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

Starting Over? 3 Reasons to Choose a Studio Apartment

8 December 2020
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

Are you starting over after a divorce or moving out of your partner's home? If so, you may need to look for an apartment to rent on your own. But while the temptation often is to rent the largest apartment you can find or afford, a studio apartment might be the perfect choice. Here are three great reasons to start over in a studio. 1. Studios Are Less Expensive Anyone who is on their own for the first time in a while—or ever—may face budgeting challenges. Read More …

The Benefits Of Choosing To Invest In Single-Family Properties

7 December 2020
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

For many people, the term "real estate investment" conjures up images of large apartment buildings or at least a couple of duplexes. This is a common approach. Buying one building and collecting multiple rent checks for the same property each month is a great way to earn an income. However, it is not the only way to earn an income as a real estate investor. Some investors are actually better off investing in single-family homes. Read More …

Earn Your Real Estate License And Get Going On A New Career

20 November 2020
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

The real estate market is profitable, and there is always room for a real estate agent looking to break into the field. If you are looking for a new career opportunity that offers you room to grow, it's time to consider an on-demand real estate licensing school. You will be able to learn about the field and the regulations you need to know to become a real estate agent in your area. Read More …

Adding These Simple Amenities To Your Vacation Rental Will Help Keep It Booked

5 November 2020
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

If you own and rent out a vacation home, you know that the more consistently it is booked, the more money you will earn. But what if your bookings are lacking? You may need to lower your asking price a little, but the problem may also be that your home is not offering enough amenities. Luckily, that's easier to fix than you might think. Many of the amenities that attract vacationers to rentals are pretty easy (and inexpensive) to add. Read More …

Questions to Ask Before Signing a Contract to Have a New Home Built

1 October 2020
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

Having a new home built just for you is exciting! You probably have some questions about the process including the contract for your custom home. Not every building contract is the same, and it's really important to understand the contract you're signing before you sign it. Here are some important questions to think about before you sign a contract to have a new home built. How much customization can you do? 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.