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Real Estate Listings

Finding The Investment Property

Looking to do some investment in real estate properties? Need to find a discounted and undervalued property? Well, in this extremely competitive market, you need to quickly find the deals for the right properties before your competitors do. As an investor, you wouldn’t want to pay for any property at full price and then try to fix it and/or flip it to make a profit. That’s crazy!
Let’s try a different approach to finding better real estate investment deals! Try these:
Join a local investment club, particularly in real estate. This will serve as your network of investors. Networking is one way to find discounted and affordable fixer-uppers. Investors often have so many investments going on at once that they can’t always take on every opportunity, but at the same time they wouldn’t want the opportunity to go to waste. Therefore, if they know that you are looking for properties, …

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New Homes For Sale

Why You Should Get Your Customers to Consider Rental Income Property

In this economy, if you’re a residential agent trying to carve out a living selling houses and ignoring an opportunity to sell rental income property, then you’re like one stranded on a roof top in a flood who turns away a helicopter rescue because you’re waiting for a boat.
Look, this isn’t the time for you to pick and choose opportunities.
Regardless what you’re perception about what a real estate agent should do, it is not confined to selling people houses. Yes, you’ve become comfortable with showing mister and missus customer a house where they can live and raise their children with a nearby school where the little ones can start their education, but that’s not the reality in this economy.
In this economy, most buyers are more concerned about the nest egg they’ve accumulated then little Johnny and Mary skipping off to kindergarten. Mister and missus customer are more …

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Real Estate For Sale

Luxury Real Estate in BC Weathers the Downturn Well, Appeals to Oceanfront Property Investors

The luxury real estate market in British Columbia is characterized by a relatively small market share in total residential sales. However, it boasts some of the most expensive properties in Canada, whose value is derived from the exposure to some of the most beautiful natural landmarks in Canada, popular recreational localities, and particular lifestyles. These properties have weathered the economic downturn well and will remain attractive because of their positioning in some of the most beautiful localities in Canada and the world.
Four areas of British Columbia, namely the ocean-facing Greater Vancouver, White Rock-South Surrey, Victoria, and the inland-located Kelowna, represent the major locales of luxury real estate in the province. These areas boast some of the priciest properties in Canada, with the minimum upper-end price thresholds ranging from $1 million in Victoria and Kelowna to $2 million in Greater Vancouver. Luxury properties in White Rock – South Surrey are …

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Home

Why You Should Never Use a Store-Bought Lease to Rent Your Property

The biggest mistake of all, which is buying a store-bought lease or one free off the internet, is trying to modify that. I guarantee you that those leases are going to favor the tenant. This lease will favor you, the owner.
It’s very important that you do not use a store-bought lease. This is one of the concepts I want to get across. We do not have a store-bought lease that has all kinds of protections and things in there for the tenant. This here has a lot of protections in there for you, the owner. I highly recommend either you use this lease or, if you have the funds, pay an attorney to help you out.
Plain Language Lease
Let’s go through the lease page by page. I’ll point out some of the key important items so you understand them. First and foremost is the title of it. In …

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Property Search

Why You Should Invest in Property

The basic reason you should invest in property is to make a very positive step for securing your future and that of your family. Real Estate is possible the most used investment tool the world over, yet most people don’t recognize it as an investment. Even more astonishing is that most people are instinctively good at real estate, they are practically experts already, they just lack some basic tools to get them on their way.
Owning your own home is often described as the great dream of a family, but that is limiting to me. It seems to say that once you have your own home, then you’ve reached the pinnacle, and you should sit back and be proud of your accomplishment. Once you’ve paid off the bank loan on your property you now own the property outright. You may have even made some capital gain with a recent valuation. …