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Foreign Nationals Welcome According to the National Association of REALTORS' 2011 Profile of International Home Buying Activity, the U.S. continues to remain a top destination for foreign buyers as international purchases surged by $16 billion this year.  Below is a cheat sheet of requirements fo...
For all of my realtor and investor partners, you need to know this.  Give your clients the facts about the HAFA Program ($3,000 to the seller) BEFORE you start working the deal.If you're the guy who stuck up posters at the California State Capitol advertising that sellers can get $3,000 for doing...
Barrco Estates, Davie, FL 33024 This home has 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms and is 1,671 square feet in the Davie/Hollywood area.  The remodeled kitchen has solid wood cabinets and newer appliances.  The guest bathroom is also remodeled. The roof is only 4 years old.  It's bee freshly painted inside...
We lost the fight. . .for now. The U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit has just issued an Order dissolving the Administrative Stay which was issued on March 31, 2011.  Accordingly, the Federal Reserve Board's implementation of the Loan Originator Compensation Rule (...
So you're saying there's a chance. . .Wanted to get this out ASAP.  At least someone in the court recognized that the Fed's Compensation Rule needs to be scrutinized more carefully.BREAKING NEWS: Sweeping Federal Reserve Rule Delayed Appellate Court Grants a Stay of the Fed’s LO Compensation Rule...
I always get asked by first-time homebuyers, "What are the closing costs?"  Sure, everyone has their own definition of closing costs.  But I know what they are really asking me: "How much am I paying in TOTAL out of my pocket?"  It amazes me how many potential first-time homebuyers are ignorant t...
HOUSE AUCTION  The following property will be sold at Auction on February 13, 2011.       7130 Raleigh St, Hollywood, FL 33024 The hours of the Open Bid Auction are between 1:00 and 4:00pm on both Saturday,February 12 and Sunday, February 13, 2011.  Bids will end at 4:00pm on Sunday. The property...

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