Summary: After her father loses the family fortune in an insider-trading scheme, single mom Parker Welles is faced with some hard decisions. First order of business: go to Gideon's Cove, Maine, to sell the only thing she now owns, a decrepit house in need of some serious flipping. When her father's wingman, James Cahill, asks to go with her, she's not thrilled, even if he is fairly gorgeous and knows...
Format: sound recording-nonmusical
Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Audio 2012
Copies Available at Fife Lake1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC HIG
Summary: "The Business of Flipping Homes is an A-to-Z guide for both new and seasoned investors. The book explains what flipping is and isn't. It goes beyond the investment of a basic single-family home and demonstrates how to find, renovate, and sell properties using proven methods. With more than 40 years combined experience in buying and selling investment properties, Bronchick and Dahlstrom explain...
Publisher / Publication Date: BenBella Books, Inc. 2017
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 333 BRO
Contents: The rules -- Buying. How much house can you afford?; Assess the market; Picking a real estate agent; Choosing a mortgage lender; Avoiding mortgage fraud; Narrowing your search; Finding the right house; Choosing the right mortgage; Negotiating the deal; Surviving the closing -- Maintaining. Managing your equity; Going green; Curb appeal: your yard and garden; Maintaining your investment --...
Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2008
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 643.12 WIL
Summary: You would not set out to climb Everest without the right training and equipment. Same with real estate, do not even start unless you know what you are doing. This book can be your guide; it is the result of thirty years in a very competitive real estate market. Let the author walk you through the marketplace in this easy step-by-step guide. This will help you achieve your real estate goals and...
Publisher / Publication Date: Modern History Press 2014
Summary: In a perfect world you wouldn't need to be living in your home while on the market. However, the list of reasons why someone sells is endless and in many cases forces a homeowner to stay put when selling. The experience can be grueling for sellers when your personal lives become public displays to strangers and their criticisms. If you're going to be living in your home when selling you have to...
Publisher / Publication Date: Morgan James Publishing 2015
Summary: Reveals how to identify potentially damaging problems in a home and make appropriate maintenance and purchasing decisions, revealing misleading vendor practices based on real case scenarios.
Publisher / Publication Date: Time Home Entertainment, Inc. 2012
Copies Available at Kingsley1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 643.12 HOL
Summary: When Claire Barclay receives news that her beloved stepfather has had a stroke, Claire and her husband, Art, leave New York and fly back to Scotland to care for him during the summer. When their visit makes clear that Leo is no longer capable of living on his own but determined to stay in his beloved old house, they offer to purchase the place from Leo and build him a cottage on the property....
Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2010
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC PIL
Summary: When they plan to move, a couple who have spent their lives together in the same New York City apartment become overwhelmed.
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: 2015
Copies Available at Fife Lake1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD 5FL
Copies Available at Kingsley1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Fi
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie 5 Flights 2015
Summary: Presents guidance on the residential real estate market, addressing such topics as selecting an agent, setting a price, evaluating offers, and achieving a successful closing.
Publisher / Publication Date: Nolo 2017
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 660 BRA
Summary: "Spanning thirty years, [this book] tells the story of Rosaleen, matriarch of the Madigans, a family on the cusp of either coming together or falling irreparably apart. As they grow up, Rosaleen's four children leave the west of Ireland for lives they could have never imagined in Dublin, New York, and Mali, West Africa. In her early old age, their difficult, wonderful mother announces that...
Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company 2015
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ENR
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ENR
Copies Available at East Bay1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ENR
Summary: Annotation Considered a classic in its field, this comprehensive book guides buyers through the array of financing choices, including fixed-rate and adjustable mortgages, FHA or VA loans and creative financing arrangements, and shows sellers how to improve property, screen buyers and set the right price. Readers will also learn how to take advantage of home equity to relieve financial concerns...
Publisher / Publication Date: Kiplinger Books 2002
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 643.12 BUY
Summary: In real estate markets all around the country, real estate "flippers" have discovered that a small down payment, a little paint, some cleaning, and some time can net them tens (even hundreds) of thousands of dollars in profits, possibly tax-free. Small upgrades to the kitchen, bathrooms, and living areas, and the "ugly" house they bought for $200, 000 in June can be sold for $300, 000 in...
Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic Publishing Group Inc. 2006
Contents: To sell or not to sell -- Agent or FBSO -- Finding a good agent -- The listing process -- Some legal matters -- Pricing your property -- Preparing your house to sell -- Showing your home -- Negotiating your sales contract -- Your buyer's financing -- In the tunnel -- The day of reckoning -- Moving and tax considerations.
Publisher / Publication Date: Dearborn Trade 2001
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 333.338 LAN
Contents: Introduction -- So you're selling your house -- Ready, stage, sell: home staging guidelines that work -- Staging magic: how to stage each room in your house -- Taking the staging magic outside -- Getting it done: it's commitment time -- Staging on a dime -- Showing your staged house: lights! music! action! -- Welcome to Barb's house: staging to live! -- What do you do when you need help? ASPs...
Publisher / Publication Date: Wiley 2006
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 643.12 SCH
Contents: A new tool for selling homes -- What is feng shui? -- Create energetic curb appeal -- Welcome the buyer -- Use the room of first impression to sell the house -- Prepare the master bedroom-- the buyer's room -- Enhance the bagua areas -- Tips to broaden the market -- Solve common problems -- Listen to buyers' comments -- Sell an empty house -- Prepare your feng shui staging kit -- Increase sales...
Publisher / Publication Date: AuthorHouse 2007