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real estate: Riverside Home For Sale Sold by Ray Wright - 05/03/13 01:52 PM
This is a short video about a Riverside 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom home that sold in 4 days for $20,000 over the listed price. Click here to see the short video! But there are numerous buyers still looking for homes. Young couples and other buyers are finding it hard to beat out investors for homes because there just are not enough homes on the market. There are homeowners who have been through the loan modification process only to find that they don't qualify or that the loan modification just didn't make sense to them financially. The next ethical step would (0 comments)
real estate: Ray Wright Speaks About A Riverside Short Sale - 03/28/13 07:32 AM
In this video, I speak about a Riverside Short Sale. As a Short Sale expert and Certified Preforeclosure Specialist in the Inland Empire, I come across a lot of people who are losing their home to foreclosure. Many times, they are simply depressed and don't know what to do so they do the worst thing...nothing. With today's listing inventory so low and so many buyers clamoring for homes, it's refreshing to come across a homeowner who does the right thing. Check out the short video.
real estate: Short Sale Closed! - 02/28/13 08:04 AM
Here's a short video about a seller who came to me to Short Sale her home in Riverside after she attempted to do a loan modification. She was not happy with the loan modification the bank was offering, therefore she decided the short sale was the right avenue to get her out of a poor financial situation. Click Here To View the Video (1 comments)
real estate: Ben Kinney Auctions a Seat off For KW Cares! - 02/24/13 06:01 PM
Ben Kinney of Keller Williams Realty of Washington gave a training session to Realtors at the 2013 Keller Williams Family Reunion. It was standing room only and numerous agents were sitting in the isles. Ben began an auction for a seat at the front table and the bidding started at $100. The outcome was phenomenal.All proceeds from the auction went to KW Cares. KW Cares is a 501(c)(3) public charity started by Keller Williams to raise money in order to provide emergency assistance to it's KW members in need as well as support for other charities and causes. Check out the (1 comments)
real estate: Cash-For-Keys: To Sign Or Not To Sign. - 01/29/13 09:41 PM
real estate: To Trash The House or Not To Trash The House...That Is...a no brainer! - 06/06/12 04:20 PM
Awhile back I blogged about a San Diego Police Officer and his wife who had trashed their home in Winchester after being foreclosed upon. They had been arrested and were awaiting trial for that case. Recently, the jury in their case found them Guilty of Defrauding a Bank and causing damages and losses of more than $65,000. I had been following the story with great interest for a number of reasons. First of all, because I'm a former Deputy Sheriff & former Police Officer, I have always felt cops were to be held to a higher standard of honesty and integrity. (2 comments)
Quite a few news organizations are reporting that the occupy folks are planning on a new way to bring attention to their cause. Occupying vacant repos.
According to Miranda Leitsinger in a recent msnbc.com news article,
"Occupy protesters and housing rights activists are planning to help families resist eviction from foreclosed homes and take control of vacant properties in some 25 U.S. cities on Tuesday, an effort aimed at focusing attention on the ongoing housing crisis and giving the movement a new focus after the dismantling of many of its encampments."
Personally, I beilieve there's already quite (1 comments)
real estate: Former Owners Break In & Squat in Their Former Residence. - 12/06/11 02:47 AM
I recently received a call from a gentleman that lives next door to one of our listed repos. He advised me that the former owner of the listed home had removed our sign, and had moved back into the home. I had a hard time belieivng it. We had completed an eviction over 6 months prior in this was an upscale gated community with pride of ownership. I didn't think something like this would happen here, however when I stopped by the home to inspect, I found the sign gone, the window posts removed, sheets hanging in the windows and the (3 comments)
real estate: FREE Foreclosure Prevention Seminar! - 05/22/11 02:22 AM
Certified Pre-Foreclosure & H.E.L.P. Specialist Ray Wright will lead a panel of experts at a FREE seminar discussing options to avoid foreclosure. Whether you’re facing a job loss, reduction in pay, have medical bills or just got caught in an adjustable mortgage, there’s help for you. This FREE seminar will explain alternatives for avoiding foreclosure and give hope for the future. This FREE seminar will cover the following topics & more: Mortgage Forbearance Loan Modifications Deed-In-Lieu-Of Lease-In-Lieu-Of Short Sales Foreclosure Cash-For-Keys Unlawful Detainer Lawsuit The Sheriff’s Lockout Buying a home again And much more! Seating is Limited, to Reserve Your Spot (0 comments)
real estate: Bank of America Debit Accounts Compromised - 05/21/11 05:05 PM
It's always embarrasing to try to pay a bill and find out that you don't have enough money in the account to cover it. But it is equally, if not more embarrasing to be told that in front of several people, including friends. This happened to me just recently and I felt compelled to warn others to check with their banks so the same doesn't occur to you. I had a full basket of groceries and was in line to pay. The line behind me was quite long and as the check out clerk wrapped up her scanning duties and totaled (5 comments)
real estate: Ray Wright speaks about a recent Cash-for-Keys! - 04/21/11 03:27 AM
