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Are You Ready To Purchase Your First Home

Are you ready to purchase your first home?

As the market become more stable, many people are considering whether or not they are ready to purchase their first home. This is a personal decision that should be based on your ability to pay back a loan and the commitment that purchasing a home involves. Your decision should not be based on interest rates […]

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Unleashing the Power of the Real Estate Investor’s Team

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It’s popular in writing business content to use the “toolbox” concept for things we use to conduct or market our business. You’ll see, put this real estate valuation tool into your toolbox to get to the right value of your next investment purchase. Or, your marketing toolbox isn’t complete without a Facebook Business Page. I […]

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Fix-To-Rent is Creating the Perfect Rental Home

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Foreclosure inventories are down, and many of those that are available are in pretty rough condition. The good news is that this situation is helping to reduce investor competition, as fix-to-rent is costlier and requires a lot more involvement on the part of the investor. Sure, you can turn over a rundown home to a […]

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Entry Level Rental Property Investing — Even if You’re Renting

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You want to be a real estate investor, but you don’t even own your own home. How can you make it happen? Especially when you check out your assets and cash and can’t find a 20% down payment anywhere in the pile, it looks impossible. You’ve toyed with the idea of buying a personal home, […]

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Buying Real Estate Notes for the Small Investor

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There is a lot of information out there about buying notes as a real estate investment niche strategy. It can be very profitable, particularly if you approach it with more than one strategic goal. There are investors doing this now, and some are helping homeowners to keep their homes while profiting in the process. The […]

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Should You Worry About a Housing Price Bubble?

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The Case-Shiller Home Price Index reported that home prices rose on average 5.7 percent in January from January the year before. That was pretty much as expected, but there was also a statement in the report that could raise alarms in some circles: “Home prices are rising very rapidly — twice the rate of inflation. […]

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