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Tips for Buying Foreclosures


According to RealtyTrac, foreclosure notices in October have increased by only one percent since the previous month. Although the past year has seen a steady decrease in the number of filings, it’s still a market with a great deal of profit potential for the real estate investor and bargain prices for the first-time homeowner. The overall process for buying foreclosures …

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How to Buy a Short Sale

One of the most visible effects a turbulent national economy has had on the housing market is the increase in houses and condos being offered as short sales. A short sale occurs when a house, condo or property is sold for an amount that is less than the balance due on the mortgage. At first glance, it can seem like …

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