The Professional Investors Secret: The Best Deals Aren’t Advertised

When it comes to investing in real estate, everyone knows that the internet has made it easier than ever to locate foreclosures, pre-foreclosures, short sales, and bank owned REO properties. Chances are your local Multiple Listing Service has hundreds of potential short sales and foreclosures listed at prices that are well below their original selling price prior to the housing market melt-down.

Can Bankruptcy Prevent a Foreclosure?

The answer, surprisingly enough, is yes and no. In order to explain this further we need to talk about the different types of personal bankruptcy a homeowner can file, how they work and how it could affect your position as an investor.

Cash Buyers Driving Sales In Housing Market

Many, if not most of the major markets across the U.S. are reporting an uptick in home sales activity. But these are not your new, first time home buyers with FHA loans that are driving this increase, it’s real estate investors and foreign buyers.

Here’s How You May Qualify To Buy 1,000 Homes From Fannie Mae

For months now, the U.S. Government has been kicking around the idea of making bulk sales of foreclosed properties owned by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. The idea is to sell large pools of homes to qualified investors who will be required to put them back into service as rental properties, and the FHFA is looking to get started this month.

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