Real Estate

Apartment shopping can be so exhilarating, can’t it? The thrill of breaking free from home as a first-time renter or looking for that long-awaited upgrade in square foot for your growing family—whether you are in Omaha or New York City—who can resist? Unfortunately, that excitement can turn cold if you’re not careful. Worse, your dream […]

Very often when people discover La Jolla, California they feel that they have found paradise. La Jolla is actually Spanish for “the jewel”, a description that anyone who has spent time in La Jolla can say is fairly accurate. Year round mild weather easy access to beaches, golf courses and a vibrant community are just […]

The Advantages of Buying Properties REO

by Allia Vidmer on February 1, 2010

It is quite possible that you have heard the expression REO property or properties REO before. When someone refers to a house or a building as something called properties REO it means that it is a property that has been returned to the bank after an unsuccessful foreclosure auction. Generally speaking, a foreclosure sale rarely […]

Tips for Choosing Foreclosed Homes for Sale

by Allia Vidmer on January 28, 2010

Buying foreclosed homes for sale is often recommended as a quick way to flip properties and make money. In reality there is a lot of skill in knowing what types of homes can be turned over quickly and also what types of properties are the best investment for a home for you and your family. […]

The Top Property Markets in Central America

by revealreal on January 11, 2010

There is not just one real estate market in Central America or one real estate market in Costa Rica, there are many markets and sub-markets. Real estate is not uniform across the region, the performance of different ‘purchasing destinations’ can vary considerably. The most successful real estate investors understand this and get geographically granular when […]