Memphis A Great Place to Retire

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When it comes to a retirement community, you’ll find plenty of options and reasons to select Memphis. Of course, retirees need more than a nice climate and a place to live. The amenities and resources for retirees are plentiful in the Memphis region. Memphis abounds in recreation centers, places to find delicious food, opportunities to […]

Purchasing, Renovating, Marketing, and Selling

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A full time rehab investor needs to manage the four phases of every deal. Becoming a rehab millionaire means having at least 16 deals in work every month and maybe more. Four deals turning a $20,000 profit each month will bring in $960,000 each year. If you’re only turning two houses each year, you’re going […]

Boomerang Home Buyers Get Assistance

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The rules keep changing but the time has come for many boomerang buyers to get back into home ownership. More than 4.7 million homeowners are estimated to have lost their home to foreclosures or short sales since 2007. Through the “Back to Work – Extenuating Circumstances” program, the FHA has relaxed its guidelines for borrowers […]

Hobson Realtors – Marketing Top End Memphis Properties


When it comes to marketing top end Memphis real estate, there is none better than Hobson Realtors.

Mortgage Interest Rates Are Only Going to Go Up

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If you are still looking to buy a home in the near future, you can be relieved that mortgages have remained low, although many experts had expected them to rise during the busy summer home buying season. For your good fortune, interest rates have remained near historic lows but they only have one direction to […]

Using the WOW Factor to Sell Flipped Houses


Selling on the MLS. By far, the most effective and the fastest way for you to sell a property is through the MLS, using a seller’s agent that stays in contact with buyer’s agents. “WOW” Factor When a potential buyer views a property, you want them to experience the “wow factor.” What is the wow […]

Memphis – The Incredible Story of St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital

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Danny Thomas made good on a promise to St. Jude Thaddeus on February 4, 1962 when he opened St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. Danny had asked St. Jude for guidance in life in exchange for a promise to create a haven for the helpless. A facility where research would shine light into the […]

Are Reverse Mortgages Too Good to Be True?

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As more and more baby boomers move into retirement age, the reverse mortgage is becoming more and more attractive as an additional income source to maintain a high standard of living. As with so many things in life, whether these loans are good or bad depends on individual circumstances. Nevertheless, reverse mortgages should generally be […]

Real Estate Investment Business Plan Executive Summary


Real estate investing is serious business where serious wealth is created. Creating that wealth is not magic. It takes planning. Specifically a solid real estate investment business plan. Solid business plans can easily run 50 pages or longer. Serious investors first read the executive summary before diving into the full plan to determine if the […]

Memphis TN The Best Move of Your Life

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Memphis is celebrated for its contributions to the civil rights movement, BBQ, the blues, and rock ‘n roll. There is something in Memphis for most everyone. Memphis is a city steeped in history and still making history today. It’s a land of promising musicians and artists. It’s the place the world journeys to pay tribute […]