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Each month AR runs numerous contests as a way for our members to engage in activities
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These state pages or hyper-local pages provide content directly related to a specific geographical location.
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The awesome marketing power of Active Rain - 05/25/08 10:01 AM
I have experienced a sharp increase over the last six months in bankruptcy appraisals, probably due to general market weakness and an increase in foreclosures as well as a tightening up by trustees in proof required, etc. FWIW, I had nothing on my websites or PPC Directoy listings, etc. seeking bankruptcy appraisal assignments.Anyway I figured it might be a good time to target [for soliciting appraisal work] those planning to file for [or already in the process of filing for] bankruptcy. I made some modifications to my websites [will likely take weeks or months to be indexed again by the major (9 comments)
Bankruptcy Appraisal - Why it's crucial to choose a seasoned professional - 05/25/08 08:19 AM
In the current real estate market downturn, precipitated by the sub-prime initiated financial meltdown, declaring bankruptcy has become an all to often unavoidable reality under certain circumstances. An accurate appraisal report is an important element in any bankruptcy proceeding. Whether you are allowed to file a chapter 7 liquidation or a chapter 13 repayment plan can have a huge impact upon your ongoing financial situation. Your house is certainly worth (market value) what its worth, based upon the most recent and similar comparable sales, adjusted for relevant differences on a direct sales comparison grid. Market value or fair market value is the (2 comments)
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