las vegas real estate: Weighing in the Factors with Comparable Sales - 05/24/11 01:56 PM
Terms for investments are everywhere in real estate.  You may hear lenders, agents and brokers talking the real estate jargon.  If you are finding a way to be a part of the real estate world for any type of investment, you will want to become familiar with the different terms that are used in real estate.  The first one to define is comparable sales. 
Often times, comparable sales will be termed as comps.  These will be the basis of your real estate investment and are important to know.  If you are looking at a property, always ask what the comps are … (0 comments)

las vegas real estate: Things To Know Before Buying A Home - 05/24/11 01:12 PM
If you are taking the next step in life and purchasing a home, chances are that you are feeling the pressure and the anxiety that goes along with this difficult decision.  Those who buy homes are very anxious, eager to get any information they can about real estate.  Before you buy a home, it always helps to learn all that you can.
The first thing you'll need to do when buying a home is to find out just how much you can qualify for or afford to borrow.  You should also make it a point to check your credit and know … (0 comments)

las vegas real estate: On the other side of the globe, it's 2011 already - 12/31/10 10:34 AM
In New Zealand some are fighting hang overs already! Team Maxwell wishes every Active Rainer a safe evening and a prosperous 2011! Good Luck in your ventures.
 
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las vegas real estate: The Game of the Real Estate Market - 12/31/10 07:43 AM
Just like playing the game of Monopoly, there are specific rules to follow in order to get the right property at the right time.  The rules of the game will be dependent on who you are, what your individual tastes are and what type of investment you are looking for.  However, before you even start to role the dice, you will want to make sure that you know the basic rules of the game. 
One of the basics that you will want to know is to decide what it takes to find the right real estate market.  You can use several … (1 comments)

las vegas real estate: What Type of Loan is That - 12/31/10 07:41 AM
Getting into real estate property is based off of the idea of money.  Your exchange of money will give you exactly what you want for a home.  Within each different type of loan that you decide to get will be different divisions on how you can pay off your home or office space.  If you know the terms and types of loans that are available to you, it will be easier to move your furniture into the right place. 
The first way that a loan will be divided is by the principal.  This is the amount that you will pay that … (0 comments)

las vegas real estate: What To Do When Your Home Isn't Selling - 12/31/10 07:37 AM
When you sell your home, the process is almost like going to a job interview.  Selling a home involves presentation, which is one of the key factors that determine the outcome.  Although this may sound a bit weird, presentation is a way of life in the world of real estate.  Buyers in today's market look for good presentation - many basing their final decisions on it.
If the property you are selling comes with a garage, you'll need to go through your garage before you sell your home.  Chances are that you store things in your garage, which can easily pile … (0 comments)

las vegas real estate: Reasons To Stage Your Home For Sale - 12/31/10 07:35 AM
If you've been thinking of selling your investment house or your home, you should make sure that you take full advantage of home staging trends.  There are several advantages to home staging trends, which we will take a look at below.
One of the best things about staged homes is that they sell in less time.  This is great news for sellers, as these types of homes will sell really fast.  In most cases, you won't have to worry about your home staying on the market for a long period of time.  Research has shown that staged homes sell nearly 40% … (1 comments)

las vegas real estate: Weighing in the Factors with Comparable Sales - 12/30/10 03:59 PM
Terms for investments are everywhere in real estate.  You may hear lenders, agents and brokers talking the real estate jargon.  If you are finding a way to be a part of the real estate world for any type of investment, you will want to become familiar with the different terms that are used in real estate.  The first one to define is comparable sales. 
Often times, comparable sales will be termed as comps.  These will be the basis of your real estate investment and are important to know.  If you are looking at a property, always ask what the comps are … (0 comments)

las vegas real estate: Tips For Buying Your First Home - 12/30/10 03:28 PM
For a first time home buyer, the process can get quite overwhelming, giving you the feeling that the financial decisions are rapidly spinning out of control.  When it comes to real estate, most people don't have a lot of experience or know a lot about it.  In all actuality, buying a home is actually a simple process.  All you need to do is understand the basics, which will go a long way in helping you buy your very first home.
The first thing you should know is to avoid pre payment penalties at all costs.  What this means, is that if … (1 comments)

las vegas real estate: Selling a home online - 12/30/10 03:10 PM
As we can see now, lot of humans' activities are supported with technology. We can feel those technologies by ourselves such as the personal computer that helps us to finish our task or assignment fast, cellular phone helps us to keep in touch with our family and friends regardless of our location, and the internet helps us to keep up with the global changes in the world.At the moment, we can sell a home online through the internet. Internet provides you with lot of information about the buying and selling home. You can get the infos and you can also put … (0 comments)

las vegas real estate: Getting Your House Ready to Sell - 12/30/10 02:59 PM
How can a buyer get interest for purchasing your house? Impression is the keyword. You just need to get your house ready to sell by doing some preparation. Get inspected by a professional if you want to pay a little effort for maximum results, or if you don't want to spend much money by paying professional you can do by yourself for getting your house ready to sell.
Now that become a question, how to get your house impressed a buyer? Those are the steps for getting your house ready to sell to a buyer.
Beautify your exteriorWhat you do is … (0 comments)

