Archives for May, 2009


Whether it be challenging financial and economic times, like today, or the ‘best of times’ in real estate, predicting potential trends and marketplace returns is ...

Abandoned Houses are one of, if not the most overlooked, yet profitable niches in residential real estate investing. These days, people are abandoning their houses ...

70% of renters today begin their search for new apartment searches using the internet. If you are not using the internet’s power to let the ...

We are all (99% of us) struggling right now. That’s a fact. No matter where your income falls, whether you have more than the average ...

I'm 43 years old (I know I don't look it).  This evening, I spent half an hour writing out instructions to my loved ones for ...

I read an interesting article where three of the most prominent professionals in real estate shared their thoughts on the challenges facing commercial real ...

Whenever I hear about "the real estate market" on the news I hear all kinds of interesting predictions. Prognostications abound in the news industry these ...

I hear this question all the time… “Sean, between working a full time job and family time, I’m left with no extra time to find the ...

Great question! Here are 3 ways to help you decide what price to offer:

Today there are two kinds of bankruptcy: Chapter 7 and Chapter 13. Chapter 7 bankruptcy is also known as total liquidation. It involves total liquidation ...

These days, it seems like a lot of real estate investors are turning to online ventures in an effort to grow their businesses. As the ...

Do you have a problem with problems? Do you actually welcome problems? If you are like most apartment property owners the answer is definitely NO! ...

Have we hit bottom, yet? If the U.S. Treasury had a dollar for every time its has been asked by the media – both traditional ...

What is it that we like to do every spring? Many people till up some ground, remove the weeds, add a little fertilizer, plant the ...

This is part 3 of a 3 part series on loan mods for investors.  If you're considering a loan mod, please make sure you read ...

When conforming mortgages adjust, they're often tied to an interest rate index called LIBOR.LIBOR is an acronym for London Interbank Offered Rate. But what LIBOR ...

Monday, mortgage markets improved with news of ne swine flu cases.

Lately, I have run across many, many great apartment deals all over the US with tremendous cash flow and upside. More so than last year ...