To estimate the costs of managing a property, add in items, such as insurance, homeowner's association fees and property taxes, and add those to an estimate of maintenance and other costs. The total likely ranges between... More » Business & Finance Real Estate

Some tips for selling standing timber include assessing the stand's value, advertising the sale to attract higher bids and making the harvest part of a cohesive forest management plan. Obtaining assistance from a profess... More » Business & Finance Industries

Condo association fees generally include property and building maintenance, building insurance and utilities, as stated by These fees do not include special assessments that the condo board may vote to ... More » Business & Finance Real Estate

Prospective homeowners can tell if homeowner association fees are reasonable by considering the condition of the common property, its ongoing maintenance needs, the amount of current HOA fees, how often and how much fees... More »

According to, as a cash-in-hand buyer, you are free from the closing costs associated with taking out a mortgage, but you will be expected to cover at least some of the costs related to escrow; document-transfe... More »

Average construction costs of homes vary from state to state due to the cost of local home building contractors and subcontractors, the cost of local building permits, applicable taxes and fees and land development costs... More » Business & Finance Real Estate

Homeowners association fees typically cover services offered to residents by the HOA or the city it operates within, and insurance, maintenance and repair for the common buildings in the neighborhood. Lawn care and pest ... More » Business & Finance Real Estate