Learn How to Be a Great Landlord

So, you want to become a landlord? Welcome to Club Landlord! Turning your home into an investment property surely has some benefits. To reap the benefits of owning a rental property, it's important to be a great landlord. Follow these five steps, and you'll be thriving as a landlord in no time. Have Excellent … [Read more...]

Looking for a Place to Play? Try One of Durham’s Best Parks for Kids!

Durham is filled with fun events, great food, outdoor recreation spaces, and 60 parks. That's a lot of outdoor fun for the kids. Summer is well underway and there are surely some times when you want to get the kids out of the house to play. What better place to bring them to than a great playground? The free space is a … [Read more...]

Millennials Don’t Want to Buy Houses: Fact or Fiction?

Buying a home is one of the biggest investments anyone makes. There are financial hurdles involved that make potential buyers jump through all kinds of hoops. There are myths and all kinds of preconceived notions about what buying a house actually entails. It’s important to touch on the fact that there certainly are … [Read more...]

Moving? Consider Renting Out Your Home

When you’re relocating, many people assume this means they need to sell their home. Of course, you want the money your home is worth so you can pour it into your new home. But is this truly your only option? In some cases, there’s another option. Consider renting out your home! Maybe you’ve had your house on the market … [Read more...]

Hey First Time Buyer, Don’t Be Surprised By These Unexpected Expenses!

You found the perfect property. You have your down-payment, your loan, and your closing date. But do you have any idea of the financial check points you missed along the way? It's easy to miss some of these expenses, especially when you're excited about the prospect of moving into your new home. While these aren't … [Read more...]

Rent to Own Homes: the Who, What, When, Where, and Why

Most people aren't familiar with the option to rent-to-own homes, instead more are familiar with rent-to-own appliances. Like leasing a car to own, you can rent a house to own. Let's break down rent-to-own agreements, and how they benefit both the seller and buyer. Rent to Own Homes: the Basics Rent-to-own homes are … [Read more...]

Selling Your Home? Help Your Home Show Better With These Quick Fixes

Help your home show better with quick fixes while you wait for the next showing... Even though you want to sell your home so you can move into your new home, it can be hard to show your home while you're still living there. Hearing others' opinions of your home is stressful, especially because you have memories, emotions, … [Read more...]

Learn How to Drive Your Realtor Crazy

So, you’d like to drive your realtor crazy? Fortunately, there are numerous ways to accomplish this, without even trying. While you may not realize that certain habits are frustrating to your favorite real estate professional, they can be detrimental to the potential of you selling your home. Don't Take Things … [Read more...]

Are you thinking of renting out your property?

Then you'll need a great property management company... It's important to understand what is involved in renting your home, especially if you haven't done it before. Don't let that deter you, or intimidate you!  A great property management company is an important part of the equation, and Real Estate Experts has the … [Read more...]

Looking for a place to play? Try one of Chapel Hill’s best parks for kids!

Chapel Hill is undeniably beautiful. This lovely small town is known all around for it's quality of life, and for it's family friendly atmosphere. Now that school is out and summer is well underway, surely there are some times when you need to get the kids out. What better place to play than a park? The free space is great … [Read more...]