Understanding Your Rights When Interacting With A Security Guard

Posted on: 12 January 2015

Very few people understand the legal powers and responsibilities held by a security guard. Since a guard isn't technically a sworn police officer, some people assume that guards have no right to detain people or make arrests. However, this isn't always the case. By understanding the legal powers held by a security guard and knowing your rights when interacting with a guard, you can avoid legal troubles down the road. [Read More]

3 Common Safety Mistakes All Realtors Need To Avoid

Posted on: 12 January 2015

When most people think of dangerous jobs, they tend to think of that of a police officer or fire fighter--not a real estate agent, right? However, if you work as a real estate agent, you probably know that this particular line of work comes with its inherent risks and dangers. This is especially true when it comes to showing homes, as this often involves meeting up with strangers and taking them through vacant properties alone. [Read More]

Dos And Don'ts Of Buying A Foreclosed Home

Posted on: 12 January 2015

If you're looking to buy a home and want to get the most bang for your buck, you may want to consider looking at foreclosures as an option. After all, foreclosed (bank-owned) homes can cost just a fraction of a traditional home. Still, you should be aware that the process of purchasing a foreclosure can be a bit more complex and time consuming, which is why having an experienced real estate agency, like Mac's Realty Ltd, on your side is a must. [Read More]

3 Tips For Cleaning Your Outdoor Windows

Posted on: 12 January 2015

Outdoor windows can get very dirty. Over time they can become damaged with all the exposure to hard water and elements. Luckily, there are a couple things that you can do to make sure that you keep your windows in the best condition possible, and as clean as possible. Here are 3 tips for keeping your windows looking nice. 1. Use Vinegar One of the best ways to remove hard water stains is to use vinegar. [Read More]