Real Estate

What is the use of virtual assistants?

The advent of online technology has changed the workforce forever. Outsourcing has been common since the 1980s, but at the time, a contractor still had to go to the office to get information and bring it to their office to do the job.Now, a virtual assistant can live literally anywhere they have access to the Internet. Virtual assistants understand how

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Real Estate

Renovations must meet all industry standards

Once the construction project concept has been formalized and you are comfortable with the costs within your budget, you can move on to the blueprint stage. The good thing about going through the stages before these is that you are now much more informed. You are in control of the process and can make reasonable decisions regarding the design of

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Real Estate

Bails are not fair!

Why are some bonds better than others? Why can small ones be harder to come by than big ones?Construction companies are among the most important clients of a binding company. They are the source of the performance and payment bonds that guarantee your construction contracts. For a surety company (surety), these are probably the largest and most lucrative transactions. So

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Real Estate

Foreclosure Cleaning Business: How To Prevent Bills For Completed Jobs From Burning

The foreclosure cleaning industry remains a relatively new business sector that has come to life in the last three years. Cleaning up foreclosures, or REO trash, involves tidying up, cleaning, and maintaining homes that have been foreclosed upon. Duties involve everything from removing debris from properties, to minor repairs, inspections, securing homes by fitting windows and doors and changing locks,

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Real Estate

Tea "Pack-out content" Trap and how to escape from it

"Contents packaging" is a term used by fire and water restoration contractors and insurance companies. It is the process in which the contractor sends trucks, boxes and workers to your home. They pack up all damaged personal property in your home or business and transport it back to your warehouse. Once the personal property is in storage, the contractor begins

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Real Estate

Performance Bonds: How to Avoid Collateral

This is a nasty topic. Not because surety is inherently bad, but because it is a subject of great distress for contractors and their insurance / surety agents. For instance: Why is the surety company taking money from me when can see Am I in a weak cash position? I need it to successfully complete the new project. Won't you

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