The Ninja Files

Enjoy these Real Estate entries all about Money, Tips & Advice, and Fun Facts!

Money Matters

10 Reasons You Have Money Issues

10 Reasons You Have Money Issues

Five Reasons to Sell Your Home If You Are Facing a Money Crisis People often defend their homes with every fiber of their being. No matter what’s happening, or how bad it gets, the homestead must be protected at all costs. I kind of understand that conviction. But at...

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10 Tips

10 Tips: Backyard Projects Completed in 1 Day…Done and Done.

10 Tips: Backyard Projects Completed in 1 Day…Done and Done.

For the DIY pro, time is king. That is, next to doing things as efficiently and cheaply as possible.  Nothing in the home project world beats a one-day turnaround time. We here at Lighter Side know that you value your time as much as your home, so we’ve put together a...

10 Tips: Ways Buyers & Sellers Sabotage Themselves

10 Tips: Ways Buyers & Sellers Sabotage Themselves

You’ve gotten pre-approved for a mortgage and are working with a real estate agent; you are officially a home buyer! This is a fun and exciting time in your life, and it can become very stressful if you let it. Buyers sabotage their dream of becoming a homeowner all...

10 Tips: Secrets for Buying a Home

10 Tips: Secrets for Buying a Home

10 Best-Kept Secrets for Buying a Home Get the most out of your money with these handy home-buying tips. Buying Secret #10: Keep Your Money Where It Is It’s not wise to make any huge purchases or move your money around three to six months before buying a new home. You...

Fun Fridays

Man Enough for THIS house?

Man Enough for THIS house?

Manly Man Buys Girlie House After Reading This Legendary Listing Description Think this house is some sort of joke? Think again, chief. This house should only be purchased by the manliest of men. My friend, if a house could grow a five o’clock shadow, this bad...

Your Front Door is EVERYTHING

Your Front Door is EVERYTHING

Having an appropriate home entryway can create quite the impression for yourself and your guests. Be it the material, the paint used, or the sculpting of the surroundings, your doorway can make an unforgettable first impression. Here are a few examples of some rather...