Whether you are a sophisticated investor, renting out your vacation home, or an accidental landlord, you need to take all of the necessary steps to protect yourself and your property from tenant negligence.
While most people are preparing for the holidays and out shopping for presents, the holiday season as well as the winter months can be advantageous for homebuyers. Considering the flurry of demand and bidding wars that were witnessed in the summer and early fall months of 2013, if properties are still on the market, there most likely is good reason why. Whether the asking prices were too high or the sellers too firm on the price, many factors become opportunities in the current seasonal stretch.
Avoid these 6 things when upgrading your home. They might seem like great ideas, but deserve a second thought.