The Myth Of The Subprime Mortgage Crisis, Tips For Managing A Property Manager, Construction Cost And Property Value Trend

The Myth Of The Subprime Mortgage Crisis

Real Estate Tip:

If you hire a property mgmt company to manage your real estate, make sure your property management agreement has the following 3 items: 1. roles & responsibilities 2. payment terms and 3. termination clause

Real Estate Insight:

Banks are cutting back on commercial real estate lending, reflecting moderating property value growth and rising construction costs, while loan loss allowances grow.

The Biggest Homebuying Group For The Next Decade, Environmental Audits, HUD Affordable Housing Opportunity

The Biggest Homebuying Group For The Next Decade

Real Estate Tip:

Get an environmental audit when you buy commercial property or property that has ever had an underground oil tank

Real Estate Insight:

HUD Secretary said HUD will give preference for grants to developers & investors who build affordable housing in federal Opportunity Zones

The Softest Part Of The Housing Market, How To Escape The Use & Occupancy Trap, New Rental Trend Among Seniors

The Softest Part Of The Housing Market

Real Estate Tip:

If you allow the seller to stay in a property you are buying after the closing, make sure you have an airtight occupancy agreement that clearly spells out the dates of occupancy and the consequences of failure to abide by those dates

Real Estate Insight:

The share of renters aged 60 or older has risen dramatically in the past decade in many US cities