Unlike families with kids, DINKS have many different options when it comes to housing choices. While a single-family home is likely to continue to appreciate, though, of course, that’s not guaranteed, you don’t have to go the traditional route. DINKS have many housing options available depending on lifestyle and personal choice. … [Read more...] about Benefits and Drawbacks of DINKS’ Housing Options
Whether you aren't planning on moving into a new home and selling your current one, it's natural for you to put your personal stamp on your living space. Your home should reflect your tastes and your personality. However, there is such a thing as overkill when you're listing your home for sale. That doesn't change the fact that you can still make your home uniquely your own and … [Read more...] about What Personal Touches to Keep When Staging Your Home
Everyone's personal financial situation is different. Some people are still getting organized, others are in better shape. So, for many the question is: after you've got the basics nailed down, where do you go after that? For example, after you've paid off your high interest debts, have an emergency fund and are sticking to a budget, whats the next step? Well, there … [Read more...] about Wealth Building After The Basics
Time shares can be a great way to take a vacation to the same destination every year and know that you will have comfortable accommodations. However, sometimes you’re not able to visit that location one year, or you may decide to go to a different locale one year. When that happens, why leave your timeshare empty? Instead, take the time to rent out a timeshare and make some … [Read more...] about How to Rent Out a Timeshare
With interest rates incredibly low and the uncertainty around the stock market, many investors are beginning to park their money in more physical forms of assets like real estate. Home sales around nation are up and the demand for properties is through the roof! Do you want to get into real estate but you aren't sure if your market is the best place to invest? No worries, in … [Read more...] about How To Analyze A Market For Real Estate Investing
Are you a new homeowner or maybe even a seasoned homeowner looking to make sure you are keeping up with all of your yearly maintenance? Look no further! Check out this list below for your annual home maintenance checklist for all seasons. … [Read more...] about Annual Home Maintenance Checklist for All Seasons
Wouldn't it be nice to all of a sudden have triple the net worth than what you currently have? Well, geographic arbitrage makes that (and potentially way more) possible. In this article, we are going to dive into the topic and try to figure out what exactly is geographic arbitrage. … [Read more...] about What Exactly Is Geographic Arbitrage?
I have been a writer for DINKs now for over 15 months, expanding on topics from real estate to prenups, letting some personal information slip through some pieces here and there but never fully exposing myself. In this post, the goal is to take you on my personal financial journey and what building 7 streams of passive income really looks like. … [Read more...] about What Building 7 Streams Of Passive Income Really Looks Like
For many Americans, now might seem like the best possible time to buy a house. But the idea of saving up for a down payment and other unexpected costs can be overwhelming for first-time prospective homebuyers. … [Read more...] about How Can I Make Buying My First House More Affordable?
Buying a house is at the top of many American’s checklists. Not only does buying a home allow you to put money towards actually owning something versus just paying rent, but it also sets you up for financial success. Homes are assets that normally gain value over the years, and owning one allows you to cash in on its equity if in the future you decide to … [Read more...] about Top Tips On How To Save For Your Mortgage Downpaymen