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  • Fiverr hitting big internationally
    Fiverr hitting big internationally
    The popularity of Fiverr is not just an American phenomenon, and a recent article on the Al Arabiya News site today on September 5, 2014 confirms this. The article reports that scores of Arab professionals are now signing up to the “gig...
  • Fiverr changes mutual cancellation policy
    Fiverr changes mutual cancellation policy
    On June 5, 2014, Fiverr announced in their blog of a new change in policy regarding “mutual cancellations”. Fiverr is a freelance website where Buyers and Sellers can trade thousands of different services starting at only $5 per order...
  • The survey is an important aspect of the home buying process
    Understanding the survey in the home buying process in Texas
    Okay, you finally found your dream home. The sales contract is being negotiated and the seller offers to give you an existing survey. In an attempt to make things go smoothly, you think about accepting the seller’s offer to use their survey...
  • Disclosures must be provided by the seller.
    What are Disclosures in a real estate transaction?
    If you want to receive future articles, please click on SUBSCRIBE.When selling your home, YOU are obligated to disclose problems that could affect the property's value or desirability. In most states, it is illegal to fraudulently conceal...
  • Escrow periods are important to the sale of a home.
    What is an Escrow period and why is it required?
    An escrow is defined, under California Escrow Law: Section 17003 of the Financial Code, as a deposit of funds, a deed or other instrument by one party for the delivery to another party upon completion of a particular condition or event. Simply...
  • How to Findi the Right Agent to Sell Your Home
    How to find the best agent to sell your home
    If you want to receive more articles about real estate, please click on SUBSCRIBE.Real estate agents have fiduciary duties to their clients; that means to do the best for them. If you are a seller, a good agent will price your home correctly,...
  • Rachelle Fleming
    Featured Realtor: Rachelle Fleming
    Rachelle Fleming is a rising star Realtor at Keller Williams Roseville. Leader of “the Fleming Team”, her quick success has not gone unnoticed in her market. I was recently able to sit down and ask Rachelle a few questions to gain some...
  • California Real Estate
    California Real Estate in 2013
    It wasn’t long ago that the United States was in one of the worst housing crisis’ in it’s history. 2008 was a bad year. But, here we are just a few years later and things have changed significantly. We are no longer in a dark...
  • Nova / DC Real Estate Market
    Buyer or Seller's Market in NOVA / DC?
    Being a Realtor you are constantly asked the question, is it a buyer or a seller's market? Or alternatively, you have people that pretty much tell you, DC is a hot market now, it's a seller's market again, or I hear the market is...
  • Home for Sale
    Homeownership finally within reach for city employees
    In most cities, being a first responder such as a firefighter or police officer means enjoying certain perks and discounts. Until recently, when it came to homeownership in New Orleans, the opposite was true. But, a new development has taken place...
  • Las Vegas home
    Why Aren’t There More Homes for Sale in Las Vegas?
    Like many markets across the country, Las Vegas is experiencing an extreme shortage in inventory of homes for sale. It feels especially urgent in the Vegas Valley due to built-up buyer demand, and qualified buyers simply aren’t finding...
  • Las Vegas Home
    Home Buyer Frustration Grows in Las Vegas
    Frustration is mounting as home buyers search for month after month, putting in offer after offer, only to have nothing to show for it. Right now, the Las Vegas valley is down to a 10 day supply of homes (a 6 month supply is considered a normal...
  • Sold?
    Sellers, wherefore art thou?
    It’s seller time. As in, it’s time for sellers to start showing their faces more consistently in today’s market.This shouldn’t come as a surprise to you, but the problem is only seeming to deepen. According to Bloomberg,...
  • Amazon Introduces New Tablet At News Conference In New York 9/28/2011
    Amazon.com ripping off its independent sellers
    While most companies who allow independent sellers to feature and sell their merchandise on their site practice fair trading policies, it seems that Amazon.com has gone to the extreme. Amazon contends that they have placed various mechanism within...
  • Las Vegas Buying Opportunity
    An Opportunity Not to be Missed
    Warren Buffet, one of the most successful men financially of all time, says when people are scared to invest, that’s when he sees OPPORTUNITY spelled out in shining lights and starts buying. At this very moment when it comes to real estate,...