Checklist before buying a property in Spain (Part I)

Preparation is vital when it comes to buying a property in Spain. Below is a smart checklist of all you need to do before you purchase, to guarantee that your Spanish property acquisition is the best decision you have ever made. Purchasing property can be unnerving, particularly if you’re planning to do it in a […]

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Are Gated Communities Really Safer?

You reside in a gated community. You enter a code, use a key, or wave to the friendly neighborhood gate attendant to get into your neighborhood. You have no fear. Or do you? Are gated communities really safer? Why is the idea of safety higher and what puts gated communities at risk of crime? False […]

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Best US Cities to be a Real Estate Agent (Part V)

San Jose The capital of Silicon Valley comes in at number nine, buoyed by the top 15 finishes in four categories. San Jose has the most expensive housing market in the country as properties have median sales prices of $1,165,000. While properties are priced on the high side, they don’t usually last long in the […]

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Best US Cities to be a Real Estate Agent (Part III)

  Boston Also, on the list is Beantown with top 15 finishes in four heavily weighted categories. Similar to LA, real estate agents in the city earn big commissions per sale as the median sales price of homes stands at $464,100 to rank sixth. Our data support this notion since real estate agents in Boston […]

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Best US Cities to be a Real Estate Agent (Part II)

  As an agent, it’s good to keep an eye not only on home sales statistics, but on the movement of employers into and out of a particular market, or the development of an industry, or even legislation that could make a specific state more business-friendly, and therefore likely to attract incomers. As in most […]

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Best US Cities to be a Real Estate Agent (Part I)

You realize you want a career as a real estate agent. You haven’t dedicated to a specialty yet, and you’re in a position to live wherever you like. What are some of the best cities for real estate agents, and what are some things to consider? Location, Location, Location Location, location, location” may be the […]

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Top Places to Live Outside of the US

As we look ahead, we can ask ourselves: Where are the top places in the world for you to live better, reinvent your life, and have a grand experience? Here’s the answer to your question… Carvoeiro, Portugal Portugal is the top-kept secret of Old World Europe. For years, it has been determined as a top place […]

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Top Places in the US to Invest in Housing

If you’re wanting to invest in real estate, location is everything. An online real-estate investment management firm (HomeUnion) has identified zip codes in the US in which investors have seen the highest return on investment and little risk over five years. HomeUnion computed the figures utilizing a proprietary methodology. It removed neighborhoods with an average school rating […]

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The Benefits of Hiring a Home Inspector

When you hire a home inspector for any type of home inspection service, you get a complete inspection of your house, inside and out. Professional home inspectors have the expertise and know-how to give you a non-invasive, visual inspection of your residential or commercial property so you know what you are buying. Outside the home, […]

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For Sale by Owner

When many individuals think about a realty sale, they promptly groan at the idea of the real estate agent taking a huge chunk of the money. In the last five years, the realty market has seen a considerable increase in the number of people who sell their residence without utilizing representatives. A residential or commercial […]

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