Real estate in Ukraine: 50 thousand dollars for the Nikolaev three-room "stalin"
The real estate market in Ukraine, according to experts and expert analysts, was considered stable several years ago. Recent years have been marked by an unprecedented increase in housing prices.…

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Offers to get the keys to the apartment for two or three hryvnias can not but arouse a healthy curiosity: what kind of housing, who and how it gets.
"VD" managed to find the winners of apartment drawings and take an interest in the process of playing out housing. It turned out that not to be mistaken in choosing…

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Authorities tighten the nuts
The main owner of Class C premises is the Moscow government represented by organizations subordinate to it, such as the Moscow Joint-Stock Company. As confirmed by the Moscow State Joint-Stock…

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Monthly Archives: December 2018

Competent plan for buying an apartment

Every year, many people make plans for the year. Such a task as the purchase of an apartment requires a correct and detailed step-by-step plan, which will become a reliable assistant in solving the housing problem.

The good thing is computers! They not only gave us new opportunities (which alone is worth the Internet!), But also taught people to think differently. Such a concept as an algorithm, i.e., a sequence of actions aimed at solving a task, is also from the world of computers. And such a task as the purchase of an apartment is ideal in order to create an algorithm for it.

Step One – Money. First of all, you need to understand what means of purchase you have. Continue reading

What do we pay a realtor for? (part 2)

If a client asks what he pays a commission for, then the service is not clear to the client. A convincing answer should begin with a counter question: “What do you want and expect from a realtor?” I believe that the real estate service today is positioned incorrectly. Traditionally, it is offered to the buyer, and money is taken from the buyer. We are not working properly, gentlemen! Realtor services should be aimed at protecting the interests of the seller – the owner of the property. We must help him sell the property as profitably as possible, which means more. This is the essence of the work of a realtor. Therefore, for our services, we must take money from the seller, not from the buyer. And the realtor must help the buyer choose the option that he wants. Continue reading

What do we pay a realtor for? (part 1)

Despite the fact that the profession of “realtor” did not appear yesterday, the attitude towards it is still ambiguous.

Some consider realtors to be an unnecessary link in the “buyer-seller” chain, others are sure that the realtor is a reliable assistant and guarantor of the transaction, while others believe that realtor services are not worth a penny. By the way, the size of the commission is the most worrying for customers who still do not want to understand why a realtor claims to be their rightful 5%. Another answer to the question – what is the meaning of a realtor’s service and what does he charge for? – we offered readers in a recent article “Where is free cheese?” (“Real estate on the move” No. 20 of 05/31/06). Continue reading

Renting an apartment: How to avoid risks? Part 1. Tenant Risks
RISK 1. News agencies We have repeatedly warned of news agencies whose direct purpose is to deceive customers. But despite this, there are still unlucky employers who trust such firms…

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Property in Bulgaria (part 1)
For many years, Bulgaria has been a regional summer resort for residents of all Eastern Europe. But Bulgaria today is not only an affordable vacation destination, it is also a…

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What do we pay a realtor for? (part 2)
If a client asks what he pays a commission for, then the service is not clear to the client. A convincing answer should begin with a counter question: "What do…

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Intelligent building (part 3)
The board displays information sent both from the projector and written with a conventional marker. You can also control the board by tapping your finger on the surface. These boards…

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