Ditch Your Landlord


5 Reasons Buying a home makes sense

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gaiy-Ox2U0E This is a question, obviously, as a Realtor, I get often, should I be buying a home? Why should I buy a home? Does it make sense for me to buy a home? Here’s five reasons why it could make sense for you to buy a home. 1. Equity – Building equity. Home prices

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To Rehab or Not to Rehab – That is the Question

The simple answer, as most of my answers are, is no. You should not be looking at those. Distressed properties, rehab projects, things like that are going to be a problem for a first time home buyer more often than not. Here’s why: Any home is a money pit. I know as a Realtor it’s

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What’s the real deal with the zero down programs?

What’s the deal with these zero-down programs? Wasn’t that the source of the recession? Doesn’t that get people in trouble? Am I going to get in over my head? What’s the deal here? Are the zero-down programs dangerous for you or for the economy? They’re not, they’re not, they’re not. They aren’t dangerous for the

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What’s the Best Question to Ask to hire the best agent?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9-SRy_7lFDQ How do you figure out who to hire when you’re going to hire a real estate agent? What are the questions you need to ask? First of all, I talk a lot about this in my book, Shortchanged by Shortcuts?: 44 Surprising Ways People Rip Themselves Off When Buying or Selling a Home, and

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What do Realtors REALLY do?

You don’t really need a Realtor in the Seattle real estate market to help you find a home to buy. But there are three things a Realtor can do for you that you can’t do for yourself. Most people come to me because they think. “I need someone to help me find a home”, but

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What’s The Right Mindset you need to Hire a Realtor?

When you walk at the Nordstrom, you’re not the CEO of Nordstrom’s, and you’re calling over sales help, but you’re not hiring them, and you’re not related to it like you’re hiring them. You walk into a car dealership, you don’t feel like you’re hiring someone, because you’re frankly not. You’re just getting a salesman

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