Struggling to Sell? Become an Accidental Landlord

Become an Accidental Landlord
Are you looking to move but can’t find a buyer for your property? Plenty of homeowners are finding themselves in the same position and joining the growing ranks of accidental landlords. Situations often don’t work out exactly as we would like and the housing market isn’t an exception. Uncertainty over Brexit and other circumstances beyond your control can result in your property being sat on the market for longer than you would like, leaving you treading water before you move on to your new life in your new home. You’re not the only homeowner in this situation.

A possible solution is to let your current property, enabling you to make the move to your new home and use the rental income to cover the mortgage payments on your existing property.

So what do you need to know if you’re considering becoming an accidental landlord?

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Best Sites and Apps to Find, Rent, Buy Apartments 2019 | Best apartment search sites

top 10 websites apps for finding apartments
Finding that perfect spot, where you come back and unwind after a hard day at work can be a difficult job, especially if you’re not the type of person that can be easily pleased, by any random location.

You have to look through various listings, see if they fit your budget and eventually go check out the place by yourself, just to be sure that everything is ok.

All these things take a lot of time and nerves and we strongly believe that you want to avoid being put in such a situation. In this case, we’re pretty sure that you’re wondering if there is not an easier solution, like doing it online. Well, you said the magic word: “online”.

After doing a bit of research, we’ve come across a few of the best sites and apps (yes, there are dedicated apps for this!) which you can use to find your dream apartment sooner than expected.
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Prepare Your Home for a Spring Sale

Tips on how to prepare home for a Spring sale
It’s time to sell your home. You’ve done the research and you’ve determined that selling your home is the best idea for your finances and for your life. You’ve talked to your realtor and you know what you have to get done.

It doesn’t matter the reason — maybe you’re downsizing into a one-bedroom Minneapolis apartment or you’ve found an awesome rent to own deal nearby in a favorite neighborhood — you still must have your house ready for the spring selling season.

A recent report from the Huffington Post found that homes listed in spring sell an average of 18 days faster, and often even for higher prices. So, you need to take advantage of this opportunity and get your place on the market. And here are few ways you can do that.
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Tips for Selling a Beach House

how to sell a beach house

There’s nothing like a beach home; the escape from life, solitude and the relaxation is not comparable. But, this means extra upkeep and extra mortgage, it is no wonder that many people are considering shedding a no-longer-needed beach house. Besides, all good things comes to an end one way or the other, right? However, selling your beach house may be the hardest thing you will ever do; it’s not like selling your typical house. If you are not careful, you may end up regretting your selling decision. So, below are few simple but critical tips for selling a beach house.

Know the best time to sell

Undoubtedly, you can sell your home any time of the year — especially if the price is right — however, when it comes to a beach house, there is a window of time during the year when buyers are considering investing in a second-home getaway. Best time to sell depends on the market, but generally, people are looking for a perfect beach house between late winter and early spring.
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