Real Estate

7 Tips for Finding the Right Mortgage Lender for First Time Borrowers

If you’re looking to buy a home and are a first-time borrower, the process may seem daunting at first. The trickiest part is usually getting the financing you need since you want to be sure that the deal you’re getting is the best for you. Remember, even small variations in the fees and rates charged by different lenders can have a significant impact. Here are seven tips you … [Read more...]

5 Marketing Apps Used by Successful Realtors

Continued digitization of the world creates an opportunity for businesses to embrace the digital market. There are billions of social networking platform users and many people spend significant time online every day. This creates an opportunity for property and home agents to promote their businesses effectively. Apps such as Facebook help realtors to reach a broad audience … [Read more...]

Time-Proven Tactics for Real Estate Agents Selling a Listing

As a homeowner, it's important to hire a realtor to assist you with listing and selling your home to prevent it from sitting on the market and losing value. When it comes to selling homes, real estate agents know the tools and techniques to use to attract buyers to a property. If you're ready to find a buyer, there are a few time-proven tactics for real estate agents selling a … [Read more...]

The BRRRR Method

The BRRRR method is a popular and proven process of creating wealth through real estate investment and stands for buy, rehab, rent, refinance, and repeat. By using this strategy, real estate investors are able to use little to no cash to acquire properties and grow their investments over time by creating cash flow through rental income. Not only do they get cash flow from … [Read more...]

Tampa Homestyles Shares Top 10 Reasons More Buyers are Choosing Tampa

Forbes recently recognized bright and beautiful Tampa, Florida, as one of the few U.S cities experiencing a thriving real estate market, despite the uncertain circumstances surrounding the pandemic.  On the Gulf Coast, both home values and sales are rising, drawing higher interest from out-of-state buyers.  Many have found that the warm climate and spacious environment provide … [Read more...]

How to Add Value to a House

If you are in the business of buying and doing up houses-- or you are thinking of getting into it-- you will want to be aware of the best ways that you can add value to a property. Thankfully, there are a number of improvements that you can make which do not have to cost a fortune and can add a significant amount of value to any home-- read on to find out what these are. Curb … [Read more...]

What Real Estate Agents Get Wrong About Marketing

Whether you are an experienced real estate agent or a relative novice in the field, you should have a well-defined real estate marketing strategy in place to be successful. Marketing is the foundation of your business, and if the foundation is not sound, then before you know it, your business could end up in dire straits. To prevent this from happening, you need to understand … [Read more...]

How Randy Gervais Is Conquering the Real Estate Development Industry

At the age of 18, when most people are focusing on graduating from high school, going off to college, or getting their first full-time job, Randy Gervais was launching his first business. He started CheckerBox, a high-end men’s accessories company, which he quickly grew into a thriving online company. Gervais was fortunate to grow up in a business-minded household, which … [Read more...]

What Are the Five Types of Garage Doors?

While the front door of a home seems to attract everyone's attention, it is really the upper garage door that can increase or decrease the curb appeal of that home. If the house has a garage attached to the front, the large dimension of the garage door is going to grab people’s attention and be the first thing they notice when they pass by. Because of this, choosing the right … [Read more...]