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There is simply no way to be thriving in real estate a year or more from now without going back to basics. Stop resisting that terminology by bringing up technology and all the other bells and whistles about the way we do business. The most basic of all basics is prospecting and connecting with a...
When all is said and done, there is a bit of truth in everything. There are negatives: qualifying for a loan is more difficult (thank goodness) than in the 4 years past; there are markets that have suffered 30+% declines in sales, inventories are way up; and the sub-prime tsunami is still rocking...
Many amateur real estate investors are lured into real estate investing by the promise of quick, easy money with no money down, but it's NOT a get rich quick field. In fact it takes much research and countless hours of experience to hit the goals many investors want to hit. The good news is that ...
Taxes are an integral part of successful real estate investing, and they often make the difference between positive cash flow and negative cash flow. Be sure to familiarize yourself with all the different tax situations, and see how they can be manipulated to your advantage. Until you have some e...
The swings of the economy influence in the real estate market. Factors like access on the credit, monetary stability, growth of the economy, generate conditions propitious to conduct real estate operations. A buying market characterized by more buyers than sellers, distinguishes by prices in rise...
Not only do you have to understand what type of mortgage you should choose, you have to understand the costs associated with your mortgage. All of these costs will be paid upon closing your mortgage.Purchase PointsPurchase points, also known as a "buy-down" or "discount points," are an up-front f...
A SURVEY OF 100 powerful men in all career sectors, conducted for the luxury-lifestyle monthly Class, found that 7 in 10 attributed their success to their mothers. Among the men highly loyal to their moms are George W. Bush and Prince Charles.
AMERIDREAMThe AmeriDream program offers gift funds up to 10% of the home's purchase price which do not have to be paid back. Buyers must agree however, to return any funds that are not used toward down payments or closing costs and to return the funds if the sale of the home does not close on the...
The Internet is a global market but where communication always takes place between people. It is therefore imperative to draw the first profile of demand, and then adapt our service to it. In an environment where the demand comes from multiple countries, people located at different places, with d...
It is important that in establishing a website, it is intended under which the business models will be operating in such a way that the expectations of income, participation and maintenance strategies are appropriate to that required by the model selected. Generating a new business model means cr...