las vegas real estate: Cheap Homes - 12/30/10 02:38 PM
Cheap Homes
When it comes to real estate, it's really hard to beat a cheap home.  Cheap homes are very affordable, and ideal for those on a budget.  For real estate agents, these types of homes represent a way to buy a home at a low price, build it up some more, then sale it for a large price.  Making money with real estate is easy to do - no matter how you look at it.
Although you can find cheap homes throughout the United States, some will obviously be better than others.  Some are in great neighborhoods, giving you plenty … (2 comments)

las vegas real estate: Mansion used in 'The Godfather' Listed for $2,9Milion - 12/28/10 03:13 PM

Listed with Connie Profaci Realty, Corleone's family mansion is on the market for $2.9 million. The 6,248 sq ft home has 8 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, 2 fireplaces, a pub basement, 4-car garage and yes, an inground pool. Owned by the Norton family since 1951, Ed Norton III describes how their Staten Island, NY house was turned into a celebrity in its own right.
The Norton family home was used for filming for a year and a half and members of the family got to know actors Marlon Brando, James Caan, Al Pacino, and others. The "GodFatrhers" movie fans will … (2 comments)

las vegas real estate: Las Vegas Real Estate - Master Planned Community - Aliante - 11/13/10 09:40 AM
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las vegas real estate: Las Vegas Real Estate - 11/07/10 12:55 PM
 
Real estate speculation earned a bad reputation in areas such as Las Vegas, when from around  2002-2007  speculators scrambled, rambled, and rolled to buy up move-in-ready properties at the current rates and soon after resell them for ( an often staggering) profit. The practice of "flipping" soon led to rapid increases in market price, and sellers started seeing multiple offers come in at the asking price and above.
 Speed forward just a few years to the end of 2010 and you'll see an unpredictable housing market, where a flipper may buy a house today that will have lost value by … (0 comments)

las vegas real estate: What's your favorite real estate book? - 11/07/10 12:41 PM
Wanted to share some of the books I've read to shapen my skills as an agent:
"How to sell anything to anybody" by Joe Girard (This is an oldie but goodie. I got some great ideas about prospecting and how to hold onto them until they become clients"
"Millionaire Real Estate Agent" by Gary Keller - (This one is full of great ideas. It was very motivating for me reading about  VERY sucessful agents)
"21 things I wish my broker had told me" - (This is a good one for new agents. You can start to learn "the game". However with great … (1 comments)

las vegas real estate: Black Friday Shopping. How To Plan For It! - 11/07/10 12:33 PM

Ready. Set. Go! A snarling rush of buyers squeeze through the doors in the early hours of the morning to get the best deals on expensive electronics, popular toys for Christmas and for the next "it" items. Understanding how to beat the rush and get a good deal can be frustrating for people who do not have time to plan their shopping venture.
 Tip #1. Choose the most important things you want to obtain and place them on the shopping list in terms of cost. For example, buying a new laptop would be higher in the list than getting a … (0 comments)

las vegas real estate: Change the Batteries in Your Smoke Detectors! - 11/07/10 11:45 AM
Brought  to you by Team  Maxwell  Harry Logan (RE/MAX executives realty): Just a quick reminder to Change the Batteries in your Smoke Detectors and Carbon Monoxide Detectors.
It's best if you can develop little systems to assist you in doing the everyday things that we all have to do.  
Long ago I adopted the change your batteries in your smoke detector when you change the clock back in the fall policy and it is an easy reminder for me each and every year to keep my family safe.  You may want to expand the program and add getting your fire extinguishers … (1 comments)

las vegas real estate: It's That Time Of Year Again...Holiday Cards! - 11/07/10 10:43 AM
It's that time of year again... time to send out holiday cards. Is it useful to send a seasonal greeting to your business contacts and sphere of influence? Yes! By building a relationship with your customers and prospects, a holiday card will acknowledge that you have taken the time and effort to think about them.
  
What would be some tips you could give that will help others use business holiday cards to build a relationship with their clients and prospects?

Possible Tip #1:Don't go overboard spending money on fancy crafts or labels. Do people really care if you handwrote … (5 comments)

las vegas real estate: Mortgage foreclosure errors could cloud titles for a long time - 11/06/10 09:50 PM
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Via Esko Kiuru:
The wounded mortgage industry has been working as best it can to pick itself up from the canvas, with massive support and guidance from the government. It has instituted many internal policy changes, on one hand, to correct the grave underwriting, mortgage-backed security and other mistakes made in the not too distant past. On the other, Washington has come up with its own legislative cures to prevent another spectacular mortgage and real estate collapse from creeping up on the country again. Despite the continuing uncertainty and weakness in housing, cautious optimism is also … (2 comments)

 
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