Luke

About Luke

Luke has 38 years experience in real estate transactions with a background in Construction, Property Management, Real Estate Brokerage, Mortgage Banking and Corporate Finance.

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Sol Mar REI Third Spot on Real Estate Blog

Sol Mar REI Makes Third Spot on the very popular PersonalIncome.org Blog. #@SolMarREI makes number 3 spot on this blog: https://www.personalincome.org/top-25-real-estate-blogs/ … check it out!  The website PersonalIncome.org has a wealth of information on various types of Investments, Budgeting, etc… Sol Mar REI Third Spot on Real Estate Blog is a very important distinction as many […]

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Selling House? Here Are 6 Ideas for Reinvestment

Do you own a home in? If so, have you thought about what selling it could mean for you and your family? If you feel stuck with a run-down house, or if you simply have a property you want to sell quickly, think about the benefits a fast sale can offer you!  There are all […]

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Gold IRA Strategy, Tips, & Rules (The Ultimate Guide)

We often get asked about buying gold with an Individual Retirement Account (IRA) and as we are not sellers of precious metals, we don’t really comment much on that investment. We do however believe that it is a good idea to have some gold in your portfolio, for various reasons. Therefore, we direct those looking […]

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Self Directed IRA For Real Estate – What Are the Rules?

We get asked questions all of the time from savvy investors who we work with here at . Most of the questions surround buying investment properties… which we of course know a lot about. But one part of buying an investment property / rental property is how are you going to pay for it? And, […]

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How To Sell Your House Without An Agent

When thinking about selling your house, you need to know that you have options! Listing your home on the MLS is not the only way to sell your house. More and more people are learning how to sell their home’s without an agent, which in turn, saves time and money! Learn more about it works in our […]

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When Is The Best Time to Sell Your Home?

Ahhh… selling your home. When is the best time to reach the most prospective buyers in YOUR market? And when will it be the easiest on you? In our latest post, we will help you figure out when it’s the best time to sell your house! The Best Time to Sell Your Home Is there a […]

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Guide to Throwing a Summer Open House

Summertime… and the livin’s easy. It’s the perfect time to sell your home. The weather is nice, people are out and about, and it’s the perfect time to throw an AMAZING open house. There are many ways you can take advantage of the warm temps and long days. Here are just a few ideas in our: […]

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Advantages of Selling Your Home Yourself

Most people think you need an agent to sell your home, but we want to prove otherwise. We want to share with you the advantages of selling your home yourself! The first one might be a bit obvious, but…. NO COMMISSIONS!  Real estate agents can charge 6%+ upon the sale of your home, even if […]

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What to Expect When Buying Foreclosures

While the foreclosure process is not an ideal situation for the home’s previous owners, it can be a way to find a home at a much lower price than you would find in a traditional sale. However, with the opportunity for reward, there is also a risk. In this blog post, we’ll let you know […]

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Using Psychology to Sell Your Home

When you’re getting ready to sell your home, you’ll want to make sure you have everything working in your favor. Depending on your neighborhood, there might be several similar homes on the market, all with similar amenities. If you want to sell your house quickly, it has to stand out and feel special. In this blog, we […]

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