8 hours ago The real estate buying cycle isn’t as fast as it used to be. The typical American homeowner now expects to stay in their home for a median of 10 years, the highest tenure rate we’ve seen in years, according to the National Association of Realtors. This makes it crucial for real estate agents to find …
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Just Now Bill Golden ([email protected]) is a Realtor with ReMax Metro Atlanta Cityside and has been in real estate in intown Atlanta for 27 years. He also is a home-improvement enthusiast who has bought, renovated and sold many homes of his own.
1 hours ago Life of a Real Estate Agent – If Only This Was True. Don’t we all hang out at Starbucks surfing Facebook and Google Plus, telling our families we are pulling listing and comps for a new client. Mother finally feels I made it because I drive a nice car, that is always clean because the big commission I get from leasing apartments such as
4 hours ago Announce successful home sales and real estate news items on your Facebook page, invite followers to open houses on Twitter and post gorgeous pictures from your latest listings on Instagram to stay on homebuyers’ radars. Social sites such as Facebook are beneficial because they open up two-way communications with potential clients.
1 hours ago George Sudol is the Broker/Owner of Bay Area Realty Services, a successful San Francisco Bay Area residential Real Estate firm. He also owns and operates Bay Area Mortgage Alliance, a California residential mortgage lending brokerage.
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8 hours ago Vivi Chan is a Realtor with Coldwell Banker/Cornish & Carey, the dominant real estate company in Northern California, for 25 years. During this time, she has consistently been among the top 1%-3% of agents in the company. She is an effective and technologically savvy agent representing clients in the center of the Silicon Valley.
1 hours ago A TIC (Tenancy In Common) property is one where two or more people co-own a single piece of real estate without a “right of survivorship”. This type of co-ownership allows each co-owner to sell his/her ownership interest or to pass on his/her ownership interest upon death. The broader terms “fractional ownership”, “shared ownership
Just Now June 2011 State of the Bay Area Real Estate Market & Loans. Interest rates have recently continued their downward movement and we are now back down to an Avg Rate of 4.375% for a 30-Yr Fixed Conforming Loan with 0 Pts and 4.5% for a 30-Yr Fixed High Balance Conforming Loan with 0 Pts.. Recently, the 10-year Treasury yield fell to its lowest level since November 2010, an indication that
9 hours ago There are many reasons real estate auctions are viewed in this fashion when it comes to the sale of multi-million-dollar properties. After all, auctions were the chief tool used to liquidate many properties during the Great Depression, and the images of those sales on the courthouse steps have burned deep and lasting impressions into America’s memory.
1 hours ago How Does a Bridge Loan Work Real Estate. While a bridge loan does give the borrower flexibility in terms of not having to rush a sale or purchase – or move twice, it does come with challenges. For starters, borrowers must have the financial ability to take on two mortgage payments with accruing interest. And, while terms vary, these short
6 hours ago Whether you are a real estate agent, a developer or in property management, a brochure can be a powerful marketing tool for your business, if it is done properly. We are surrounded with all kinds of brochures. It could be a direct mail piece that came through the mail showcasing a house being sold in the neighborhood. Maybe it is a brochure
4 hours ago These solutions are changing real estate to be more efficient and engaging, which makes sense given real estate is likely the biggest purchase someone will ever make. Let’s dive into some of the more innovative apps and software platforms. RentalRoost is a rental search firm that is using Big Data to aid in the search process. This is a
3 hours ago Most real estate loans used to originate the purchase of a home in California are non-recourse loans, which means that the lender cannot go after you for a deficiency judgment after the sale has completed. 5.Last but not least, you are expected to demonstrate hardship to your lender(s) as part of your application for acceptance of the short
8 hours ago Kenneth Robillard is semi-retired after forty years in the real estate industry as a real estate broker, escrow agent, lender, and trainer. He is a long time advocate for transparency and higher professional standards in organized real estate.
5 hours ago Here are some strategies to consider: You can hire a real estate company to just “lease” your property for 5-6% of the lease amount obtained or (in some cases) 50% of 1 month’s rental amount (referred to as “1/2 month’s lease-up”). In this case, you would either put a home warranty plan in place to take care of any repair needs that
7 hours ago Mortgage refinancing has been a major factor in the Real Estate recovery these past 2 years. Most homeowners have taken advantage of historically low-interest rates through a rate and term refinance. Some have even shortened the length/term of their mortgage while maintaining a lower monthly payment.
8 hours ago AVANA Capital, a Glendale, Arizona-based commercial real estate lender, is one of a handful of companies entering into secondary market lending with a nationwide product offering of loan products for use by banks and commercial mortgage brokers.
4 hours ago Justin Shum, CEO of Avenue, a new real estate app that treats home buying like dating, is a first time homeowner and serial entrepreneur. He previously founded and was CEO of ReadyChat, a leading live chat services provider for real estate industries. Justin’s experience at ReadyChat, coupled with his personal frustration with the home buying process led him to create this new venture.
7 hours ago George Sudol is the Broker/Owner of Bay Area Realty Services, a successful San Francisco Bay Area residential Real Estate firm. He also owns and operates Bay Area Mortgage Alliance, a California residential mortgage lending brokerage. Please feel free to contact George or one of his loan officers for a precise mortgage calculation to see
1 hours ago A seasoned mortgage and real estate professional he manages a commanding position in the industry and has been on CNBC, NPR and has been quoted in numerous publications, voicing his views at the White House and Congress to see positive change in the industry and push out the unethical brokers who have shady practices.
Real estate is generally a great investment option. It can generate ongoing passive income and can be a good long-term investment if the value increases over time.
Real estate is often a referral-based business. Those who are involved in the business longer typically are the most successful. Those with 16 years or more experience earned the highest real estate income: approximately $78,850 on average.
Dallas tops the list of real-estate markets over the period studied, exhibiting strong price appreciation, while remaining a market in which investors saw strong rents relative to property values.
Manhattan real estate is the most expensive in the US per square foot with some properties topping $10,000: Study. Move over San Francisco — the Big Apple tops Silicon Valley as most expensive place to live in the United States, a new study shows.