Erik J. Martin

Erik J. Martin, contributor

Erik J. Martin has written on real estate, business, tech and other topics for Reader's Digest, AARP The Magazine, and The Chicago Tribune.

Articles by Erik J. Martin

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2019 Real Estate Forecast

What do the experts say we can expect from real estate in 2019?

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What if I my buyer’s mortgage does not go through?

What can go wrong with the buyer’s mortgage? Almost anything, so make sure your prospect is mortgage-approved and keeps to the timeline specified in the contract.

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Why fall may be the best time to buy a home

This fall may be the best time to buy a home, judging from current real estate data and mortgage rate trends. Here’s why you might want to get off the fence now if considering a home purchase.

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Best places to buy a rental home

Check out this list of best places to buy a rental home. Because if you want to invest in rental real estate, you want a location that will provide the best return on your investment.