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Top 7 Blogs for Real Estate Professionals

Jason Cohen is the founder and current leader of Jason Cohen Pittsburgh, an informal forum for real estate professionals in the city. Jason’s goal as a community figure is to ensure that real estate operatives of all skill levels have the tools and connections they...

Pro Tips for an Easy Move

This post was created with the help of our friends at Bellhops Moving   It’s finally here. After months of planning, preparation and growing excitement you are ready to move into your new home. But, there are a few things you can do to make the move as smooth as...

Great Apps for House Hunters

Jason Cohen Pittsburgh is a real estate professional currently living and working in Pittsburgh, PA. During his tenure as an investor, Jason came to understand the importance of embracing technology and shifting industry trends. Here, he outlines just a few apps that...

Decoration Mistakes No Tenant Should Make

Jason Cohen is a Pittsburgh-based real estate investor who specializes in multi-family housing. Over the course of his career, he has served as a landlord for a number of properties in the city. Here, Jason Cohen draws on his experience to point out mistakes that...

Benefits and Drawbacks of Co-Living

Jason Cohen Pittsburgh is a cross-field real estate advising group with a niche focus on multi-family housing. As a forum, JCP has considerable collective knowledge on a variety of commercial, residential, and corporate real estate arrangements. Here, founder Jason...

Tips For Handling Difficult Tenants

Jason Cohen is the founding member of Jason Cohen Pittsburgh, a real estate advising group that specializes in the niche of multi-family housing. Jason Cohen himself has spent over a decade revitalizing and operating multi-family properties, and is thus more than...

How to Find a Great Real Estate Agent

Jason Cohen is the founder and president of Jason Cohen Pittsburgh, an informal real estate group which provides constructive advice to professionals considering property investments. Given his near-constant interpersonal work with other professionals in the field,...

Affordable Renovations for the Savvy Investor

House flipping requires strategy. Savvy investors know that slapping on a fresh coat of paint and changing a few doorknobs won’t bring about a significant return on their investment. Jason Cohen, founder of the real estate advising group Jason Cohen Pittsburgh, realized this need for investment strategy when he bought his very first property. With the limited funds available to him at the time, Jason couldn’t afford to sink money into unneeded updates; he needed to plan out his renovations and open the property to tenants without going over a set budget. Working on that initial project, Jason Cohen learned that a few carefully chosen renovations could net him a larger return than a few haphazard repairs ever could. Aspiring house-flippers should consider undertaking these worthwhile and inexpensive updates when they purchase a property!

Do Your Clients Believe These Real Estate Myths?

Selling a house isn’t like hawking lemonade on the neighborhood corner. The process isn’t a simple offer and exchange; it’s a drawn-out process that requires careful handling and weeks – if not months – of considered negotiations. Unfortunately, not all buyers and sellers realize what they sign up for when they enter the housing market, or that the endeavor will take more than a chipper listing on Zillow and a friendly conversation at an open house.