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What you need to know about virtual real estate tours

The continued global spread of COVID-19 has drastically altered the way companies across the world are conducting business. As such, social distancing and complete lockdowns in certain areas, have been imposed. With this in mind, real estate professionals are exploring innovative ways to keep their business moving forward. One way that real estate agents are looking to generate buyer interest is by...

Things to consider when viewing houses online

The continuous technological advances have resulted in improved online home listings. With advanced features such as 3D virtual home tours, it is possible to view a home and conduct the entire transaction online. This is especially pertinent now in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic and the push towards social distancing. With this in mind, it is important to view a property online and buy your home...

Staging your home like a professional

The first impression that prospective buyers get when they are looking at your home is important. First impressions are essential to get potential buyers interested enough in your home to make an offer. There are many things that a seller can do to enhance the appeal of their home and make it more attractive to buyers. The process of enhancing the appearance of your home to make it more appealing to buyers...

Should millennials rent or buy?

Homeownership has long been viewed as one of life’s major milestones that most people aim to achieve. As millennials reach the age that previous generations have purchased homes, should they follow suit? Millennials are faced with significantly different financial circumstances in comparison to generations gone by. This has a huge bearing on the ability of millennials to buy a property. With this in...

Ways to get your offer accepted in a seller’s market

Are you ready to make an offer on your dream house? After all, you have found the perfect home for your family’s needs so it’s a done deal, right? Even if you are willing to pay the asking price it is not always so straightforward. Under a seller’s market, there are more home buyers than there are homes for sale. As such, your full-price offer may just not be good enough. So what can you do to ensure...

Ways to create a family-friendly flat community

Is your primary objective as a landlord, to attract more families to your rental properties? There are certain issues that you have no control over. These include the location of schools and other amenities. However, there are other aspects of the property that you can influence. By carefully drafting and implementing sound policies you can create a family-friendly, as well as community-oriented...

2020 bathroom trends you do not want to miss

The start of the new year is a great time to leave behind what is bad and to embrace what is new and good. Therefore, it comes as no surprise that the styling and décor of your home is no exception. When it comes to styling, decorating and renovating your home, there is no better place to start than your bathroom. Whether you are tacking a minor styling issue or undertaking a massive renovation, there is...

A first-timer’s guide to renting a storage unit

Are you in the process of moving? Therefore, you may be wondering what to do with your items and where to store your belongs during the moving process. As such, renting a storage unit may be the ideal solution if you are looking to downsize or don’t have sufficient space at your new home. Whether you are considering a short-term or long-term storage unit, there are a few considerations to keep in mind....

What are lease violations and what to look out for?

One of the most important undertaking for both landlords and property managers is to identify lease agreement violations. It is especially vital to know what constitutes serious lease violations as these can subsequently lead to evictions. Without sufficient knowledge of lease violations, it is possible for them to go undetected. In most instances, tenants do not thoroughly go through a lease agreement and...

Tips on how to clean your home during coronavirus

The world is barely coming to grips with the death toll from the deadly coronavirus. As such, you might be wondering what the best way is to disinfect your home and protect your family. There are several considerations when it comes to keeping your living spaces free of coronavirus germs. Here are some tips on how to clean your home during coronavirus. Understanding coronavirus To start with, it is...

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