“The FHA Loan Affordability Act of 2019”

June 19, 2019

The House Financial Services Committee passed a bill Wednesday that would limit mortgage insurance payments on loans backed by the Federal Housing Administration. The bill – H.R. 3141, “The FHA Loan Affordability Act of 2019” – would repeal FHA’s policy that requires borrowers to pay mortgage insurance for the life of the loan. Instead, payments […]


The Real Estate Outlook for 2019: Waiting for Millennial’s?

May 2, 2019

As the year begins, the U.S. housing market doesn’t look very bright. Demand will likely stay depressed through 2019: Supply shortages are keeping prices high, especially in gateway cities where much of the job growth is occurring. Add to that higher interest rates, which are keeping existing homeowners from moving up the property ladder. However, […]


Top 10 States With The Highest Foreclosure Rates

April 5, 2019

What are the 10 states with the highest foreclosure rates in the country?  The folks at ATTOM Data took a deeper dive into their recent foreclosure report to uncover the top 10 states with the highest activity.  Topping the list is New Jersey with a foreclosure rate of 1 in every 1,006 housing units receiving a foreclosure […]


A couple tips for real estate investing

August 22, 2018

If you are considering real estate investing as your next goal, then you need to be ready invest your time, effort and knowledge. It will also require a change in attitude to this business. Here are some useful recommendations for those, who are thinking about becoming an investor. Change your mindset The first step that […]


4 Ways To Maximize Your Rental Property Bottom Line

March 16, 2018

Owning a rental property is more than simply finding a tenant and waiting for the rent on the first of the month. While anyone can passively manage a rental, there are a few important actions you need to take if you want to maximize your bottom line. Like anything else in real estate, it is […]


Real Estate Lead Generation 101

February 17, 2016

What are the best real estate lead generation options today? Where and how can real estate agents, investors and other related industry professionals generate more leads for buying, selling and renting properties? What are some of the little known benefits, and pitfalls of common real estate lead generation channels today? Here are 12 ways for real estate […]


Technology vs. People Skills: Which Real Estate Strategies Will Win?

February 10, 2016

The real estate industry caters to independent strategies. For every investor, there is another way to go about conducting business. Some may prefer to utilize the convenience of technology while others want to maintain personal relationships. However, for one reason or another, there remains a void between these two independent strategies. Smart investors will figure […]


Real Estate Investing As A Business

February 3, 2016

“Investment is most intelligent when most business like” – Warren Buffett If investing is better when conducted most business like, does it mean that more real estate investors ought to be investing in a more businesslike fashion? Should every real estate investor be investing as a business? What does that really mean? What does it look […]


Housing Still The Best Investment Tool Of A Lifetime

January 27, 2016

Many people are still wondering whether or not real estate is one of the best investment strategies for long-term wealth building. Is investing in homes still a smart investment for the average individual? Is a home still the best investment of a lifetime for most Americans? If so, why are some pessimists still questioning the rebound […]