Real estate

The Rush to Market: How Buy-to-let Landlords can Offload Their Property

March 17, 2016

At present, the market is looking bleak for buy-to-let landlords. After all, the Conservative government has taken drastic steps to regulate this sector and diminish its appeal to investors, in a bid to create more houses for sale and create a balanced marketplace overall. To this end, they have increased the stamp duty applied to […]

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Key Economic Factors that Could Impact the Property Market in 2016

March 17, 2016

In many ways, we have the property market to thank for the economic recovery that unfolded after the a long and arduous global recession. After all, this market has enjoyed almost relentless growth over the course of the last 18 months, empowering buy-to-let landlords and international investors with a passion for London real estate. The […]

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Tips for Renting Out Your Current Home While Buying a New One

November 6, 2015

Being a landlord certainly isn’t for everyone. It’s a whole lot of work no matter how you look at it. Yet being a landlord can pay off big time. This is especially true if you’re interested in downsizing without selling your current home. More people than ever before are opting to rent out their current […]

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Real Estate Smarts: Home Buying Tips For Finding Your Dream House

November 6, 2015

Buying a home is an important decision that can affect your family’s stability and finances for years to come. If you want to make the most of your home purchase, take the time to understand how economic changes affect home market prices and mortgage rates. Careful research and understanding of the home buying process can […]

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The Pros and Cons of Buying Real Estate

September 23, 2015

With interest rates at an all time low now may be the time to buy real estate, or at least that’s what they say.  Buying a piece of property – whether it’s your primary residence or an investment property – can be a good investment if the value increases over time and if you rent […]

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Should I Buy a Condo or a House?

September 18, 2015

If you’re thinking of buying a new home of your own you may be weighing the pros and cons of buying a condominium versus buying a house.  Let’s look at those pros and cons together and hopefully seeing all options in black and white will help you make the best decision. If you buy a […]

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Luxury Real Estate in Miami, The Ultimate Investment Trend

June 9, 2015

My wife and I have been craving for investing in a luxury property in Miami, it has been our greatest dream since we got married. In order to reach our goal, we have common savings and hopefully, working a little harder we will be able to invest in the city of the sun and beaches. […]

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Getting Serious With Joshua Kennon’s Investing Blog

July 24, 2014

Folks, If you get a chance, consider checking out Joshua Kennon’s Investing blog.  The author is a self employed entrepreneur from the Midwest who owns a a business selling Letterman jackets to high school sports teams. Unlike a lot of finance writers on the web, Joshua’s knows a ton about investing and small business management […]

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Save, Invest and Reinvest To Build Wealth

July 22, 2014

It’s always astounding what a difference a few years of investing can make! One of the things my wife Miel and I have been doing is actively driving the process of how we build wealth by investing in stocks, saving aggressively (or not so aggressively) and self managing our real estate. Well, this long term […]

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