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Worst Renovations for ROI

Worst Renovations for ROI

A house can be a home, and in most cases, a house is an investment. In turning your new house into a comfortable place to live, maybe you’ve considered doing some renovations and customization, but it’s important to take a few considerations before starting any DIY...

Invest in Real Estate with Other People’s Money

Invest in Real Estate with Other People’s Money

One of the best ways of earning a potential fortune is by using money from investors to build up your empire of commercial and/or residential real estate. You can accomplish this by partnering with other people in the same demographic as yourself, who have money to spend on large scale projects, such as condominium skyscrapers or upscale developments.

Tips For First-Time Real Estate Investors

Tips For First-Time Real Estate Investors

Investing in real estate can be an exciting and potentially lucrative endeavor. That said, investing money comes with associated risks. Therefore, knowledge of the industry might help those who make such investments yield a heftier return. The following brief blog...

Opportunities to Give Back in the New Year: Chicago

Opportunities to Give Back in the New Year: Chicago

Philanthropy is a growing industry with more and more people looking for ways to give back to their communities. Contrary to popular opinion, you don't have to be wealthy to be effective as a philanthropist. There are many ways that you can contribute to your local...

Upcoming 2019 Trends in Real Estate

Upcoming 2019 Trends in Real Estate

Times change. Mainly because of the advent of the internet, the real estate business is transforming rapidly. As we move into the future, investors and realtors will need to keep up with the rapid change in technology as well as the economic climate. Millennial...

How to Invest in Multiple Properties

How to Invest in Multiple Properties

As discussed in a previous blog, Secrets of Success: How to Invest in Real Estate, there are many good reasons to invest in real estate. The first of which being the long term financial gain it can provide. It also allows you to have properties in a number of...

Urban Development in Chicago

Urban Development in Chicago

Lately, Chicago has been viewed as a promised land of sorts for pro-development types. While it isn't free of zoning codes like Houston, Chicago is still seen as an easier place for building. For this reason, Ed Glaeser, a professor at Harvard University, uses Chicago...

Interior Design Tips for Small Spaces

Interior Design Tips for Small Spaces

Large spaces have no trouble accommodating a person's furniture, clothes, pets, and friends. Small spaces will hold a person's belongings and company - but it could appears cluttered and cramped. Many city apartments are designed to accommodate a large population, and...

The Importance of Having a Real Estate Mentor in Your Career

The Importance of Having a Real Estate Mentor in Your Career

Starting a career in real estate requires a lot of steps be taken before the career can even begin. Individuals may need to pass exams, procure an office space, and better learn about the neighborhoods that they will serve. Another way to get started on a successful...