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.

Work From Home: 4 Types Of Rooms That You Can Easily Convert Into An Office

21 September 2016
 Categories: Real Estate, Articles

If you work from home or complete a good portion of work from home, then your house hunting list may often include "home office" as one of the top priorities. Getting specific with your home office needs can really lessen the number of homes a real estate agent is able to show you. By opening up your list and imagination, you will see that there are a lot of home rooms that can be easily converted into a comfortable and relaxing office space. Read More …

Managing Multiple Homes With Emergency Property Maintenance

12 August 2016
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

Being the owner of multiple rental properties is not only a major feat and life accomplishment, it is a great responsibility. Tenants look to you to resolve issues with parking, landscaping, faulty appliances and other issues, and they also expect you to be available at a moment's notice. When you have numerous rental properties, emergency property maintenance helps you to take care of all your tenants rapidly and with less stress. Read More …

Real Estate Renovations: Helping Your Home Appeal To An Older Buying Market

29 July 2016
 Categories: Real Estate, Articles

Some cities are "up and coming," with many young professionals moving there to begin families or start careers. However, other towns have a higher population of senior citizens and more people who move there close to retirement. You might have purchased your home with the plan of renovating it and selling it at higher price to make a profit. If the demographic of your town leans toward the elderly, one of the ways you can renovate your home to sell it more quickly is by appealing to an older buying market. Read More …

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 …

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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.