Ready to Move? Consider Selling Your Property at Auction!

Anyone who’s ever sold their home knows that it can be a stressful, difficult and downright expensive process. Following the burst of the housing bubble in 2007 it became especially challenging for people to turn a profit on homes on the open market. Some homes sat on the market for years, depreciating in value and… Read more »

Real Estate a Commodity Market

Real estate and auctions are a tough business, as they depend on a fluctuating economy and people’s faith in the market. Sometimes that faith is shattered and people shy away from making smart investments in favor of playing it safe due to the possibility of risk.   For the past few years, many attribute this… Read more »

Buying a Home at Auction

Real estate auctions provide an alternative means of property acquisition to the traditional real estate agent-buyer/seller dynamic. Many real estate investors will only buy at auction, citing the advantages for both buyers and sellers. For starters, bidders determine the property selling price. This subsequently determines the true real estate value and is a good reflection… Read more »

What to Look for in an Income Property

When in the market for income property, there are many points to consider before signing a purchase agreement and committing to a years-long mortgage. But there is one item to always remember; you want an income property to function as a steady source of income. To achieve a consistent income stream, factors such as curb… Read more »

Do Short Sales Save Your Credit?

With the real estate bust that hit pretty hard across the nation around 7 years ago, a lot of the rules changed. Subsequently, banks have made it easier for loan holders to avoid foreclosure and save their credit in the event of financial hardships. Many new ‘life rafts’ were introduced in recent years. And though… Read more »

Understanding “Auction Chant”

Maybe your only experience of hearing the melodic chant of an auctioneer is spending a Saturday afternoon around the TV, watching PBS.     Or maybe you were brought up around the authentic experience of actually going to auctions every Saturday with your family. Either way, the chant you experience at an auction house has… Read more »