Trending – Boomerang Buyers

The term “boomerang buyers” refers to the 10 million Americans who were forced into a foreclosure during the housing market crash and Great Recession between 2007 and 2009. Anyone who is forced into a foreclosure must wait 7 years before

Posted in Foreclosures

What Will Increase Home Equity?

Equity is one of the primary reasons to own a home, and it is why real estate is often quoted as a good investment. It is defined as the home’s value and the owner’s total debt to the house, or

Posted in Real Estate

Real Estate Term of the Day – End Loan

An End Loan is a specific type of long-term loan than a borrower uses to pay off a short term loan, such as a construction loan. This loan might be a combined with a construction loan, so that the borrower

Posted in Real Estate

Marketing For Small Real Estate Businesses

If you are a part of a small business, it can feel hard to keep up with big name companies who have a budget for extraordinary marketing efforts. It can be daunting, because the methods that they use to pull

Posted in Real Estate

Will Rising Interest Rates Hurt Investment?

With the Fed planning to raise interest rates again, it is only a matter of time before the cyclical trend kicks in and home sales stall, as buyers are nervous about high rates and increasing mortgages. But, the question is,

Posted in Foreclosures

Real Estate Term of the Day – Distressed Sale

A distressed sale is almost exactly what it sounds like, meaning it is when a property or other asset is sold in an urgent manner. These types of sales often lead to a net loss for the seller because the

Posted in Real Estate Tagged with: , , ,

3 Properties to Consider for Retirement

Retirement can be a tricky subject, especially when it comes to planning living arrangements and expenses. The easiest option is retiring and staying in the house you already live in, because you’ve already put in the work to own it

Posted in Real Estate

Top Real Estate Tips for 2018

The year is just about half-way over, and several trends have made themselves known for real estate. In a market dominated by lots of demand and little supply, it can be tricky to navigate how to sell a home for

Posted in Real Estate Tagged with: , , , ,

Real Estate Term of the Day – Land Flip

A Land Flip occurs when a group of buyers comes together to trade pieces of undeveloped land between them. This inflates the property price beyond the market value, and it is considered a fraudulent practice. It is considered fraudulent because,

Posted in Real Estate Tagged with: , , , , , ,

Why You Should Sell Your Home This Year

If you have been considering selling your home, it might be worth listing it before the year is up. Multiple reports and surveys have come up showing significant buyer and seller optimism for this year, with 31% of people in

Posted in Real Estate