If you are a struggling homeowner looking to take advantage of Obamas mortgage bailout plan, you must be familiar with the government assisted process called HAMP. The HAMP process is responsible for giving 5 million struggling borrowers the opportunity to get Mortgage Loan Modifications. Only persons that were previously late on payments can apply. Here… Continue reading Loan Modifications Must Name HAMP – The Ultimate Solution For Struggling Homeowners
Selling your own house can be fun, stressful and simultaneously idyllic. On the one hand you’re trying to get the best deal for yourself, perhaps to take advantage of the current buyers market – when you’ve decided to sell it privately you have no agent to rely on to keep things running smoothly. On the… Continue reading Selling Your Own House – Problems
Cortez Hill is a very sought after area in East Austin. Bordered byorney Creek, 11th and 32nd Streets, Cortez Hill is a slightly older neighborhood with medium home values approaching $160,000. The neighborhood is an older part of East Austin with homes built in the 1940’s-50’s settled into the low value neighborhoods in the 1980’s,… Continue reading Cortez Hill, East Austin
It’s been a long time since we’ve seen such a ubiquitous term as “the snowbird effect”. That mild reference to winter is a new phenomenon and can cause seasonal effects in many climates. Those slight seasonal changes are not always accompanied by dramatic swings in the value of single family homes. If we look at… Continue reading Is it Too Late to Get Into Real Estate this Winter?