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Would You Recommend Your Mom Buy or Rent Here? - 04/26/11 07:35 AM
Would You Be Comfortable Recommending Your Mom Buy or Rent Here?I like direct questions that get to the bottom line and require a direct answer. Agents have a duty to look out for the interests of clients, and to be fair to all. But we also have a legal obligation to avoid the practice known as steering.Under the guide lines of my Broker, if we have a Representation Agreement, we have a client. And if we are working with someone without an Agreement we have a customer. We have a fiduciary responsibility to the client, while we owe a fair deal (28 comments)
The Vineyard-San Antonio Homes For Sale First Quarter 2011 - 04/23/11 08:49 AM
The Vineyard-San Antonio Homes For Sale First Quarter 2011 The Vineyard's level of sales activity picked up during the first quarter 2010 in four of its five communities. I've noticed a few more For Sale signs have been placed since April 1 too.May through September is usually a pretty active sales season for San Antonio homes for sale in the Vineyard, and 2011 seems to be no exception. See the chart, below, to get a sense of real estate activity in the Vineyard for the first quarter 2011. Of the home with Active Listings, seven are in escrow, with closing dates (4 comments)
San Antonio Real Estate Investing - 04/10/11 01:53 PM
San Antonio Real Estate InvestingSan Antonio real estate investing, just as investing in any financial activity, has risks and rewards. From personal experience investing, I have had stock and bond investments, both good and sometimes not so good. I just wish I knew then what I now know about real estate investing.Don't get me wrong, real estate investments can turn brown too. But I now have a better appreciation of what it takes to get better control and to reduce risks on real estate transactions.There are lots of strategies an investor can take in real estate deals. Let's just review what (11 comments)
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