Why Do Banks Do Short Sales?

by Vena Jones-Cox Question: What makes a bank decide whether to take a discount on a defaulted mortgage or not? And what formula do they use to decide how much to take? Some banks I’ve talked to have just said no to a discount right away, and others seem perfectly happy to negotiate any offer, […]

Affordable Housing Demand at an All Time High

By: Sean Carpenter Foreclosures, Foreclosures, Foreclosures. That is a very popular term these days and yet folks are queasy about the investment real estate market. Where do homeowners go when they lose their house? Market rate housing or subsidized housing? Traditionally, people do not have anything upon foreclosure and market rents are staying high in […]

Why “Buy And Hold” Isn’t What it Used to Be

By: Sean Carpenter Are you finding deals are getting tougher to close with the new restrictions banks are pushing on applicants? Is it taking longer to get a deal done? Have you stopped looking for new projects to acquire? The last few years have been a very difficult period in real estate history. Some markets […]

Uncle Sam is Willing to Fund Your Real Estate Deals! … CPIA, Tuesday, 3/15 6pm – 9pm

The Government Has Set Aside BILLIONS of Funds for Real Estate Investors and Developers Like You. Did You Get YOUR Check Yet? I have some exciting news! One of the nation’s leading experts on getting cash for your real estate deals from the government will be coming to speak to us at the next CPIA […]