Five Important Things We Look For When Buying a House

Posted on: August 17th, 2017 by , No Comments

Story and photos by: Chris Wakefield At Buy to Renew we take pride in renewing our communities and neighborhoods one house at a time. When we scout for potential houses at purchase and renew there are a few key factors we look for. To make the most of our investment and provide the best house for potential renters, we take a few very important things into consideration. Location As with anything

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Five Reasons to Sell Your House to Buy To Renew

Posted on: August 10th, 2017 by , No Comments

  At Buy To Renew we are committed to finding homes from sellers and renewing them to their best condition. We specialize in creating solutions for all sellers. Here are six great reasons why you should chose us when selling your home.   We Pay Cash Payment is one of the most difficult buyers has have to go through. Since we pay cash, every time, for all the houses we

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Buy To Renew Neighborhood of the Month – Kennedy King

Posted on: August 4th, 2017 by , No Comments

Story and photos by: Chris Wakefield   The Kennedy-King neighborhood is placed right in the heart of the Old Northside of Indianapolis. It’s borders stretch from 22nd street to the north, 16th street to the south, the Monon Trail to the east, and Central Ave. to the west. Nestled at the center of this neighborhood is it’s namesake. The Martin Luther King Memorial Park, which encompasses the iconic and inspiring

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Are We Slumlords?

Posted on: August 2nd, 2017 by , No Comments

A Slumlord is “a landlord who receives unusually large profits from substandard properties” according to Merriam-Webster Dictionary. Most of these properties are located in low-income and rough neighborhoods and their residents are considered to have no choice when it comes to housing. We buy to renew… If this is the case, how can beggars be choosers?  Renters in this areas have to settle for what is available to them and

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6 Ways The Real Estate Market Is Changing

Posted on: July 28th, 2017 by , No Comments

The real estate market is a lot different than it was 20 or even 10 years ago. Several factors have made it harder to sell a house. If you’re thinking of selling your house through a real estate agent or in a For Sale by Owner transaction, you’ll need to take the following 6 game- changers into account. 1. The Population Is Aging With the Baby Boomers getting older and

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How To Really Analyze Your Investment Property

Posted on: July 21st, 2017 by , No Comments

   Is your investment property the “passive” investment that you thought it would be? Or are you the one taking the calls at 3AM or dealing with a property management company that’s causing more trouble than it’s worth? We buy a lot of properties from “tired landlords” that are sick of dealing with bad tenants and houses that are breaking down. If you’re investing in an income property for the

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Sell A House Fast in Indianapolis: 5 Tips For Success

Posted on: July 19th, 2017 by , No Comments

Have plans and need to sell a house fast in Indianapolis? Here are 5 proven tips that are sure to help you sell your house quickly. No. 2 might surprise you.

What Hazards Lie in Your House?

Posted on: July 12th, 2017 by , No Comments

Is your house safe? Are you sure? Houses, especially older houses, tend to have a lot of safety issues. Some of the dangers are nearly impossible to fix without spending a large amount of money. If you don’t address the problems, your house becomes uninhabitable and you could be at risk of a lawsuit from tenants. To avoid these headaches, many owners sell their homes to house buying companies like

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“We Buy Houses” Scams In Indianapolis and How To Avoid Them

Posted on: July 5th, 2017 by , No Comments

Maybe you’ve seen those signs in Indianapolis that say ‘we buy houses’ and thought, ‘are those we buy houses scams?’ It could be…here’s how to tell.

What To Know About Cash Transactions

Posted on: June 28th, 2017 by , No Comments

  Wondering what it would be like to sell your house for cash? Oh, you’re not familiar with cash sales? That’s perfectly understandable. After all, it isn’t the most common way to buy or sale a house. Most of the time, people buy houses by taking out a mortgage. Cash transactions are different in almost every way. Here’s how. Cash Transactions Are Quick Selling a house the usual way takes

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