Tag Archives: Raleigh Real estate

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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Is now the right time to buy an rental or investment property?


Prices are down and rates are low. The profit margins are favorable for the buyers. Thoughts? You will never see this perfect storm again in your lifetime. You can never pick the low. Money is cheap, houses are cheap. If … Continue reading

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Raleigh NC Named Best for Business


Raleigh, N.C. — Raleigh is once again the best place in America to do business. After a year at No. 3 on Forbes magazine’s list of Best Places for Business, the Capital City regained its No. 1 spot in the … Continue reading

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4 Questions Real Estate / Home Buyers must answer BEFORE buying that home


On today’s market, some sellers struggle to get even a single offer – much less an offer from a qualified buyer, at a reasonable price, on terms they can live with. But just because the market is down doesn’t mean … Continue reading

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Building Net Wealth: Time to Buy (vs. Rent) Your Home


To rent or to buy:  what used to be a given – that you would buy a home as soon as you could afford to – has become an agonizing conundrum for many a would-be homebuyer, in the face of … Continue reading

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5 Steps to Deciding How Much to Offer – or Ask – for Your Home


One of the hardest, most important decisions homebuyers face is how much to offer for their home.  And the glut of information on the web about real estate only makes buyers even crazier than the decision itself does.  Supply, demand, … Continue reading

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Raleigh Real Estate Statistics


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Home Ownership Creates Jobs


American Needs Jobs.  Each Home Purchased Pumps nearly $60,000 in the local Economy. Home Ownership creates Jobs. For Every two homes sold in a community that creates one new job. http://bcove.me/msgwkysb Home Ownership Creates Jobs – Housing Creates Jobs

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Beyond the numbers: What it takes to qualify for real estate purchase


Question No. 1: I’m not sure if this is a real estate question. I am on disability with an income of $1,327 per month. I have a $444 car payment and a credit score of 630. I have $24,000 in … Continue reading

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Preserve, Protect and Defend Mortgage Interest Deduction


You can shape legislation by being heard early and with strong conviction. This is one of those times. Congress needs to hear from you. Warning signs have appeared on Capitol Hill about mortgage interest deductibility. Homeowners have taken big hits … Continue reading

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