buying a home in todays market: The Truth About REO - 11/06/08 06:48 AM
By Scott Akerley
REO properties are properties that are owned by a bank or lender.  The property reverted back to the bank after the property was foreclosed upon and then failed to sell at auction.  These properties are a hot commodity right now as roughly half of the foreclosures going to auction are reverting to REOs.  More and more people are seeing that they can get a great discount on an REO property and still enjoy a buying process that is very similar to buying a home in the traditional fashion. 
REOs offer viewings and inspections just like traditional home buying; … (0 comments)

buying a home in todays market: Time is Money - 10/22/08 06:04 AM
By Scott Akerley
We've all heard the expression that time is money.  It couldn't be truer in the escrow business.  I am always amazed when I hear horror stories about nightmare escrows and failed closings.  It isn't necessary to have horrible escrow experience, all you need to do is use a reputable, experienced company who is diligent and understands the deadlines of the real estate that you are purchasing.
Right now the market is flooded with REO properties.  We are seeing families previously priced out now able to purchase homes because of this rare market opportunity. Sometimes prospective home buyers are … (0 comments)

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