The Importance of a Good Home Inspector

Choosing a home inspector on price alone is quite a foolish decision. Just as silly is choosing the one with the most gimmicks thrown in. Who cares if you get a $10 home maintenance booklet or useless knowledge about your appliances. If the inspector spends more time looking at your appliances than your roof, their priorities are all mixed up. 

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What "Under Contract" Means

How many times have you heard that the house you're interested in is "under contract?"  What's that mean anyway? Can the house still be purchased by you if it's under contract? Is there any point in seeing a home that's already under contract? Here's a brief explanation that should help clear things up. 

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Investing in Kansas City Real Estate

If you are thinking about investing in Kansas City real estate, locating the right property can be a painstaking process. You’ll need to ensure the home you’re looking at will generate positive cash flow. To do that you’ll need to have your costs estimated pretty close to the actual figures. Then you’ll need to find the right rent rate and make sure that you keep the vacancy down. So, when you’re looking for that first income property, what’s the easiest way to narrow down the right property?
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