I've conducted numerous Cash-for-Keys with occupants of new REO properties. What really gets me is that I often here from tenants that say they had no clue the home was in foreclosure or that the seller never advised them there was an issue. I really feel for these people. The owner of the property is a scoundrel in these situations. I've taped a video regarding this issue and you can check it out below. Click here to see the video! By the way, if you or someone you know is at risk of losing a home to foreclosure, please know that (3 comments)
real estate: Rancho Cucamonga Home Tour - 04/18/11 02:46 AM
Here's a great new listing in Rancho Cucamonga. Check out the link below to see the video tour. Rancho Cucamonga Home Video Tour By the way, if you or someone you know is at risk of losing a home to foreclosure, please know that there are new options available to avoid this devastating occurrence. And know that there is someone here you can trust to help. As a Certified Pre-Foreclosure Specialist, I understand the ins and outs of Short Sales and Loan Modifications. I am also a Wachovia and World Bank trained Pre-Foreclosure expert and well educated in the Government’s new (0 comments)
real estate: Who Pays Commissions on a Short Sale? - 04/12/11 03:21 AM
I often answer questions on various websites that are related to Real Estate. Recently, a prospective buyer asked who paid the agent commissions for a short sale transaction. I videotaped my answer and you can see it below. Click Here To View This Video! By the way, if you or someone you know is at risk of losing a home to foreclosure, please know that there are new options available to avoid this devastating occurrence. And know that there is someone here you can trust to help. As a Certified Pre-Foreclosure Specialist, I understand the ins and outs of Short Sales (1 comments)
real estate: To Foreclose or Not To Foreclose! - 04/11/11 01:29 AM
I received a question on a Real Estate site asking if a homeowner should foreclose or not. Typically called a Strategic Foreclosure. I videotaped my response. You can see the response by clicking the below link. http://youtu.be/h2kkb3EmTXI?hd=1 By the way, if you or someone you know is at risk of losing a home to foreclosure, please know that there are new options available to avoid this devastating occurrence. And know that there is someone here you can trust to help. As a Certified Pre-Foreclosure Specialist, I understand the ins and outs of Short Sales and Loan Modifications. I am also a (0 comments)
real estate: Ray Wright Rants About Out Of The Area Agents! - 03/26/11 03:45 AM
Here's a short rant from me about those who list their homes for sale with agents that are WAY out of the area. I alwasy suggest to sellers to find a local specilaist that will give them the service they desire, need and deserve! Check it out! http://youtu.be/ctvqweiOZTQ?hd=1 By the way, if you or someone you know is at risk of losing a home to foreclosure, please know that there are new options available to avoid this devastating occurrence. And know that there is someone here you can trust to help. As a Certified Pre-Foreclosure Specialist, I understand the ins and (2 comments)
real estate: Keller Williams Realty # 2 Franchise in the U.S. - 03/17/11 02:51 AM
Here's a little video I recorded regarding the recent announcement that Keller Williams is now the 2nd largest Real Estate franchise in America. You can check it out by clicking the link below: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5srjafmRg3I By the way, if you or someone you know is facing foreclosure, please don't keep me a secret. As a Certified Short Sale Specilaist, a Certified Short Sale Processor and a Certified Pre-Foreclosure Specialist, I can explain your options for avoiding foreclosure. Click here to avoid foreclosure: http://www.foreclosurepreventionseminar.com (4 comments)
real estate: Short Sales and the Open Letter From C.A.R. - 03/11/11 02:49 AM
I read with interest the open letter from the California Association of Realtors to the Los Angeles Times and other news outlets. The topic was regarding how banks need to streamlind the process and acceptance of short sales to assist in the recovery of the Real Estate market and the economy. Check out the video below. Click here to view the video! By the way, if you or someone you know is at risk of losing a home to foreclosure, please know that there are new options available to avoid this devastating occurrence. And know that there is someone here you (1 comments)
real estate: What Happens After Trustees Sale? - 03/04/11 01:39 AM
I received an email from someone who read my blog about Cash for Keys. He was facing a Trustees Sale in 5 days and wanted to know what to expect so I quickly video taped a response to email him back. You can see the full response by clicking on the link below.
By the way, if you or someone you know is at risk of losing a home to foreclosure, please know that there are new options available to avoid this devastating occurrence. And know that there is someone here you can trust to help. As a (6 comments)
real estate: Foreclosure Fraud Investigation Goes On! - 10/20/10 05:37 PM
One the largest foreclosure attorney firms in Florida is accused of bribing workers to rush thousands of foreclosures through. Witnesses say an office manager at the law firm of David Stearn was signing away people’s homes in exchange for cars, money and jewelry. This allegation has been pending for quite some time and has reemerged amidst the “Robo-signer” issue I blogged about previously where employees of bank owned mortgage service companies are accused of rubberstamping foreclosures thru at an alarming rate without even reviewing the files. The “robo-signer” issue is thought to be an administrative negligence issue and not so much (7 comments)
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