Tag Archives: Baton Rouge Real Estate

How to Begin Investing in Baton Rouge Real Estate – Part 3

In Part 3 of how to get started in Baton Rouge Property Investing, I am going to provide you with some tips on how to greatly increase the odds of generating cash flow, asset appreciation or equity build up in … Continue reading

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Thinking of taking on some home improvement projects over the holidays?

If you are then you obviously don’t want to do things that will lower the value of your home. That’s pretty much the opposite of what you would want. But seriously you should check out this list of mistakes that … Continue reading

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My favorite apps I use in my Real Estate Business

Here’s a list of the apps that I could not do without in my real estate business. I prefer to use Android so I will only address those apps although most are probably available for iphones and Windows phones. CamScanner … Continue reading

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Pop Quiz Time! What is the first thing you should do when buying a home?

Stumped? I’ll give you a hint, it’s not looking at houses. I would accept “contact a Realtor” but that’s not exactly what I’m looking for. The correct answer is to contact a mortgage lender and get a “Pre-Approval” letter. Not … Continue reading

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So, you want to be a FSBO?

I am a Realtor and I will make money if I represent you in a real estate transaction. OK, now that the disclaimer is out of the way, let’s talk about “for sale by owner” and some of the problems … Continue reading

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Send in the Drones! Taking aerial pictures for Real Estate

There has been a large amount of news lately about using drones to take pictures for real estate sales purposes lately. This is not mainstream yet but it could be soon unless early indications by the FAA puts a screeching … Continue reading

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Who are the people involved in a real estate transaction?

Here’s a nice infographic that was designed by National Positions and Education Location giving a lot of good information on the people involved in a real estate transaction. It’s a pretty complete list except they left out the attorneys. In … Continue reading

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Why do Realtors get paid so much to sell my house?

I am asked this question pretty regularly. Or something like, Wow, you’re getting rich just off selling my house! Take a look at the infographic below. Theses are typical expenses and dollar values and it’s not the same for every … Continue reading

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Top 10 Reasons to hire a Real Estate Agent

Infographics seem to be all of the rage right now and rightly so, they present information in a graphical way that makes it easy to get small pieces of useful information quickly. So here are the top 10 reasons to … Continue reading

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Why you may want to consider using a professional real estate agent

I saw this on the Floyd Wickman blog and thought it made the case for using a real estate agent pretty well. If you’re thinking of selling your home in the Greater Baton Rouge area, give it a quick read … Continue reading

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