Author: Tim Lyman

Always. Check. Background.

Almost every conversation with an owner of a single family rental who’s decided to sell begins the same way:  “The tenant was a friend of a relative/coworker.  Relative/coworker vouched for them so I didn’t...

The High Cost of Incompetence

Every once in a while you run across a story that just plain pisses you off. This is one. When disabled Vietnam War Vet Roger Slade got into financial trouble, he hired family friend...

It Takes More Than Money

It’s a seller’s market. We have more buyers than sellers. If you’re a seller, that’s great. If you’re a buyer, it makes house hunting a real pain in the ass. In real terms what...

Sell Your Home Fast

Seven top tips to Sell Your Home Fast with Tim Lyman We’re still in a great seller’s market, but to sell your home fast, you need to look after the details.  To sell fast,...