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We buy Omaha Houses for Cash

Posted by Shawn Simpson // May 16, 2018

We buy Omaha Houses for Cash

If you want to sell your house fast, invite us to do a walk-through. We buy houses in “as is” condition. Moreover, we buy Omaha houses for cash, meaning we don’t have to go to a lender seeking financing. We buy Omaha Houses for Cash How does our process work? We know your neighborhood and […]


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Two Words: Average and Median

Posted by Shawn Simpson // May 9, 2018

Two Words: Average and Median

In almost every news report about real estate we come across two words: average and median pop up, as in this report from Investopedia. “It’s no secret that rising home prices and fierce competition for low inventory are throwing a wrench into homebuyers’ plans. But for millennials, there are five cities in which it’s especially challenging […]


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So What Can You Do to Be the Best Competitor?

Posted by Shawn Simpson // May 2, 2018

So What Can You Do to Be the Best Competitor?

According to Mark Huffman, a consumer news reporter for Consumer Affairs since 2004, “This spring’s housing market is one of the toughest in memory, with rising prices coinciding with a declining number of homes for sale. So what can you do to be the best competitor? “For millennials, who tend to be purchasing their first […]


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Downsizing in Omaha

Posted by Shawn Simpson // April 25, 2018

Downsizing in Omaha

When you think on the word downsizing in Omaha, you might think of the movie filmed in Omaha. Omaha Magazine described the movie this way: “Alexander Payne’s new tragicomedy Downsizing imagines the fate of an overpopulated world hanging in the balance due to depleted natural resources. When scientists find a way to miniaturize humans, adventurous souls choose going […]


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Saving Money by Accelerating Mortgage Payoff

Posted by Shawn Simpson // April 18, 2018

Saving Money by Accelerating Mortgage Payoff

Have you seen the Interest rates rising lately? Experts suspect more of the same in the next few years. The FED has been trying to get overall inflation up to 2%. It seems to us that in some areas inflation is already higher than that. Look at rents, housing prices, healthcare, gasoline, and food. The […]


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Tax Consequences of Selling an Inherited House

Posted by Shawn Simpson // April 11, 2018

Tax Consequences of Selling an Inherited House

We have written many words about inheriting a house, but not much about the tax consequences of selling an Inherited house. The tax implications can seem confusing. Most people don’t know what they are going to do with an inherited house. Before you try to sell a house you’ve inherited, make sure you have the […]


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Generate Additional Income While Investing in Real Estate

Posted by Shawn Simpson // April 4, 2018

Generate Additional Income While Investing in Real Estate

Unless you are a well-heeled real estate investor, you will find that money can be tight in the beginning, Yes, you can start with little money, and leverage yourself but why not make it easy on yourself? It is not hard to generate additional income while investing in real estate. Here are 5 Creative Ways […]


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Bro, You Need to Come Home

Posted by Shawn Simpson // March 28, 2018

Bro, You Need to Come Home

I got a call from my sister last week. Bro, you need to come home. Mom is really fading fast. I think she is waiting on you to die. You arrive home in the wee hours of the morning, after flying all night. The house seems devoted to caring for an elderly parent. The house […]


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Joint Tenants with Right of Survivorship Eases Title Transfer

Posted by Shawn Simpson // March 21, 2018

Joint Tenants with Right of Survivorship Eases Title Transfer

When you take ownership of property, you receive a piece of paper, called a “deed,” that shows you have title. This deed explains how you want to own the property. When you and another person or persons are buying a house together, you can own the property either as tenants in common (TIC) or as joint tenants […]


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Carbon Monoxide Detectors

Posted by Shawn Simpson // March 14, 2018

Carbon Monoxide Detectors

A couple I hadn’t seen in a number of years visited recently. Catching up, he shared a story of a near escape from death from carbon monoxide poisoning. Their home had no carbon monoxide detectors. According to Craig Press, “Every year in the United States, more than 20,000 people visit the emergency room, more than […]


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