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Housing Market Recovery Gaining Momentum Heading Into 2014

The global financial crisis that hit in 2008 had a ripple effect that has lasted the better part of the last five years, particularly in the housing market. But it seems that a recovery is underway, as 2013 proved to … Read More

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Indiana Conducts Crackdown On Foreclosure Scam Artists

In the years since the 2007-2009 financial crisis, many companies have been founded with the stated goal of helping homeowners who are behind on their mortgage payments. One kind of company which offered relief to distressed homeowners focused on so-called … Read More

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5 Tips For Investing In Your First Foreclosure

Purchasing a foreclosure is a great way to obtain an investment property under market value. With the recent glut of foreclosed homes which came onto the market recent years, many people have become tempted to enter the market and invest. … Read More

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2013 Saw Fewer Foreclosures As Foreclosure Purchase Market Swelled

Despite the fact that 2013’s foreclosure market was significantly down from that of 2012, in much of the country buyers reportedly flocked to purchase the repossessed homes. Much has been made about the rebound in home sales in 2013. What … Read More

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Foreclosure Filings Down But Still Top 1.3 Million For 2013

In the wake of the 2007-2010 financial crisis foreclosure filings skyrocketed. But after hitting a peak of 2.9 million filings in 2010, the overall foreclosure filing rate dropped to just 1.3 million in 2013. 2013 saw foreclosure filings levied against … Read More

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Maryland Undergoing Foreclosure Tidal Wave

Maryland is one of the wealthiest states in the union. Its close proximity to the nation’s capital, D.C. was once a part of Maryland, puts the state in the direct line of billions of dollars the federal government spends every … Read More

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The Challenges Of Investing In Foreclosures Post-Recession

Investing in foreclosures can be one of the best ways to maximize profits in the real estate business. For starters, foreclosures are usually sold under market value, giving the potential investor the opportunity to enter into an immediate equity position. … Read More

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Using Hard Money To Finance Your Foreclosure Deal – Q&A

Things are very interesting in the foreclosure real estate market these days: There is still a wealth of opportunity to buy a foreclosed property cheap and sell for a nice profit, but lenders are still afraid to welcome all borrowers … Read More

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