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Investors ~Flippers~Avoid Costly Mistakes - 08/18/08 07:16 PM
In order for an investor to avoid costly mistakes he or she should thoroughly research the investment property, renovation expenses, holding time, recent market data and closing expenses. An investor buys a property for 250,000 with an interest only mortgage. The area has seen $350,000 closed sales in the last 6 months. You are estimating $35,000 in needed improvements, leaving an estimated $65,000. The investor must consider unexpected expenses, estimate the time he or she will have to hold the property, and double closing costs including Realty transfer (1), attorney, and real estate expenses. For example: Estimating a $1600 interest only mortgage (0 comments)
Housing Bill Signed (Further Details) - 08/05/08 10:41 AM
On Wednesday, July 30, 2008, President Bush signed into law the Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008. After many deliberations and negotiations a comprehensive bipartisan housing stimulus bill was agreed upon. Some of the major components of this legislation includes improved oversight of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and permanent increases to the conforming loan limits set at $625,500 for FHA and GSEs. The legislation takes effect immediately upon enactment, but the loan limits will not go into effect until the expiration of the Economic Stimulus Act limits on December 31, 2008. As part of this housing bill, Congress has (0 comments)
Housing Bill Signed - 08/05/08 10:34 AM
NAR Statement on President Signing Housing Bill WASHINGTON, July 30, 2008 The following is a statement by National Association of Realtors® President Richard F. Gaylord: "The National Association of Realtors® and its 1.2 million members commend President George W. Bush for his quick action in signing the housing stimulus bill today. This legislation will go a long way to help stabilize the housing market and make the dream of homeownership more attainable for many Americans. In addition, more families will be able to refinance into safer, more affordable mortgages, in many cases helping those families avoid a devastating foreclosure. "Congress presented (0 comments)
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