Should You Buy a Fixer-Upper in Tampa?

For many people, the idea of a fixer-upper property at a discounted price can seem appealing, but is it right for you? We will let you know what to look for if you want to buy a fixer-upper house in Tampa! There are many types of people who might be interested in purchasing a fixer-upper property. You … Continued

Establishing Credibility Even When Your Buyer is Shady in Tampa

Buying a home is a big decision filled with a ton of emotions, concerns, and risks. It isn’t uncommon for buyers to not be entirely honest with their real estate agent, somehow fearing being honest will jeopardize the home purchase. Establishing credibility even when your buyer is shady in Tampa is important to maintain your … Continued

4 Tips for Investing in Single-Family Properties in Tampa

The debate never cools: is it better (financially) to invest in multi-family or single-family properties? That’s like asking whether a hammer is better than a screwdriver. The answer is, of course …it depends. It depends on the job at hand, the materials and fasteners available, and what you’re trying to accomplish. But if, after doing … Continued

How to Flip Your First House in Tampa

Do you want to learn how to flip your first house? There are many things about the process you might not see on HGTV. We have put together some of our favorite tips for flipping homes in Tampa and across Florida! For a first-time flipper, the process can become overwhelming. What might seem so easy, you will … Continued

3 Smart Financing Strategies for an Investment Property in Florida

Popular television shows make real estate investing seem easy with guaranteed profits. What these shows don’t show you are the behind-the-scenes tribulations that investors must go through in securing and rehabbing properties. If you are new to real estate investment property buying, use these three smart financing strategies for an investment property in Florida to … Continued

Why Probate Properties Could Be The Best Deals in Tampa

Probate is the legal process that happens when a person dies and the executor must collect all assets, itemize all remaining debts and then liquidate all property to pay debts and distribute assets. Unlike property in a trust, probate requires court approval and is a lengthy process with attorneys and judges. Despite that, here are … Continued

Pro’s and Con’s to Using a Buyers Agent in Tampa

When buying a Tampa house you have options! Some people choose a direct sale, others prefer to work with an agent. Just like properties are different, every situation is different too. Some people know exactly what they want, others need some time to compare multiple homes. Are you looking to purchase a home in Tampa? … Continued

Buying a House | Drawbacks and Benefits of an HOA in Florida

HOA’s often get a bad rap. In reality, they can help to provide a wonderful environment to call home. There are many benefits and amenities the come along with living in a community with an HOA, however, it’s not the right living situation for everyone.  In our latest post, we will discuss the drawbacks and benefits of an … Continued

3 Warning Signs To Buying A “Lemon” Home In Tampa

You’ve found what seems like the perfect home – either for investment purposes or to move into – and you really, really want it. This is one time, though, when your head should definitely rule your heart, when intellect should over-ride emotion. You need to take the time to make sure you aren’t buying a … Continued

5 Ways to Save Money When Buying a Home in Tampa

Buying a house can be a costly and time-consuming process. It will likely be one of the largest purchases and decisions of your life. There are some great ways to save money. However, you don’t want to cut corners on such an important event! In our latest post, we will tell you about ways to … Continued