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  • 2015 RE Trends
    2015 Real Estate Trends

    Here’s something a little different for you today! An infographic of what we here at the Investor Insights see as the biggest trends in real estate in 2015…

    • December 18, 2014
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    Journaling As A Tool To Reach Your 2015 Goals

    Are you a journaler? Do you keep a journal where you record your thoughts, ideas and goals? If you do, awesome. What I’ll share here is a way to...

    • December 17, 2014
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    Return of the 3% Down Payment

    Last week I posted an article about what the future of the GSEs – Freddie and Fannie – might look like now that the elections are over and Republicans...

    • December 11, 2014
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    Don’t Let Perfection Kill Your Investment Pitch

    If you know me, you have heard me talk about the importance of a good pitch when raising private money. Whenever you’re in a situation where you’re approaching someone...

    • December 9, 2014
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    Will Recent Election Results Bring GSE Reform?

    The 2014 elections are over and the Republicans are back in control starting next month. But does that mean anything is going to change over at the GSEs? Will...

    • December 4, 2014
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    FHFA Announces REO Sale Changes for Freddie and Fannie

    Looks like Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae are going to do a little housecleaning (pun intended). The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) announced this week that they will let...

    • December 3, 2014
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    Is House Flipping part of Your Business?

    Is house flipping still part of your real estate investment business? If so, you’re slowly ending up in the minority because overall, the numbers on house flipping are going...

    • November 20, 2014
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    Here’s How Higher Interest Rates Impact You

    The big shots are predicting that interest rates will start their uphill climb again real soon. One of the biggest indicators comes from the Federal Reserve, recently announcing the...

    • November 18, 2014
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    Biggest Jump In Foreclosure Fillings Since 2010

    NODs, REOs and auctions for foreclosures are on the rise – last month reaching the highest point since spring 2010. From September to October of this year, fillings jumped...

    • November 13, 2014
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    For Many Veterans, Homeownership Hurdles Still Exist

    In honor of Veteran’s Day, I thought it would be a great time to look at what’s happening with the VA loan program. This program dates back to the...

    • November 11, 2014
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