Choosing a Realtor – Tips to Help You Choose a Real Estate Agent to Sell Your Home

Having a Hard Time Choosing a Realtor? Choosing a Realtor when selling a house can get confusing and difficult especially taking into account the fact that there seems to be as many real estate agents trying to get your business as there are houses. Okay that may not be at all true but you get the picture. …

First Time Homebuyers and Down Payment Assistance Programs

May 27, 2010 Down Payment Assistance Programs (DPA’s) for First Time Home Buyers By: Michael A. Foote, CMB There is money available for first time homebuyers today. In a much needed addition to financing products available today, down payment assistance programs are available once again. Down Payment Assistance Programs are generally a local, state or …

First-Time Home Buyer Guide Using A Mortgage: Your Diminutive List Of Must-Dos

Finally, you are set to bid goodbye to life in rental apartments and the inconveniences of paying an arm and a leg in rent or lease payments every year. You must be feeling excited, perhaps on the moon and can’t wait to stay in your own property. That is how it feels buying your home …

Flat Fee MLS vs Real Estate Listing Agent

Odd question? Not really. Within the real estate industry it is shaping up to be the heavyweight battle of the century. If you think the NAR hates Discount Brokers (and they do) – Flat Fee MLS Brokers are downright blasphemous. When a property owner that has made a decision to sell their property „by owner“ …

Flat Fee Listing 101 – Know The Facts Before You List Your Florida FSBO Flat Rate In The MLS!

Who are you going to believe about how the flat fee MLS industry works? There are four „business models“ offering flat fee MLS listings in Florida: 1) National Website: They are not licensed in Florida but collect money and then refer you to a Florida discount real estate broker-who gets a portion of the fees …

Expired Listings Marketing Help Real Estate Investors Locate Profitable Properties

Expired listings marketing is a strategy that all real estate investors should implement. Expired listings occur when contracts between sellers and real estate agents expire. By reviewing expired real estate listing lists, investors can quickly find homeowners eager to sell their property. In order to fully capitalize on the list, investors must first develop a …