If you’re shopping for a house in 2017, don’t expect it to be easy. Wendy Connick (imwconn) Feb 21, 2017 at 11:45AM IMAGE SOURCE: GETTY IMAGES. If you’re planning to buy a house in 2017, be prepared for a rough ride.
by Sterling White | BiggerPockets.com How can you beat out the competition when buying property these days? As the real estate market surges again, many investors are finding themselves up against a lot of competition. That can often mean multiple offer situations and
By Clare Trapasso | Feb 22, 2017 Gajus/iStock The year kicked off with buyers across the country racing to lock in rising mortgage rates and close on homes—except in one surprising region. Sales of existing homes, which have previously been lived in,
By Craig Donofrio | Jan 25, 2017 Barry Blackman/iStock When you wrap the covers around you at night, do dreams of townhouses, condos, ski cabins, and beach houses dance in your head? Do you fantasize about becoming the Trump of your town, but don’t know
Paying property taxes is inevitable for homeowners. The amount each homeowner pays per year varies depending on local tax rates and a property’s assessed value (or a yearly estimate of a property’s market value). If you’re unsure of how and when you must pay real