Have You Lost Your Marbles???
By Jim Poole, Zero Down, USDA Purchase Loans, FHA 203(K) Rehab & VA Streamline Loans
Have You Lost Your Marbles??? If you are like most Real Estate Professionals when the sub prime market ceased to exist you found a lot of your contacts (Marbles) had also cut their loses and taking off in search of new and hopefully greener pastures. Mortgage offices that use to be a buzz were empty, lenders branches that were full of activity were closed and the list goes on. Many small companies that served their communities had disappeared and with them so did your contacts(Marbles). What to do now? Sit it out or learn new trades, new skills. I myself struggled with these and many other questions. I went out and obtained my property appraisers license. It took time money and a lot of hard work and effort but I finally got it. Only to find that appraisal companies were cutting back st...