Web Admin - Tuesday, May 03, 2016
Every Tuesday morning, we come together to discuss the real estate market and what we've each observed. In a recent session, we got to discussing the Baltimore area's many great neighborhoods and what we liked about them. We came up with 5 to share with you today.
We were inspired by The Ultimate Neighborhood GuideThe inside scoop on 10 great Baltimore 'hoods ... Read More
Web Admin - Tuesday, April 26, 2016
If you're thinking of buying a home, here are 11 reasons to do so in Owings Mills, Maryland. Why Buy a Home in Owings Mills, Maryland? 1. Convenient Baltimore County Location
Owings Mills (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Owings_Mills,_Maryland) is conveniently located in the northwest suburbs of Baltimore county.
Many Owings Mills residents commute to j ... Read More
Web Admin - Tuesday, April 19, 2016
If you're looking to rent a home in the Baltimore Metro Area, here are 9 important things for you to know. 9 Things You Need to Know If You're Renting a Home in the Baltimore Metro Area 1. The rental market moves fast.
The rental market here in Baltimore moves fast. With Hopkins, Maryland, T. Rowe Price and Under Armour all calling Baltimore home, we have ma ... Read More
Web Admin - Friday, April 15, 2016
YES! You can rent out your current house and get another mortgage to buy a new house.
Many homeowners call us and ask whether they should rent out or sell their home. (See Should I Sell Or Rent Out My Home? What Is Your Temperament? (/blog/should-i-sell-or-rent-out-my-home-what-is-your-temperament)) They are in a new relationship or a new job and are ready to ... Read More
Web Admin - Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Hello, Millennials! I am talking to you: Rather than sell your home, maybe you should consider renting it out instead.
Are you ready to move up to a new home? Have you been in your town home or condo longer than you had planned and are now bursting at the seams? Or maybe you bought at the height of the market and still owe more than market value?
I speak with ... Read More
Web Admin - Friday, April 08, 2016
Many homeowners, when unsure about which way to turn, ask me "Can I market my home up for Sale and for Rent at the same time and just choose whichever happens first?"
I say "Yes, but... it usually will rent first. Is that what you really want?" Think about it.
Sifting through your options, evaluating your choices against your temperament and deciding which ... Read More
Web Admin - Wednesday, April 06, 2016
If you're moving to Baltimore, you're in for a treat. Baltimore is unlike any other city - especially when you have an insider's perspective.
In this article, I'll share 10 insider tips so you can get started on the path to knowledge before actually moving to Baltimore! 1. Lacrosse season in Baltimore is crazy!
Yes, it is April and I just happen to h ... Read More
Web Admin - Wednesday, December 30, 2015
At the heart of the home buying decision - one of the largest personal financial investment decisions most of us face - is figuring out how to qualify for a mortgage or loan to buy the house.
At Yaffe Real Estate, we like to work with locally based experts like Jennifer Orner (https://www.linkedin.com/pub/jennifer-orner/19/763/657), a loan officer with PrimeL ... Read More
Web Admin - Wednesday, December 23, 2015
Perhaps you find yourself shying away from 'For Sale' signs in favor of 'For Rent.' After all, buying a home is a big responsibility. At the same time, it's a practical decision worth making given the right conditions. How, then, to tell when it's time to buy vs. rent a home?
Here are eight signs to help you decide whether you are ready to switch from ren ... Read More
Web Admin - Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Many first time landlords may not realize that renting out a home means more than just collecting monthly rents. In fact, it has tax implications based on rental property depreciation that can be beneficial depending on your circumstances. For that reason, I strongly recommend speaking with a tax professional.
If you're considering becoming a landlord, yo ... Read More