There are right ways and wrong ways to buy a home. The latter of which will cost you a lot of unnecessary money, stress, and frustration. Use best practices, however — as offered by real estate experts below — and you'll walk away a winner...

Whether you’re showcasing your home for a rental, sublet, new roommates or sale, great photos are essential to attract attention online. We asked Alyssa Rosenheck, a photographer, home stylist and author of the forthcoming book “The New Southern,” about how anyone can take better photos...

The holiday season may have you feeling jolly, but is selling your house over Christmas a good idea? If you’re preparing to sell your home, you may question when the right time is to sell your property. Christmas is a time that comes up often,...

You’ve got a house to sell, and you’ve listed it. Now what? According to the most recent report from the National Association of Realtors, a total of 5,250,000 existing homes were sold in 2015, along with 510,000 newly constructed homes. With so many homes on the market, how...

With the demand for real estate continuously increasing, many people are thinking about starting a rental business. However, you should know that an apartment rental business is more than just owning a space and have someone pay to use it. It is essentially a business,...

Get those rainy day funds in order — you're going to need them. You’re excited because you just found the perfect home. The neighborhood is great, the house is charming and the price is right. But the asking price is just the beginning. Be prepared for additional...

Where does 6% of your home sale go? A lot of different places … Working with a real estate agent is par for the course when buying or selling a home, so it’s good to know how they get paid for their real estate commission, what...

Looking for a new home can often seem overwhelming, but we can help sort the details. There are so many things to consider when buying a home that you can quickly get caught up in a million tiny details and lose track of what’s most important. Remember...

The Bank of Thailand will hold a consultation to discuss the “search-for-yield” behaviour prevalent in the property sector with relevant parties because it could lead to higher risk of default in mortgage loans. The central bank found this behaviour is widespread, especially in high-rise condominium projects,...

Buy-to-let may not be quite the hot property of the boom years, but it has seen a resurgence in recent times. Buy-to-let is an attractive income investment in a time of low rates and stock market volatility. But beware the low interest rates. One day they must...

Pools come in all shapes and sizes, but what landscapers might forget about is all the extras. From different apps and to saving energy, here are five tips from Terra International Realty. Remote control Automation is a huge trend in swimming pools. Nearly all new pools use some...

Earlier this year, Terra International Realty experts noted how the Pattaya condo market seemed primed for a turnaround. It looks like the recovery is now taking place. The revival is happening at a steady pace as both developers and property buyers continue to carefully watch...

Going green is very on-trend at the moment, with many of us doing all we can to minimise our plastic use and the size of our eco-footprints. However, when it comes to appliances, most of us would rather save money than save the planet. New...

Transform your standard-issue rental kitchen with these tips. Is there some kind of law that requires rental apartments to supply no more than a single square of kitchen counter space to each unit? Between the white walls, scarce and often outdated cabinets, and a lack of amenities,...