Preparing for Hurricane Sandy

As Sandy heads for the Northeast today, homeowners should do last minute checks to make sure that their home is safe. 1.? Walk the exterior of your home, checking for any low-hanging branches.? If it seems that a branch is weak, trim it, if possible.? Look for any...

Is Land a Good Investment?

Buying land is an entirely speculative game– if you bought land in California in the 1970s, you may be reaping the rewards; but if you bought that same land in 2006, it’s worth just a fraction of what it once did.? Real estate investors see buying land as...