Closing Costs Tax Deductible?

Closing costs are the costs incurred on top of the negotiated contract price when purchasing a home or buying land from a seller.  If you have found yourself wondering whether any of these costs are tax deductible, click the link to learn some helpful tips....

Tips for Beginners Seeking to Invest in Real Estate

Looking to diversify your portfolio?  Adding real estate investments to your portfolio is a great way to protect your wealth from the volatility of the stock market.  If you are a beginner and do not know whether you want to own property, buy shares in a real estate investment trust (REIT) or join a real estate investment group, click the link to learn some tips about investing in real estate. ...

Google Earth Timelapse of Raleigh

If you have not checked it out yet, click the link to view the advancement and expansion of Raleigh since 1984.  After clicking the link, just type in Raleigh, NC in the search bar and watch as the satellite image takes you to Raleigh.  The growth is incredible to view in slow motion!...

House Lawyer: Is title insurance necessary for buyers?

The Washington Post http://ow.ly/Ax9Dt. I recently read an article in the Real Estate section about what buyers should know before closing. The article, however, did not deal with the question of title insurance for the buyer, as opposed to the lender. Does it make sense for the buyer to pay for owner’s title insurance even though the lender is requiring its own title...