Buying an Income Property? Why Now’s a Good Time to Look at New Construction

Buying an Income Property? Why Now’s a Good Time to Look at New Construction

The great thing about investing in real estate is that it can lead to a steady stream of passive income. And while there are different ways to achieve that goal (for example, loading up on real estate investment trusts, or REITs), one tried-and-true strategy has long been to purchase income properties. Income properties offer real

Here’s Why Buying New Construction May Get More Affordable This Year

Here’s Why Buying New Construction May Get More Affordable This Year

Image source: Getty Images Buyers may have more options for purchasing newly built homes. Key points You’ll typically spend more money on a newly built home than an existing one. While new construction costs soared last year, this year, buyers may get a reprieve. If you’re looking to buy a home, you may be considering

Guide To Buying A New Construction Home In 2022

Guide To Buying A New Construction Home In 2022

Buying a new construction home in 2022 New construction homes have updated floor plans and appliances, require less maintenance, and they’re often more energy-efficient. Not to mention, new construction might sound appealing in the current market, where existing homes for sale are in short supply. However, the process of buying a newly built home is

Investors Are Buying Into Furniture Re-Commerce. Are Clients?

Investors Are Buying Into Furniture Re-Commerce. Are Clients?

The finance world seems very bullish these days about online marketplaces that deal in gently used furniture and other home-decor wares. Just last September, industry pioneer Chairish scored $33 million in Series B funding from a handful of sources, and Moderne Ventures recently bestowed $5 million on pre-owned-furniture vendor Kaiyo to underwrite an expansion of

out of state homebuyers impact buying a house

out of state homebuyers impact buying a house

East Tennessee’s booming real estate market is attracting out-of-town homebuyers. That added competition for homes, combined with low inventory and an increase in home prices, is making it more difficult and expensive to buy a house in the Knoxville area.  According to the Freddie Mac Housing Price Index, Knoxville’s May home prices increased by 21.4% since May

New Construction May Be the Key to Buying a House Today

New Construction May Be the Key to Buying a House Today

First-time homebuyers on a house hunt today quickly learn that they’ve got plenty of competition. Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, people are moving more than ever, sending home prices soaring and sparking bidding wars galore.  But some buyers have found a smart solution to sidestep this madness: by buying a home that hasn’t even been

Buying a new construction home? 4 things to keep in mind

Buying a new construction home? 4 things to keep in mind

Knowing what’s included in the base price prevents expensive surprises. (iStock) Buying a newly constructed house can be highly appealing. It’s clean in a way a previously owned home will never be, and as the original owner, you’re able to customize certain features. At the same time, you may avoid costly home improvement maintenance associated