Posts Tagged“real estate”

Houses are selling fast this year. Considering the number of individuals looking to buy in today’s market, now might be the time to sell yours if the urge to do so has been on your mind. No matter the location of a property, sellers can always do a few things to enhance their living space and make their homes more saleable when they are ready to do so.  Michael Eisenga, a successful and experienced real estate investor, says that certain areas in the home can increase property value after a few improvements, including the bathroom, kitchen, flooring, and landscaping. Eisenga…

Looking into the property investment sector, but unsure of where to start? A tactile, physical investment strategy that is typically long-standing, property often forms the backbone of many successful financial portfolios. If you’re interested in learning more about the developing property investment/real estate market, here are three things that you might want to consider. 1. How much can you afford to invest? This is a crucial question that you should ask yourself before going ahead with any investment strategy. If you’re looking into this venture seriously then you likely will already have some amount of capital stored away, but property…

Hundreds and hundreds of the most important companies in the world operate in this administrative region of China, including banks, financial companies, insurance companies, exporters, auditors, textiles, technology companies … With a business practice in Hong Kong you will be in the center of the action, learning from the best in each industry. Do you dare to adventure? 1. Why everyone wants to be in Hong Kong Before we start talking about Hong Kong, we will take a second from China to tell you that this country is a titan of the rankings. It is the sixth largest in the…

Building and running a successful business is no mean feat.  With the odds almost stacked against new businesses, it makes sense that you would want to get your business on the right foundation from the get-go. One of the key things that determine a business’s success is its location.  If you have been thinking of starting a business in Montreal, you already know that some districts are better suited for this than others. Once you settle on a district, it’s best to contact a real estate lawyer in Montreal to guide you through the process.  Here, learn which ones there…

There are few absolute certainties in life, particularly in real estate. But one of the few things you can be certain of is that students are always going to need somewhere to live. That’s why, for many current and aspiring landlords, letting to students is one of the most consistently popular and potentially profitable avenues to explore.  But before you settle on this path, it’s important you understand exactly what it is you’re getting yourself in for. The good and the bad. The risks of letting student properties Damages – Students are (mostly) young and almost always a little bit…

When digital technology began emerging as a primary method for business communications, the real estate industry was slow to adapt. Real estate agents have traditionally met with clients in person and switching to digital communication didn’t make sense. When a real estate investor or agent wants to sell a property, their personality does most of the selling. All that is lost when communicating online. However, in recent years, the real estate industry has settled into its place online with listing websites and 3D virtual tours. Although technology hasn’t replaced in-person real estate dealings, the following technologies largely support commercial real…

Home ownership has been a strong hold of the UK market for many decades and will likely continue as long as the UK economy holds.  Blocks of Flats Insurer Deacon recently compiled trends on UK home ownership and some of the trends are expected, but others actually come as a surprise.  When you look at the history of home ownership in the UK, it makes for an interesting read as it has always been affected by financial and political pressures. The History of Home Ownership in Britain 100 years ago in 1919 following the first World War home ownership was…

Real estate investment is quickly becoming the most popular strategy for new investors who are looking for safe and tangible ways to make money. Within real estate there are a number of ways in which people can seek to make money, from flipping properties to long term plans. A method of investment which we have seen more and more of in the last decade is the purchasing of Turnkey properties. You may be asking yourself ‘What is a Turnkey property?’ and if so then we are going to clear up any doubts which you may have. Let’s have a deeper…

Of all the professions that hold out the potential for serious earnings, few are as easy to enter as real estate. Instead of spending years in grad school, with the help of an online course and a few months of dedicated study, you can learn everything you need to know about real estate law in your jurisdiction. Once you pass the licensing exam, you can start practicing as an agent. If you want to know more about what the real estate course involves, you can learn more at RealEstateU today (every state is different, and you’ll need to find out…

Did you know that about 32 percent of homebuyers in the U.S. are millennials? This may seem like a surprising statistic, because it’s widely known that millennials actually prefer to rent rather than buy. Because millennials are actually the largest portion of the market of home-buyers, and are now rivaling older generations as the largest sector of working Americans, their lifestyle preferences are transforming real estate in strange new ways. Here are three interesting ways millennials are reshaping real estate: Housing and Rentals – Millennials Prefer to Share Millennials prefer sharing and renting furniture over buying property. Why? They want…