Can You Sell A Tenant-Occupied Home?

There are several reasons why you might be ready to sell an investment property. Perhaps it’s time to take advantage of the appreciation value, or maybe you need more time to focus on other investment opportunities. Whatever the reason is, there are a few things you should know about trying to sell a tenant-occupied home. […]
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Inheriting A House: The Challenges of Selling

In the world of real estate, you never know what is on the horizon. There are plenty of times when a situation is thrown on your lap completely out of the blue with unfamiliar circumstances. Such can the case with inherited properties. Dealing with an inherited property or a property in probate can be one […]
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Cash Buyers vs. Traditional Listing: Pros and Cons

You can take two main routes when selling a home: listing the property or searching for cash buyers. In today’s fast-moving real estate market, sellers will likely have no trouble with either option. However, there are a few factors to consider before deciding which path to follow.  Cash buyers have become increasingly common in the […]
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Do Renters Need A Home Inspection Too?

Should you get a rental property inspection before signing a lease? A home inspection is the norm when you buy property, but they’re virtually unheard of for renters.  Is that a big mistake? If you ask for a rental property inspection before signing a lease, are you just being a pain, or are you making a […]
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4 Benefits of Pre-Purchasing A Flipped Home | CT Homes

There are pros and cons to buying flipped houses. The main benefit is that you won’t have to manage any major renovations on your own. It’s the most convenient type of house to buy unless you’re going to buy a brand-new home—but then you’d be paying a lot more. Of course, there are horror stories. […]
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What is the Best Day and Time for an Open House | Home Selling FAQ’S

When planning to sell your home, the best realtors in your local area may advise you to host an open house. This is a critical step in the process of selling your home and can rake in a mass quantity of prospective buyers all at once. An open house can save you time, money, and help you sell your home faster while getting a better deal on the home.  Making sure your open house is executed perfectly should be a priority for anyone who is selling a home, so we’ve made this resource to answer some frequently asked question about…

2020’s Top Real Estate Agent | Monique Walker

Through all of the insanity of 2020, real estate agents everywhere were battling to reach new heights to be deemed the Top Real Estate Agent in America.  Many fought for the title, but only one could be the best – and for 2020, that agent is Monique Walker of Scottsdale, Arizona. She achieved this title by providing exceptional client experience, flexing her expertise in real estate, and buying and selling the most homes of any of our FastExpert agents in 2020. We were able to steal Monique for a short interview to hear about why so many people buy and…

Why is Real Estate Called Real Estate? | Definition of Real Estate

Admittedly, “real estate” is a funny phrase to describe your house or property. So, what exactly is the meaning of real estate, and how did it come to earn the name we use now?  Why is it called “Real Estate”? Before we get into real estate’s meaning, lets see the context of the word’s etymology. Real estate became a legal term to identify a royal grant of estate land. The term “real estate” is first recorded in the 1660s, so we find its etymological origins in Early Modern English. The word “real” is derived from Latin, meaning existing, actual, or…

How Do I Buy A Home? | 10 Step Guide

Buying a house is easily one of the most impactful decisions you’ll ever make. It’s nearly impossible to intuitively know how to buy a home. The process can be nerve wracking, tedious, and expensive, but when you land in the right place it all feels worth it.  So, how exactly does someone buy a house? To put it simply, first set your own parameters like location and budget. Then connect with a real estate agent and start looking for houses. When you’ve found a home you like, make an offer to the homeowner. follow up with a bank to work…

The Best Real Estate Agents for 2021

To find the best realtors for 2021, we looked to the top realtors from 2020  These agents were agile and intelligent experts who could keep up with the rapidly changing market around them.  In February 2020, COVID-19 rattled the real estate market and the economy as a whole. This provided home buyers and sellers with unique opportunities and challenges amid the COVID-19 pandemic. In the storm of change, many real estate agents found it hard to adjust to new requirements, but some were able to push through and continue to provide their clients with the best possible experience.  We compiled…