1.||The 'New Congress' Fiddles Away Valuable Time… As The 275,000 Insurable Limit For Home Equity Conversion Mortgages (Reverse Mortgages)|
While the 'New Congress' puts a full court press on the first 100 hours of control, almost three weeks have been spent on a "non-binding" resolution loaded with political positioning and posturing for future replays. High fives all around for that. The ...
[Added: 04 Mar 2007 Hits: 1085 Words: 1169]
2.||The Mark Is Selected…The Fix Is In…Sting Underway|
Mary peeking out the window witnesses a sharply dressed middle aged man probably in his late 30s she surmised driving a brand new Mercedes. Upon entering, Trevor was dripping in bling with a huge Rolex watch, a heavy gold chain on his wrist and tailored suit that looked very ...
[Added: 19 Jan 2007 Hits: 923 Words: 2057]
3.||Liar, Liar, Pants On Fire…"Liar Loans" Lead To A Spike In Mortgage Foreclosures|
It starts out all so innocently, the loan application (1003) is filled out while gathering the income and debts verified through credit reports and mortgage payoffs. Then the Debt To Income Ratio (DTI) is calculated ...
[Added: 18 Nov 2006 Hits: 754 Words: 1136]
4.||Soft Market + Motivated Seller + 6% Seller Contribution = 5.50% Fixed Rate 30 Year Mortgage Rate Buydown|
An anomaly is defined as a deviation from the normal order. At this very moment in many real estate markets in many parts of the country a soft market can lead to opportunities for many buyers.
[Added: 10 Nov 2006 Hits: 867 Words: 1135]
5.||You Can't Steal In Slow Motion-Real Estate Deals Wait For No One|
Charlene and her daughter Tanya wanted more out of life than their small two bedroom one-bath apartment could provide. Tanya had been begging for a cocker spaniel puppy for two years now. Apartment rules would not allow a dog. The laundry ...
[Added: 10 Nov 2006 Hits: 1035 Words: 1553]
6.||There Is More Than One Way To Skin…A Real Estate Deal With Seller Flexibility In Selling Property|
Jack and Mary were desperate. Mary received a big promotion in another state and Jack was looking for a new job in the same city. It was just too good to pass up. Mary was a ...
[Added: 08 Nov 2006 Hits: 375 Words: 1209]
7.||Circling The Sunday Paper Classified Real Estate Ads Seemed Futile With Their Bad Credit-Then It Hap|
After shoveling for a solid three years to get out of the debt hole they had created, Allen and Monica were making some progress. In a full effort to put their past credit history behind them there was still some ...
[Added: 25 Oct 2006 Hits: 429 Words: 1665]
Every investment vehicle and financial program under the sun has some sort of risk attached to it. Whether it is stocks, bonds, stock options (deep in the money/out of the money) puts, arbitrage, stock shorting, derivatives, mergers, Real Estate Investment Trusts, etc. The key ...
[Added: 07 Oct 2006 Hits: 438 Words: 1369]
9.||When Good News Hits The New York Times, Sell|
Conversely one could surmise, when there is abundant investment bad news; investments opportunities may abound in the market place. Bernard Baruch was one of the more astute investors of the world. He was born in 1870 and died in 1965. He was an advisor of Presidents and an extraordinary investor. ...
[Added: 30 Sep 2006 Hits: 373 Words: 902]
10.||The Chickens Come Home To Roost & When The Dust Settles-Lender Discovers Mortgage Fraud|
Things were going great. Work was great. The economy was smoking and people reportedly making a killing in real estate. "Flipping" this property, buying this one, selling that one and just living the "American Dream" to the fullest. ...
[Added: 27 Sep 2006 Hits: 428 Words: 879]
11.||Dumpty Humpty Sat On A…Winning With Credit Repair|
When Dumpty Humpty fell off the wall the creditors started calling and sending threatening letters all about what they were going to do to you and your credit. With speed dialers and predictive dialing systems there is no escape from ...
[Added: 25 Aug 2006 Hits: 419 Words: 848]
12.||"RepoMan Cometh…Notice of Default Received…Now What?"|
As the economy cools, mortgage foreclosures increase. Mike and Margaret had worked hard for all of their 10 years of marriage. During that period they had some rough patches and vowed not to get jammed up on their finances again. Mike from time ...
[Added: 12 Aug 2006 Hits: 402 Words: 895]
13.||"You Have No Credit…Have A Job & Want To Buy A Home"|
Many working people in the U.S. have no established credit, but want to own their own home. They never held a credit card or bought a car with installment payments. There is no credit score with any bureau. It's almost like they are leaving ZERO financial footprints ...
[Added: 04 Aug 2006 Hits: 413 Words: 865]
14.||"Opiate-Like Addiction Besets College Campuses In The U.S."|
Parents and students alike have prepared for this first day of school in college. The hard studying and sacrifice have brought them to their first day of college. Years of preparation and planning have set the stage for what lies ahead to ...
[Added: 21 Jul 2006 Hits: 659 Words: 927]
Teaser rates on variable mortgage products looked great at the beginning. Borrowers are starting to come out from the affect of the ether and waking up to a rate that is in some cases DOUBLE from ...
[Added: 21 Jul 2006 Hits: 398 Words: 752]