Category Archives: Raleigh Forclosure & REO Real Estate

Foreclosures ease up in the third quarter


Foreclosures have strained the real estate market over the past several years, but the pressure seems to be easing up, according to CNN Money. A recent RealtyTrac report indicates that foreclosures dropped in 62 percent of the nation’s largest metro … Continue reading

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Raleigh area One of the Top place to flip houses.


House flipping’s status as an aspirational American pastime took hits during the recession but, like disco or SUVs, it has never gone extinct. It is returning — with a vengeance. Cable TV shows glorify expert flippers and infomercials flog seminars … Continue reading

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Decline in Shadow Inventory Parallels Drop in Non-Distressed Inventory: Both Help Prices


CoreLogic® (NYSE: CLGX), a leading provider of information, analytics and business services, reported today that the current residential shadow inventory as of April 2012 fell to 1.5 million units, representing a supply of four months. This was a 14.8 percent … Continue reading

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REOs Deals Drying up?


Foreclosure bulk sales are slow to take off as investors report a shrinking pool of bargain-priced distressed homes, Bloomberg reports. Prices are recovering in once-hard hit markets, such as Phoenix and Miami, and as such, private-equity firms, hedge funds, and … Continue reading

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Seven “buy” questions for home buyers


What are the Major questions home buyers should ask in today’s market? Here are Seven ( 7 ) of the most important home buying questions: 1. What is this property worth in today’s market? An agent should arm you with … Continue reading

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market for house flipping in raleigh nc area


Is there are market for flipping houses in Raleigh Durham NC? You bet there is. We are seeing foreclosed house / properties come on the market at several per day. These deals are 80- 70 cents on the dollar. ( … Continue reading

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Raleigh Foreclosure Myths


Many misconceptions have come and gone, we still encounter seven myths on a regular basis about foreclosures. 1. You can buy Raleigh Foreclosures for pennies on the Dollar. This has always been the biggest myth. Banks know what they have, … Continue reading

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Raleigh Home Sales – Bidding wars return ??


The combination of record LOW interest rates, lower or “right priced” homes, homes are selling quickly. Our office alone this week have three agents with bidding wars on homes listed and homes being bought. The two key factors are: Record … Continue reading

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NC Foreclosures: Investors NOW is your OPPORTUNITY


NC Investors that are looking to buy in bulk, 5 or more houses at one time, Fannie Mae may have what your looking for. Bulk buying of homes is simple but you must have the CASH to do so, Investors … Continue reading

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Short Sale vs Value


another great question has come up: “what percentage of value are short sales ?’ First a short sale, is when the mortgage lender has AGREED to take less on the loan / investment then what is owed, with the house … Continue reading

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