How To Buy Directly From An Owner in Boston

You don’t need a real estate agent to sell or buy of house. Over the years, roughly 20% of house sales have been direct purchases between owner and buyer. If you buy directly, you will have to handle all the logistical matters and interact with the various professionals that an agent normally would. Let’s see … Continued

How To Buy and Sell Mortgage Notes in Massachusetts

Unsophisticated real estate investors might find the buying and selling of private mortgage notes a slightly intimidating. After all, you become the bank and must have the ability to execute a long-term strategy in some cases while keeping liquidity options available for short-term needs. Mortgage notes are a niche that often quickly move from long-term financial … Continued

How Much Will Listing Your House Really Cost in Boston?

If you plan on listing a Boston house, be aware of the incurred  costs before you list, during the listing process, once an offer has been made, and when you find yourself at the closing table. In our latest post, we will take a look at some of these listing costs so you can determine if a … Continued

How To Find Great Deals On Boston Properties

The great deals on Boston properties are out there. It just takes a little digging, some slightly unconventional thinking, and looking beyond traditional real estate listings. If you know where and how to look and how to find great deals on Boston properties, you really can find those great deals. MLS Search Any advice on how to … Continued

5 Steps to Buying Your First Investment Property in Boston

When done correctly, real estate investment is one of the most profitable ways in which you can invest your money. Buying your first property might seem intimidating, but if you follow the below advice, you should be able to find, purchase, and create an investment that provides additional income for you and your family. In our … Continued

Tax and Financial Strategies for Boston Real Estate Investors

Real estate investors often put a significant amount of money on the line with every deal. To be profitable it takes more than buying properties at a discount and selling for a profit. There are many tax and financial strategies for Boston real estate investors can use to their advantage. Smart planning helps investors see ways … Continued

How Mortgage Notes Work in Boston

When you made the decision to invest in real estate, you began gathering a ton of information on market conditions, financing for flips, and how to maximize your returns on different types of investment strategies. Those in your circles talk about finding distressed properties, finding value properties to rent, and even development. You may hear … Continued

How To Choose A Property Inspector and Appraiser in Boston

When buying a property, there are two aspects of the escrow process that are integral to closing the deal and negotiating any final pricing details. The property inspector is a professional set of eyes highlighting areas that need or will soon need attention. Lenders often hire the appraiser, however, if it is a cash or alternative … Continued

Is Hiring An Agent in Boston REALLY Worth It?

When most people think about selling their houses, the first thing they will do is look around for a local agent. Agents can be a wonderful asset when selling your house, however, it is not the only strategy you should consider. By doing a little research, you can successfully sell your house on your own, saving you … Continued