Monthly Archives: January 2012

Real Estate Notes from the Wall Street Journal

Two recent articles in the Wall Street Journal give some interesting insights into new homes. Metrostudy released a report that says the San Diego is one of the strongest markets for new home builders. Fourth quarter 2011 construction numbers are … Continue reading

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Help for Unemployed Homeowners

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac announced new programs targeted to home owners who have lost their jobs. The programs, called Forbearance, allow the suspension, and in some cases reduction, of payments for unemployed homeowners. Loan servicers have authority to include homeowners … Continue reading

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“Buy and Hold” a Failed Strategy?

I saw a post on another site today that said that investors who buy an investment property to hold are hurting the investment market. Say what??? I am an investor who has two rental properties. I have had these since … Continue reading

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