Posts Tagged ‘az foreclosures’

1
Nov

Five Tips For Investors Thinking About Buying A Short Sale

Many beginning investors see short sales as a very inviting opportunity to jump into the real estate investment market.  They are attracted to the chance to buy low, but they don’t always realize the reality of what is happening across the nation with short sale transactions. It isn’t a simple solution for a financially distressed seller, or the path […]

23
Feb

Inman article debates rental glut in the Phoenix rental market

HomeLovers was included last week in author Steve Bergsman’s “Don’t call it a glut” article on Inman News.  (No membership to Inman? You can also read the full article here.) Bergsman took another look at a claim from one of his earlier articles, which stated that cities like Phoenix and Denver were showing signs of a single-family-home […]

1
Dec

What Investors Need to Know About AZ Short Sales

by Barbara Broyles, HomeLovers Short sales are very popular with investors because they represent an opportunity to buy a home at less than market value. However, before stepping into the quicksand, there are a few things investors should be aware of. You may be riding on the Titanic, so diversify Short sales are a slow […]

19
Oct

Canadian Buyer Looking for Arizona Foreclosures?

HomeLovers’ Barbara Broyles was on Trulia this morning, answering a question from a Canadian Buyer looking at Arizona foreclosed homes. Click here for the full Trulia dialog. One rule of thumb for Canadian buyers that are not paying cash? Get your financing in order BEFORE you start looking. It can take longer than you think. […]

6
Aug

Short Sale Deals Often Collapse – How To Help Prevent It

USA Today recently ran an interesting article on how home sellers are increasingly frustrated as short sale deals collapse – often months into the deal when potential buyers walk away due to lengthy delays. Read the article here. The author wisely points out that the banks are only part of the problem. Buyers/sellers can’t do […]

22
Jul

Phoenix Foreclosure Sweet Spot

According to MSN, Phoenix is still one of the top three leading destinations, regardless of all the marketplace grumbling. Read the article: http://realestate.msn.com/article.aspx?cp-documentid=19873357&gt1=35000 In spite of all the stress in the economy, people on the move are still coming to Phoenix. This steady growth in population over time is fueling our recovery and contributing to […]