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Also known as adjacent landowners or abutters, adjoining owners are property owners whose property touches a common property. So you are an adjoining owner of the properties directly to your right, to your left and to the back of your property, if they touch yours. But not to the ...

Additional Living Expense Insurance is a type of coverage present on several types of Homeowner’s Insurance that reimburses additional costs caused because of the insured’s claim. Let’s put it in a scenario so it’s easier to visualize: Homeowner Sarah ha ...

Whenever you hear the term “Baby Boomer” it references to someone who was born between 1946 and 1964. The moniker was coined as a way to represent all the people that were born out of the spirit that reigned after the end of the World War II, a spirit of hope for the ...

Also known as Jumbo Loans, the best Jumbo Mortgage definition is something like: a mortgage whose loaned values are larger than the limits set by the two federal agencies (Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac). But that alone is not enough to give you context to understand what are j ...

Have you heard someone talking about a 35-percent rule of thumb and you nodded acknowledging but the truth is that you had NO idea what in the world a “35-percent rule of thumb” means?! We’ve all been there, my friend.The 35-percent rule of thumb is a calculati ...

Where the borrower may add to the principal without renegotiating the terms of the loan. Additional sums borrowed under the terms of an open-end loan will have the same rate of interest and life of loan terms as the original loan. Quite frequently a home equity loan is an open-en ...

Popular Real Estate Questions

This question might have crossed your mind while planning for retirement, or... after inheriting your aunt’s under-the-mattress savings. You spread your wings ready to fly to the nearest beach, and suddenly, it occurred to you that you could live there forever. It&rsqu ...

Considering that property depreciation is the phenomenon of an asset losing worth due to its use over time, home depreciation is not only common but inevitable. However, this is RealEstateAgent.com and we’re sure that if you came to this website with that question it& ...

Every client is important no matter how big or small is a business. But selling real estate is somewhat different than selling doughnuts or hot dogs. Houses are most likely the most expensive asset that a person will ever buy or sell, so it’s crucial that the process goes s ...

Are you like “OMG! I forgot my mortgage payment! What happens now? Will I have to pay double the value I had to pay?! Are the cops coming to get my house?!” Calm down. It’s not the end of the world. Maybe nothing happens at all! Here’s the deal: some mor ...

Are you wondering how to speed things up with your mortgage payment? Thinking how to build equity to your home”? Well, by paying off your mortgage. The more you do, the more percentage of the asset you gain; that’s obvious. But when you ask “how can I build eq ...

When you hear someone referring to a real estate agent type as a “general agent”, it might seem that someone is calling that agent “basic”, common. Right? But the truth is that general agent is a term that can refer to two other different situations and cl ...

 

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The Ultimate Home Theater Room

The Ultimate Home Theater Room

Don’t you feel that the days keep getting shorter with every birthday? Time seems to fly so fast, especially when we are doing what we love or when we are involved in a pleasurable activity.  Humans have always been looking for ways to make time pass in a pleasant manner, so as to fill the void and silence it leaves behind. A home theater room is like a time ...

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Buying A Home In Scottsdale Vs Building Your Own Home

Buying A Home In Scottsdale Vs Building Your Own Home

So, you’ve found the best place to live in and you already face a huge dilemma - should you build a house from the ground up or buy an existing home? Scottsdale is definitely a great city to live in, preferred by students and retirees alike. With plenty of vacant land around, building your own house in Scottsdale, AZ might be a solution for your housing needs. One ...

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Client Gifts: Creative Closing Gifts For Home Buyers

Client Gifts: Creative Closing Gifts For Home Buyers

  Who doesn’t like to receive gifts? Gift giving is so rewarding and such a great experience not only for the giver but for the receiver, too. When we were little kids, we used to be so possessive that the only joy we had was when we received a gift from someone. No matter how small, gifts make a child happy. Coming of age, though, we realize that there is ...

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How To Take Advantage Of The REA Directory Listing

How To Take Advantage Of The REA Directory Listing

Online directories have been around since the early 90s when the father of the Internet, Tim Berners-Lee, compiled a simple list of web servers. Soon after that, Yahoo and Google took off. Yahoo started its services in 1995 while Google was founded in 1998. Before that, phone books were a very popular form of directory. Don’t you remember the Yellow Pages? Nowadays, ...

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How To Rebuild Your Life After A Foreclosure?

How To Rebuild Your Life After A Foreclosure?

When one chapter ends, another one begins. Foreclosures are simply that: fresh new beginnings. Of course, it can bring you down for a while, it may have a negative impact on your credit score for years and even on your relationships, but you can rebuild your life and live happily ever after. Foreclosures are like a bad dream that for some homeowners becomes a reality. ...

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Passive Income Strategies To Avoid Paying Interest On Your Home Loan

Passive Income Strategies To Avoid Paying Interest On Your Home Loan

To pay interest means to work twice for the same money. In other words, it reduces your productivity. When you are paying interest, you are simply treading water, that is you’re not making any progress. Despite this fact, most passive income opportunities rely on interest and especially on compound interest. There are many different definitions of interest, but in ...

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6 Types Of Land Surveys You Should Be Aware Of

6 Types Of Land Surveys You Should Be Aware Of

Land is a precious resource because it is very limited and nobody’s going to make any more of it.  As you already know, about 70% of the Earth is covered by water and the rising sea level is threatening. Then, not all the dry land is suitable for construction or even habitable - 33% is dessert while mountains occupy another 24%. This means there are only 15.8 ...

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Should Friends And Family Hire You As Their Real Estate Agent?

Should Friends And Family Hire You As Their Real Estate Agent?

Haven’t you ever been told to keep friendship and business apart? Real estate could be the ultimate test for friendships because money and greed bring out the true character of a human being. The United States of America is the third largest country in the world by surface area, and currently in the third place by population - more than 331 million people. 32% of ...

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9 Unusual Ways In Which Water Increases The Value Of Your House

9 Unusual Ways In Which Water Increases The Value Of Your House

What really increases the price of the house is its location. So, if your house is not on an exotic beach, we will tell you how to bring the sea to your house. Stay with us as we look at the friendly side of the water - the miraculous liquid that makes our planet habitable. Water is both a friend and an enemy in real estate. Leaking faucets, burst pipes, and floodings ...

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What Makes A Good Real Estate Agent?

What Makes A Good Real Estate Agent?

Do you remember what you wanted to become when you were just a child? Boys would say they wanted to become police officers, firefighters or pilots, while the girls would become nurses, teachers or ballet dancers. For kids, the concept of becoming a real estate agent didn’t even cross their mind, unless they have a parent in that field! Many of them, though, possess ...

 

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