Impact of School Locations on Home Prices

Photo Courtesy/ myhome.ie Conventional knowhow lists several factors property buyers in Kenya rely on when determining where to buy a home. We agree, buying a home is a great decision but not an easy one.  A home is an investment and buyers consider a number of factors before zeroing in on a place they want to

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10 Land Buying Questions to Help You Vet a Parcel

Searching for land to build a new home is exciting. However, buyers should be aware that purchasing raw land will require extensive due diligence. Do you know the right land buying questions to ask? You should know that most sellers won’t have all the answers, so the onus is on you, the buyer, to investigate

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7 Things Your House Painter Wishes You Knew

  With the exception of hardened DIY-types (you know who you are!), just about all homeowners will hire painters at some point—whether to prepare their home for moving in, or for a sale, or perhaps to kick off a remodel with a new colour scheme.

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5 Renovation Mistakes to Avoid

There’s no one way to approach a successful home renovation. No matter what methods you use to tackle your project, you’re bound to run into some snags along the way. However, learning from others’ past mistakes and learning what NOT to do can greatly help you make the most of your time and money. Check

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6 REASONS YOUR HOME WON’T SELL

Are you ready to sell your home and want it to have a great first impression on the market? Or maybe your home has been listed for a few weeks or months, and you can’t figure out why it won’t sell, and you know your agent is working hard to market it. We’ve listed below

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Notice to Quit – Why is it important?

The Notice to Quit is a type of eviction notice form used by landlords, property managers, and property management companies to notify tenants that they must either comply with an order, or quit and give up possession of the rental property within a certain period of time. Notice to Quit forms are commonly used to

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How to Keep Rentals in Move-in Ready Condition

Peak leasing season or not a new tenant may be in a hurry to move-in in your rental. It is therefore, important for the rental to be in move-in ready condition so that you don’t have to give any lame excuses and ask the tenant to hold for a little longer.

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Professional Property Management vs. Self-Management

Seven considerations for the Rent Estate Investor.  Congratulations! You have decided to turn your home into Rent estate or you have purchased an investment property and are now deciding whether or not you want to hire a professional property manager. Many real estate agencies offer property management services for a percentage of the monthly rent, plus

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