Distressed Property Sales on the Rise. Foreclosures, Short Sales and REO’s, OH MY!

March 24, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Tweet We live in a city of plenty… Plenty of Jobs, Plenty of healthy, fit people, And plenty of foreclosures. This is not something you normally associate with Austin, Texas. Despite being one of the strongest real estate markets in the country, we still have a black eye. Last month, about 22%of all real estate […]

Foreclosed Homes up for Auction

March 11, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Tweet The next Austin foreclosure auction is coming up soon. The banks are set to liquidate some great properties and if you are thinking of investing, this is the perfect opportunity to pick up some properties at a fraction of their true value. There are a few things that you should consider before running out […]

Stabilizing Home Values in Austin

January 20, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Tweet    With fully 14% distressed “Solds” in Austin (and that number could grow), there’s a new term to know…Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP). This government program is an effort to help stabilize neighborhoods in distress. A foreclosed home can bring down the value of the entire neighborhood, especially with the changed appraisal regulations. Congress created […]

The Move-Up Investor

January 15, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Tweet Of all types of Investors, the Move-Up Investor is the most near and dear to my heart wallet. All joking aside, I am one of the many Move-Up Investors out there. At one point in time, my rental property was my primary residence. Now, it is an income producing investment. The good news is […]

Investing in Real Estate – Webinar Replay

December 22, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Tweet Christmas has come early… the much anticipated release of our webinar replay Investing in Real Estate: Everything You NEED to know about investing in Austin, is finally here. This 45 minute presentation is loaded with amazing content. Just a few of the topics we cover are: Deal and Steals: How to Identify the best […]