The Lease Purchase Advantage

By: Michael Carbonare I’ll start by admitting my personal bias in this article: I believe that lease purchasing, done correctly, is the best way for every newbie and real estate investor wannabe to break into this business. A bold statement? Perhaps. But, read on and you will soon agree. With some specialized knowledge I can … Read more

Condos Vs. Condo Hotels For Vacaton Home Ownership

By: Joel Greene Condo hotels, also called condotels, are a relatively new concept in vacation home ownership. Rapidly gaining popularity, numerous condo hotels are now being built in Florida, Las Vegas, Chicago, Toronto, the Caribbean and many other locales around the U.S. and the world. To help illustrate the unique qualities of condo hotels, here’s … Read more

Buy to Let Property Investment

By: Christopher Evans In recent years buy to let has been a popular way of investing in residential property. Stock markets are out of favour with many investors who have seen the values of their portfolios, endowment policies and pension funds shrink, whereas property has generally continued to rise in value. Interest rates are at … Read more

10 Things You Shouldn’t Do When You’re Buying a Home

By: Alex Rad Home Buying Don’ts Your home buying process is well underway. The sellers accepted your offer to purchase. The home is officially under contract and you’re counting down the days to closing. The lender pre-approved you, so buying the house is a sure thing, right? Not quite. Nothing is certain until the keys … Read more