By: Alicia Sabourin

Could a Condo Be Right For You?

Tags: Condo, Tips, Assessment, Fees, Regulations

Purchasing a Condominium comes with it’s own unique set of pro's, con’s and queries! What IS a condo? By definition, it is a single unit within a multiple unit property! It could be a high-rise building, or a townhouse complex, among other types! The areas which are shared and used by everyone, termed “common areas”, such as a gym, park, pool, or playground are not pri...Read More

By: Affinity Real Estate

Real Estate Terminology

Tags: Terminology, Jargon, Information, Explanation

The A to Z of Real Estate Jargon   Buying and selling real estate should be done with confidence. It’s most likely going to be one of the biggest transactions in your life, and understanding all aspects of the deal is crucial to feeling comfortable and well informed. Your property is your biggest investment, and you don’t want jargon interfering with your success. Real estate de...Read More

By: Affinity Real Estate

Real Estate Investing

Tags: Investing, Buying, Selling, Flipping, Rental

Real Estate Investing has become popular of late, and the Real Estate Market has many opportunities for large gains. There are multiple ways to invest in Real Estate, and they all have varying benefits and slight risks. Two methods are very self-guided, straight forward,  and accessible to most people with adequate downpayment funds.    Basic Rental Properties   You purchas...Read More

By: Affinity Real Estate

Tips for Choosing a Realtor

Tags: Realtor, Sellers, Buyers, Choosing a Realtor

Choosing a realtor usually happens by discovering an affinity for one another. You feel comfortable with the realtor, and a sense of trust develops quickly. You might be on the same page when it comes to investing, or have similarities in personality. These type of connections do help you decide on which realtor to work with, but what if there were credentials you could consider as well?  &n...Read More

By: Affinity Real Estate

Five Simple Ways to Prepare for a Showing

Tags: Staging, Showing, Preparation, Sellers

Five Simple Ways to Prepare for a Showing    Think of the process of preparing your home for showings as an investment, or more whimsically, as the first date between your home and it’s future inhabitants.   You know what your home is worth, and you know what it’s best features are. Highlight and show off your homes’ unique characteristics and selling point...Read More