Ethics and what’s going on in the housing news

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Each and every week, there are things going on that impact housing news and the real estate market. Sometimes there are big changes to federal and state policies that impact the distressed property world. Other weeks, there is business news and distressed property news about government programs for distressed borrowers. Or, there are hot topics […]

Here’s How to Find Your Next Listing

I had a blast a few weeks back at the California Association of Realtors® Expo and annual conference. By the way, if you are a California Realtor® and you are not taking advantage of the opportunity to attend this free conference or others like it, then you are really missing out. I was honored with […]

Finding listings and weekly real estate news

Each and every week, there are things going on that impact housing news and the real estate market. Sometimes there are big changes to federal and state policies that impact the distressed property world. Other weeks, there is business news and distressed property news about government programs for distressed borrowers. Or, there are hot topics […]

Liens that will mess up your short sale

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We recently had a short sale fully approved. It was a tough one, too. The property had a large tax lien as well as two mortgages with very difficult lenders. But, while we got all of that worked out and the short sale approved, we were shocked to learn that the seller had unpaid HOA […]

Personal Safety and Other Real Estate Food for Thought

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Each and every week, there are things going on that impact housing news and the real estate market. Sometimes there are big changes to federal and state policies that impact the distressed property world. Other weeks, there is business news and distressed property news about government programs for distressed borrowers. Or, there are hot topics […]

Foreclosure prevention bigtime in housing news

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Each and every week, there are things going on that impact housing news and the real estate market. Sometimes there are big changes to federal and state policies that impact the distressed property world. Other weeks, there is business news and distressed property news about government programs for distressed borrowers. Or, there are hot topics […]

Sick and tired of short sales?

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I know, I know. You are sick and tired of short sales. It does get pretty tiresome when it takes two hours to get in touch with someone to approve a final HUD-1 to get a deal closed. It also sometimes gets tiresome when the lender says that they are missing a document, which you […]

End of the Year Is Near – Weekly Real Estate News

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Each and every week, there are things going on that impact housing news and the real estate market. Sometimes there are big changes to federal and state policies that impact the distressed property world. Other weeks, there is business news and distressed property news about government programs for distressed borrowers. Or, there are hot topics […]

What Short Sales and Batman Have in Common

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Just the other day, I received a text from my son who had been out of the country for several days. We’d been having trouble sorting out the international cell phone thing, figuring out how NOT to get gouged while still being able to communicate. We’d received a lot of misinformation on multiple customer service […]