Do You Need Private Mortgage Insurance?

Do You Need Private Mortgage Insurance?

3 Reasons to Hire A Real Estate Agent When Purchasing Commercial Land

by Luke Fields

This article is going to discuss 3 excellent reasons why you should consider hiring a real estate agent when you are looking into purchasing commercial land. 

They Know How Busy the Area Is

When considering where you want to purchase land and build your business, you are going to want to think about how busy the location is. For most businesses, you are going to want to build in a busy location so that you can have a lot of customers coming into your business. A real estate agent is going to be very familiar with the area where you are looking at commercial land, and they are going to know what areas are busy and great for businesses, and what areas may not be the best. 

They Are Familiar with Surrounding Businesses

When you look at a piece of commercial land, you are not only going to want to focus on the piece of land that you are looking at, but you are also going to want to take into consideration what is around it. If there are other businesses around the land, you are going to want to know a bit about what these businesses are and if they are successful. You are also going to want to know any issues that the businesses may have with the area that would make you not want to buy the land. A lot of this information is going to be known by your real estate agent, thus saving you a lot of time and research of your own. 

They Know the History of the Land

When you look at a potential piece of land that you would like to purchase to build your business on, you can only see what is before you. While this is going to be helpful, it won't show you the whole picture. However, if you hire a real estate agent to show you different commercial properties, they are going to be able to tell you all about their history. This is going to include whether or not the property is prepared for water and electric, if anything used to be built on the property, etc. This information is very pertinent to whether or not you are going to purchase the piece of commercial land, so having this information given to you, and having all of your questions answered, is going to help you to make the most informed decision. 

To learn more about the process, contact companies like The Schueler Group.


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Do You Need Private Mortgage Insurance?

Welcome to my website. My name is Larry Silva, and I want to talk a bit about private mortgage insurance. You may have heard the term PMI mentioned when you were in the process of purchasing real estate. When I first heard my lender talking about PMI, I was very confused. It was my realtor who sat me down and explained what private mortgage insurance was and when someone is required to purchase it. He told me that PMI is not lifelong insurance; it can be cancelled when the mortgage principal balance reaches a certain point. Once it was explained to me, private mortgage insurance was no longer a mystery or a confusing concept. I would like to pass on what I learned and hope that you find it to be of value.