The Most Common Causes of Foreclosure on a Property

Foreclosure happens when a homeowner can’t keep up with their mortgage payments. Essentially, the lender will repossess the property to make up for lost money. Needless to say, it’s every American homeowner’s worst nightmare, and for excellent reason. However, lenders are typically just as unhappy with this as homeowners. As such, they usually have recommendations … Continued

3 Things You Should Know About Inheriting Real Estate in Seattle

It may sound exciting to have inherited real estate. However, quite often, the reality of inheriting real estate from well-meaning loved ones or friends isn’t pleasant, rarely is the property pristine and free of debt. Therefore, it’s beneficial to consult an attorney and accountant experienced in real estate, whether you have inherited the property alone … Continued

How to Sell a House in Seattle When Dealing With a Messy Divorce

Selling your house is fraught with stress, from deciding how to sell and all the steps to prepare; when you add in the complications of a divorce, it only serves to amp up the volume. However, when making what may be one of the most significant financial transactions of your lifetime, it’s worth taking a … Continued

Most Common Reasons Why Homebuyers Change Their Minds

Do you feel like you’re ready to buy your first home? You’ve saved up for a down payment, you’ve got an offer on the table, and you’re about to sign on the dotted line. However, you lose your job or find out that the family member who’s going to help with closing costs can’t afford … Continued

How to Sell Your Seattle Land and Re-Invest for Higher Profits

While a great deal of thought is involved in buying an investment property, the exit strategy is a crucial phase of ownership that investors must plan, as the wrong moves at this time can be costly. For example, avoiding taxes by utilizing the rules of a 1031 exchange allows you to reinvest the profits from … Continued

3 Reasons to Sell Your Land in Seattle

Diversifying your investments among several market sectors in your real estate portfolio fortifies your security in retirement. For example, investing in raw land, which historically increases in value over time, offers a long-term hedge against inflation. Additionally, land can lend itself to creative ways for investors to earn cash flow. And an essential part of … Continued

Why You Should Rethink Selling Your House to a Seattle Investor

With a strong seller’s market, you may wonder why selling your home to a professional investor would make sense. Unfortunately, not all properties and not all situations allow for listing and selling a house on the Seattle real estate market. When a traditional listing isn’t the right fit, you may seek another more convenient option. … Continued

Most Common Problems Seattle Landlords Face

Renting a place can be an excellent passive income. You don’t have to work an 8-hour shift in order to make that money. On the other hand, being a landlord has its drawbacks as well. Unkind tenants who damage the inventory or don’t pay their rent on time are just some of the most common … Continued

3 Reasons Why Now is the Time to Sell Your Land in Seattle

There is no time like the present. While many sectors of the economy may be uncertain, the demand for real estate of all types has not diminished. Moreover, while you may have entered the property with an exit strategy planned out, life has a way of changing things, and savvy investors understand that plans may … Continued

What to do With Inherited Land in Washington

When you inherit any type of real estate, including land, after losing a friend or family member, it can be overwhelming, especially when you add the complications of probate or shared inheritance among multiple beneficiaries. If you’ve inherited land and have no need for the property, you’re likely considering cashing in on the inheritance. Once … Continued

How to Prepare for a Short Notice Move in Seattle

If you’re moving on short notice, you’ll want to prepare as much as you can for this move, so getting organized is the first step. In this article, we’ll talk about how to get ready for hiring a moving company, packing your belongings, and notifying your family. The moving process can be hard enough even … Continued

How to Talk to Your Kids About Moving Out of Washington

Moving with kids is never easy, but the stress can amplify when you move out of Washington. Juggling day-to-day life with children is already demanding, and while adults may understand that the move has to happen, it can be overwhelming when your children learn their world will change, and there may be some upset.  We’ve … Continued