Home Equity

March 19, 2019

Real Estate and The New Tax Change

What matters most, higher interest rates or property deductions?

Great outlook on interest rates, the federal reserve is widely predicted to raise rates 0-1 time this year. Last year the federal reserve raised rates 4 times. At one moment in the market last year 30 yr. mortgages were as high ...

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May 15, 2018

Rent or Buy!! Who is Right?

 

Rent vs Buy

 

This is a discussion that has and will continue to be a debate in households across the country. Depending on who you talk to you should wait and save your 20% down payment. Most mortgage companies will offer approx 3.5% as a down payment, but you will ...

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March 12, 2018

Know This Before You Rent Your Home

Top Questions to Ask Yourself

 

Have you thought about renting your home or purchasing a rental property? When you are thinking about turning your home into a rental you have to ask yourself a couple questions. These questions are essential to ask and answer yourself before turning your home into a rental ...

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Oct. 30, 2017

Managing Rehabs and Contractors

Managing Real Estate Investment Renovations

Investing in real estate projects is one of the best ways to spend your money if you have the right Construction Management Team. Investors (except silent ones) should be able to have a good idea of renovation costs before purchasing a property. Once purchased, you ...

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Aug. 10, 2017

Why Sell Your Property Now?

Sell Before 2017 is Over!!!!

Sell your house now while rates are at all-time lows. If you live in Baltimore and are thinking about selling your house now is the best time to sell. Interest rates are at the lowest since one can remember making mortgage payments for prospective buyers ...

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April 11, 2016

What Happens When You Buy a Home

What Exactly Happens When You Buy a Home?

 

As an educated buyer, you have been searching for months to find that perfect home that covers all the checklists.  After a few months of learning, scouring, and negotiating the market, you finally have an accepted offer and are ready ...

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Jan. 20, 2016

Going, Going, Gone! Sold to the Highest Bidder!

Always Selling Real Estate for a "Real Deal"

Roughly 3 or 4 months ago I was going through my typical Fall Sunday routine. I was watching football, yelling at the television hoping my fantasy football team would pull out a win for the week.Then a lead came into my ...

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Dec. 30, 2015

Interest Rate Affect On Maryalnd Real Estate

How Interest Rate Hike Will Affect Maryland Real Estate

Recently the Federal Reserve increased the interest rates, and this decision came as a shock to many stakeholders, many of whom are located in Ellicott City, Maryland, because interest rates have not been increased in the past 10 years. However, this move was ...

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Nov. 19, 2015

Don't Let Someone Steal Your Home

This is a wild story in the real estate business.

Don't let someone steal your home!

A  family had their house for sale in Maryland, It was a beautiful property that they had owned for almost thirty years. The real estate note was almost paid off. This home was worth upwards ...

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Nov. 10, 2015

VA Client Receives $65,000 in Free Equity

Coming off a strong September, the real estate professionals at R.E. Shilow Realty did not let the fall weather cool them down! 

A Navy Veteran reached out to our agent Keith Eades on Labor Day looking for assistance with his home search. After a long day of visiting ...

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