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Real Estate Investment: Three Telltale Signs You Are Not Cut Out to Be a Landlord
By Peta-Gay
May 25, 2017

The idea of purchasing a property and having renters can be an exciting business venture that offers lucrative financial rewards. However, there's a lot involved in being a successful landlord and it's important to be aware of what's required before making the commitment. Whether you're investing in one rental property or five, here are some questions you should ask yourself before getting involved.

Can You Do-It-Yourself?

There's a lot more to being a landlord than taking the ...

Considering a Summer Home Sale? Learn How to Appraise Your Selling Chances Like a Pro
By Peta-Gay
May 26, 2017

The summertime is known to be one of the best times to put your home up for sale. However, if you're not necessarily planning on engaging a real estate agent, it's important to be prepared for all of the hard work involved in putting your home up for sale. Whether you're new to the market or you've never sold a home on your own before, here are some questions to ask yourself so you're prepared for selling in the coming season.

Living the Simple Life: How to Minimize Your Clutter and Maximize Your Space
By Peta-Gay
May 29, 2017

Many people look at a smaller living space and think that there are a lot of limitations imposed. However, a more miniature home can offer up the opportunity to be inventive with design and get creative about your abode. Whether you live in small apartment now or are thinking of downsizing in the future, here are some ideal ways to make the most of your pint-sized pad.

Invest In Multi-Functional Pieces

It may be nice ...

3 Bedroom Staging Tips That Will Get Potential Buyers Excited About Your Home
By Peta-Gay
May 30, 2017

Arranging an open house is one of the most important parts of selling your home, but there can be a lot of tricks involved in staging it so you'll get the right offers. While the kitchen and the living room may be a bit more straightforward, here are some tips for staging your bedroom that will be sure to get buyers interested in making an offer on your home.

Brighten The Bedding

It's one thing to ...

5 Tips for Crafting a Counter Offer That Does Not Scare Away a Potential Home Buyer
By Peta-Gay
May 31, 2017

If you've recently put your home up for sale, one of the most exciting parts of the selling process is getting an offer. However, all is not said and done once you've received an offer, as you'll probably want to negotiate a better price. If you're wondering how you can counter without losing a potential buyer, here are some tips when the time comes to negotiate.

Lower Your Price

As a seller, it's important to ...