The Market for New Construction? Find a Builder With a Trade-In Program – Realty Times Anyone who has bought a new home knows it can be an exhilarating but nerve-wracking process — especially when it’s a new construction home. The dream of making memories in a place perfectly suited to your family is exciting — … Read More
Posted on Entrepreneur written by CEO of Marketplace Homes Mike Kalis To see how Marketplace Homes raises $5 Million in Growth Capital visit prweb It may seem counter-intuitive, but firing certain types of paying customers could actually help your company grow. You’ve probably heard the saying “cash is king” 10 million times. Well, that’s because it’s a true … Read More
Posted on Bigger Pockets by Mike Kalis – CEO As a property manager, I’ve learned to ask my newest clients a valuable question: “Why did you fire your previous property manager?” I’ve heard just about every answer in the book. However, three particular complaints tend to crop up the most: “Their marketing was abysmal — my home sat empty … Read More
Posted on Landlordology by Mike Kalis – CEO There’s a good reason the movie industry makes you sit through 30 minutes of previews before the main attraction begins: premarketing works. Even if a product isn’t available yet, there’s no harm in getting your audience excited about what’s to come. In fact, it’s a smart strategy—even in the real … Read More
Written by Mike Kalis in Think Realty Over the past few decades, real estate — like pretty much every industry on the planet — has undergone a huge transformation, thanks to technology. Let’s flash back to 1972 for a moment. Things were simple back then: A gallon of gas cost 55 cents, brand-new homes were … Read More
Forge new alliances to help drive margins in land-constrained markets, says BUILDER blogger Mike Kalis. By Mike Kalis As 2017 begins, U.S. builders are faced with figuring out how to overcome two of the same challenges as last year: lot shortages and escalating land costs. I don’t blame builders for feeling a little antsy about … Read More
Forge new alliances to help drive margins in land-constrained markets, says BUILDER blogger Mike Kalis. BUILDER By Mike Kalis CEO-Marketplace Homes As 2017 begins, U.S. builders are faced with figuring out how to overcome two of the same challenges as last year: lot shortages and escalating land costs. I don’t blame builders for feeling a … Read More
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