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Construction Defects May Have Risen During Boom

The article I am linking to explains that construction defects increased during the late 1990’s and early 2000’s. It goes into detail, on the reason being that the shortages of both skilled workers and quality material during the housing boom contributed to a surge in construction defects.

Construction Defects May Have Risen During Boom

Though on [...]

Being A Staten Island Real Estate Agent

It’s no secret that real estate is a great career to be in because it’s fast-paced and rewarding. The field holds endless amounts of earning potential for those whom spend the time needed too become a high earner. A Staten Island Real Estate Agent has to realize, before anything else, that being an agent is [...]

Can I take out a home loan for land?

“I have been searching online to see if I can take out a home loan just for land? By home loan I mean a loan for a home and not a personal property loan like on a trailer court. Am I qualified for a home loan? I want to keep the loan as cheap as [...]

Foreclosures Continue to Flood Market

Foreclosures Continue to Flood Market

Its said in the article that “The U.S. housing market is being flooded with foreclosed homes held by trusts managing pools of securitized mortgages.”

This isn’t a good thing at all for sellers or persons thinking about selling. Your home’s value is determined by your homes neighboring properties and the [...]

More Signs of a Real Estate Turnaround

Real Estate Market Turnaround

There is confidence in the housing market because their is evidence that the market is increasing its turnaround of homes.

This is great news coming from an well educated and well researched source. The fact that the adversity index from MSNBC.com and Moddy’s Economy both show signs of a turnaround in a [...]

Home Buyer Tax Credit Could Expand

The first time home buyer tax credit of up to $8,000 is helping to move the housing inventory, while our market is in a slow down. Legislators and business community leaders are hoping to build on the incentives success by expanding on it.

Home Buyer Tax Credit Could Expand?

This credit is extremely important for our [...]

How to Improve Nations Energy Efficiency by NAR

Improve Your Homes Energy Efficiency

According to the National Association of Realtors, a great way to improve the energy efficiency of the nation’s homes and building is to utilize a incentive program. Plus they also suggest better education regarding energy efficiency, for home owners.

Read the Article from Realtor.com Here: Improve Energy Efficiency

Here are a few [...]

NAR Warns of Rental Property Scam

NAR Warns of Rental Property Scam!

Keep an eye out for the National Association of Realtors name being used as part of a property rental scam!!! Don’t be taken for your hard earn money! The scam is that rental property is offered to consumers whom are led to believe that the NAR is functioning [...]

Search Homes on your Iphone

Realtor.com has a great web application for the Iphone. The application provides you with the ability to search for homes near your current location as well as by zip code and local area. There are also options to find a home by its address. This is a great tool for when your on the go! [...]

Find a Mortgage Lender

Realtor.com has a great tool embed in their website that can search for local mortgage lenders. With this tool you’ll be able to find a low home loan, and low mortgage interest rates from hundreds of mortgage companies! Here is the link:

Finding a Mortgage Lender

Search for Local Lenders and Mortgage Options

This mortgage lender tool [...]