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

Tips For Selling Your Home By Owner

4 February 2020
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

If you are ready to sell your home, you might be wondering if it's worth paying a real estate agent's commission fee or if you should try to sell it yourself. Many people hesitate to sell their homes on their own because they aren't sure that they can handle it. When you decide to take the leap into a sale by owner, there are a few things that you should know. Read More …

What To Look For In Your Next Rental Property Manager

6 January 2020
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

As the owner of a rental property, whether it is one unit or ten units, you may want to hire a professional and thorough property manager to handle the property's daily tasks. You would rely upon your property manager to keep the rentals occupied and bringing in a cash flow to cover your property's expenses. As you are shopping for a property manager, here are some highlights to help you know what to look for in a great property management company. Read More …

Why Consider Living In A Senior Apartment

18 December 2019
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

Looking to downsize now that you are in retirement? If so, you may be interested in living at a senior apartment complex. They can provide many benefits over living in a single-family home that you may not be aware of.  Daily Assistance One of the biggest benefits of living in a senior apartment complex will be the daily assistance that you will receive. Having someone around to take care of the physical tasks that you can have trouble with, such as doing laundry or cleaning, will make life much easier for you. Read More …

Neighborhood Factors That Inflate Property Prices

3 December 2019
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

It is not just the structure that affects the price of a home; the neighborhood has a big influence on property prices too. In fact, in some cases, the neighborhood can affect the price of a home even more than the structure. Below are some of the neighborhood factors that can influence the price of a single-family home. Good Schools Most parents acknowledge that a good education is one of the best gifts they can give to their children. Read More …

Dealing With Repair Requests When Buying A Home

3 December 2019
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

If you are buying a home, you are likely to come across a defect or two that you want the seller to fix. Below are some helpful tips for dealing with the repair requests. Focus On Major Issues A typical home has a number of issues or defects; even new constructions sometimes have problems. Therefore, don't expect to find a perfect home or require the seller to fix every little thing before you can buy the home. Read More …

About Me
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.