Archives for September, 2009


Throw out the books, tapes and the methods we relied on when purchasing investment properties a year ago.  Everything has changed.  Real estate investors are ...

For 100 years plus, the REALTOR association on the national, state and local levels has protected the rights of real estate consumers to buy, own ...

Single-family Housing Starts rose for the 4th straight month in July, another sign that the battered housing market may be making its comeback.

I really believe it is smart thing to study others who are successful in the field you desire to be successful in. Don’t you? With ...

If you're making and putting up bandit signs yourself, then 1) May God help you, and 2) Here are some helpful tips for getting them ...

MALIBU, CA - A Wells Fargo executive, Cheronda Guyton, allegedly moved into a $12 Million Wells Fargo REO foreclosure with her husband and two children.  Reports indicate that ...

“Do not be scared of notes. They are one of the best opportunities today,” so said Scott Bleazard, Sr. Vice President of Kingston Management Services ...

Housing Starts soared in June, thumping analyst expectations for the second straight month.

According to recent research from ForeclosureListings.com, there have been decreases in the number of foreclosure filings in each state and increases in prices in many ...

WARNING - What I call “the WRONG way to do short sales,” is a practice that is gaining significant popularity as of late but could land those who ...

Planning — This goes hand in glove with your Vision and Goals. The poor investor reacts to things as they happen to him, winging it from ...

Tighter mortgage guidelines since late-2008 are forcing home buyers to make bigger downpayments.  Anecdotally, the change has led to a surge in buyers taking gifts of ...

Real estate investing is a journey not a destination.  Reading a book, listening to a CD or attending a seminar will not equip you with the ...

I'd like to share my experience using Magic Jack (as seen on TV) to make phone calls, but first I'll give a quick history of ...

For those of you who have sat through one of my Spokesperson Training seminars, you know I am a big proponent of “3’s,” that as ...

It may be difficult to sell a home or investment property in today’s market, especially as prospective buyers delay their purchases in expectations of ...

Should homeowners who need a short sale hire a real estate agent / Realtor® or an investor for their short sale?  After conducting a detailed ...

Once again, the housing market is showing that its worst days may be over.

Having a vision and goals means having a road map, and knowing where you want to go before you get there. A vague notion of ...

My good friend of many years called me the other day in a panic. He was well behind in payments on an investment property he ...

It looks like banks are less scared of mortgage loans these days.

Real estate investing is a journey not a destination.  Reading a book, listening to a CD or attending a seminar will not equip you with the ...