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7 Quotes for Long Term Investing Success

7 Quotes for Long Term Investing Success


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The best words of wisdom on investing and finance are ageless – and they speak to the enduring truths about what’s important for success. From Mark Twain to Warren Buffet, market watchers from vastly different perspectives point out again and again that building wealth through investing is a long-term...

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Home Security: Keeping Your Investments Safe

Home Security: Keeping Your Investments Safe


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Break-ins, burglaries and vandalism plague cities both large and smale, and new statistics show that one in four home invasions happens when someone is at home. Keeping rental properties secure is a priority for both renters and landlords – and keeping those issues clear can save money, time and even...

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Qualified Mortgage Rate Changes Help Buyers – And Lenders

Qualified Mortgage Rate Changes Help Buyers – And Lenders


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The Qualified Mortgage Rule won’t become official until 2014, but already federal regulators are proposing changes to its mortgage lending provisions. That’s a move hailed by housing industry professionals and advocates who feared that the Rule’s tighter lending standards could strangle the housing...

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Home Sales Get the Hollywood Treatment

Home Sales Get the Hollywood Treatment


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First it was photography. Then it was the virtual tour. Now another trend is giving new meaning to the idea of a home movie, as high end home sellers hire film companies to create mini-movies to sell their houses – complete with script, actors and even theme music Video has been a potent tool in home...

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Social Media Mastery:  a Must for Investors

Social Media Mastery: a Must for Investors


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Like it or not, social media is here to stay. And, as we reported in a previous post, it’s changing the way real estate business is conducted. Social media can help income property investors manage properties, network and even find new tenants – but these useful tools come with potential pitfalls. Even...

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Can Cities Seize Homes From Struggling Owners?

Can Cities Seize Homes From Struggling Owners?


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In a move reminiscent of feudal days, a California city is making a novel move on struggling homeowners that could affect the mortgage lending industry all over the country. In an effort to reduce the number of foreclosures in town, Richmond, CA is using its right of eminent domain to seize these “underwater”...

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Renters Test Drive Communities Before Buying

Renters Test Drive Communities Before Buying


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The pool of people choosing to rent rather than buy a home is growing, driven by changes in some key demographic groups such as retirees and millennials. But there’s another kind of renter, seen both at home and in expatriate communities abroad: people, many pf them new retirees, who plan to buy a...

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5 Key Qualities for Successful Investing

5 Key Qualities for Successful Investing


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Do you have what it takes to be a successful investor> There’s no shortage of guides attempting to define those key characteristics and behaviors that separate successful investors – those who build the financial future of their dreams – from those who never quite get there. Investing is a kind...

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Chase Bank To Face Criminal and Civil Probes

Chase Bank To Face Criminal and Civil Probes


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It’s been nearly five years since the housing market suffered its catastrophic collapse, and new mortgage fraud charges are still being filed against the big banks responsible for most of the disastrous subprime mortgages and the widespread foreclosure abuses that followed. Bank of America has long...

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Good Leases Protect Investors

Good Leases Protect Investors


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A good lease or rental agreement is a landlord/investor’s friend. But although property owners invest time and resources in getting properties ready for occupancy and screening tenants carefully, when the time comes to seal the deal, they resort to a lease agreement form from a local office supply...

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