Real estate can be unpredictable. Learn tips and tricks you can use to keep your finances in check throughout the buying or selling process.

Nuisance Neighbors: Dealing With The Problem Of Bird Noise In New York Apartments

12 July 2016
 Categories: Real Estate, Articles

Experts estimate that more than 5 million American households keep pet birds. However, while owners and enthusiasts may adore their feathered companions, other people living in an apartment block may not share the love. Various laws in New York protect tenants from noise pollution, which can include the issues that noisy birds may cause. If you're suffering with a noisy avian neighbor, find out what you can do about the issue. Read More …

Before You Buy A Home Built In The 1800s, Check Into These Factors

10 June 2016
 Categories: Real Estate, Articles

Homes built in the 1800s have a certain degree of historic charm that you just won't find in newer homes. If you're a history buff or enjoy vintage architecture, buying a home from this era may be perfect for you. But there are also some unique challenges and intricacies that come with buying such an old home. Before you make a formal offer or hand over that earnest money, make sure you look into these factors. Read More …

Maximizing Your Studio Apartment: 5 Do’s And Don’ts To Consider

26 May 2016
 Categories: Real Estate, Articles

If you've decided to rent a studio apartment, you probably want to make the most of your living space. The trick is to maximize the space you have without making your home seem overly crowded. When decorating your apartment, try to choose furniture that is multi-functional, such as a dining room able that may also function as a writing desk. There are other ways to maximize the minimalist layout of your studio apartment. Read More …

Are You Financially Ready To Own A Home? Here Are Some Things To Consider

7 May 2016
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

In an era of low interest rates and a hot housing market, it might seem like the perfect time to buy a house. For those who have never owned a home before, the thought of home ownership can be exciting. When you are considering purchasing your first home, you need to consider a few things before you take the leap, for example, are you really ready financially to own a home? Read More …

Understanding The Three Phases When A New Home Can Be Sold

11 March 2016
 Categories: Real Estate, Articles

Many homeowners like the idea of owning a home that has not been lived in by anyone else and can be customized to fit their needs. When you are looking to purchase a newly built home as opposed to a renovated or previously owned home, you may find homes for sale in various states of completion. Around 25% of new homes are completed when they are sold and the remaining 75% are either not yet started or are under construction. Read More …

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Talking About Real Estate Finances

Welcome to my website about real estate finances. My name is Reina. I would like to talk to you all about the financial aspect of buying, selling and renting real estate. I will share tips and tricks you can use to keep your finances in check, even when the market feels unstable or you have to dip into your savings for yet another repair. I will also discuss the pros and cons of hiring a property management company to assist you in the renting process. I hope you will follow along and learn all you can about managing your real estate finances. Thanks for visiting.