Whether you are BRAND NEW to real estate investing or an expert in the game, it's critical that you understand these 7 Simple Steps to real estate investing.
First things first... Real Estate is NOT a get rich quick scheme. However, if you learn the foundations and put them into practice, you will make more than enough money to realize any and all of your dreams and goals. The real estate bubble is not going to burst! The real estate market will, however, shift and the rea
Developer Tishman Speyer is opening the sales office this month for San Francisco’s largest condo project, the 656-unit Lumina in SoMa, making a bet that it can pull off another huge luxury project in San Francisco. Tishman opened the two towers of the 650-unit Infinity next door to Lumina in 2008 and 2009. The Infinity went on to become the fasting-selling project in the country in 2009. The Lumina project, which is scheduled to be finished by 2016, has been eagerly anticipa
Commercial real estate prices resumed an upward trend, liquidity indicators showed a stronger market for sellers and distressed sales fell to the lowest level in five years, according to the CoStar Commercial Repeat Sale Indices (CCRSI) for October. The CCRSI reveals the following information: Commercial real estate (CRE) prices rebound from an uneven third quarter to post solid gains.
Continued improvement in real estate fundamentals, along with a resolution to the governme
There’s an old real estate rule of thumb that the first offer you receive is usually the best one. I’ve run into this with several listings where the seller received an offer early on, made a stiff counteroffer back to the buyer and the buyer headed for the hills. In some cases, as much as 24 months and several price reductions later, another offer finally came in only to be significantly lower than the first buyers’ offer. While your first offer may not be what you were hopi
Not all real estate practitioners are REALTORS®. The term REALTOR® is a registered trademark that identifies a real estate professional who is a member of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION of REALTORS® and subscribes to its strict Code of Ethics. Here's why it pays to work with a REALTOR®. 1. Navigate a complicated process. Buying or selling a home usually requires disclosure forms, inspection reports, mortgage documents, insurance policies, deeds, and multi page settlement statements
Commercial real estate partnerships can be the best way for beginning investors or those who know little about commercial real estate to make money in the market today. At this point in time commercial real estate is the only way to make quick money since the bottom has pretty much fallen out of the residential real estate market. When seeking commercial real estate partnerships, you want to find out as much about the partnership as possible. While some people choose to inves
We’re being inundated by increasingly negative economic news that has more and more people circling their financial wagons and hoping that they’ll live to see tomorrow. In the midst of a sea of negativity lies a hidden nugget of truth: It really is possible to successfully invest during one of the worst financial catastrophes in history. These secrets are like the nose on your face. They’re so painfully obvious that they’re easy to overlook. It just takes a little common sens