The Life Cycle of an Estate

Deborah K. Vick

Some estate life cycles turn up very quickly, so that few years or even months separate the initial building and the final phase. In other cases, an estate may remain for several centuries in a single stage of its life cycle. It is impossible to indicate the average period for […]

Home Staging Strategies

Deborah K. Vick

Who are you preparing your home to sell to? You, as a home seller, have two initial choices. 1. Sell your home as a bargain to investors or bargain shoppers with limited income, or 2. Sell your home for top dollar to your target market. To prepare your home to […]

The Duty Of Confidentiality In Real Estate

Deborah K. Vick

In any Listing Agreement there is a point in time when the agency relationship ends. A Listing Agreement, as it is widely known, is none other than a contract between the rightful titleholder of an interest in land (the ‘Principal’) and a duly licensed real estate firm (the ‘Agent’), whereby […]

The Real Estate Market in Hong Kong Today

Deborah K. Vick

Now Hong Kong is a Special Administrative Region of China its star is rising as fast as China’s and the entire real estate sector in Hong Kong is benefiting. The physical geographic restrictions of Hong Kong mean that there is a finite supply of residential and commercial real estate available […]