Texas is a very big state, nearly 900 miles from east to west, with dramatic diverse landscapes and over 500 cities to explore. This remarkable state is organized into seven regions, each with its own Texan personality. Texas real estate comprises of Texas homesites, farm and ranch properties, riverfront properties on … Read The Full Post
Imagine this: It’s been a few weeks since you first put out an advertisement on your house. You’ve already entertained so many potential buyers; however, no one has yet signified an interest to buy your home. Then, just when you least expect it, you receive word from an agent that their … Read The Full Post
Real estate investing is a complicated business and, as everyone involved in this line of work is sure to be aware of, it involves transactions that require certain seemingly inconsequential notices to be printed as well as transference of properties all of which must be documented and recorded as well as … Read The Full Post
Why offer seller financing when you sell?. A higher price, a good return on your money, a faster sale and to sell a property that is otherwise difficult to sell. Some good reasons, but how do you do it safely?.
1. Get a large downpayment. The most obvious way to be … Read The Full Post
The real estate market has slowed down in many areas that were booming over the last few years. Sellers in those areas got spoiled. It was only necessary to put a sign out front, and buyers came. Homes sold in a matter of days. This is no longer happening. If you … Read The Full Post
Real estate is not always an easy venture to be involved in. Mortgages are huge loans, and monthly payments can be extremely steep. Especially with the trend a few years back to give out sub-prime mortgages, there have been a lot of foreclosures lately. But foreclosure should be avoided at all … Read The Full Post
Preventing Downfalls With Your First Home. Walking into your first home is a large step to take. It is an entirely different process that you will follow, with an entirely new set of rules to begin learning. Because of the large changes that occur with buying a first home, there are … Read The Full Post
People who are selling their home in order to buy another frequently put a “coinciding settlements” clause into their contract offer on the new home. One reason for doing this is so they can move from one home to the other at the same time.
Coinciding Moving Day?.
One reason people … Read The Full Post
Nothing down?. Exactly why would a seller want to walk away from closing with nothing?. The truth is, they normally wouldn’t, and that brings up the most important point about real estate investing with no downpayment: A seller almost always needs cash at closing, but it doesn’t have to be YOUR … Read The Full Post
Every real estate investing deal is an opportunity for both profit and education. Well my first deal was a good combination of both. When I decided I wanted to get involved in real estate investing it took me eight months to decide to do my first deal.
This particular deal came … Read The Full Post