Talking About Real Estate Finances

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

Crank Up The Curb Appeal: Easy Ways To Improve Your Home’s Outside Look

16 August 2017
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

You've decided to sell your home. You've packed away all your extra clutter, put some fresh paint on the walls in the main rooms and made sure your lightning and furniture arrangement is just right to create a perfectly staged showroom for potential buyers. But buyers are going to form an opinion of your home before they ever set foot inside. You don't have to invest thousands of dollars to boost your home's curb appeal; even minor do-it-yourself improvements can make a big difference. Read More …

3 Tips For Pet Owners Looking To Rent

13 August 2017
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

Finding an acceptable place to live can be challenging, and many pet owners can feel like finding a new apartment can be an impossible task at times. In order to ensure that you are able to secure proper housing for you and your pet, there are some simple guidelines that you should follow. Here are three tips that you can use to help yourself successfully find a new place for you and your furry friend in the future: Read More …

2 Questions To Ask Before Making An Offer On A Vacation Home

8 August 2017
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

Buying a vacation home can be a fiscally responsible decision to make. As such, it requires a great deal of consideration before settling on a home and making an offer. To help you with determining whether a vacation home is right for you, here are some questions to ask yourself and your realtor: Can You Afford the Property? You have likely crunched the numbers and decided on how much you can afford to pay on a vacation home, but there is a possibility that you have not factored in all the expenses that come with buying one. Read More …

Is Sneaking Your Pet Into Your Apartment A Good Idea?

4 August 2017
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

Even though many apartment complexes are pet-friendly, some are not. Some pet owners try to hide their pets from their landlords, but serious consequences can result from the discovery of those pets. If you have a pet and looking to rent an apartment, here is what you need to know: Should You Hide the Pet?  The consequences of hiding a pet in your apartment can vary. The landlord will likely include language in your lease agreement that will explain what could happen if he or she finds a hidden pet. Read More …

A Few Simple Reasons To Use A Real Estate Agent

2 August 2017
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

Buying a home is a great opportunity for you and your family to gain the freedom from writing that rent check and throw money into the wind each month. You will finally start building equity and have the opportunity to get those upgrades you have wanted in a home. However, buying a house can be a little bit tricky. You need to ensure that you qualify for the loan and that your credit is in good standing. 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.