The Many Real Estate Investing Opportunities

Even serious real estate investors fail to consider the many, many different investment strategies that are out there. We all know that finding desperate sellers is the best way of helping others out of a bad situation while making a profit for you. Some people think it is unethical searching out distressed property owners to

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Ending The Crisis: Foreclosures Condemn All The Properties

The basic idea is to keep people in their homes but use the government power of eminent domain to condemn the properties. Once the properties are condemned

Mitt Romney Says Banks Should Be Allowed to Proceed with Foreclosures

Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney has stated that he believes that the best way to help housing markets to recover is to let home foreclosures “hit the bottom”. Speaking to the Las Vegas Review Journal ahead of a presidential debate in Nevada, Mr. Romney said that he thought banks should be allowed to carry through

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The End of an Empire

Last week, there was a town called Empire, in Nevada. This week, that town no longer exists, in one of the saddest stories that has come to symbolize the pitiful plight of the US economy. The closure of the US Gypsum plant just outside the town had meant the closure of the town itself.  

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Nevada Non-Profit Offers to Help Homeowners Pay Mortgages

A new program called Nevada’s Hardest Hit Funds, sponsored a non-profit organization, will help struggling homeowners in Clark County pay their mortgages with up to $500 a month for six months. They will send the money directly to the mortgages companies on behalf of the homeowners.

FHLBank San Francisco Gives $36.6M in Housing Grants

The Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco announced the second round of winners in its 2010 funding competition, awarding $36.6 million in Affordable Housing Program (AHP) grants.  The grants will help fund 60 projects with affordable housing needs in Nevada, Illinois , Colorado, New Jersey, Washington, California, and Arizona.  The projects will help create

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