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Ask Brian is a weekly column by Real Estate Expert Brian Kline. If you have questions on real estate investing, DIY, home buying and other housing inquiries email your questions to askbrian@realtybiznews.com.

Ask Brian: What’s the Story with Rent-to-Own Homes?



Ask Brian is a weekly column by Real Estate Expert Brian Kline. If you have questions on real estate investing, DIY, home buying/selling, or other housing inquiries please email your questions to askbrian@realtybiznews.com. Question. Curt from Mississippi asks: Hey Brian, I’m 23 and have absolutely no experience buying a home other than occasionally reading your […]

Ask Brian: What Are Some Good DIY Projects Without Breaking the Bank?



Ask Brian is a weekly column by Real Estate Expert Brian Kline. If you have questions on real estate investing, DIY, home buying/selling, or other housing inquiries please email your questions to askbrian@realtybiznews.com. Question from Gabby in Columbus, IN: Hello Brian.I expect about six more weeks of decent weather this fall. I’d like to get […]

Ask Brian: Will My Investment Deal Lose Money?



Ask Brian: Will My Investment Deal Lose Money? Ask Brian is a weekly column by Real Estate Expert Brian Kline. If you have questions on real estate investing, DIY, home buying/selling, or other housing inquiries please email your questions to askbrian@realtybiznews.com. Question. Elaine from Corpus Christi, TX writes: Hi Brian, I’ve been investing in single […]

Ask Brian: As Buyers, What Should We Look for in a Family Home?



Ask Brian is a weekly column by Real Estate Expert Brian Kline. If you have questions on real estate investing, DIY, home buying/selling, or other housing inquiries please email your questions to askbrian@realtybiznews.com. Question. Kit and Ron from Akron, Ohio ask: Hello Brian, we might be late to the party but we are glad to […]

Ask Brian: Can a Realtor Stand Head and Shoulders Above the Crowd?



Ask Brian is a weekly column by Real Estate Expert Brian Kline. If you have questions on real estate investing, DIY, home buying/selling, or other housing inquiries please email your questions to askbrian@realtybiznews.com. Question. Anonymous from Kentucky asks: Hello Brian, I’ve been a practicing realtor of more than six years. I list and market homes […]

Ask Brian: What Makes a Good DIY Project for Late Summer?



Ask Brian is a weekly column by Real Estate Expert Brian Kline. If you have questions on real estate investing, DIY, home buying/selling, or other housing inquiries please email your questions to askbrian@realtybiznews.com. Question from Roger in MO: Hello Brian.Thanks for your DIY forum and your insights and experience for those of us brave enough […]

Ask Brian: Airbnb Investment Pros and Cons



Ask Brian is a weekly column by Real Estate Expert Brian Kline. If you have questions on real estate investing, DIY, home buying/selling, or other housing inquiries please email your questions to askbrian@realtybiznews.com. Question. Dave and Erin from Las Vegas write: Hi Brian, we’ve never invested in real estate beyond our own home. We’re thinking […]

Ask Brian: Selling & Buying – What To Do?



Ask Brian is a weekly column by Real Estate Expert Brian Kline. If you have questions on real estate investing, DIY, home buying/selling, or other housing inquiries please email your questions to askbrian@realtybiznews.com. Question. Jan from Boring, Oregon asks: Hey Brian, my husband and I knew four years ago when we bought our first home […]

Ask Brian: How To Decide If A DIY Project Is Right For You?



Ask Brian is a weekly column by Real Estate Expert Brian Kline. If you have questions on real estate investing, DIY, home buying/selling, or other housing inquiries please email your questions to askbrian@realtybiznews.com. Question from Phillip in WA: Hello Brian. I’d say that I’m an intermediate when it comes to home improvement projects. My carpentry […]

Ask Brian: Questions Agents Ask Investors



Ask Brian is a weekly column by Real Estate Expert Brian Kline. If you have questions on real estate investing, DIY, home buying/selling, or other housing inquiries please email your questions to askbrian@realtybiznews.com. Question. Sheila and Craig from PA write: Hi Brian, my husband and I are both relatively successful real estate agents. For 12 […]