Friday, May 29, 2020

Real Estate

Bail Me Out!

Many borrowers need mortgage financing to help them improve their financial situation and net worth. Whether you’re an investor or own a primary residence, you may not fit into the typical underwriting sweet spot. What’s the sweet spot? The cohesive jelling of the big four—work history, income, credit score and liquidity. If


Maximize Settlements With United Claims Specialists

United Claims Specialists is a leading nationwide company specializing in managing insurance claims for both residential and commercial clients. Their team of specialists possess the experience and negotiating skills necessary to obtain the best settlement possible to compensate for damages to your home or business. The


How to Protect Your Most Valuable Asset

(BPT) If you’re like many Americans, your home may be your most valuable asset. That’s why it’s so important to protect it with homeowners insurance. Plus, it’s probably a requirement of your mortgage. Setting up your coverage the right way starts with understanding the major parts of a homeowners policy.


The Perfect Mortgage

Part of the many enjoyable aspects of doing what I do is that I get to meet so many pleasant people, and hear their fascinating stories. While most are looking for the same thing - “the best rates,” “the best options,” “the lowest cost,” – no two situations are truly identical. Interestingly, this week, I spoke with


CapitIL Real Estate Agency Hosts Buying-In-Israel Seminar

(Courtesy of CapitIL) On Thursday December 12, CapitIL Real Estate Agency, in conjunction with IsraTransfer, Olman Law, First Israel Mortgages and Israel Property Network, will be hosting a panel discussion for people who are thinking of buying property in Israel. The program will include a detailed explanation of the buying process as well


Sy Syms School of Business Offers New Master’s Degree in Real Estate

(Courtesy of Yeshiva University) Yeshiva University’s Sy Syms School of Business has added a new Master of Science in real estate to its graduate programs in accounting, taxation and business administration.

The 36-credit program will prepare students for the fast-paced world of real estate


Inspiration and Tips From the 2019 ‘Whole Home Concept House’

Tips and technology for a healthier, more livable home.

(BPT) Today’s home builders, designers and innovators are working to create interiors and living experiences that take into account consumer trends toward seeking a more healthful environment, inside and out. This year’s


Turn Your Home Into the Ultimate Staycation ‘Destination’

(StatePoint) While vacations sound like the best chance to unwind, planning a trip out of town -- and getting there – can sometimes be more hassle than it’s worth.

Here’s how to turn your home into a staycation “destination” that can be enjoyed any time you feel like it:

• Upgrade Bedding: Give your bedroom a five-star hotel-grade


How to Prevent Unnecessary Costs This Winter

(StatePoint) A drop in temperature and an increase in precipitation like rain, sleet or snow can make winter costly at home.

Between turning up your heat and spending money on ice melt, the last cost any homeowner wants to account for is burst pipes and the damage they can cause. It doesn’t


Six Ways to Turn Your Home Into a Natural Oasis

(BPT) As the year comes to an end, many people make resolutions to start the New Year strong. This might mean ramping up your workout routine, increasing your self-care regimen or finding time to de-stress.

The EPA reports we spend 90 percent of our time


Faster, Cheaper, and Easier

I found myself standing at the counter of a rent-a-car company, that I will not name. It was a last-minute trip, and all of the other details of my travels had been arranged, with the exception of transportation. With my early morning flight, I knew that I had plenty of time to make the necessary arrangements once I landed.


How AI Is Transforming Life at Home by Thinking of You

(BPT) We all love the idea of having a washer, refrigerator or smart appliance that gives us important messages and guides our next steps.

But not all smart technology is alike. The last thing you want from your investment is a gimmicky gadget that does nothing more than turn your mobile device