Home Staging 101

Saturday, February 12

Is Home Staging Important? Let’s face it, an unfurnished home looks cold, empty, and unappealing. This look gives off a negative first impression.  Do you want your potential buyer’s first impression of a home you are trying to sell to be anything associated with feelings of coldness or emptynes...


Mortgage Assignments Fraud

Friday, February 11

Massachusetts rules against bank in Mortgage Assignment Fraud On January 7, 2011, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court issued an important ruling regarding foreclosures in U.S. Bank National Association vs. Antonio Ibanez.  To understand the verdict, it is first necessary to understand what ...


Why Are 2nd Position Lien Holders Not Discounting?

Tuesday, February 08

2nd Position Lien Holders unmotivated to discount their liens? In recent years, short sale investors would tell you the best type of short sale is one where there are multiple lien holders.  If you are not in the first lien position and the property goes to auction, then there is a good chance t...


Building Your Buyers' List

Tuesday, February 08

What is a Wholesaling ‘Buyers’ List? Simply put, the wholesaling buyers’ list is a list of potential investors or companies to whom you will be assigning your contracts for a profit.  After all, what good is finding sellers if you don’t have anyone to assign the contract to?  The following are...


What is the Texas Foreclosure Process?

Tuesday, February 08

Texas Foreclosure Process   Each state’s foreclosure process is different, and since there’s no place like Texas, they have their own unique foreclosure process as well.  Texas is a non-judicial state, meaning that the Texas foreclosure process takes place outside of the court system.  The fol...


Flipping Houses - Market Analysis

Monday, February 07

Flipping Houses – Tips for Smart Marketing Analysis When you are looking to purchase a property for a flip, you want to make sure that the area in which you are purchasing is a good area.  How can you tell and where can you find the information?  The purpose of this article is to instruct the ...