Can I take out a home loan for land?

“I have been searching online to see if I can take out a home loan just for land? By home loan I mean a loan for a home and not a personal property loan like on a trailer court. Am I qualified for a home loan? I want to keep the loan as cheap as [...]

How to Improve Nations Energy Efficiency by NAR

Improve Your Homes Energy Efficiency

According to the National Association of Realtors, a great way to improve the energy efficiency of the nation’s homes and building is to utilize a incentive program. Plus they also suggest better education regarding energy efficiency, for home owners.

Read the Article from Realtor.com Here: Improve Energy Efficiency

Here are a few [...]

2009 First-Time Home Buyer Tax Credit

Bringing the Dream of Homeownership Within Reach

As part of its plan to stimulate the U.S. housing market and address the economic challenges facing our nation, Congress has passed legislation that grants a tax credit of up to $8,000 to first-time home buyers.

Realtor.com has provided more information about how the 2009 First-Time Home Buyer Tax Credit [...]

Cincinnati Real Estate Blog

Alison Warm Moss is a real estate agent with Comey and Shepherd Realty in Cincinnati, Ohio.  Alison has a fantastic blog, which touches on numerous topics. She began her real estate career with Bull Realty in Atlanta, Georgia in 2001. As an agent she worked in property management, office sales, multi-family, investment property, and residential [...]

Our Hubspot Ranking & Why you Should use it!

HubSpot’s Website Grader
Report for Real Estate Taxi.com

as of June 22, 2009 at 2:01 PM

Website Grader is a free seo tool that measures the marketing effectiveness of a website. It provides a score that incorporates things like website traffic, SEO, social popularity and other technical factors. It also provides some basic advice on how the website [...]

How To Find a Great Neighborhood

How To Find a Great Neighborhood

When it comes to choosing a great neighborhood, you’ll need to factor in a great deal of information. A great neighborhood is just as important as the type of home you pick. The neighborhood you select is going to have a big impact on the life you lead. When [...]

Can I Sell a Home with a Unique Paint Job?

“Hi. I have a home that was new construction. It was originally painted white. I absolutely hate white and tan walls. All of the rooms have color, and when I say color I mean eggplant purple, red, hunter green…I am a ‘vivid’ person so I wanted my home to reflect who I am, not following [...]

How do I switch my Primary Residency?

“My husband and I sold our primary home this year, but still own another house in a different state. We are now renting in the city of our primary home, but would like our second home to be considered our primary for capital gains reasons. I spend at least 50 % of my time at [...]

Home Improvements to Sell Quicker

“I am planning on listing my home later this month, are there any tips to make my home seem more appealing? I was thinking about getting some flower baskets by the front door. Sara”

Home Improvements to Sell Quicker

There are endless amounts of home improvements that could assist in speeding up the selling [...]

Real Estate Courses for Buyers?

Real Estate Courses for First Time Buyers?

“I’m planning on buying my first home in the next few months. I’ve heard that some realties have their own courses for first time buyers. Is it better to attend the courses or just trust your real estate agent? Also what companies are good for first time buyers?

Locating an real estate agent for a Investors?

Selecting A Good Agent for an Investor

“I am a real estate investor and am looking for an experienced real estate agent as well as a real estate broker who specializes with investors. Can you please tell me how to find one, I have googled, ect and haven’t come up with much.
Thank you.

-Tim”

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Do I have to pay the Realtor?

“I’m checking out rental properties online, hopefully I’ll find something worth putting a deposit down on. I’m had a friend in the Annadale look at a few locations & take pictures… If I contact the Realtor to get more info, or have her show my friend a few properties, and end up signing a [...]

Home Inspector: You Have Questions They Better Have Answers

Home Inspector

We always advise to screen anyone that you decide to business with. Never settle for the first person even if you know that he is the guy that you want to work with. Give your self the luxury of OPTIONS. So here are a few things that you [...]

7 Home Defects YOU Could Watch For

Home Defects

We know that no home is flawless, but certain physical problems can be expensive. That is why we get the house inspected by a professional. It’s also good to know what to look out for prior so you know whether or not to take that next step with [...]

Why You Should Own Your Own Home

Home Ownership

You may be wondering if you should rent or buy your next home. In this brief article we are going to discuss the benefits of owning your own home. A huge benefit to begin the discussion is Equity.

 

Paying [...]

Five Frequent First Time Buyer Mistakes

First Time Buyers

1. Afraid to ask questions(from their lender, real estate agent, lawyer etc.).

Questions are a great tool and as a first time buyer, they might be your only one (besides realestatetaxi.com of course). You should be asking as many questions as possible and never be afraid to do so. Remember the adage, “He [...]

Top 10 ways to sell a Home in a Slow Market

 

Sell Your Home

It isn’t a secret that the value of homes has been on the decline across America. Selling at a good price is currently tricky but if you and your agent are aggressive and able to communicate the best qualities of your home to potential buyers, you might just see top dollar.

Keep your [...]

First Time Buying

Home Ownership

To some, the idea of buying a house, condominium, cooperative, or the like is based on the conventional wisdom that everyone should own a home. Being a real estate agent in New York, I usually hear from my first time buyers, “What’s the benefit of buying rather then renting?” As a real estate [...]

8 Obvious & Not-So- Obvious Ways to Improve Credit

Improve Credit

Excerpt from Realestatetaxi.com’s upcoming ebook. Check the products section in the upcoming weeks or subscribe to our mailing list for further information.

The game of credit! Very exciting! Just like every other games, there are rules to follow. The following are 8 ways to [...]

8 Means to Getting Your Funds in Order

Excerpt from Realestatetaxi.com’s upcoming ebook. Check the products section in the upcoming weeks or subscribe to our mailing list for further information.

. You need to figure out where you spend your money and the best way to do that is with the aid [...]