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Things have been slow for me--I was super busy until late May 2009, then had nothing but a couple of re-assignments until recently. Within the last two weeks, I've gone from nothing to one or two new assignments a week. Nothing compared to before, but SOMETHING at least. My sense is that servicer...
How much negative equity would you be willing to live with, before deciding to quit making the mortgage payment, even if you could afford to do it? The results of a recent study from Chicago's Booth School of Business and Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management show that 26%--more ...
Even though everyone (the government and the mortgage banking industry) says they are doing their best to help do loan modifications--or 'loan mods' for short--for distressed homeowners, it is apparently not happening nearly as often as it should be. Why is this? The first is from Yahoo! Finance ...
I do a fair amount of REO right now (100+ closings annually, 75 REOs managed at a time), but of course now that I've got a good team structure going and efficient systems, I'm wanting to grow my business and add new clients. With that goal in mind, I have run across some of the websites that purp...
OK, it's bank-owned/foreclosure/REO season in real estate, at least it is where I am right now. I recently became a network agent for Premier Asset Services (PAS), which has a lot of REO business in my area that I'm starting to take on. There are several tasks that need to be done, and it is all ...
I have a client that asked me the other day if I knew of any way to use monies accumulated in her 401(k) plan to invest in real estate. Everything I saw pointed me to a dead end, unless she wanted to pay early withdrawal taxes on it, which would have been very substantial.But then I saw an articl...
OK, it's my first post here. I'm coming to the group with a need...I am wanting to take my business to the next level, and feel it is important to use one of the real estate training programs to help. Active Rain members, what has your experience been on the following real estate training/coachin...

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