I was there once, struggling to pay off my debt. It was like a bad dream: I was having collectors bombard me with phone calls and letters, I wasn’t able to get a new credit card or get a car loan, and I wasn’t able to move to a nicer neighborhood, all because my credit…
If you are reading this, you are probably trying to either fix your credit or get your credit higher than it already is. Great job! Doing some research is always a great step forward, especially when it comes to your finances. But, before I dive into the meat and potatoes of how your credit scores…
If you were to ask different professionals in the real estate world, it will end up being a heated debate, that’s why! There are so many pro buying and pro renters out there who will stick..
Lots of people who follow me on Instagram and know me personally always compliment on my ability to balance my business, my family, and myself. I am often asked, how do I do it? How do I manage everything and keep my sanity? Let me tell you something, it’s not easy! Being that I am…
Credit. I have a love-hate relationship with it. It can be the bane of our existence or the yellow brick road depending on where you are on…
Only in New York, or as far as I know, there are such things as cooperatives (co-ops). Here, co-ops and condominiums (condos) seem to cause so much confusion, uncertainty, and loyalty depending on the person you talk to.
We live in a world that is over saturated with distractions, materialistic happiness, and the mentality that busyness equals success. There are so many things that aren’t in our control that we tend to worry about, all the time. We tend to over think the future and dwell on the past that we can not change.
City life is stressful, really stressful. So stressful that it makes you cranky, anxious, miserable, and depressed. This seems to be true for almost the entire population of New Yorkers. The importance of taking care of yourself and having time for yourself is what keeps you away from insanity in this insane world.
Never bought a home before but thought that it may be time to dive into investing in one? Well before you do, let me give you some tips to help you make a more educated decision before stepping into the world of home ownership.
Here are the 7 things you should know before buying a home.
1) CAN YOU AFFORD A HOME?
So you’re done with renting or living with family or friends and you’re ready to move on up to obtaining your first big investment. You’re now ready to buy your first home!
Congrats on making, in my opinion, this wonderful and smart decision. Buying your own place is a great thing, hell, if you want to keep renting and just get an income producing property, that is a smart choice as well.
I feel everyone should own property and have the power to choose in living in it or renting it out. Property is an asset that usually increases in value, if you make the right choices on where you obtain it, and it can be liquidated when necessary or even borrowed from like your own personal bank.