Anita is a Realty Biz News Contributor and loves all things real estate from housing, marketing and investing.

About Anita Townes

Anita is a Realty Biz News Contributor and loves all things real estate from housing, marketing and investing.

3 Must-Read Tips for Flipping Houses



House flipping is all the rage right now. It seems like every time you turn on the TV, there’s a different show about house flipping on. Since it’s become so popular, many average joes have taken on the task. However, a lot of people have gotten in over their heads after tackling a job of […]

What to Look for When Buying an Old House



When buying a house, many people tend to lean toward the newest models with the shiniest appliances. Buying an older house, however, can be just as rewarding as buying a newer one. In fact, older homes hold a touch of history, culture, and character that’s hard to come by in newer models. Of course, buying […]

How to Stay Organized as A Real Estate Agent



Organization is important in any industry, but in real estate, it’s essential. However, it’s very easy to become disorganized when we’re busy. Developing good organizational habits will not only make you more efficient, they can keep help you stay on top of listings. If you’re interested, here’s how to stay organized as a real estate […]

3 of the Worst Real Estate Traps to Avoid



Real estate is a very complex business. If you know what you’re doing, you can make massive profits. However, you can also lose huge amounts of money if things go wrong. Read this article on three real estate traps to avoid so you’re more informed the next time you invest. The last thing you want […]

Top Things to Check During a Home Inspection



Home inspections identify possible environmental, structural, and infestation problems that, if left uncorrected, could turn into dealbreakers. Certain items should always be on a home inspection checklist, and your particular situation may mean the inspector should assess additional items. Buyers should always conduct a home inspection, and sellers can arrange for one before putting the […]

Projects to Do Before Selling Your Home



Moving is a natural part of life. Sometimes new jobs, new families, or the simple desire to live elsewhere may requires you to pack up and leave your old home. This process often involves selling the old house. You may be eager to just move out, but there are certain projects to do before selling your […]

House Staging Tips That Will Get It Off the Market



There’s so much that goes into selling a house. You need to find a trusted realtor, appraise it at an appropriate value, and make sure to stage it so it sells. These creative house staging tips will help every anxious seller ensure they get top dollar for their home. Soon, your old house will be off your […]

Top Marketing Strategies for Real Estate Investors



Effective marketing is critical to the success of any business, including real estate companies. Whether you’re focused on building your portfolio of properties or looking to achieve 100% occupancy in the buildings you already own, you’ll need these top marketing strategies for real estate investors. Know Your Audience Your goal is to get your target audience […]

Tips for Boosting Curb Appeal



Curb appeal is extremely important not only to resale value and the likelihood of selling a property, but also to the overall look and feel of a home. Potential homebuyers judge homes within the first few seconds of glancing at them. Therefore, if the outside of your home doesn’t grab their attention, then you may […]