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6 Essential Maintenance Tasks Landlords Can’t Avoid

Real estate investors and landlords know that essential maintenance items exist for any rental property and many items simply can’t be avoided. Explore the following six maintenance tasks that landlords shouldn’t overlook. Gutter and Drain Cleaning Drains and gutters can become blocked with leaves, tree roots, and other debris. Failure to remove blockages can lead […]

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Reasons to Pursue a Career in Real Estate

If you love the thought of helping people choose their dream home while making a decent paycheck doing it, a career in real estate could be for you. There are many advantages of becoming a realtor including flexible working hours, supporting people through a big life commitment and challenging yourself to improve your earnings. Becoming […]

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5 ways to encourage your visitors to return to your B&B

When running an establishment as modest as a B&B, you could soon find repeat business to be that B&B’s financial lifeblood. So, it is in your interest to show visitors why they should keep coming back – and here are a few examples of ways in which you can do that. Don’t be daunted by […]

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Give Your Business The Upgrade It Needs

Regardless of what industry you’re in, when running a business, you should know that things are constantly changing and improving for the better. And while this makes the possibilities even more exciting, it also changes the game and means that you need to be on the ball otherwise you will get left behind. That’s something […]

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Four Property Management Skills You Need

The real estate market has shown some positive signs of sustainable growth, with global real estate investment increasing by 13.2% in 2017, according to Cushman & Wakefield. This makes real estate business one of the most prestigious markets. The scales at which people go to feel comfortable in homes they can afford either through buying, […]

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Using a Blog to Build Your Property Investment Business

Property investment takes a lot of hard work. Searching out the right properties is just the first step. Purchasing, remodeling, flipping, and rental are all a part of the game. How much money you make, and what you decide to do with each property will determine how successful you are. As with many other businesses, […]

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How To Choose The Right Property Management Company

Investing in the rental property market has the potential to be a very profitable venture however it’s not as passive as some people will lead you to believe. Engaging a property management company to manage the tenancy and all the tasks that go with it is the preference for most investors. Most rental property owners […]

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The Rise and Rise of Property Taxes

Anyone who’s currently looking to buy a home or works as a property developer or investor should take an interest in the property taxes that are currently in place. There are so many variations depending on which country you live in, and even the local government restrictions and rules within each country. There are also […]

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How To Reduce The Risk Of A Fire In Your Home

It’s easy to dismiss fire risks and assume that you’ll be fine. After all, this is just one of those things that just happens to other people, right? Wrong. Fire risks are real and if you don’t know the risks and potential fire hazards lurking in your home, you’ll put yourself and your family at […]

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4 Tips for Managing an HUD Home

As the landlord of an HUD property you’ll face all of the same responsibilities that a typical property owner would encounter in regards to ongoing maintenance. However, homeowners who choose to participate in the HUD program need to be especially careful about maintaining the safety of their rental properties in order to stay eligible as […]

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7 Steps to Repairing Water Damage

Nothing wrecks a home like water damage. A little bit of liquid inside the walls can create a whole lot of havoc. The property damage is bad enough on its own, but throw in the electrical considerations and possibility of mold, and there’s a whole new set of worries. Insurance is not always there to […]

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What Do Landlords Fear Most?

Landlords have a lot of worries in this country – as most people will understand already. But, the big question for today is – are landlords fears the same the world over, or do different countries offer up different challenges? The basic concerns Of course, there are plenty of issues that stand in the way […]

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Reducing Home Bills for a More Comfortable 2018

At this time of year, most people are looking for ways to save money. They have spent a large amount over Christmas, and they want to cut back on spending for the year ahead. Does this sound familiar? If so, one of the best ways to reduce your expenditure is to look for ways to […]

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How to Avoid the Dreaded Deep Clean

Spring cleaning has become such an event that most people would rather trap it into a single season so they can relax for the rest of the year. Dusting off the cobwebs of winter makes sense, but putting off major housework until spring is bad news. Chores are not meant to be fun, but the […]

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5 Great Home Projects for the Family

When you want to spend time with your loved ones, but you have work to do at home, you feel torn between chores and down time. Why not combine the two? In the following examples, you can make some significant home improvements while spending time with the family. 1 – Create a charging station in […]

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How to Clean Vinyl Cladding Effectively

Homeowners take various steps to protect their largest investment, their home. Exterior cladding takes the full force of the weather 24/7 and it needs maintenance. There are lots of different cladding materials including vinyl. It has the ‘look’ of wood without the rot/decay that always accompanies wood cladding.  In spite of the fact that cladding […]

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