Bathroom renovations can be an exciting prospect for any homeowner. But that doesn’t mean they’re always easy. Or cheap. Whether you’re about to start your first bathroom renovation or you have undertaken remodels in the past, establishing a realistic budget estimate is the foundation of a successful project. Here’s how to make that happen.
Low interest rates can be a good opportunity for some people to refinance their mortgage. Depending on your situation, refinancing can help you reduce your monthly payments, lower your interest rate, or give you access to home equity. Here, we’ll walk you through some of the considerations that will help you decide if refinancing is right for you.
Richard Anthony-Panier started his career on Wall Street in New York City after attending Florida A&M University. Faced with high rent and the cost of living in the Big Apple, he decided to start paving the way for himself to financial freedom through real estate. He always knew he wanted to own rental properties to reap the benefits of having passive income to live a life he had always dreamt of.
For any home renovation project, one of the biggest considerations is cost. Many factors contribute to a project’s overall budget, from design to materials to labor. Hidden pitfalls and unexpected issues that arise mid-renovation can also be costly. Getting accurate pricing information is critical to setting a realistic budget and achieving your home renovation goals.
Buying a home is a huge financial investment. In fact, on average, a home accounts for 62% of the average American’s assets. Knowing how much house you can reasonably afford can help you focus your search. Why waste time touring homes that are outside of your budget? Plus, understanding how a mortgage and equity work — and how they can work for you — will help you make smart choices when purchasing a home.
As a realtor, you are already a trusted advisor to homebuyers & sellers, but it can be hard to maintain mindshare with homeowners in between transactions. That’s why we created an agent specific dashboard that makes it easy for you to use Realm’s data to build deeper relationships with your past, current, and future clients.
Alicia and James were looking for a place to put down roots. After losing out on four offers, they toured a California ranch home that seemed “terrible and ugly.” But it had potential. Working with Realm has helped them tap into that potential and create plans for a spacious addition.
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