What is a Real Estate Broker?

What is a Real Estate Broker?The majority of people are aware about the existence of a real estate broker and a real estate agent. However, the majority of people are commonly mislead on what they do and what purpose they serve in the field of real estate.

What is a real estate broker anyway? What are the differences between an agent and a broker? What are their roles and are they really important? This set of questions Continue Reading →

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Multifamily Property Management: 9 Things Not in the Textbooks

Multifamily Property Management: 9 Things Not in the TextbooksIn multifamily property management I believe many of the points presented in this blog will be true five years from now. Like the chart of a long-term investment, one day does not a portfolio trend make. The same holds true in property management. Here are some things I believe hold true over the long run…

The property management business will never be any less complex than it is today. Imagine that Continue Reading →

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Real Estate Services in Everett

Real Estate Services in EverettEverett is the largest city in the Snohomish County and is just 25 miles away from the North of Seattle. It is a metropolitan city with a low population density. With the prices of the real estate being moderate the demand for houses in this city is continuously rising. Homes for sale Everett WA can earn a good amount of profit. All you need to do is fix your deal properly Continue Reading →

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10 Most Expensive Tax Mistakes That Cost Real Estate Agents Thousands

10 Most Expensive Tax Mistakes That Cost Real Estate Agents ThousandsAre you satisfied with the amount of taxes you pay? Are you confident that you’re taking advantage of every available tax break? But most of all, is your tax preparer giving you proactive advice to save on your taxes?

The bad news is that you probably do pay too much tax and you’re probably not taking advantage of every tax break. And most preparers do a poor job of actually saving Continue Reading →

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Tenant Screening – Step By Step

Tenant Screening - Step By StepIf you are an investor that owns apartment buildings or a property manager, you know the importance of tenant screening. Tenant selection is one of the most essential activities in owning and managing apartments.

In this article, I want to go over How To Do Tenant Screening – Step By Step. Please note that this is for informational purposes only – and laws vary from state to state Continue Reading →

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Home Inspections and a Saggy House

Home Inspections and a Saggy HouseWhen you have a home inspected, your inspector will look at the structures and systems that make the house what it is. Naturally, he’ll look at the wood structures, like floors, walls, doors and windows.

There are four things that can cause wood structure problems. They are: 1) Deflection and warping, 2) Fungal and insect attack, 3) Fire, and 4) Connection failure and improper alteration. Continue Reading →

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Why You Need Real Estate Agents For Buying Or Selling Property

Why You Need Real Estate Agents For Buying Or Selling PropertyTransacting real estate is probably the most complicated business process in the world today. An individual, like you and me, who is not normally devoted to this kind of work will not have all the tools he needs to conclude any deal, whether it be purchasing or selling a house, satisfactorily. What are these tools?

You need their Theoretical Knowledge and Practical Experience

Buying and selling Continue Reading →

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Willing a Market to Recovery

Willing a Market to RecoveryI find it very intriguing that there are many listings in the South Bay real estate market that are clearly priced well above current market rates. This has been the subject of many articles and yet it still fascinates me how frequently it occurs. In the South Bay region of Los Angeles, the median sales prices of 2009 were fairly consistent with late 2004. This has been pretty well Continue Reading →

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