With Orlando Real Estate in high demand again, experienced investors are taking advantage of these almost perfect conditions for re-habbing houses. Even new investors are turning out in record numbers to try and cash in on flipping a house. Rookie investors will always make mistakes on their[...]
The Orlando real estate scene has seen renewed residential construction activity this year. According to Real Data Apartment Market Research, more than 6,100 dwelling units are being constructed in the Orange and Seminole counties - double the count of September, 2012. Central Orlando and the[...]
When the real estate market crashed, many people were left owing a lot more on their house than it was actually worth. Some also lost their jobs. It didn't matter what income bracket they were in, the crash affected upper, middle and lower income families alike.
In other words, you’re not [...]
Orlando homeowners are in a panic to sell their homes before the end of the year when the Mortgage Tax Debt Relief Act of 2007 is set to expire.
There’s a chance that the Act could be extended but, if Congress fails to extend the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act of 2007 before the end of the [...]
Don't be afraid to ask your Orlando realtor questions about your short sale
So you've decided to pursue a short sale on your home either because it owes more than what it's worth and and just want to get out from under it or because you've fallen behind on your mortgage payments. You're next [...]
"The City Beautiful" a great place to invest in real estate
Orlando is undoubtedly one of the most frequently visited places in the United States. The demand for real estate in Orlando is constantly on the rise. In fact, in recent times Orlando has witnessed an immense growth in the world of real [...]
Financial Hardship is not the only reason why Orlando homeowners are not paying their mortgage
Strategic Default is when a homeowner decides to stop paying their mortgage, not necessarily because they can’t afford it, but because it’s a bad investment not worth paying into anymore. Even if the [...]
Choosing the Right Orlando Short Sale Agent is Serious Business
As short sale agents, we go through all the same emotions as the seller we are representing. Working with these lenders can definitely provoke some strong emotions such as anger and frustration at times. Battling it out with short [...]
All Orlando Realtors Were not Created Equally
When it comes to doing an Orlando short sale, many things come into play. One of the most important aspects of this particular home selling process is the agent that you choose. Your real estate agent will be doing all of the negotiations for you [...]
The longest Orlando short sale in our company history.
I had just had to share this story about an Orlando short sale that we've been working on for well over 3 1/2 years.
We started this file in December of 2008 It was a pretty common story; She had a 1st mortgage with GMAC for 434k and a [...]