5 Tips on Buying a Home to Flip (Part 2)

Welcome back to the second half of our two-part article on how to find and flip a home for fun and profit. Last time we talked about considering the two budgets needed for a flip project and how to find great homes to flip for beginners.
3) Living In Your Flip
For those who do most […]

By |February 15th, 2018|buying a home|Comments Off on 5 Tips on Buying a Home to Flip (Part 2)

5 Tips on Buying a Home to Flip (Part 1)

For most people, there are two reasons to buy a house. Either you want to live in it or you want to rent it for passive income. However, there’s a lot more to the housing market than meets the eye. Besides the teeming undercurrent of auctions, estate sales, private deals, and opportunism is a […]

By |February 8th, 2018|buying a home|Comments Off on 5 Tips on Buying a Home to Flip (Part 1)

Pinellas County Real Estate: Foreclosures Fade

During the housing decline, some Florida residents felt as though every other home in the neighborhood was in foreclosure. For some home buyers, the housing crisis meant getting a home at a steep discount. But Pinellas County real estate experts point out the foreclosure inventory has faded away. According to an article by businessobserverfl.com, only one […]

By |December 23rd, 2017|buying a home|Comments Off on Pinellas County Real Estate: Foreclosures Fade

Buyer, Seller and Investor Tips: Value in a Distinctive Community

When selling a home, it’s important to market not only the house but the prestigious neighborhood. But what if you aren’t sure whether buyers will consider it a good community? When it comes to the best buyer, seller and investor tips, location is always a key factor. Most neighborhoods have some positive characteristics even […]

By |November 6th, 2017|buying a home, selling a home|Comments Off on Buyer, Seller and Investor Tips: Value in a Distinctive Community

Hurricanes Affect Pinellas County Real Estate Trends

While people don’t stop buying Pinellas County real estate after hurricanes such as Hurricane Irma, they are wary of some beachfront properties, some real estate agents say. On the other hand, the fact that so many homes remained unscathed by recent hurricanes reinforces the idea that it’s possible to enjoy waterfront living without worries. […]

By |October 26th, 2017|buying a home|Comments Off on Hurricanes Affect Pinellas County Real Estate Trends

How Do I (The Buyer) Know That I’ve Chosen the Right Agent?

One of the first and most important decisions a prospective buyer will make when choosing to buy a new home is selecting a buyer’s agent that will best fit their needs. So how does a buyer go about ensuring they make the right choice?

With the market temperature set on hot and the industry flooded with new […]

By |September 29th, 2017|buying a home|Comments Off on How Do I (The Buyer) Know That I’ve Chosen the Right Agent?

Buyer, Seller and Investor Tips to Consider with a Florida Airbnb Investment

In the gig economy, one of the ways investors make money is by starting an Airbnb or bed-and-breakfast. When selling Pinellas County real estate, it pays to understand the mindset of a potential buyer interested in turning your home into a short-term rental home. Pinellas County is a great area to own a home […]

By |September 22nd, 2017|buying a home, selling a home|Comments Off on Buyer, Seller and Investor Tips to Consider with a Florida Airbnb Investment

Pinellas County Real Estate: Soaring Prices Kills Renters’ Confidence

When it comes to listing Pinellas County real estate, many sellers realize it’s the step-up buyer with the money to make a solid offer. A recent survey by the National Association of Realtors shows renters’ confidence in buying a home is down significantly compared to last year, but current home owners remain confident that it’s a […]

By |August 25th, 2017|buying a home|Comments Off on Pinellas County Real Estate: Soaring Prices Kills Renters’ Confidence

Buyer, Seller and Investor Tips: Three Potential Expenses to Watch For

Looking for the home of your dreams is exciting. But you also need to be on the lookout for hidden expenses. No matter how attractive a home is, look carefully at these three things.
1. Potential Maintenance Costs
Even if a house is new and in good repair, maintenance can cost you a great deal. Some home maintenance […]

By |August 17th, 2017|buying a home|Comments Off on Buyer, Seller and Investor Tips: Three Potential Expenses to Watch For

Secrets for Buying Pinellas County Real Estate as a Single Person

 

Whether you are buying a home just for yourself or co-buying as an unmarried couple, financial experts recommend taking precautions. With home prices for Pinellas County real estate going up, it’s more expensive for individuals to qualify for mortgages. In order to start building up equity, some individuals co-buy with a partner, a family member or friend. […]

By |August 10th, 2017|buying a home|Comments Off on Secrets for Buying Pinellas County Real Estate as a Single Person