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Attracting Buyers

There is a common body of knowledge among real estate professionals that indicates that the longer a home is on the market, the lower the price will be. Many sellers discount this belief in the beginning because they feel confident their home will sell quickly. Lowering the price is the most obvious thing that can […]

Rent or Buy – The cost of paying for a Home

Orlando property manager Devinee Overton-Morgan with Morgan Property Solutions discusses owing a home versus renting. No matter if you rent or purchase a home, you end up end up paying towards the cost of the home. Depending on your situation there may be advantages for one option over the other. Mortgages are usually amortized so […]

Facts or Myths

“It’s impossible to get low down payment loans.” – FACT! FHA down payments are 3.5% and VA is 0%. In some areas, there may be some 0% down payment USDA loans available. FNMA and Freddie Mac have 3% down payment programs. “It takes perfect credit to get a loan.” – FACT! There is a relationship […]

Homeowner Net Worth Is 45x Greater Than A Renter

Homeowner Net Worth Is 45x Greater Than A Renter

Wouldn’t you like to grow your wealth in a relatively easy and passive way? Orlando property management company Morgan Property Solutions recommends purchasing real estate in central Florida.   The Federal Reserve conducts a Survey of Consumer Finances every three years in which they collect data across all economic and social groups. The latest survey, […]

"This is going to be the year"

Every year, it seems like the same things are on the list but this could be the year you really do invest in a rental home. Rents are climbing, values are solid and mortgage rates are still low for non-owner occupied properties. A $150,000 home with 20% down payments can easily have a $300 to […]

What a Difference 50 years Makes!

In 1966, a gallon of gas was $0.32 and today, it is $2.49. A dozen eggs were $0.60 but they’ve only doubled to $1.33. A gallon of milk was $0.99 and today, it costs $3.98. You could send a letter for five cents and now, it costs forty-seven cents. The average cost of a new […]

Building Your Family’s Wealth And Plan the Next 5 Years

Building Your Family’s Wealth And Plan the Next 5 Years

How does your nest egg look right now? Perhaps it is it non-existent or looking empty… well don’t worry because you can do something about that by making it a priority in your life to start investing. Morgan Property Solutions, orlando property manager believes the next 5 years is vital to your success and investing […]

Home Prices: Where Will They Be in 5 Years?

Home Prices: Where Will They Be in 5 Years?

Looking into your financial future does not have to be burdensome, says Orlando property manager and REALTOR Devinee Overton-Morgan. The current trend on real estate shows prices continuing to increase and building American family’s wealth. Today, real estate conversations tend to focus on housing prices and where they may be headed. That is why we […]

Can 0.5% Really Equal 5%?

Since the election, rates have started going up and it will have a direct effect on the cost of housing. There is a rule of thumb that a ½% change in interest is approximately equal to 5% change in price. As the interest rates go up it will cost you more to live in the […]

It Isn't Final Until It's Funded

Mortgage approval isn’t final until the loan is actually funded at closing.  Many things can change prior to the loan being closed that can affect a pre-approval such as changes in the borrowers’ financial situation or possibly, factors beyond their control like interest rate changes. Good advice to buyers is to do nothing that can […]

Gift or Inheritance – Does It Matter?

A person called into a radio talk program with a situation that was troubling based on the potential tax liability that may have been avoided. The caller’s elderly father had deeded his home to his daughter a few years earlier, because in his mind, his daughter was going to get the home eventually and this […]

It's the Principal of the Thing

Most people think they’ll have a house payment and a car payment for the rest of their lives, but it doesn’t have to be that way with a plan and a little discipline. If you make additional principal contributions to a fixed rate mortgage this can shorten the term and save tens of thousands in […]

A Cost to Consider

Homeownership, part of the American Dream: a home of your own where you can feel safe, raise your family, share with your friends and enjoy life. The benefits are easily recognizable but maintenance is just as real and should be considered. Property taxes and insurance are two of the largest expenses homeowners have aside from […]

Dial Down Risk for Retirement

There is certainly no shortage of retirement planning strategies available to individuals who actually take the time to consider them. What most financial experts do agree on is that the closer you are to retirement, the less time you have to recover from a loss. For that reason, many people start dialing down their risk […]

Down Payment: FOUND!

The down payment may be unnecessarily keeping would-be buyers from getting into a home. They may be unaware that the funds might be available somewhere other than just cash savings. The NAR Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers reports that 81% of first-time buyers got all or part of their down payment from savings. Other people […]

Have you heard of the 4 P’s?

“Proper preparation prevents poor performance”. It’s a phrase that Oliver Overton-Morgan (Orlando property manager with Morgan Property solutions) heard in high school from his rugby coach and it stands true for everything in life. If you don’t start with proper preparation and planning, then you can expect poor results. We can apply the same equation […]

Surviving Spouses can receive an exclusive real estate tax break

Special consideration is made by IRS for the sale of a jointly-owned principal residence after the death of a spouse. Surviving spouses may qualify to exclude up to $500,000 of gain (profit) instead of the normal $250,000 exclusion for single people if certain requirements are met. The sale needs to take place no more than […]

Have you started investing? Here’s an interesting fact about Real Estate

Orlando Property Manager, Oliver Overton-Morgan, discussing how investing in real estate is America’s top choice for some very good reasons. Real estate is the overwhelming preferred choice of investment by Americans as identified in a recent survey. With the Dow Jones industrial average reaching record highs this year, it might be expected that the stock […]

Moving your Pets

Moving your Pets

Moving into your new home is very exciting, for your entire family, including your pet(s), but introducing your dog into a new home can be incredibly stressful for them. Fortunately, orlando property manager Morgan Property Solutions, has found some ways that we can do to make this transition easier on them which in the end […]

Floor care & how to remove Stains

Floor care & how to remove Stains

Stains are familiar to orlando property management company Morgan Property Solutions. “We deal with this situation from time to time” says Oliver Overton-Morgan, principal Broker and orlando property manager. Whether it’s a splash of salad dressing, a drop of barbeque sauce, or a full assault of coffee, stains happen. They happen to the cautious as […]

Routine Maintenance Advice

Routine Maintenance Advice

These Tips will keep your Home energy-efficient and in good order. The following checklist will help you to preserve and protect your Home and appliances. Orlando property Manager Morgan Property Solutions recommends you should perform a full maintenance checkup at least twice a year, i.e. Spring and Fall.     A/C filters Replace A/C filters monthly (or […]