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Landscape Design & Increased Property Value

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When it comes to selling your home there are many factors that contribute to its overall value & potential profitability. That being said one very important factor when it comes to selling your home is landscape design. In fact, your properties landscaping can help add to or lower the value of your home! Properties that are well landscaped have a significant price advantage over those that have no landscaping. In fact, the price increase is anywhere between 5% and 13% and when incorporating landscaping into your property you not only add overall value to your home, you add it immediately. And the value only continues to increase as the years go by! Blue Star Irrigation & Landscape, a landscape design & maintenance company based in Prescott, Arizona, notes that while…
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How To Gauge The Market From A Seller’s Perspective

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You are looking at potentially selling a property but want to make sure you have a correct read on the market. One of the most common questions from those looking to sell their property is, How do you gauge the market from a seller’s perspective? Keeping in mind a couple of key pointers and bits of knowledge can help you to correctly gauge the market from a seller's perspective making sure that you get the best price for your property and offering the best ROI. Before Listing Your Property For Sale... First and foremost this should go without saying, before listing your property you should always evaluate the market. This will give you an idea of the possible length of the sale and also help you to pinpoint competitive list…
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Commercial Property Investing-Is It Right For You?

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Commercial real estate encompasses retail, office, industrial, warehouses, and mixed-use apartment buildings. Investing in commercial real estate can create a number of advantages & potential benefits when it is understood and done right.  One of the most important things to do before making any real estate investment decisions is to really do your due diligence to make sure the type of property you look to invest in aligns with your investment strategy. Determining Your Investment Strategy Cash Flow- Knowing what you need/want in terms of cash flow is very important. Are you able to carry property with higher cash flow but more risks or do you prefer low cash flow with more of a safety net? Which of these options is better for you & will make you most comfortable…
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COVID-19 and its Impact on the Property Market

COVID-19 and its Impact on the Property Market

COVID-19
The impact of a global pandemic can never be limited to a small extent as markets from all around the world are feeling the brunt. With rising prices and the wide nature of unemployment, things seem to be heading in the wrong direction. The same can be felt when you look into the property markets as the situation is not what any of us expected it to be. But that does not mean we give up and pack our bags. The best form of defence comes when we understand the impact and move ahead to implement changes. So to get you prepped for the initial part, here’s how COVID-19 is impacting the property market. More Than a Typical Economic Downturn In terms of assessments, economists and experts were quick to…
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