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

5 Questions To Ask Before Buying A Lakefront Property

25 March 2021
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

Buying a lakefront home — whether for year-round living or as a weekend getaway — is a dream for many people. Before you take the plunge on purchasing a lakefront property, however, there are a few questions you should ask yourself and your real estate agent.  1. What are the regulations regarding the shoreline? In most states, the Department of Natural Resources has guidelines regarding what you can and cannot do along the shoreline. Read More …

Ask the Right Questions When Choosing a Realtor

5 March 2021
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

Preparing to purchase a home with a big move can be a lot easier when you find a real estate agent that can give you the guidance you need. With so many questions that can arise while hunting for the ideal home, you can move forward with finding an agent that's able to be a good fit for finding you a home that you'll feel comfortable moving into. 1. Check Their Availability Read More …

3 Areas Your Realtor Should Focus On When Selling Your Home

5 March 2021
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

If you've never sold a home before, you may not know what your realtor should and shouldn't be doing to ensure that it sells quickly and for a good price. Here are things you should expect from your realtor to know that you found a great one. The Listings These days it is pretty much expected to list your home on the MLS to generate interest. This is how most homebuyers do their searching, and you are missing out on potential buyers if your home is not listed through the MLS. Read More …

Buying A Home? 4 Tips To Help You Get The Most Natural Lighting

17 February 2021
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

If you have extensive experience with living in apartments and condos, you may understand the difficulty of getting a lot of natural light throughout the entire place. Since you share walls with neighbors, you will not have windows in every direction, which limits your natural lighting. Making plans to buy a single-family home means that you can look forward to getting more natural light compared to your previous residences. However, you may want to go a bit further to maximize your ability to bring in natural lighting by analyzing a variety of important details. Read More …

What To Expect When Selling Your House During The Current Pandemic

29 January 2021
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

Are you getting ready to sell your single-family home during the current pandemic? If so, it will help to know the following things to expect during the home selling process.  Plan For A Slower Than Usual Closing The low-interest rates have caused a lot of homeowners to refinance their homes, which has slowed down much of the mortgage underwriting process. If you were planning to start packing as soon as your offer was accepted, you should know that it may take longer than usual to close on your home because of all the activity with local lenders. 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.