Archives for August, 2009


WASHINGTON, DC - A federal court ruled last week that Countrywide, formerly the largest mortgage company but now owned by Bank of America, must ...

If, as President William Jefferson Clinton noted, we live in a global society, then it is incumbent upon us to take into consideration the thoughts, ...

Which Guru is For You?

OK there are plenty of so called Real Estate experts out there right now. Touting their praises of how they have made a zillion dollars ...

The number of homes under contract to sell rose in June .

I don't know if it is because I am just stubborn by nature or if it was because when I was a kid I was ...

Top 13 Realtor Blogs

Top 13 Real Estate Blogs If you are looking for an informative real estate blog to get up-to-date information and exchange your views, here are thirteen ...

NASHVILLE, TN - At 6AM on Saturday morning, with the sun just beginning to take flight over the horizon, while in the solitude of birds ...

The economic downturn, rise in unemployment to nearly two-decade highs, and tightening of lending standards have forced many American families to default on their mortgages ...

First of all I think it is always about price, however marketing is very important as well. I know that sounds wishy washy but what ...

One of the things that I spent a lot of time on at my recent Investor Discovery Day Event was the change of investment models. ...

Americans are feeling better about their budgets right now, raising the possibility of a full economic recovery.

The Department of the Treasury is about to release a plan geared towards making the short sale process faster and easier. Representatives from 25 major mortgage servicers ...

In the general investment theory “buy low and sell high” is the paradigm of investing. In real estate investing, which is subject to multiple influences ...

A failing grade. Really? Not even a “C?” At least try and some homeowners will be helped.

I am still amazed after all the years as an investor, the unbelievable amount of people out there, who still to this day, really do ...

The Journal of Commerce-Economic Cycle Research Institute index of global industrial prices moved into positive territory for the first time in almost a year in ...

You bet there is! Wholesaling, taking over properties subject to, and options are great ways for new investors or those with limited funds to break ...

Intense regulatory scrutiny has prohibited the practice of back-to-back closings that allowed investors to close both property purchase and resale transactions simultaneously using the resale ...

Well we all know these days the world of Real Estate investing is in the tank (so to speak). No need to go into all ...

Many homebuyers and investors have been reeling about how difficult it is to get credit from conventional lenders. Indeed, banks have tightened credit to the ...

In choosing its 2009 lineup of Top 100 Places To Live In America, Relocate America focused on areas with stable local economies and in which ...