How to Make a Rock Garden

A rock garden can be a relaxing and natural oasis in your yard. Whether you’re using large boulders, small pebbles or a variety of rocks, there are many ways to create a beautiful rock garden you will love. Selecting a Location * Soil: As you’re scouting locations, you’ll want to check out the soil and […]

What to Consider before Buying Foreclosed Real Estate

As is important in any major decision-making process, you can expect to do a ton of research before deciding on buying foreclosed real estate. Knowing the ins and outs of the market will give you a leg up when dealing with this type of decision. You also need to have a thorough understanding of the […]

Can You Pay Off Your Mortgage Early?

Many people take a look at their thirty year mortgage and expect that it will take thirty years to pay off. However, did you know you can save thousands of dollars by paying off your mortgage early? Why pay off your mortgage early? If you’re debt free and have a good retirement savings plan, it […]

Selling Your Home vs. Renting it Out

Sometimes a home doesn’t sell. You may have done everything correctly but the market was not favorable to you at that time. Don’t give up on the property altogether. When you need to leave a home, consider renting out the property as opposed to selling your home. Rental property creates cash flow. Monthly rent prices […]

Negotiate Your Home Selling Price

If you’re like me, you prefer to avoid confrontation. So when it comes time to sell your home, you would like to avoid a lengthy negotiation. Unfortunately, with a big ticket item like a house, this isn’t always possible. I’m always afraid to make a wrong move that could result in a failed deal.  However, […]