7 Biggest Mistakes That People Make When Buying A Home

Buying and owning a home is an essential part of having a high standard of living, a sense of financial comfort and control, as well as a personal sense of well-being and peace of mind in your own life. Being a homeowner is a critical part of the American dream, and the process of buying a home can be one of the most important steps in your life. Because there are millions of homes bought and sold in America and around the world every year, there is a precedent for common mistakes that people can make when buying a home because every mistake that you can possibly think of has been made by someone else at some point in the past. This list of the 7 biggest mistakes that people make when buying a home should give you a good idea of some important things to avoid during your home […]

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7 Awesome Ways To Reduce Your Credit Card Debt Before Applying For A Mortgage

Before you even think about applying for a mortgage to buy a house, it is very important that you get your personal finances in order and under control, which includes your credit card debt because it is directly tied to your credit score. In determining your eligibility for a mortgage to buy a house, your credit score is one of the most important factors that your lender will look at as well as your credit history, and this can effect not only your eligibility but also your interest rate that you will pay for the duration of the loan. High interest credit card debt can be very stressful and difficult to escape without a solid plan and good advice that you can start following to reduce or eliminate your credit card debt in order to apply for a mortgage and get your application accepted. One of the metrics that your […]

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7 Additional Expenses To Consider When Purchasing A Home

Once you have prepared your personal finances and documents to the point that you can secure a mortgage preapproval, the big thing on your mind is probably going to be the monthly cost of the mortgage payment. There are four main components that factor into your mortgage payment which are principal, interest, taxes, and insurance (PITI), but these are not the only costs that you need to be aware of. There are many other hidden costs to completing the purchase and transfer of a home that you might not have considered, so make sure you are financially prepared for everything that is involved in closing the deal. You Need To Consider Whether Or Not A Home Warranty Is Right For You Some home buyers are big fans of getting a home warranty, and some think that it is simply a waste of time because it is unnecessary, and there are even […]

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7 Reasons You Should Buy Your First Home With An FHA Loan

The process of buying your first home can be daunting and challenging, especially when it comes to finding the right financing options, and one of the most popular for first time home buyers is the FHA loan which is government insured and allows you to put down a 3.5% down payment instead of the usual 20% required for conventional mortgages. With a continuing increase in the number of FHA home buyers, here is a list of 7 of the best reasons why you should consider this type of loan for your first house. FHA Loans Are Popular With First Time Home Buyers Every year for the last several years there have been over one million FHA loans issued per year in the United States. FHA loans (and FHA refinancing) are so popular because of the common standardized process from application to closing, and because it makes home buying much more […]

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5 Craigslist Marketing Strategies To Generate More Cash Buyer Leads Than You Know What To Do With

What would you do if you found yourself with more cash buyer leads than you knew what to do with? … I hope your answer would be that you’ll do more real estate deals! For turn key real estate investors, wholesalers, and even house flippers… … Cash Buyer Leads Are where Your Money Is Whenever […]

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Want Fast SEO Results As A Real Estate Investor? Rush It, Ruin It

There’s no denying that we live in a society that thrives on immediate gratification. Whether it’s personal or work, we want quick results, no time to wait. So it’s not surprising when many real estate investors attach this “rush” approach to their SEO plan – it’s a disaster waiting to happen. There’s a huge difference between […]

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Referral Spam From Russia Showing Up In Google Analytics (Don’t Worry, Here’s Why)

Today’s post is probably the most “techie” post we’ve ever had… and may be the most techie we have on here for a long while. While we normally focus on how to help you generate online leads more effectively using inbound marketing as a real estate investor, we’ve been getting questions about today’s topic on […]

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6 Simple Tips To Master Location-Based SEO And Skyrocket To The Top of Search Engine Results

In the early days of the web (the “caveman days” when we were still rubbing two sticks together to make websites out of html) there was a land rush on high level domain names of one or two-words for really general phrases. Things like “realestate.com” and “homes.com” as an example. At the time, targeting search […]

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16 Point Real Estate Investor Website Conversion Rate Checklist

There are two core elements to generating qualified leads online for your real estate investing business. Whether you’re a wholesaler, flipper, buy and hold investor / landlord, rent to own, note buyer, even self-storage… the lifeblood of your online lead generation hinge on these 2 elements. Traffic – Getting qualified people to your website Conversion […]

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