The Veterans’ Administration removed the price cap on VA mortgages on January 1st. That means if you’re a vet, you may qualify for a zero-down mortgage, with no limit on the price of the home. Due to the ballooning costs of single-family homes and condos around the U.S., veterans no longer have a price cap[…]
Is buying a fixer-upper right for you? How can you determine if a home is an opportunity or a nightmare? Here are the crucial questions to ask yourself: 1. Are the home’s issues cosmetic or structural? If they’re structural, you may want to pass because of the cost and difficulty of fixing. 2. How much are[…]
Orlando’s housing market in August saw an increase of 9% in year-over-year median price to $250,000. Inventory has gone down 2% over that same period of time.
Slum lords leave money on the table. A well-cared for property is smart business for you as an investor: (1) Prime condition properties rent and sell for more, and they rent faster (reducing the dreaded turnover cost). (2) Tenants stay longer in well-cared for homes. The main concern every tenant has is: will you fix[…]