These are my preferred service providers who I have worked with on a variety of levels. Many of them have worked on my personal homes. And I have recommended them to various friends and clients over the years. I hope they are helpful to you. Architects and Design Sarah SnoufferThird Street Architecture202firstname.lastname@example.orgMD, DCFull service architectural… Continue reading Preferred Service Providers
Interior Design Trends for 2022 Color of the Year Pantone Color of the Year 2022, Veri PeriBenjamin Moore Color of the Year 2022, October MistSherwin Williams Color of the Year 2002, Evergreen Fog Biophilic Design Nature and a connection to nature is in. Bring more plants into your interior spaces and use natural materials. Natural… Continue reading Interior Design Trends 2022
What is the true cost of owning a home? Cost of Owning a Home | As a homeowner, it will be important to budget for your ownership costs. Here is a list of some of the most common expenses for you to keep in mind and start developing your budget. Most people who are considering… Continue reading Cost of Owning a Home: What is the True Cost of Owning a Home?
Short answer – We don’t know yet, but right now it looks like summer slow down. Let’s start with the stats – how did July look? Average prices in Maryland for July are up 13.6% to $446,802. Since June 2021, the supply/months of inventory increased to 1.1 (in July 2020, it was 2) and median… Continue reading How’s the Market? Is it softening? Is this a shift?
Before You Buy Your First Rental Property Image via Rawpixel Important Resources to Read Before You Before You Buy Your First Rental Property | Purchasing a rental property, be it a short-term or long-term rental, can end up being a good investment. It can produce a significant income and set the stage for other types… Continue reading Important Resources to Read Before You Buy Your First Rental Property
After taking the leap into landlordship, you’re eager to sign your very first tenants and start earning passive income. But before you rush to sign a lease, are you certain you’re ready for tenants? Managing a profitable rental property requires more than an iron-clad lease. It requires good math, careful preparation, and a solid understanding… Continue reading How to Prep Your Investment Property for Its First Renters
How You Can Prepare Your Personal Finances so You Can Invest in Real Estate Prepare Your Personal Finances | Welcome back to our series – Why you should invest in real estate, where Kris and I talk to you about how you can invest in real estate. This video is about how you can get… Continue reading How You Can Prepare Your Personal Finances
How did you build your real estate investment portfolio? Acquiring Real Estate Investment Properties | Welcome back to “Why Should You Invest in Real Estate?” where Kris and I talk about investing in real estate. This is the second video in our series. Today we are going to talk to Kris about how she got… Continue reading Strategies to Use to be Successful in Acquiring Real Estate Investment Properties
Radon and Termite Problems In Your Home Purchase Radon and Termite Problems | Welcome back to my series, Demystifying the Real Estate Offer. Today we are going to explode radon and termites at the house you are now under contract on. Let’s talk about what can go wrong and how you can avoid it. Let’s… Continue reading Radon and Termite Problems In Your Home Purchase
Welcome back to my series, Demystifying the Real Estate Offer. We decided to write an offer, the paperwork is done, the comps have been reviewed, you picked a great offer strategy, and now you are under contract. Now let’s blow up some of the things that can go wrong in a real estate transaction. And,… Continue reading What happens when the home inspection goes wrong?