Category Archives: Real Estate

Articles on real estate purchases for buyers and investors.

Invest in Real Estate Without Purchasing a Property

Where Do I Get the Money to Invest? You can use money you have in savings or a retirement account (IRA or 401K) to invest in real estate.  The money in the retirement account would have to be transferred to … Continue reading

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An Important Tip for Short Sale Buyers

Assuming you have already selected your property and the Lender has approved the short sale, there is one important thing that you, the Buyer, should do to protect yourself.  I recommend that you always hire a Real Estate Attorney to shadow the deal.  Most Lenders require the … Continue reading

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How do I choose the right Real Estate Agent?

The first thing to evaluate is the reason you need a real estate agent.  Are you selling, buying or investing?  It is possible that you may need more than one agent.  Although a real estate license generally allows an agent … Continue reading

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Frank-Dodd Act…Should home-buyers put down 20%?

Both the National Association of Realtors (NAR) and the National Association of Mortgage Brokers (NAMB) have issued a call to action to their membership to contact their legislators to voice their displeasure with the new regulation regarding “Qualified Residential Mortgages.”  … Continue reading

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