Cost of renting a house versus buying a house, from Cendera Funding

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Get organized: Create your Household Paper Filing System

All homes – whether you rent or own – have a LOT of paper to keep up with. And having it organized can help especially in the case of an emergency – you can grab one item and go. The best method to organize all of these papers is to either use a 3-ring binder, […]

Red Flags for Real Estate Scams

Requests to wire funds via MoneyGram or Western Union. A money wire is the same as cash. Most scams involve a request to wire funds. Do not wire funds to anyone you haven’t met personally, and do not accept wire funds that you did not initiate. Long-distance landlords. Most scams come from users in foreign countries who […]

Several common scams involving “renting” homes

“Renting” Empty Houses In this one, enterprising con artists will look for homes that will be abandoned for an extended period of time – vacation or work trip. They may claim to be the owner, or authorized to rent in their behalf. They often gain access to the home through illegal means and can show […]

Phony real estate seminars

This is a big one and often seems entirely legitimate but this one also falls into the “if it’s too good to be true, it probably is” category. The problem with this particular scam is that initially, there is often no cost to you. You’ll be offered free tickets to a seminar, usually offered a […]

Save on utility bills by checking current rates

Summer is the perfect time to do a price check on utility rates, since it’s often when our utility bills are highest and we have the most interest in finding the best deals!  Whether you own a home or rent a home, you can shop to find today’s best rates for electricity and more. […]

Dallas Fort Worth real estate market statistics May 2014

Here is a quick snapshot of some of the key indicators of the Dallas/Fort Worth real estate market for May 2014. In the real estate market, some decreases are positive, and the reverse is true as well.  Your CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Real Estate professional will be happy to explain what these indicators mean to your personal real […]

Want to rent and want to buy? You may not need to choose!

Not ready to choose between renting a home or buying a home? Our “New Path to Home Ownership” may be right for you! Many reasons may make this a better time to rent … but what if you really prefer some of the options that come with buying? CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company can provide […]

Top reasons to rent in 2014

For most families, renting allows you to be much more flexible, fewer up-front costs involved, and lack of responsibility for maintenance and upkeep.   As of January 2014, the Dallas Fort Worth real estate market is a seller’s market, which for some families may make it a better time to rent – until the market […]

For the easiest real estate investment experience, use the right Property Management company

One of the biggest mistakes and “time guzzlers” is in trying to manage your investment properties yourself. Experts advise you NOT to manage your properties yourself …”don’t worry about the $45 and $50 items that need to be fixed at your property, instead focus on the $40,000 equities that are out there!” A property management […]

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