Rent or Sell House

Posted by Shawn Simpson // April 1, 2020

Rent or sell house? Somehow you ended up with two homes. Is selling one always the best option, or would it be more lucrative to retain the property and rent it out instead? Rent or Sell House When renting your property, a tenant will live in your home and pay you rent, which will go […]

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Why You May Want to Sell Your House By Yourself

Posted by Shawn Simpson // March 11, 2020

Why you may want to sell your house by yourself, Google “Tips for selling my house” or “How to sell FSBO” pronounced by some as Fizbo, like the clown on Modern Family, portrayed Eric Stonestreet. You will read what you need to do to be a successful seller. Why would you sell a house in […]

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Buying Rental Properties in Poor Locations

Posted by Shawn Simpson // March 4, 2020

They say that the number one rule in real estate is Location, Location, Location. That said, what if you see value in buying rental properties in poor locations. Are there factors about poor locations that should consider before buying? Buying Rental Properties in Poor Locations Resale: ;Eventually, every property you own is subject to possible […]

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High Home Prices – Should I Sell My Investment Property?

Posted by Shawn Simpson // February 26, 2020

Sell Rental Property Avoid Capital Gains

High home prices – should I sell my investment property? Financial Samurai writes, “I believe the best holding period for real estate is forever. By not selling, real estate owners ride the unstoppable inflation wave and never have to pay any onerous commissions and long term capital gains tax. But forever is a long time.” High […]

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Purchasing Your First Rental Property

Posted by Shawn Simpson // February 19, 2020

Investopedia talks about real estate, “Real estate has produced many of the world’s wealthiest people, so there are plenty of reasons to think that property is a sound investment. However, experts agree, as with any investment, it’s better to be well-versed before purchasing your first rental property with hundreds of thousands of dollars.” Purchasing Your First Rental Property […]

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I Need to Sell My House Fast

Posted by Shawn Simpson // February 12, 2020

I need to sell my house fast. When I get right down to bedrock, there are burning reasons to sell my house quickly in Omaha. The flash of caustic wind that destroys a marriage, the lightning strike of death, and the toll of too much debt, leading to foreclosure, are the primary reasons. Suppose you […]

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Houses Going into Foreclosure

Posted by Shawn Simpson // February 5, 2020

Houses Going into Foreclosure

You can see from this map on Zillow that there are many houses going into foreclosure in Omaha; 382 to be exact. Are you one of them? Many of these homeowners want to sell fast before they lose everything to foreclosure. But, that is not the only reason you may want to sell their house […]

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Bank Foreclosure Process

Posted by Shawn Simpson // January 29, 2020

What is the bank foreclosure process?  If you answer “Yes” to the following questions, you may find out fairly soon. Are you having difficulty paying the mortgage? Do you have very little savings for emergencies? Do you use credit cards to get to the next payday? Are you only paying the minimum on your cards […]

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Which Investing Strategies Work Best for You

Posted by Shawn Simpson // January 22, 2020

Determining which investing strategies work best for you comes down to the type of person you are. Are you a risk-taker that wants to make fast cash? Or would you prefer to take things slow and reap more significant benefits in the long term? Short Term vs. Long Term Investment Strategies Short Term Real Estate […]

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Challenges of Selling an Inherited Property

Posted by Shawn Simpson // January 15, 2020

Over the next four decades, boomers will inherit upwards of $27 trillion. Selling a house you inherited could increase your savings account, and get you closer to your long-term goals of retirement or providing a college education. Your relationship with your siblings could take a twist if they have different ideas of what you should do with […]

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