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Can A Lender Profit From A Short Sale?

by The Jamison Team on 04/18/16



With the recent number of foreclosure happening all around the nation, homeowners from around the United States are looking for effective ways to avoid this whole fixating situation. Moreover, it is not just the homeowners who are affected by this trying situation of foreclosure, but also the lender organization has to bear a lot of trouble due to these unfortunate, yet in most cases inevitable, situation. Although the consciousness is still not so overtly acclaimed as yet, there are ways to combat situations like these, an assured one of which is short sale of the property under question.  Read more here....

Fixer Uppers: What To Fix?

by The Jamison Team on 04/06/16



You've bought a house, a fixer-upper you can make some money on. What improvements and repairs should you make? First of all, you need to know this before you buy, as I explained in another article. Before and after you buy, though, you need to have some simple rules with which to start analyzing possible fixes. Learn more here....

Buying Real Estate That's Not For Sale

by The Jamison Team on 04/01/16


Buying real estate can start with a look in the newspaper, a visit to a broker, or a search online. These are all good ways to find your next investment property. You're looking at the same properties as every other investor, of course, so it's not always easy to beat the competition to a great buy.

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Buying A Home – Rain, Sun, and Weather Issues

by The Jamison Team on 03/21/16



When buying a home, it can be easy to overlook year-around weather issues. You may think you are purchasing a home in a sunny area, but come to find there is always a heavy cloud cover. This is just one of a number of weather issues to consider when selecting your dream home.

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7 Simple Steps To Real Estate Investing

by The Jamison Team on 03/03/16


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.

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Avoiding Loan Penalties

by The Jamison Team on 02/23/16


Have you ever been late on a loan repayment?

It seems that just at the time that you need it least, banks and other lenders slap hefty charges on your account. This is the last thing you need, especially when you’re finding it difficult to keep up with your repayments. It’s like a spiral, you’re late on a payment, so you get a late fee, then the fee makes it harder to meet your next payment so you get another late fee, or a late fee from one of your other accounts. Before you know it all your money is going on late fees instead of on the payments themselves. Read more here....

5 Facts You Must Know When Applying For a Loan

by The Jamison Team on 02/11/16


APPLYING FOR A SECURED LOAN WITH BAD CREDIT

Having bad credit history can be like carrying a backpack full of worries. You don’t only have to face the elevated rates on credit cards and loans, but acquiring any type of credit can seem like an unbearable obstacle to overcome.

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Checks and Balances

by The Jamison Team on 02/04/16


Checks are basically written for the transfer of funds from the account of a check holder in a bank or any other depository institution. The purpose of checks is similar to that of money, easing transactions.

?One needs to keep in mind certain things to avoid problems on a later date. Take care that you use a proper pen, preferably use an ink pen. All the information should be filed in carefully. Look out that the numerical and written check amounts match. In case of..... Read more here...

Best Home Mortgage Loan – What To Look For In A Mortgage

by The Jamison Team on 01/25/16


With a credit score of 680 or higher, you have a plethora of home loan options. Basically, you can choose your terms, but you want to make sure you find the best financing package. That means looking at financing costs, terms, and lenders. Read more here....

ABC's of A Good Accountant

by The Jamison Team on 01/14/16


Have a good laugh at this joke concerning accountants:

?A businessman was interviewing applicants for the position of divisional manager. He devised a simple test to select the most suitable person for the job. He asked each applicant the question, "How much is two and two?"   Read the rest here....

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