5 Cheap and Easy Strategies when Preparing to Sell a Home

Posted by Stephen Soechting // May 14, 2018

Sell a Home

It is easy to spend a lot of money when preparing to sell a home. However, it is not always a necessity.  In fact, there are easy ways to prepare a house that cost little to no money. When preparing to sell a home, it is important to clear away any personal belongings, declutter, stage […]

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Tips for Home Sellers: Be Realistic and Ready to Make Tough Decisions

Posted by Stephen Soechting // May 7, 2018

Home Sellers

Detaching from a home is a difficult process for home sellers. While the home may not fit the needs of the owner anymore, it still holds many memories about the family.  This can make it difficult for home sellers to push down feelings about a home and think about it in the perspective of the […]

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How Home Sellers Can See a Home as a House Before You Sell

Posted by Stephen Soechting // April 30, 2018

Home Sellers

“Home is where the heart is.” That’s a great saying, right? Until home sellers go to sell your home and your heart has been in it for so long that it’s difficult for you to really see your house for what it is. When you move from homeowners to home sellers, there is a very […]

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Think You’re Ready to Flip a House? Here’s 5 Signs that You Are

Posted by Stephen Soechting // April 23, 2018

Flip a House

Do you think you are ready to flip a house? You’ve been watching the shows on TV for years. You are pretty handy and interested in the market. Why not give it a try, right? The truth is the flipping process is not for everyone. The process is both exciting and overwhelming, but if you […]

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It’s Tax Time – Did You Find All Your Home Tax Deductions?

Posted by Stephen Soechting // April 16, 2018

Tax Deductions

With the new tax code changing deductions for homeowners going into effect in 2018, this 2017 tax season is your last chance to take advantage of some deductions. You want to make sure you take full advantage of all tax deductions to reduce the amount of tax that you owe, hopefully providing you with a […]

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Steps for Measuring Your Home’s Square Footage

Posted by Stephen Soechting // April 9, 2018

Square Footage

One of the first things prospective buyers will look at is the “size” of your home. This can be a misleading number and does not always tell how the space was used or what condition it is in. Regardless, you need to know how to measure the square footage of a house whether you are […]

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6 Smart Strategies While Passively Investing in Real Estate

Posted by Stephen Soechting // April 2, 2018

Real Estate

Making passive income sounds like a great way to invest and avoid the problems that active investors have.  While there are some managers that do a great job taking care of their investors, that does not mean the investor can check out completely.  A real estate investor who does not pay attention to their investments […]

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How Home Buyers Should Handle the Process

Posted by Stephen Soechting // March 26, 2018

Home Buyers

You’ve thought about it over and over and have decided now is the time to jump into the real estate market as home buyers. The low mortgage rates might not be around much longer and the housing prices keep climbing.   If now is the right time for you to become home buyers, follow these […]

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New State, New Taxes  – Here’s What You Need to Know

Posted by Stephen Soechting // March 19, 2018


Was 2017 the year of your big move? Whether you moved one state away or all the way across the country, you will discover as you complete your 2017 taxes that your move makes an impact on your taxes. There are few people that are able to make a move and not experience a change. […]

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What Role Could Blockchain Play in the Real Estate Industry?

Posted by Stephen Soechting // March 12, 2018


You have most likely heard the term Bitcoin thrown around recently. You may not understand exactly what it is or how cryptocurrency works, but you may want to start to pay attention. There are mixed opinions about what the future success of cryptocurrency will be, but there are ways that Blockchain, the underlying technology, is […]

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