Archive for May, 2016

What to Know Before Purchasing a Foreclosed Properties


Foreclosed properties can be an attractive option when you’re looking to invest in real estate. They are usually great bargains. Foreclosed properties usually sell for much less than similar properties on the open market. That said, there are often hidden costs that you may not see at first. With foreclosed properties, extensive repairs are often necessary. The costs associated with these repairs may actually eliminate the discounted price that made ...

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Property Investing: 3 Rules for the Busy Investor


As the old real estate investing axiom says, you must “make your profit when you buy.” While your investing career won’t start with a big fat check right out of the gate, the checks will start rolling in eventually if you implement and follow the right strategies. All that “profit when you buy” really means is that you must “buy smart.” You need to buy a property at a price ...

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