Host the Illest Rooftop Party at This Lush Belgian Penthouse

Peter Lewis Creative, Home Design, Inspiration, Travel, World

WARNING:  jaw-dropping listing!!! Location: Brussels, Belgium Price: Upon Request If you can't tell already, the crown jewel of this penthouse in Brussels, Belgium, is the rooftop garden, which, at 5,166-square-foot, is almost as big as the apartment itself (6,243 square feet). The rental property, renovated just last year, is located on the 6th and 7th ...

Funny Quotes About Real Estate

Peter Lewis Creative, Inspiration, Television

“I just bought a small condo overlooking the water. The water is in a cup, one floor below my unit.” - Jarod Kintz “I bought a house in a depressed neighborhood. The prices weren’t low, but the people were all bummed out.” - Jarod Kintz “I eat dirt, because then I really am a landowner. ...

Real Estate Investing News and Notes

Peter Lewis Creative, Inspiration, Investing, Success

Here is some interesting Real Estate news from forbes.com.  Check out the intro to this article titled, “Most Expensive U.S. Home Sale Ever: Connecticut Estate Goes For $120 Million”.   Ladies and gentlemen, a new record has been set: Copper Beech Farm is now the most-expensive home sale in the United States–ever. The estate, at 499 Indian Field ...

“Try On” Your New Home Before Buying

Peter Lewis Creative, Investing, Legal, Success

It’s commonplace to try on suits, dresses, trousers or shoes before buying them. People instinctively know they need to try on clothes to be sure they fit, feel comfortable and are attractive on them. What about a home? Itís probably the most expensive purchase youíll ever make. Isnít it even more important to ìtry onî …

Ways Renters Lose Money

Peter Lewis Creative, Legal

Are you still renting a home or apartment for yourself or your family? If so, you’re losing money. Think about these three ways you lose money by renting: 1. You’re paying for someone else’s mortgage payment. You’re missing out on the appreciation that the property gives to the landlord. Appreciation is a term used in …

Tips to Maximize Your Home’s Value When You Sell

Peter Lewis Creative, Investing, Legal

First, do your homework. Find out the local market conditions for your neighborhood. Depending on your area, there may be better/worse times to sell. Once you’ve decided to sell, there are three different levels of service that you may want to consider: Sell the home yourself (FSBO) List your with a Discount / Flat fee …