Category: Real Estate

Serving by Publication in Pierce-Tacoma Washington County (12/8/2012)

Service by publication is the most expensive option when it comes to serving legal documents. The best and most common type of service is always personalized service; If personal service is not feasible, substitute service is the next best alternative. The service by the required first class mail signature...

Residential Construction Site Cleaning Checklist

The construction industry is big and messy. Even the smallest construction site can end up with a large, overwhelming mess that needs to be cleaned up. To efficiently and effectively clean a construction site, follow this simple checklist to make sure nothing is left behind. This checklist is a...

Outdoor storage sheds for apartments

People who live in small apartments and condos are always looking for ingenious new ways to optimize the amount of space they have. A question that often comes up when pondering an apartment storage problem is: Are outdoor / indoor storage sheds the answer? Most of the time, depending...

Build Affordability In Your Spending Decision Process: Part 2 of 2

The first part looked at the affordability to buy items other than a house. The second part will examine the affordability of buying a private home. In addition, we will discuss these two issues: Who decides affordability? What should happen to people who live in households that cannot pay?...

How to Market Your Commercial Real Estate Loan Business

Too often I see that small business owners miss the mark with their marketing. Sure, it’s easy to do when you specialize in a specific industry niche and spend your time wrapped up in industry jargon. However, it’s best to put yourself in your potential customer’s shoes and think...

What happens to my glass block? Trader Tricks

Glass block is a beautiful architectural detail, often found in bathrooms such as windows or shower walls. It is a very durable and low maintenance product that diffuses light and adds value to any home. One of the best uses is as a window in a shower or over...

How to run comps on a wholesale offer

In real estate investing, your earnings are determined based on how you buy the property. Not so much for how much you sell it. Running comparable is a key component to your success. You need to know how much the repaired property is worth, as well as what properties...