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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: Should a Short Term Homebuyer Go with a Fixed or Adjustable Mortgage?



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 Violet: Hello Brian, at age 24, I consider myself to be a young homebuyer. Of course, I don’t have a […]

Ask Brian: How First-Time Buyers Became Landlords



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. Special note from Brian: I receive a note from Amy and Caleb offering to write most of this column. They share a […]

Ask Brian: What is a Great Man Cave DIY Project in Time for Christmas?



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 Logan in Baltimore: Hi Brian, I love my wife and can’t believe she is letting me do this. Our oldest […]

Ask Brian: How Do We Invest in Real Estate for Old Age?



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 Meika: Brian, I recently purchased a single family home with an FHA Loan. My husband and I are closer to […]

Ask Brian: How Has COVID Changed the Home Buying Experience?



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 Camila in Detroit, MI: Hi Brian, I’m certainly not thrilled with the pandemic situation but I’m feeling that I now […]

Ask Brian: What is the Best Marketing Strategy for a Beginning Real Estate Investor?



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 Nick from NE: Hi Brian, What’s a guy to do when he wants to get started with real estate investing? […]

Ask Brian: What are Some Useful Home Office DIY Projects?



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 Traci in MN: Hey Brian, I’ve been working from home since April with no end in sight. I made several […]

Ask Brian: Should We Buy a New Home or an Older 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 from Kim and Howard in OH: Hello Brian, Our question might be more appropriate for a marriage counselor but it is […]

Ask Brian: How Do We Collect Rent and Treat Renters During the Pandemic?



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 Brad and Angela: Hi Brian, We don’t know if we are typical landlords but tenants missing multiple rent payments are […]

Ask Brian: How to Sell Your House for the Most 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 from Germaine in LA: Hey Brian, I’m ready to sell my first house. A neighbor down the street sold his for […]