The state of Ohio is famous for several different things; it is the birthplace of seven presidents and 24 astronauts. If you are a music lover it is the home of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and for all you sport fans out there, it is the home of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, two major league baseball teams the Cleveland Indians and the first professional team, the Cincinnati Reds- Oh and we can’t forget it is the home of the 2016 National Champions The Cleveland Cavaliers!
This week we would like to highlight Michigan, also known as The Great Lakes State! Along with Michigan’s state bird, the American Robin, the state flower, the Apple Blossom and its state tree, the Eastern White Pine, CastleRock REO would love to recognize one specific location in Michigan: Niles!
Here at CastleRock - we are all about quiet, undiscovered, yet-to-be explosive real estate markets!
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With Spring here now, this is the perfect time to purchase a home! Whether you are an investor, first time home buyer or looking to finance a home, we have what you are looking for. With our quick closing process and multiple purchase options, buying a piece of property has never been so easy! Below are some of our newest properties that we have picked up in the last few months. This is just a taste of our wide variety of states in which we own homes. Take advantage of our purchase programs today!
An article released on March 3, 2016 from CNBC detailed the drastic increase in flipped properties all across the United States. Figures showed 180k properties were flipped in 2015, thats 5.5% of all sales. In addition, average gross profit sits at a staggering $55k. Evidence that this might be a smart investment? Or signs of "overheated" real estate market? We will surely find out.
Being a landlord comes with many responsibilities and stresses. Whether it's getting paid on time or unreliable tenants, renting and/or leasing can become trouble. However, there are many things to prevent a hassle waiting to happen.
Today, many landlords are preparing their tenant agreements with caution and stricter policies to protect the property and other liabilities. But for some, they don't even know where to begin! Fear not, whether you have an organized plan or are just getting started, we have a few "do's and don'ts" on how to be both a successful and agreeable landlord.