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We specialize in short sales, foreclosures, bank owned properties, REO solutions. We work with banks. families, investors. We are looking to help one real estate transaction at a time.
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Recently attended a meeting with an FBI agent who specifically work with fraud in the real estate industry.  He said there is an "epidemic" and the real estate industry is being targeted by criminals!  WOW, WHOA, HOW WHAT TO DO? Well first the why!  The money transactions especially in the larger...
06/22/2017
So the Federal reserve is following through based upon economic numbers regarding raising interest rates!  Let's take a few moments and examine what does that really mean to you and I. Let's take another moment and examine what that means YOU should do with your own real estate portfolio. Federal...
06/19/2017
Since property value has risen so much, pretty quickly and steadily I am getting asked the question are we at the top of the market? Well truth of the matter is if I could pick THAT, I would be a very rich man and if nothing else make the best decisions for myself. That being said lets take a qui...
05/08/2017
The Elgin and Pilar Walker TeamHey friends the market is very hot right now!  WHAT PRICE IF YOU COULD GET IT WOULD MAKE YOU WANT TO SELL YOUR HOME?  Currently there are STILL more buyers than sellers which allows sellers to have an opportunity to get more money and/or better terms for their real ...
05/02/2017
WHY HELPING DISTRESS HOMEOWNERS IS SO IMPORTANT TO ME!I have been selling real estate 29 years now, and at a higher level than most. I have been blessed to represent many many clients, sell hundreds and hundreds of home.  I am asked often why we reach out to help homeowners that may be experienci...
03/29/2017
WHY HELPING DISTRESS HOMEOWNERS IS SO IMPORTANT TO ME! I have been selling real estate 30+ years now, and at a higher level than most. I have been blessed to represent many many clients, sell hundreds and hundreds of homes.  I am asked often why we reach out to help homeowners that may be experie...
03/29/2017
What I would look for if I were hiring a Realtor In every business Real Estate included there are many ways to do business and build a business.  In my field, if I were a seller what would I look for in an agent?  Well first off I would look for value in what the agent is offering.  Value not mea...
03/21/2017
One thing about business we often speak about GOALS, MINDSETS, NUMBERS, TIME BLOCKING ETC…..In the real estate sales business we are operating on 60 to 90 day cycles normally due to the nature of our business.  In most cases if you are not getting the success you want, you can immediately go back...
03/14/2017
Are you thinking of purchasing real estate right now and little bit nervous? Wondering if this is a good time?  Will prices come down? You don’t want to purchase at the top of the market right?  All these questions and what is a person to do?  I tell you no one has crystal ball and there is no ab...
03/09/2017
Regardless of who you voted for, when there is an administration change there are always changes in policies and philosipiess.  There certain laws expiring this year that may make a big difference in your ability and/or desire to sell your home, do a loan modfication if needed. Here are a couple ...
11/16/2016
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