By Joe Sesso As a real estate agent, you may be responsible for managing the finances of your real estate business. There are a lot of moving parts when you are focusing on business expenses, salaries, and all the other costs associated with being a real estate agent. Figuring out to balance these expenses when it comes time to figure out your tax strategy can be...

By Kara Masterson Selling your home doesn't have to be an ordeal. By concentrating on just a few key things it's possible to minimize the time your property spends sitting on the market. From improving curb appeal to removing excess clutter, here are several things that can help you to improve property values, attract potential buyers and ensure a successful sale: Enhanced...

By Jordan Grice What’s the point of having a social media game plan if your content isn’t getting in front of the right people? Promoting your brand and listings online is a fundamental marketing practice that agents embrace every day, but breaking through all the noise that’s crowding people’s news feeds can be challenging. Whether you’re paying to promote...

By Bill Gassett Renting a self-storage unit? Whether you've been using a storage unit during a move or for any other reason, there will be a time when you no longer need it. Finding a local storage unit for a fair price is usually more challenging than moving out of one, so when it's time to move out of your unit, the process should be fairly simple. Related: Renting...

By Kara Masterson Buying or selling a home can be an exciting time. Whether you are upgrading to more space or relocating for work, the homebuying and selling process open a world of opportunities. However, this can also be a stressful and emotional time for many people. Related: 4 Things You Need to Do Before Contacting a Seller’s Agent
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By Lizzie Weakley Adding real estate to a portfolio can help diversify during a time when the world seems upside-down. Getting involved with investing in the real estate market has never been easier than it is today. When an investor is buying stocks, bonds or even cryptocurrency, the investment needs to be put upfront in full. However, real estate allows an investor...

Source: Wall Street Journal Elon Musk may have just surpassed Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos as the richest person in the world (at time of press), but with a net worth of $191.4 billion and owning the properties he does, he’s not bound to lose any sleep over the news. Bezos, like other billionaires, has a complex and wide-ranging real estate portfolio that includes...

By Meghan Belnap Condo living can be an amazing experience, especially if you’re new to the real estate market. Condos provide an opportunity for private ownership without a lot of the maintenance associated with single family homes. If you want to own your home, but have a busy schedule, it could be a great option for you. Related: Looking to Rent a Condo? 4 Factors...

By Jordan Grice While there are plenty of tools to help agents manage their social media marketing plan, at times it’s still too much to handle alone. If this sounds familiar, then hiring a part- or full-time social media manager may be a move worth considering. Finding and onboarding someone to manage your social media presence and strategy can be daunting. However,...

By Brentnie Daggett Remodeling is a great way to fix, update or upgrade your home while increasing its value, but costs can add up. It’s important to prioritize the projects that will not only benefit you and your family in your daily lives, but also will attract future buyers if and when the time comes to sell. Related: How to Get Approved for a Home Improvement...