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One of the best deals we've ever gotten was a small fourplex in Grandview, Missouri that was vacant, bank owned and very, very dated. Each ...

The highest and best counter is the dread of many real estate investors. Well, perhaps not really dread, but they certainly aren't particularly pleasant. They serve as ...

Fannie and Freddie's Big Foreclosure Backlog is Looming. I recently went on vacation and got caught up on my financial magazine subscriptions.  I ran across ...

Anyone Can Get a Loan

How to Overcome Any Obstacle and Get the Money You Need You’ve heard me say that anyone can achieve financial independence through real estate – even ...

After a period when too many lenders focused just on getting people into homes, and not on whether they could afford them-the pendulum has swung ...

HUD announced Friday that the 90 day title seasoning requirement on FHA, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac loans will be waived beginning February 1, 2010 ...

According to the government, home values edged lower last month. The Federal Housing Finance Agency's Home Price Index report shows values down by 0.3 percent from ...

The Department of the Treasury is just days away from announcing their new plans for short sales. Obama's Housing Rescue Plan has focused primarily ...

Americans are feeling better about their budgets right now, raising the possibility of a full economic recovery.

In today’s topsy-turvy market, you may find yourself needing to talk to your lender about more than just a change of address. Here’s how to ...

For the second month in a row, the country's foreclosure activity was dominated by a small number of states.

When conforming mortgages adjust, they're often tied to an interest rate index called LIBOR.LIBOR is an acronym for London Interbank Offered Rate. But what LIBOR ...