Rent to Own is for Furniture

The world is full of rent to owns and lease options. For people who can’t get a mortgage, these appear to be a way to move beyond renting and own a home. The problem is the traditional rent to own works better for buying furniture than buying hous …

Those Flipping Shows on TV

Are those “reality” flipping shows on TV an accurate description of what happens in real life when renovating a property? Find out how fantasy TV scenarios create unrealistic expectations and are rife with bad decisions in this common s …

Top 3 Mortgage Application Mistakes

Planning on buying a home? Find out the top 3 credit mistakes that new home buyers make and how to avoid them. About the Author: Matt Lavinder is the founder of New Again Houses, which develops several properties every month and sells many of them …

The Challenge of Pricing Homes in a Smaller Market

Smaller housing markets suffer from a lack of historical data when determining the price of homes. So, how is a home’s price ultimately determined? Read below to understand the process we use at New Again Houses when appraising a price. About …