Archives for January, 2010


Investors Concepts

From the Millionaire Investor: "Many investors view their personal value by being able win low-ball offers, and that works fine in the wholesale market BEFORE ...

Here's the question...Can you "really" do all the rehab work on your project put more money in your pocket?    This is a question frequently pondered ...

HUD announced Friday that the 90 day title seasoning requirement on FHA, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac loans will be waived beginning February 1, 2010 ...

For 100+ years they have maintained a marketplace for us to buy, own and transfer real estate; protected our property ownership rights, and have helped ...

Too many of us seem to think that just by being in the commercial real estate investment business, we will somehow get customers and tenants. ...

Local Market Update

The Albuquerque Housing Inventory number is now under 5,600 - that's down 35% from the peak two years ago. Pending sales, our primary leading indicator, ...

Despite the economy's improvement and prodding from Congress, banks don't seem ready to open their purse strings just yet. Nationally, mortgage approval standards are tightening.

Foreign investors in real estate say they remain committed to the U.S. as their preferred real estate investment opportunity. The sentiment is underscored by a ...

In Part 1, I discussed the 3 keys to making money in real estate as a small investor. One, choose mastery and focus on one ...

One of the first blog posts on a website should arguably be some of the best. The main reason of course is because you want ...

Wheel Of Life

To determine if you are giving appropriate attention and setting worthy goals in all areas of your life, use the  "wheel of life" and rate ...

Realistic Expectations... This article will produce a lot of controversy. Oh well, here goes... Many investors that I meet have a high degree of unrealistic expectations.

In an economy as challenging as the one we are investing under as we enter the second decade of the 21st Century, the mantra “location, ...

In today's economy tenants are not just seeking the most economical rents but are searching for the best value in a potential rental home or ...

In Part 1, I discussed the 3 keys to making money in real estate as a small investor. One, choose mastery and focus on one ...

Happy New Year! with a new year here and many goals being written down and thought about. Now is the time to really put those ...

A breaking new short sale trend for 2010 is shaping up that you need to know about...$500,0000+ deals. That's right, loans with principal balances above ...

Sign, Sign, Everywhere A Sign. The Five Man Electrical Band sang it back it 1971, and many who follow commercial and residential real estate are ...

APR is an acronym for Annual Percentage Rate.It's a government-mandated calculation meant to simplify the comparison of mortgage options. A loan's APR can always be ...

A big misconception that many of us have is about being able to do a whole bunch of things at the same time and be ...