours on end. Vacationing in this area is something everyone should experience at some point. You can choose the quietness of Rum Beach or the hustle and bustle of the port city George Town. While the Cayman Islands are a popular spot for vacationing, it can also be a great place to live as well. Read More»