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Countrywide is looking for another hand to right the ship! -Facing a cash crunch, embattled mortgage lender is looking to strike deal similar to Bank of America bailout, paper reports.-- Troubled mortgage lender Countrywide Financial is putting together its second multi-billion dollar bailout pla...
Sarasota market continues to be bright spot in Florida real estateSales of homes and condominiums compiled in the Sarasota MLS system, and sales within the Sarasota-Bradenton Metropolitan Service Area (MSA), are continuing to reflect strength compared to the overall state of Florida.Statistics in...
The investing world is full of traps and our brains are wired to lead us into them.Most investors think too much and end up making the wrong moves. Follow these 8 guidelines and make the right ones. Avoid the "sure thing" Your "seeking system" is especially turned on by the prospect of a big scor...
  Address: Lot3 Block 1141 Barry StreetCity: North PortState: FLZip: 34286Country: USAPrice: $18,000 Check it out at GulfsideLand.comLot Size: approximately 10000 sqftStatus: Active  Full Description: Wonderfull vacant lot in south Sarasota County. Easy access to Interstate and local shopping. Bu...
The Fed may well end up slashing interest rates, but the Greenspan era of pumping up market bubbles with repeated cuts is over... It may be the most important development to emerge from the recent market turbulence: The Federal Reserve, under Chairman Ben Bernanke, is going back to being a centra...
Fellow Real Estate Professionals, FYI.. And for your reading pleasure.. Here is the latest on the Liquidity Crisis that the Mortgage Industry is now facing, which is obviously effecting us all. Please take the time to read, and feel free to call me with any questions.. Enjoy! Current State of Mor...
Hello All, Following is a quote from Ben Stein, who I believe to be a very clear thinker.  I hope it provides as much clarity for you as it did for me. Enjoy your weekend!  -- Lee The subprime meltdown and its effect on the credit market is taking its toll on the equity markets around the globe. ...
 I know during lean times like now others in our business have drained thier savings and even tapped into the equity of our own homes just to stay afloat. Now it seems that the mortgage companies have been in the same boat with us bailing out the water with our shoes as buckets. Mortgage lender C...
Beautiful Bradenton and Manatee County Florida The jewel of southwest Florida's gulf coast, Manatee County lies along the Gulf of Mexico between Sarasota and Tampa. Here, residents enjoy an incomparable quality of life defined by 150 miles of shoreline along the Gulf, Sarasota and Tampa Bays, and...
Highest-Depreciating and Most-apreciating Areas across the Nation The value of midsize and large homes declined more in the last year than the value of small single-family residences, according to a second-quarter analysis by real estate Web site Zillow.com.The value of single-family homes smalle...

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