Integrating Video into Real Estate Marketing

Saturday, March 05

Does integrating video into real estate marketing work? According to Black Box Social Media, social networking is the grouping of individuals into specific groups, like small rural communities or a neighborhood subdivision, if you will. Although social networking is possible in person, especial...


Popular Design Features for Homes

Wednesday, March 02

Comfort and Convenience Design Features for Homes In today’s competitive real estate market, when trying to sell a house, you want to understand what design features for homes buyers are looking for and effectively market those traits.  I read an informative article from www.blueridgenow.com di...


Return of the Adjustable Rate Mortgages

Tuesday, March 01

Adjustable Rate Mortgages making a comeback? After being exiled, these Adjustable Rate Mortgages appear to be making a comeback.A new survey of 112 lenders by mortgage giant Freddie Mac found that Adjustable Rate Mortgages are starting to attract applicants again. Adjustable rate mortgages accou...


Will Changes to HAFA Work?

Tuesday, March 01

Changes to HAFA needed to improve dismal performance The Home Affordable Foreclosure Alternatives, or HAFA, was launched in April 2010 to provide an incentive to servicers and investors to pursue alternatives to foreclosures in the form of pursuing short sales and deeds-in-lieu of foreclosure. ...


More Stringent Mortgage Lending Practices to Come?

Tuesday, March 01

Expect stricter mortgage requirements to shrink the buyer’s pool. When the government backs loans, there is less risk in loans, and the banks can have looser lending requirements and lower interest rates. When you remove the tax payers backing the loans, the loans become riskier, and as such, mor...


Newbie Real Estate Investing Tips That Work

Sunday, February 13

Real Estate Investing Tips That Work! Having success in Real Estate is not based on luck, a powerful family name, or a unique set of super skills. There is no special inherited gene that one must possess for success in this industry. One learns and profits in this business the same way that one ...