Private Property Rights and You

The recent ruling by the Supreme Court of the United States regarding private property and a governments right to confiscate it under the principal of “Eminent Domain” has many real estate owners and investors fearing for the future of private property ownership in America.

Australia – A Country That Has It All

Australia is without doubt one of the most sought after tickets for those looking to relocate and improve their quality of life. A large country with a land mass of 7,617,930 square kilometers, makes it the Earth’s sixth largest country and as such

What’s The Investment Plan, Stan?

When a big business is just beginning, even before the first brick is laid down, the first step entrepreneurs take is to write a plan. Why? First off, investors and banks are going to want to see it. But also, it gives the entrepreneur a chance to gather their

What Really Caused the Housing Bust

Over the past year or so, I have heard people state a wide variety of causes for the downturn in housing. Some of the reasons I have heard include tight credit and a lack of financing for buyers, frightened consumers, no job growth, burdensome municipal requirements, as well as plain

Determining the Listing Price

The unfortunate fact is that price is the number one factor that most homebuyers use to determine which homes they want to view. It is also important to remember that although you and your Realtor set the asking price, the selling price is determined by what a buyer will pay. The Correct

Young Couple Buys Ranch with Government Money

Kirk and Tina had a dream. They wanted a ranch of their own. But with the rising cost of land and the demands of raising three young children, the possibility of realizing their dream often seemed remote. Kirk, 29, grew up on a ranch. He earned