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Is Your Investment Natural Disaster Proof

June 25, 2014 by Leave a comment

You’ve done everything possible to ensure your property investment is a wise one. You’ve ensured the home is located outside of a flood zone that isn’t prone to hurricanes or earthquakes. You’ve purchased insurance on the property to handle occurrences like fires and busted pipes. If asked, you would answer with one hundred percent certainty that your purchase... View Article

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The Pros and Cons of Modular Homes

June 16, 2014 by 2 Comments

Modular homes once had a bad reputation for low quality construction and seen as nothing more than glorified double-wides by some. Despite this, they have come a long way and can be quite elegant and an excellent option for many homeowners. Knowing the benefits and drawbacks of a modular home will help you decide if... View Article

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Is Land a Good Investment? 7 Things You Should Know Before Buying Land

May 26, 2014 by Leave a comment

You’ve heard it before: “land is the best investment.” But is it? Traditional wisdom says real estate usually appreciates in value over time. But investing in undeveloped land isn’t quite as simple as investing in a duplex. And with the economy issues of the last decade, consumers have been granted a firsthand look at the volatility... View Article

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Philly Loves Land Banks

January 10, 2014 by Leave a comment

Philly Loves Land Banks by Steve Viuker The city of Brotherly Love hopes some love on its distressed properties will be money in the bank. The New York Times reports the city is creating a land bank. An estimated 40,000 vacant, derelict or underused buildings and lots — both publicly and privately owned — are... View Article

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