How can you avoid adverse possession of your land?

As a farmer, you own a lot of lands, much of which you probably do not access on a daily, weekly or even monthly basis. You may also own parts of wooded land, which is more difficult for you to keep an eye on. It is property likes yours that squatters target. If you...

Picking a good time to list your home

Picking a good time to list your home in Indiana can make a considerable difference in your ability to sell. Strategizing the best time to sell may take some of the uncertainty out of selling and help you prepare for your move. Depending on your urgency to move, you...

How to have a smooth real estate closing

With closing day approaching, you are probably excited to be a new homeowner. Although closing day may seem like just an event in which you sign a lot of documents (which you will do), there are some other components about closing day that can delay, or even derail,...

What should I keep in mind when buying farmland?

Buying farmland to expand your farm or start up an operation is not an easy process. It is quite different than how you would buy other types of property and requires some attention to details you may not otherwise consider. Meredith Agrimedia explains you can find...

What are some tricks to increase my curb appeal?

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but curb appeal is a little more quantifiable. Most of the time, a buyer can glance at the front of a house and decide whether or not it feels like a potential home. It is a worthwhile investment in time to improve the curb appeal...

Real estate investment ideas

Anyone who invests in real estate can tell you, a lot of thought goes into picking the right investment. Things like location, potential and the cost of repairs will all contribute to whether or not a certain property makes sense. If you are getting started in real...

How should you buy a foreclosure?

Buying your home is the dream for a lot of people. If you are in the market for a new home, you may see homes with prices that seem too good to be true. Often, they are true and they may just be foreclosures. Foreclosures are homes owned by the bank because the...

What should you do while preparing to show your house?

As with any real estate process, selling your house can be frustrating due to the sheer amount of details involved. However, even the smallest of improvements can catch a potential buyer's attention. Pay attention to cleaning According to the New York Times, walking...

Restrictions for homeowners associations

Whether someone owns a condo or a house, there may be a homeowners association fee. HOAs help maintain the community and provide certain amenities, but they also place restrictions on homeowners.  There are certain HOA rules that are perfectly legal. However, there...