Spring Home Buyers’ Stress



Most professionals are expecting a hot and aggressive market to be facing buyers as we head into the spring spike in home sales. It’s been a full decade since we saw a glut of houses on the market that wouldn’t sell for a large number of

Is Your Real Estate Business Properly Insured?



There are a lot of different real estate business careers people are involved in. With that comes a need for business insurance. Every businessperson needs to periodically review not only his or her current business insurance coverage

Investors’ Favor Real Estate – Self-directed Retirement Accounts Are a Good Choice



Investor’s and homeowners alike are favoring real estate as a preferred investment. A previous Bankrate.com survey showed 27 percent of Americans now favor real estate as their investment of choice.

A New Real Estate Entrepreneurial Career



Capitalism at its best finds new and innovative solutions that the market needs. Entrepreneurs are all about new and innovative solutions. Typically, it takes some time before the market recognizes and embraces these new and needed solutions

Memphis Area Association of Realtors – February Report



“The 2017 market is off to a really good start, with numbers up across the board,” said Memphis Area (MAAR) President Tommie Criswell. “And we saw some inventory gains, which should help buyers.”

Mold: What You Need to know About Your Home



Mold is a serious and costly problem to correct. Some states require sellers to disclose any known mold problems. But keep in mind that they only have to disclose what they know about and not all states even have this requirement. What homeowners

The J.C. Penny Announced Closures Has a Ripple Affect Across Commercial Retail Securities



In its Feb. 24 announcement, the retailer JC Penny said it plans to shutter 130 to 140 stores and 2 distribution facilities because of slowing traffic and muted sales, with most of the closures planned for second quarter 2017.

Why the Memphis Investment Group is for You



Memphis real estate. And if you have an interest in Memphis real estate, you should be a member of the Memphis Investment Group (MIG).

What to consider with a Second Mortgage



However, some homeowners that have gotten over the huge bust of the last of the last cycle when so many home values went underwater are again considering second mortgages.

Home Inspections are value added to your home



Many purchase agreements fall apart based on home inspection reports. Home inspections are often scary for both the buyer and the seller. It’s not only about learning the problems t