Foreclosure Homes – Smart or Dumb Investing?

May 23, 2018

Mortgage affordability calculator, foreclosure, HUD homes

Analyzing Regional Real Estate Markets, Mortgage Affordability and HUD Foreclosures Many real estate investors are enamored by the idea of buying a foreclosure. And understandably so. On the face of it, you are being offering a killer deal in your dream location. For instance, you can buy a 3 bed-4 bath foreclosure on Eisenhower Avenue […]


Deed in Lieu of Foreclosure – the Good, the Bad and the Ugly

May 16, 2018

Pros and cons of deed in lieu of foreclosure as compared to foreclosure and short sale

Analyzing the Pros and Cons of a Deed in Lieu of Foreclosure Real estate analysts point out that foreclosure rates have been showing a downward trend since the subprime crisis. While this is correct, it is interesting to note that the number of foreclosures in 2016 were, in fact 30% higher than what they were […]


3 Steps to Success in the Foreclosure Market

March 1, 2018

Foreclosure Market Success Factors

Foreclosure purchases are on the rise in the United States, with reportedly over a million occurring in recent years. For anyone interested in setting foot in the foreclosure market, there are plenty of benefits that can be obtained. One thing to note is that foreclosures are generally very complicated, and even the slightest of mistakes […]


Essential Factors to Consider Before You Begin Flipping Houses

January 13, 2018

house flipping facts

  Flipping real estate has risen in popularity because of the money that one can make during the process. However, there are many risks involved, as one can lead themselves into quite a bit of difficulty if they lack certain qualities that ensure that the house they are flipping doesn’t end up becoming a nightmare […]


3 Core Qualities Real Estates Wholesalers Should Have

January 4, 2018

real estate wholesaler

  Real estate wholesale marketing is something that is increasing in popularity nowadays. There are quite a few reasons why this is happening. In essence, real estate wholesaling is when a party contracts a home from a seller and then continues to market it to other interested buyers.   The contract of the house is […]


Want to Sell Your Home Fast? Cheap Tips to Make it Move!

December 28, 2017

Home Sold Sign

Many times, when it comes to selling a home, those renovations that have been put off for a long time get done.  No one wants to buy a home with a bunch of holes in the wall due to pictures being hung or the scratched up linoleum due to the family pet.   With that […]


What Home Sellers Have to Watch Out for in 2018

December 26, 2017

Home for Sale

The housing market is always evolving.  If you are looking at homes for sale in 2018, there are some elements you need to watch out for.  Keep in mind that what applies in one area of the country may not apply in another. For this reason, it is best to do your own research and […]


Who Should I Use for My Real Estate Loan – A Mortgage Broker or a Bank?

December 19, 2017

Signing loan contract

The decision to buy a home should never be taken lightly. If home ownership is in your future, however, the time to prepare is now. Before perusing through listings of homes for sale in Alexandria VA take time to contemplate on how to finance this venture. Two of your main options are your local bank […]


Preparation is Key For A Smooth Closing

December 11, 2017

Signing Real Estate Contract

It can be an exciting and satisfying feeling closing on your home in Alexandria VA, although actually getting to that point can be the result of weeks or months of hard work. However, more and more lenders are carefully examining closing documents, especially as they are conscious of the new regulatory laws that have recently […]


Tips to Sell Your Home without Stress

December 6, 2017

Sold Sign in front of House

Selling your home can be quite a tiresome process, demanding a lot of time and energy. It’s nearly impossible to sell your home without feeling frustrated and stressed out. But at times, it’s all about correct explorations and making smart choices – in other words, there are plenty of ways to sell your home without […]