What you need to understand to invest in real estate

Investing in real estate scares some people. Understanding what will happen when you invest, and even how to do it, can leave most people puzzled. This article has been put together to provide you with some easy but effective tips for entering the exciting field of real estate investing. Remember that real estate investing is about numbers. When you buy […]

Buy a home with free down payment assistance grants

First-time homebuyer assistance Florida Housing is a State Financing Corporation created more than 20 years ago to help Floridians obtain safe and decent housing that would not otherwise be available to them. Its “first-time” homebuyer program offers low-interest home loans and financial incentives year-round for eligible homebuyers who have not owned a home as their primary residence in the past […]

Tips for Finding Reliable Lenders

Everyone goes into a cash crisis from time to time. Often times, most of us turn to lenders for quick cash to solve our financial needs. Loans offer a quick and easy solution to solving urgent financial problems. Most people turn to traditional lenders, but their strict requirements and lengthy application processes are often unpleasant. Online lenders offer a simpler […]

What to Look for in a Commercial Construction Contractor

The overall result of any building structure is based on one very important decision: choosing the right commercial building contractor. A poorly selected commercial construction contractor is likely to build a poor quality commercial building that will end up costing more than budgeted and may not be what was originally intended. Therefore, there are a number of important attributes that […]

Types of Real Estate Transactions Involving a Hard Money Lender

When someone is looking for a hard money loan, one of the most common questions asked is, “Will my specific real estate purchase qualify or attract the interest of a strong lender?” This is an important and valid question that deserves a detailed answer. To be clear, a hard money loan can be guaranteed for virtually any real estate transaction. […]

Picture Framing Classes Teach Framing Pictures

Picture framing courses really put you on the right track when trying to frame your own pictures at home. You can attend a local college course or some picture framing offer weekend workshops, but one of the best ways to learn is to do an intensive home framing. Home imaging classes are generally available on DVD or through a membership […]

How to Become a Professional Home Builder – Part I

Over the years, many of our construction students have asked me relevant questions such as what size house I build; I am giving; where do i build it? Looking back, it’s easy for me to make these decisions now, but when I started building in 1975, they were trial and error situations. And my hindsight is very clear. It’s very […]

5 rules for entrepreneurship

1 – Find a need and place it. It seems obvious, but many companies and sole proprietorships just don’t follow this obvious rule. Sometimes, however, they manage to create a need or a desire with the product itself. But most of the time, the customer has a need and requires your product or service to meet that need. There are […]

Invest in multi-family properties

There are many ways to get started in real estate investing. For the beginner, a good strategy might be to buy a multi-family unit for rent. Four families or less per building is the ideal size to look for. This will allow you to continue acquiring a building with a residential mortgage, taking advantage of the lower interest rates. Here […]