Here Are 5 Financial Disadvantages of Owning a Huge House

Huge House
Big, expensive houses are all the rage these days. Celebrities and wealthy businesspeople seem to be buying up ever-larger homes at an alarming rate. While there are some advantages to owning a large home, there are also several disadvantages that you should be aware of before making the decision to buy one. In this blog post, we will discuss five financial disadvantages of owning a huge house. Houses...
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Attorney State Versus Title State

Attorney States Versus Title States
After 20 years of renting, we’ve bought two houses in the last ten years. We’ve also sold one home. We’ve learned that selling a house can be complicated, so having a knowledgeable realtor is imperative. We’ve also learned that some states are attorney states, and some are title states, and the difference between those two types is vast. One is much easier and quicker to negotiate than the...
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5 Reasons Why Real Estate Is a Critical Wealth-Building Component

Why Real Estate Is a Critical Wealth-Building Component
There are a lot of ways to build wealth. Some people invest in stocks, others invest in businesses, and others invest in precious metals or other commodities. However, one of the most reliable and stable ways to grow your wealth is by investing in real estate. Here are six reasons why real estate is a critical component of your wealth-building strategy. 1. Investing in Real Estate Is One of the Best Ways To Create Long–Term Wealth While...
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How We Saved Money Preparing Our House for Sale

How We Saved Money Preparing Our House for Sale
My husband and I are planning to sell our house in the next few months, but we were concerned about how much we would need to spend to get our house show-ready. Luckily, we called our realtor first and learned we don’t have to spend that much money. Here’s how we saved money preparing our house for sale. About Our House We bought our house in 2014. While not quite a handyman special, it needed...
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How to Maintain Two Homes Efficiently

Many are tempted, but fewer have good ideas starting out how to maintain two homes efficiently. If you’ve ever been tempted to own a second home there are considerations to remember that can help you own and maintain two properties. Before You Buy If you are looking for a second home to purchase and need to buy on a budget, remember that government-backed mortgages such as FHA loans, USDA mortgages,...
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