Jason Fried Books: Tidbits from Rework BLOG PART 1:

Posted by Rochelle Markov // May 11, 2018 // Blog

Jason Fried is part owner of Basecamp (formerly 37signals) which is a software company.  Beyond that, Google Jason Fried Books to discover he is also an author to Rework– an easy read with short snippets of thought-provoking stories.  When reading Rework, excerpts were taken and reflected how Reel Property Solutions, LLC can relate. IGNORE THE […]

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Why do county public records exist?

Posted by Rochelle Markov // April 13, 2018 // Blog

The age old question: Why do county public records exist?  Buying and selling real estate is a multi-step process from selecting the location to putting a price tag on the property to negotiating the price to transferring the paperwork to the actual move.  The local government is part of this process which then records the […]

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Mold in my house: the good, the bad, the next steps

Posted by Rochelle Markov // April 4, 2018 // Blog

Imagine you tell someone: There is mold in my house!  Now what???  First, understand what is mold, how it’s good, and how it’s bad.  According to the criteria for mold is: A fungus that lives on plants and fibers Reproduces then allergens to irritate the human body Digests organic material then releases spores   […]

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What does that mean: I have a gut feeling….

Posted by Rochelle Markov // March 14, 2018 // Blog

What does that mean: I have a gut feeling…. Many online articles stated it’s tapping into your inner instinct- what is your body telling you?  Do you have a physiological reaction to something?  For example, get goose bumps when thinking of an old friend you haven’t heard from in a long time then they suddenly […]

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Choosing a real estate agent: Things to consider

Posted by Rochelle Markov // March 9, 2018 // Blog

Whether buying or selling a home, many things should be considered.  The most important is HOW to do the transaction.  There are some options: For Sale By Owner: You take care of the transaction and have control over the who’s, what’s, when’s, where’s, why’s, and how’s. Real Estate Investor: Can purchase in various ways, such […]

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Real Estate Investing: It Takes a Village to Raise the Bar!

Posted by Rochelle Markov // February 22, 2018 // Blog

There is a Proverb: It takes a village to raise a child.  Wikipedia has a straight-forward definition that basically states: it takes a lot of people to interact with a child to experience and grow in a safe environment, but the whole village does not raise a child for their parents. Real Estate Investing is […]

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The Real Estate Agent: Buyer’s Agent and Seller’s Agent

Posted by Rochelle Markov // February 15, 2018 // Blog

During one property tour, the homeowner kept saying, “You’re the real estate agent, so here’s my questions….”  The homeowner was mistaken!  Reel Property Solutions, LLC is a real estate redevelopment company.  The focus is finding, purchasing, renovating, and reselling distressed properties.  In order to do this transaction, a real estate professional would be the real […]

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Home: Creating a Relaxing Environment

Posted by Rochelle Markov // February 1, 2018 // Blog

Home should be a relaxing environment.  This is where children grow up.  Families have celebrations.  People have their den that to get away from the stresses of work. Think about it: What are ways to create a relaxing environment? This survey was conducted specifically for this blog article: When purchasing a home, what qualities make […]

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2018: New Year, New Goals!

Posted by Rochelle Markov // January 19, 2018 // Blog

Before diving into new year, new goals, Reel Property Solutions, LLC had a wonderful holiday season!  Thanksgiving came with the surprising announcement that our 5th niece or nephew is due to arrive in June 2018!  We went on a trolley tour to see the Christmas lights in Rochester- gorgeous decorations with Rochester history… and of […]

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What’s Due Diligence?

Posted by Rochelle Markov // January 11, 2018 // Blog

Here’s the scenario: A motivated seller has contacted a real estate investor and discussed/toured the subject property.  Then the real estate investor may have said something along the lines of “Thank you for your time.  I will talk to my team and we will pursue due diligence.  I will be in contact with you soon.”  […]

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