At first glance, real estate investment seems like a great way to earn some extra money. You’ll earn money for your family and your future, while gaining valuable knowledge and experience, and expanding your property value. New online services make it more possible than ever before for the average...
Any property owner who wants to rent their property out has to deal with a lot of hassle. Finding people up to their standard, making sure that their property does not lose its value because of damage it could sustain by those who rent it, as well as organizing...
Living in a major metropolitan area has countless benefits. Cities are cultural hubs -- they offer diverse and high-quality options for anything from food, health care, and education to music and art venues and much more. Major cities are hubs of employment, international travel, and shopping.Of course, these many...
Osborne’s plan to assist first-time buyers has created colossal windfall profits. The Treasury deserves some of that moneyIf the major banks – rather than housebuilders – were the chief beneficiaries of the government’s help-to-buy scheme, the financial regulator would probably list it as a scam. Ministers would be...
Purchasers need no deposit if family can back the loan by moving 10% of price into bank’s saver accountritain’s biggest lender is to offer 100% mortgages to first-time buyers in a return to lending last seen before the financial crash – but only if the buyer has family that...
Are you interested in becoming a real estate agent? The majority of real estate agents come to the profession as a second, third, or even fourth career change. They’ve tried other professions and left dissatisfied with the work, the pay, or the lack of independence. They come to real...
Real estate investing is an effective way to increase cash flow, secure a financial future, maximize growth potential, and plan for retirement. But for some, just getting started can be an overwhelming experience. Director of Finance and Strategy Michael Stummer claims that rental properties are a proactive means to generate a...
Although most people wait till they are married to get buy a home, single home buyers represent a significant portion of the market. According to data from the National Association of Realtors (NAR), better than one in four of today's home buyers is single, and current conditions suggest that more...
Philip Hammond’s spring statement includes funding to build 30,000 affordable homesA new £3bn scheme will fund the building of 30,000 affordable homes, the chancellor has said, as he proclaimed that the government was on track to reach its target of 300,000 new homes a year in Britain.Philip Hammond’s spring statement also...
Penthouse at 220 Central Park South is 34 times bigger than average Manhattan apartment: ‘Hope he got a lot of bathrooms,’ says homelessness advocateThe hedge fund founder Ken Griffin’s new home offers a prestigious address on New York’s Billionaire’s Row, dreamy Central Park views and 34 times the square...