How to save for a down payment on a house

How to save for a down payment on a house

How to save for a down payment on a house is a legit concern for anyone thinking of becoming a home owner. Going into debt, regardless of the reason, is generally a bad idea. Without certain loans though, some goals would be impossible to achieve! One of them is becoming […]

Best home improvements to increase property value

best home improvements that increase property value

Which are the best home improvements to increase a property’s value?  Whether you’re looking for ways to get a better appraisal or increase the value of your home to attract better tenants or buyers, investing in home improvements and small renovations are a must. Unfortunately, not all home improvements offer the best value […]

5 ways to invest in real estate (even with no money)

5 ways to invest in real estate (even with no money)

Buying real estate usually implies being stuck with a mortgage and living on the cheap to pay it off. But investing has changed over the years and today, there are actually plenty of ways to invest in real estate, even with no money! You might think real estate investing requires much cash and […]

Would you rather rent or buy the house you live in?

Would you rather rent or buy the house you live in?

Everyone needs a solid roof over their heads and the buy vs. rent debate has been going on for quite a while now. Would you rather rent or buy the house you live in? Some argue buying is always better. Others disagree, because of the flexibility that comes with renting […]

Reckless mistakes to avoid when buying your first home

Reckless mistakes to avoid when buying your first home

Applying for that first mortgage is a huge, yet exciting decision! However, as first time homeowners you should know about the reckless mistakes to avoid when buying your first home! Buying a house is one of the biggest purchases of our lives. I also believe it’s one of the very few reasons it’s […]

Home appraisal checklist for refinancing a mortgage

Home appraisal checklist for refinancing a mortgage

Refinancing an existing mortgage means jumping through some serious hoops. You would think having a good credit score is enough, but going through a home appraisal checklist for refinancing could save you a lot of money and a lot of headaches as well! If your appraisal is too low, you risk being denied […]

Turn investing in Airbnb properties into a money making opportunity

Turn investing in Airbnb properties into a money making opportunity

Is investing in rental properties a reliable business model? Can you really turn investing in Airbnb properties into a money making opportunity? Renting properties through Airbnb has become very popular lately and many are making ‘big bucks’ by renting out their homes to short or long term tourists. This is different that renting […]

How to find an affordable apartment for rent

find affordable apartment for rent

Finding affordable apartments for rent has become an increasing demand over the last few years. Many can’t afford to buy property or they are saving up for a substantial down payment, so renting an apartment seem to be a smart financial move for people who wish to live independently. However, […]